UPDATE 3/18/20: The April 4-10 Council and Advisory Body meetings will be conducted by Webinar Only due to COVID-19 concerns. An updated agenda and meeting notice is now available. Instructions for participation in the webinars will be posted when they are available.

You can read the agenda and meeting notice here.

March 2020 Briefing Book

A. Call to Order

B. Open Comment Period

C. Administrative Matters

D. Habitat Issues

E. Salmon Management

  • E.1 Situation Summary: National Marine Fisheries Service Report
    • E.1 Attachment 1: Letter regarding schedule for the 2020 salmon season regulatory review from Mr. Chris Oliver, Assistant Director of Fisheries to Mr. Chuck Tracy, Executive Director of Pacific Fishery Management Council; received January 29, 2020
    • E.1 Attachment 2: Letter of Notice of Intent to Sue from Wild Fish Conservancy to U.S. Department of Commerce and National Marine Fisheries Service for failing to ensure that their authorization of the southeast Alaska salmon fisheries does not jeopardize the continued existence of the Southern Resident Killer Whale and four Chinook salmon species; received January 9, 2020
    • E.1.a, Supplemental NMFS Report 1
    • E.1.b, Supplemental NWFSC Report 1: Salmon-related publications of the Northwest and Southwest Fisheries Science Center in 2019-present

F. Pacific Halibut Management

G. Ecosystem Management

H. Groundfish Management

I. Highly Migratory Species Management

Ancillary Meetings (Advisory Body and Committee Agendas AND Committee Memos)

Ancillary Agendas

Advisory Body and Committee Memos

Informational Reports, General Information, and Membership Roster

Informational Reports

General Information and Membership Roster

  • General Information for March 2020: Chair’s Reception Flyer, Future Meeting Schedule, Hotel Floor Plan (meeting room layout), Council Member Seating Chart, and Membership Roster