The Pacific Fishery Management Council’s (Pacific Council) Ad Hoc 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 Tuesday, January 31, 2023, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Friday, February 3, 2023, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., Pacific Time, or until business for each day is completed.
Purpose of the meeting
The primary purpose of this meeting is for the GEMPAC/TAC to review materials and prepare recommendations for the March 2023 Pacific Council meeting regarding potential changes to the Pacific Council’s electronic monitoring program.
Attachment 1: PSFMC EM Review Monitoring Cost Analysis
Attachment 2: NMFS Concerns and Questions for GEMPAC (1/31 and 2/3)
Attachment 3: EM Partial Video Review Simulation Results 1-27-2023 (Excel File)
Attachment 4: Electronic Monitoring Program – Range of Alternatives presentation