Groundfish Electronic Monitoring Policy Advisory and Technical Advisory Committees to meet October 24 & 28, 2022

The Pacific Fishery Management Council’s (Pacific Council) Groundfish Electronic Monitoring Policy Advisory and Technical Advisory Committees (GEMPAC/TAC) will hold an online meeting, which is open to the public. The meeting will be held Monday, October 24, 2022 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Friday, October 28, 2022 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., Pacific Time, or until business for each day is completed.

Groundfish Advisory Subpanel to hold online meeting October 26, 2022

The Pacific Fishery Management Council’s (Pacific Council) Groundfish Advisory Subpanel (GAP) will hold a public online meeting. The meeting will be held Wednesday, October 26, 2022, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Pacific Daylight Time, or until business for the day has been completed.

Highly Migratory Species Advisory Subpanel to hold online meeting October 24, 2022

The Pacific Fishery Management Council’s (Pacific Council) Highly Migratory Species Advisory Subpanel (HMSAS) will hold a meeting, which is open to the public. The online meeting will be held Monday, October 24, 2022, from 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Pacific Daylight Time, or until business is completed.

Purpose of the meeting

The purpose of this meeting is for the HMSAS to familiarize its members with relevant topics to be taken up at the November 2022 Pacific Council meeting and begin considering the contents of reports the HMSAS may wish to submit to the Pacific Council. An agenda for the HMSAS meeting will be posted one week prior to the meeting.

Meeting materials

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

To attend the online meeting

Please join using this link:

https://v.ringcentral.com/join/196722473

Meeting ID: 196722473

Or dial: +1 (650) 4191505 United States (San Mateo, CA)

Access Code / Meeting ID: 196722473

International numbers available: https://v.ringcentral.com/teleconference

Technical information

For technical assistance, you may send an email to Kris Kleinschmidt or call/text 503-820-2412; or email Sandra Mondal or call/text 503-820-2419.

System requirements

PC-based attendees: Required: Windows® 8 or 10
Mac®-based attendees: Required: Mac OS® X 10.5 or newer
Mobile attendees: Required: iPhone®, iPad®, Android™ phone or Android tablet (See your phone’s App Store and search for RingCentral meeting or visit RingCentral Mobile App site)

Additional information

Requests for sign language interpretation or other auxiliary aids should be directed to Kris Kleinschmidt at 503-280-2412 at least ten business days prior to the meeting date.

If you have additional questions regarding the meeting, please contact Dr. Kit Dahl at 503-820-2422; toll free 1-866-806-7204, extension 422.

Space is still available – Marine Resource Education Program workshop series (2022-2023)

The Gulf of Maine Research Institute is happy to announce a two-part Marine Resources Education Program West Coast Fisheries Science & Management workshop series October 4-6, 2022 (science) and January 17-19, 2023 (management). Applications are being accepted now. Interested fishermen should apply as soon as possible at https://mrep.gmri.org/apply (please note, the deadline has been extended as space is still […]

Budget Committee to hold online meeting October 26, 2022

The Pacific Fishery Management Council’s (Pacific Council) Budget Committee will hold a meeting to consider budget issues as outlined in the Budget Committee Agenda. The online meeting is open to the public and will be held Wednesday, October 26, 2022 at 3 p.m. Pacific Time until business for the day has been completed.

NMFS SWFSC to Host Pacific Sardine Stock Structure Workshop November 15-17, 2022

The National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) Southwest Fisheries Science Center (SWFSC) will be hosting the Pacific Sardine Stock Structure workshop from Tuesday, November 15 to Thursday, November 17, 2022 from 9:30 am- 4 pm PST at their La Jolla facility (Pacific Room 8901 La Jolla Shores Drive San Diego, CA 92037). This workshop will be offered in […]

September 2022 Decision Summary Document

September 9-14, 2022  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 transcripts.  […]

Groundfish Management Team to hold online meeting October 20, 2022

The Pacific Fishery Management Council (Pacific Council) will convene a half-day webinar meeting of its Groundfish Management Team (GMT) to initiate discussions and analyses on groundfish items on the Pacific Council’s November 2022 meeting agenda.  This meeting is open to the public. The online meeting will be held on Thursday, October 20, 2022, starting at 8:30 a.m. Pacific Time and ending at 12 p.m. Pacific Time, or when business has been completed for the day.

Purpose of the meeting

The primary purpose of the GMT webinar is to prepare for the Pacific Council’s November 2022 agenda items.  The GMT will discuss items related to groundfish management and administrative matters on the Pacific Council’s November agenda.  The GMT may also address other assignments relating to groundfish management.  No management actions will be decided by the GMT. 

Meeting materials

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

To attend the online meeting

Please join using this link: https://v.ringcentral.com/join/222824233

Meeting ID: 222824233

Or dial: +1 (650) 4191505 United States (San Mateo, CA)

Access Code / Meeting ID: 222824233

International numbers available: https://v.ringcentral.com/teleconference

Technical information

For technical assistance, you may send an email to Kris Kleinschmidt or call/text 503-820-2412; or email Sandra Mondal or call/text 503-820-2419.

System requirements

  • PC-based attendees: Required: Windows® 8 or 10
  • Mac®-based attendees: Required: Mac OS® X 10.5 or newer
  • Mobile attendees: Required: iPhone®, iPad®, Android™ phone or Android tablet (See your phone’s App Store and search for RingCentral meeting or visit RingCentral Mobile App site)

Additional information

Requests for sign language interpretation or other auxiliary aids should be directed to Kris Kleinschmidt at 503-280-2412 at least ten business days prior to the meeting date.

If you have additional questions regarding the meeting, please contact Todd Phillips at 503-820-2426; toll free 1-866-806-7204, extension 426.