Ad Hoc Marine Planning Committee to hold online meeting September 1, 2021

The Pacific Fishery Management Council’s (Pacific Council) ad hoc Marine Planning Committee (MPC) will hold an online meeting. This meeting is open to the public. The online meeting will be held Wednesday, September 1, 2021, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Pacific Daylight Time, or until business for the day has been completed.

Purpose of the meeting

The MPC will consider information related to the United States Bureau of Ocean Energy Management’s (BOEM) planning process for future offshore wind energy leases off the U.S. West Coast.  Specifically, the MPC will consider a BOEM request for comment related to two areas off California: the Morro Bay 399 area and the Humboldt Bay Wind Energy Area.  The MPC may also consider pending wind energy Call Areas off the Oregon Coast, other wind energy activities, or other related marine planning matters such as offshore aquaculture.  The MPC may develop comments and recommendations to the Pacific Council for consideration at its September 2021 meeting.  The MPC may also address administrative matters such as electing officers.

Meeting Materials

Agenda

BOEM PowerPoint Presentation – Oregon Offshore Wind Energy Planning

BOEM PowerPoint Presentation – Outer Continental Shelf Wind Energy Leasing in California

To attend the online meeting

  1. Join the meeting by using this link: https://meetings.ringcentral.com/join
  2. Enter the Meeting ID: 144 035 1191  and click JOIN
  3. Next you will be prompted to either download:

  •  the RingCentral meetings application OR
  •  join the meeting without a download via your web browser,

  1. Enter your name and click JOIN.
  2. You may use your telephone for the audio portion of the meeting by dialing the TOLL number provided on your screen, followed by the meeting ID and participant ID (also provided on the screen)
  3. Once connected, you will be in the meeting, seeing other participants and a shared screen, if applicable.

For the best audio experience, please use computer audio. If you are not able to use the RingCentral application via computer or mobile device, please join the “audio only” portion of the online meeting by calling one of the numbers below.

Telephone: Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):

US: +1(650)2424929

+1(213)2505700

+1(623)4049000 (US West)

+1(720)9027700 (US Central)

+1(346)9804201

+1(773)2319226 (US North)

+1(312)2630281

+1(469)4450100 (US South)

+1(470)8692200 (US East)

+1(646)3573664

Meeting ID: 144 035 1191

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

Technical information

How to join a RingCentral Meeting

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

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 workshop, please contact Kerry Griffin at 503-820-2409;  toll-free 1-866-806-7204.

Coastal Pelagic Species Management Team to hold online meeting August 19, 2021

The Pacific Fishery Management Council’s Coastal Pelagic Species Management Team will hold an online meeting, which is open to the public. The online meeting will be held Thursday, August 19, 2021, beginning at 10 a.m. Pacific Daylight Time and continuing until 4 p.m. or until business is completed.

Purpose of the meeting

The primary purpose of this online meeting is to discuss and potentially develop reports for the Pacific Council’s September meeting.  Topics may include Ecosystem and Administrative agenda items, including Standardized Bycatch Reporting Methodology.

Meeting Materials

Agenda

To attend the online meeting

  1. Join the meeting by using this link: https://meetings.ringcentral.com/join
  2. Enter the Meeting ID:  149 603 1998 and click JOIN
  3. Next you will be prompted to either download:

  •  the RingCentral meetings application OR
  •  join the meeting without a download via your web browser,

  1. Enter your name and click JOIN.
  2. You may use your telephone for the audio portion of the meeting by dialing the TOLL number provided on your screen, followed by the meeting ID and participant ID (also provided on the screen)
  3. Once connected, you will be in the meeting, seeing other participants and a shared screen, if applicable.

For the best audio experience, please use computer audio. If you are not able to use the RingCentral application via computer or mobile device, please join the “audio only” portion of the online meeting by calling one of the numbers below.

For Telephone: Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):

US: +1(213)2505700

+1(650)2424929

+1(623)4049000 (US West)

+1(720)9027700 (US Central)

+1(346)9804201

+1(470)8692200 (US East)

+1(646)3573664

+1(773)2319226 (US North)

+1(312)2630281

+1(469)4450100 (US South)

Meeting ID: 149 603 1998

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

Technical information

How to join a RingCentral Meeting

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

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 workshop, please contact Kerry Griffin at 503-820-2409;  toll-free 1-866-806-7204.

Groundfish Management Team to hold online meeting August 31, 2021

The Pacific Fishery Management Council (Pacific Council) will convene a webinar meeting of its Groundfish Management Team (GMT) to discuss items on the Pacific Council’s September 2021 meeting agenda.  This meeting is open to the public. The online meeting will be held on Tuesday, August 31 from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Pacific Daylight Time.  The scheduled ending time for this GMT meeting is an estimate, the meeting will adjourn when business for the day is completed.

Purpose of the meeting

The primary purpose of the GMT webinar is to prepare for the Pacific Council’s September 2021 agenda items.  The GMT may discuss groundfish management, ecosystem, and administrative Pacific Council agenda items.  The GMT may also address other assignments relating to groundfish management.  While the GMT may discuss recommendations to the Pacific Council, no management actions will be decided by the GMT.

Meeting materials

Agenda

To attend the online meeting

  1. Join the meeting by using this link: https://meetings.ringcentral.com/join,
  2. Enter the Meeting ID: 149 255 3510 and click JOIN
  3. Next you will be prompted to either download:
    1.  the RingCentral meetings application OR
    1.  join the meeting without a download via your web browser,
  4. Enter your name and affiliation, then click JOIN.
  5. You may use your telephone for the audio portion of the meeting by dialing the TOLL number provided on your screen, followed by the meeting ID and participant ID (also provided on the screen)
  6. Once connected, you will be in the meeting, seeing other participants and a shared screen, if applicable.

If you are not able to use the RingCentral application, please join the “audio only” portion of the online meeting by calling one of the numbers below.

Dial one of the following numbers – for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location – and enter the Meeting ID shown above:

(213) 250-5700

(346) 980-4201

(623) 404-9000 (US West)

(650) 242-4929

(720) 902-7700 (US Central)

(312) 263-0281

(469) 445-0100 (US South)

(470) 869-2200 (US East)

(646) 357-3664 (773) 231-9226 (US North)

Meeting ID: 149 255 3510

Technical information

How to join a RingCentral Meeting

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

Coastal Pelagic Species Management Team to hold online meeting August 2, 2021

The Pacific Fishery Management Council’s Coastal Pelagic Species Management Team will hold an online meeting, which is open to the public. The online meeting will be held Monday, August 2, 2021, beginning at 1 p.m. Pacific Daylight Time and continuing until 4 p.m. or until business is completed.

Purpose of the meeting

The primary purpose of this online meeting is to discuss the NMFS rule to implement provisions of the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act (MSA) that require all Fishery Management Plans (FMPs) to establish a standardized bycatch reporting methodology (SBRM) to assess the amount and type of bycatch occurring in a fishery.  Other matters such as administrative, ecosystem, and coastal pelagic species topics at upcoming Pacific Council meetings, and the Coastal Pelagic Species Stock Assessment and Fishery Evaluation document may be addressed as well.

Meeting Materials

Agenda

To attend the online meeting

  1. Join the meeting by using this link: https://meetings.ringcentral.com/join
  2. Enter the Meeting ID: 149 807 9292 and click JOIN
  3. Next you will be prompted to either download:

  •  the RingCentral meetings application OR
  •  join the meeting without a download via your web browser,

  1. Enter your name and click JOIN.
  2. You may use your telephone for the audio portion of the meeting by dialing the TOLL number provided on your screen, followed by the meeting ID and participant ID (also provided on the screen)
  3. Once connected, you will be in the meeting, seeing other participants and a shared screen, if applicable.

For the best audio experience, please use computer audio. If you are not able to use the RingCentral application via computer or mobile device, please join the “audio only” portion of the online meeting by calling one of the numbers below.

 Telephone:
    Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):
    US: +1(213)2505700
           +1(650)2424929
           +1(346)9804201
           +1(623)4049000 (US West)
           +1(720)9027700 (US Central)
           +1(646)3573664
           +1(773)2319226 (US North)
           +1(312)2630281
           +1(469)4450100 (US South)
           +1(470)8692200 (US East)
    Meeting ID: 149 807 9292
    International numbers available: https://meetings.ringcentral.com/teleconference

Technical information

How to join a RingCentral Meeting

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

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 workshop, please contact Kerry Griffin at 503-820-2409;  toll-free 1-866-806-7204.

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