Salmon Technical Team work session February 22-25, 2022

The Pacific Fishery Management Council’s (Pacific Council) Salmon Technical Team (STT) will hold an online work session February 22-25, 2022, which is open to the public. The online meeting will be held Tuesday, February 22, 2022, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. and and Wednesday, February 23 through Friday, February 25 from 9 am to 4 pm, Pacific Standard Time, or until business for the day is completed.

Salmon Technical Team work session January 18-21, 2022

The Pacific Fishery Management Council’s (Pacific Council) Salmon Technical Team (STT) will hold an online work session January 18-21, 2022, which is open to the public. The online meeting will be held Tuesday, January 18, 2022, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. and Wednesday, January 19 through Friday, January 21 from 9 am to 4 pm Pacific Standard Time, or until business for the day is completed.

Public hearing on salmon management (WA) scheduled for 7pm, Tuesday, March 22, 2022

The purpose of this public hearing is to receive comments on the proposed management alternatives in preparation for adopting final salmon management recommendations at the April Council meeting.

How to sign up for oral comment at this meeting:

Information will be here when available.

Hearing materials:

Materials will be posted to this page as soon as they are available.

To attend the hearing

This public hearing is tentatively scheduled to occur in person, in Westport, Washington; however, the status of the COVID-19 pandemic may require the meeting to be held online due to public health and safety concerns.  Actual hearing venues or instructions for joining online hearings will be posted in advance of the hearing dates.

Additional information

For further information about the hearing, please contact Robin Ehlke at 503-820-2410; toll-free 1-866-806-7204.

Alternative ways to provide public comment:

Public comment is also being accepted through April 5 at 5 pm Pacific Time via our E-Portal.

Public hearing on salmon management (CA) scheduled for 7pm, Tuesday, March 22, 2022

The purpose of this public hearing is to receive comments on the proposed management alternatives in preparation for adopting final salmon management recommendations at the April Council meeting.

How to sign up for oral comment at this meeting:

Information will be here when available.

Hearing materials:

Materials will be posted to this page as soon as they are available.

To attend the hearing

This public hearing is tentatively scheduled to occur in person, in Eureka, California; however, the status of the COVID-19 pandemic may require the meeting to be held online due to public health and safety concerns.  Actual hearing venues or instructions for joining online hearings will be posted in advance of the hearing dates.

Additional information

For further information about the hearing, please contact Robin Ehlke at 503-820-2410; toll-free 1-866-806-7204.

Alternative ways to provide public comment:

Public comment is also being accepted through April 5 at 5 pm Pacific Time via our E-Portal.

Area 2A Pacific Halibut Managers online meeting will be held January 4, 2022

The Pacific Fishery Management Council (Pacific Council) will host an online meeting of the Area 2A Pacific halibut governmental management entities that is open to the public. The online meeting will be held Tuesday, January 4, 2022, from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. Pacific Time, or until business for the day has been completed.

November 2021 Decision Summary Document

November 16-19, 21-22, 2021  Council Meeting Decision Summary Documents are highlights of significant decisions made at Council meetings.  Results of agenda items that do not reach a level of highlight significance are typically not described in the Decision Summary Document.  For a more detailed account of Council meeting discussions, see the Council meeting record and […]

Ad Hoc Ecosystem Workgroup to hold online meeting December 17, 2021

The Pacific Fishery Management Council’s (Pacific Council) Ad Hoc Ecosystem Workgroup (EWG) is holding an online meeting, which is open to the public. The online meeting will be held Friday, December 17, 2021, from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m., Pacific Standard Time, or until business for the day is completed.

Central Subpopulation of Northern Anchovy Stock Assessment Review Panel to be held online December 7-10, 2021

The Pacific Fishery Management Council’s (Pacific Council) will convene a Stock Assessment Review (STAR) Panel meeting to review the 2021 central subpopulation of northern anchovy (CSNA) stock assessment. The online meeting will be held Tuesday, December 7 through Friday, December 10, 2021, from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Pacific Standard Time, or until business for the day has been completed each day, and will be co-hosted by the NOAA Southwest Fisheries Science Center.

Purpose of the meeting

The primary purpose of this online meeting is to provide technical review of the CSNA stock assessment. The review panel will consist of at least three members of the Pacific Council’s Scientific and Statistical Committee’s Subcommittee on Coastal Pelagic Species (CPS), and at least two independent experts from the Center for Independent Experts. Representatives of the Pacific Council’s CPS Management Team and the CPS Advisory Subpanel will also participate in the review as advisers.

Meeting Materials

Agenda

Anchovy Assessment DRAFT as of 11-23-21

Spawning biomass of the Northern Anchovy – Jacobson et al 1995

Terms of reference Stock Assessment

2011 ATM Methodology Review Report

2015 ATM Report

2016 ATM Report

2017 ATM Report

2018 ATM Methodology Review Report

2018 ATM Report

2019 ATM Report

CCPSS CSNA STAR 2021 211124 DRAFT

To attend the online meeting

This meeting is being hosted by the SWFSC using Webex.

Join with the Webex link
Participants should enter their name and email address, then click “Join as a guest”
Password: @nch0vy2021!
Meeting number if needed: 2494 847 8476

Join by phone
+1-415-655-0002 US (NOT toll free)
Access code: 2494 847 8476

For technical assistance please contact Laurie Meyer, Help Desk Specialist II with the SWFSC
858-546-7082, laurie.meyer@noaa.gov

Additional information

Requests for sign language interpretation or other auxiliary aids should be directed to Dale Sweetnam at 858-546-7170 at least ten business days prior to the meeting date.

If you have additional questions regarding the meeting, please contact Kerry Griffin at 503-820-2409; toll free 1-866-806-7204, extension 409.

PRELIMINARY DRAFT NOVEMBER 2021 MOTIONS IN WRITING

Cautionary Note — These preliminary motions do not represent the final official administrative record. The motions and amendments contained in this blog are as projected on the screen at the Council meeting at the time of the Council vote and often use expedited language and references without the benefit of any final editing or proofing. They may use short-hand language or abbreviations that may not be clear without the context of verbal comments and clarifications made during their development at the meeting, or may contain inadvertent transposition errors. They have not been approved by the Council to represent the final official record of Council action. The final official record will be posted on the Council website after the Council approves the full meeting record at a future Council meeting.

Council Member Dashboard

November 2021 Council Meeting page Council stream: Panelist invites have been sent. Check your inbox, and reach out to Kris Kleinschmidt if you have not received your invite. As a Council member you will receive an email invitation with a unique-to-you URL to join the meeting. This will join you to the Council stream as […]