Groundfish Subcommittee of the Scientific and Statistical Committee to hold online workshop June 21-23, 2022

The Groundfish Subcommittee of the Pacific Fishery Management Council’s (Pacific Council’s) Scientific and Statistical Committee (SSC) will hold a workshop to develop methods for constructing abundance indices based on hook-and-line surveys.  Additionally, the SSC Groundfish Subcommittee will review the Species Distribution Model in Template Model Builder.  The workshop and methodology review meeting is open to the public.  The Groundfish Subcommittee’s online meeting will be held Tuesday, June 21, 2022 through Thursday, June 23, 2022 beginning at 8 a.m. and continuing until 5 p.m. Pacific Daylight Time or until business for the day has been completed.

Purpose of the meeting

The purpose of the SSC Groundfish Subcommittee’s meeting is to develop methods and best practices for constructing abundance indices based on hook-and-line surveys in a workshop.  Recommendations of SSC Groundfish Subcommittee members will inform the 2023 Accepted Practices Guidelines for Stock Assessments, which is a compilation of guidelines for groundfish stock assessment scientists.  Additionally, the SSC Groundfish Subcommittee will review the Species Distribution Model in Template Model Builder (sdmTMB).  The sdmTMB model is proposed for developing relative biomass indices in future groundfish stock assessments.  The SSC Groundfish Subcommittee report of workshop and methodology review findings and recommendations will be provided to the Pacific Council and the SSC at the November 2022 Pacific Council meeting.

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Coastal Pelagic Species Management Team to hold online work session Wednesday, May 4, 2022

The Pacific Fishery Management Council’s (Pacific Council) Coastal Pelagic Species Management Team (CPSMT) is holding an online meeting, which is open to the public. The online meeting will be held Wednesday, May 4, 2022, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Pacific Time or until business for the day has been completed.

Purpose of the meeting

The primary purpose of this online meeting is to discuss and potentially develop work products for the Pacific Council’s June 2022 meeting.  Topics will include the scope of Phase 2 of the essential fish habitat review and the Central Subpopulation of Northern Anchovy stock assessment.  Other items on the Pacific Council’s June agenda may be discussed as well.  The meeting agenda will be available on the Pacific Council’s website in advance of the meeting.

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Coastal Pelagic Species Subcommittee of the Scientific and Statistical Committee to hold online meeting May 5, 2022

The Coastal Pelagic Species (CPS) Subcommittee of the Pacific Fishery Management Council’s (Pacific Council’s) Scientific and Statistical Committee (SSC) will hold a meeting to review proposed revisions to the Terms of Reference for the CPS Stock Assessment Review Process for 2023 and 2024.  The meeting is open to the public.  The SSC CPS Subcommittee’s online meeting will be held Thursday, May 5, 2022 beginning at 9 a.m. and continuing until 12 p.m. Pacific Time or until business for the day has been completed.

Purpose of the meeting

The purpose of the SSC CPS Subcommittee’s meeting is to review proposed changes to the Terms of Reference for CPS Stock Assessment Reviews that will inform the process of conducting and reviewing CPS assessments in 2023 and 2024.  Members of the Pacific Council’s CPS advisory bodies are encouraged to attend.  The Pacific Council is scheduled to adopt a public review draft Terms of Reference at their June meeting in Vancouver, Washington.

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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 online meetings, please contact Ms. Jessi Doerpinghaus at 503-820-2415; toll free 1-866-806-7204, extension 410.

Coastal Pelagic Species Management Team and Coastal Pelagic Species Advisory Subpanel will hold a joint meeting March 1, 2022

The Pacific Fishery Management Council’s (Pacific Council) Coastal Pelagic Species Management Team and Coastal Pelagic Species Advisory Subpanel will hold a joint public meeting. The online meeting will be held Tuesday, March 1, 2022, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Pacific Standard Time or until business for the day has been completed.

Purpose of the meeting

The primary purpose of this meeting is to discuss and potentially develop work products for the Pacific Council’s March 2022 meeting.  Topics will include marine planning, ecosystem matters, and future meeting planning.  Other matters on the Pacific Council’s March agenda may be discussed as well.  The meeting agenda will be available on the Pacific Council’s website in advance of the meeting.

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If you have additional questions regarding the meeting, please contact Jessi Doerpinghaus at 503-820-2415; or Kerry Griffin at 503-820-2409.

Coastal Pelagic Species Management Team to hold online meeting February 2, 2022

The Pacific Fishery Management Council’s (Pacific Council) Coastal Pelagic Species Management Team will hold two public meetings. The meetings will be held Wednesday, February 2, 2022, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Pacific Standard Time or until business for the day has been completed, and Tuesday, February 8, 2022, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Pacific Standard Time or until business for the day has been completed.

Purpose of the meetings

The primary purpose of these online meetings is to discuss and potentially develop work products for the Pacific Council’s April and June 2022 meetings.  Topics will include Coastal Pelagic Species (CPS) Fishery Management Plan (FMP) revisions to remove the Active and Monitored management categories, FMP housekeeping updates, and the scope of Phase 2 of the essential fish habitat review. Other items on the Pacific Council’s April and June agendas may be discussed as well.

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Coastal Pelagic Species Subcommittee of the Scientific and Statistical Committee to hold online meeting March 2, 2022

The Pacific Fishery Management Council’s (Pacific Council) Coastal Pelagic Species (CPS) Subcommittee of the Scientific and Statistical Committee (SSC) will hold an online meeting. This meeting is open to the public. The online meeting will be held Wednesday, March 2, 2022, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Pacific Standard Time (PST) or until business for the day has been completed.

Purpose of the meeting

The Subcommittee will review the draft update stock assessment for Pacific sardine in preparation for full SSC and Council review at the April 2022 Pacific Council meeting.  At its April 2022 meeting, the Pacific Council is scheduled to use the update stock assessment to set harvest specifications and management measures for the 2022 – 2023 Pacific sardine fishery.

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DRAFT Update assessment of the Pacific sardine resource in 2022 for U.S. management in 2022-2023

Presentation: Update assessment for northern subpopulation Pacific sardine for fishing year 2022-2023

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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 Kerry Griffin at 503-820-2409; toll free 1-866-806-7204, extension 409.

Coastal Pelagic Species Management Team to hold online meeting February 8, 2022

The Pacific Fishery Management Council’s (Pacific Council) Coastal Pelagic Species Management Team will hold two public meetings. The meetings will be held Wednesday, February 2, 2022, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Pacific Standard Time or until business for the day has been completed, and Tuesday, February 8, 2022, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Pacific Standard Time or until business for the day has been completed.

Purpose of the meetings

The primary purpose of these online meetings is to discuss and potentially develop work products for the Pacific Council’s April and June 2022 meetings.  Topics will include Coastal Pelagic Species (CPS) Fishery Management Plan (FMP) revisions to remove the Active and Monitored management categories, FMP housekeeping updates, and the scope of Phase 2 of the essential fish habitat review. Other items on the Pacific Council’s April and June agendas may be discussed as well.

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Technical information

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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 Kerry Griffin at 503-820-2409; toll free 1-866-806-7204, extension 409.

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

DRAFT Response to Request

CCPSS Aerial Survey 2021 CSNA STAR

Post-meeting materials

Central Subpopulation of Northern Anchovy STAR Panel Meeting Report (December 7-10, 2021)

A Summary report of life history information on the Central subpopulation of Northern Anchovy for the 2021 stock assessment

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.