March 2021 Briefing Book

March 2021 Council Meeting

A. Call to Order

B. Open Comment Period

C. Administrative Matters

D. Habitat Issues

E. Salmon

F. Pacific Halibut

G. Groundfish

H. Highly Migratory Species

I. Ecosystem Management

Advisory Body and Committee Agendas AND Committee Memos

Advisory Body and Committee Agendas

Advisory Body and Committee Memos

Informational Reports, General Information, and Membership Roster

Informational Reports

  • Informational Report 1: NMFS Procedure 01-101-11; Procedural Guidance for Changing Assessed Stock Status from Known to Unknown
  • Informational Report 2: Report to Congress; Section 201(a) of the Modernizing Recreational Fisheries Management Act of 2018
  • Informational Report 3: Letter from Mid-Atlantic Council to Secretary of the Interior re: USFWS Licensing and Inspection Requirements for U.S. Squid Fisheries
  • Informational Report 4: NOAA Report “West Coast Fisheries Impacts from Covid-19”
  • Informational Report 5: OLE Trawl Rationalization Compliance Summary -2020
  • Informational Report 6: WDFW News Release February 9, 2021; Applications open for federal relief funding to commercial fishing, shellfish, charter and seafood sector industry members
  • Supplemental Informational Report 7: NOAA Fisheries to Develop a PEIS for Saltonstall-Kennedy Program
  • Supplemental Informational Report 8: NOAA 30-day comment period “Give us Your Input on Making Fisheries and Protected Resources More Resilient to Climate Change”

General Information and Membership Roster