Groundfish Advisory Subpanel to hold online meeting August 25, 2022

The Pacific Fishery Management Council’s (Pacific Council) Groundfish Advisory Subpanel (GAP) will hold a public online meeting. The meeting will be held Thursday, August 25, 2022, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Pacific Daylight Time, or until business for the day has been completed.

Purpose of the meeting

The primary purpose of this meeting is for the GAP to receive information about potential fishery management changes regarding non-trawl rockfish conservation area management and to begin reviewing materials and preparing recommendations on groundfish matters for the September 2022 Pacific Council meeting. The GAP may also discuss other items on the Pacific Council’s September agenda, particularly Pacific halibut, ecosystem, and administrative matters.

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:

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Meeting ID: 301021587

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

Meeting ID: 301021587

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 Brett Wiedoff at 503-820-2424; toll free 1-866-806-7204, extension 424.

Scientific and Statistical Committee Groundfish Subcommittee to hold online meeting August 11, 2022

The Pacific Fishery Management Council’s (Pacific Council) Scientific and Statistical Committee’s (SSC’s) Groundfish Subcommittee will hold a public online meeting. The meeting will be held Thursday, August 11, 2022, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Pacific Daylight Time or until business for the day has been completed.

Purpose of the meeting

The SSC’s Groundfish Subcommittee will discuss the availability of ageing structures collected by the states and NMFS in fishery sampling and surveys that may inform stock assessments prioritized for 2023 and 2025.  The SSC Groundfish Subcommittee will recommend how ageing labs should prioritize the ageing of these structures to optimize the availability of data for 2023 and 2025 stock assessments.  These recommendations will be provided to the SSC and the Pacific Council for their deliberations at their September meetings.

Meeting materials

Agenda

To attend the online meeting

Please join using this link:

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Meeting ID: 228897184

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

Meeting ID: 228897184

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 John DeVore at 503-820-2413; toll free 1-866-806-7204, extension 413.

Ad Hoc Marine Planning Committee to hold online meeting July 26, 2022

The Pacific Fishery Management Council’s (Pacific Council) Ad Hoc Marine Planning Committee (MPC) will hold a public online meeting. The meeting will be held Tuesday, July 26, 2022, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Pacific Daylight Time or until business for the day has been completed.

Purpose of the meeting

The primary purpose of this online meeting is for the MPC to discuss issues related to offshore wind energy development and NOAA Aquaculture Opportunity Areas. The MPC may discuss the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management’s request for comment on its Draft Fisheries Mitigation Strategy and may develop a report to the Pacific Council for consideration at its September meeting. Other marine planning topics or emerging issues may be discussed as necessary. The meeting agenda will be available on the Pacific Council’s website in advance of the meeting, and the meeting will be recorded for the benefit of interested parties who aren’t able to attend the meeting at its scheduled time and date. 

Meeting materials

Agenda

Meeting Recording

https://youtu.be/S1vmYLhUCV8

California Energy Commission to hold workshop 6/27/22

California Energy Commission to hold workshop on Assembly Bill 525: Offshore wind maximum feasible capacity and megawatt planning goals for 2030 and 2045 Note: This is not a Council sponsored event.

Ad Hoc Marine Planning Committee to hold online meeting Tuesday, May 24, 2022

The Pacific Fishery Management Council’s (Pacific Council) Ad Hoc Marine Planning Committee (MPC) will hold an online meeting that is open to the public. The online meeting will be held Tuesday, May 24, 2022 from at 1 p.m. Pacific Daylight Time to 4:30 p.m., or when business has been completed.

Purpose of the meeting

The primary purpose of this online meeting is for the MPC to discuss several issues related to offshore wind energy development, including Oregon Call Areas and future lease sales off California.  The MPC will also discuss NOAA Aquaculture Opportunity Areas and may develop a supplemental MPC report for the June Pacific Council meeting.  Other marine planning topics or emerging issues may be discussed as necessary. 

Meeting materials

Agenda

BOEM Slides

To attend the online meeting

Please join using this link:
https://v.ringcentral.com/join/142899970

Meeting ID: 142899970

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

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