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.
Purpose of the meeting
The primary purpose of this meeting is for the GEMPAC/TAC to review materials and prepare recommendations for the November 2022 Pacific Council meeting regarding potential changes to the Pacific Council’s electronic monitoring program.
Attachment 1: Title 50 – Wildlife and Fisheries
Attachment 2: Federal Register Notice
Attachment 3: Electronic Monitoring Program Manual
Attachment 4: 2021 West Coast Groundfish Electronic Monitoring Program
Attachment 5: GEMPAC – Subgroup 2 – Draft report – October 2022
Attachment 6: EM Trusted Provider / PSMFC Manual Draft
Attachment 7: GEMPAC IFQ Quota attainment datasheet (Excel file – downloads before opening)
Attachment 8: IFQ Allowable Discard List (Excel file – downloads before opening)
Attachment 9: West Coast Electronic Monitoring Updates
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 Brett Wiedoff at 503-820-2424; toll free 1-866-806-7204, extension 424.