Pacific Fishery Management Council

Pacific Fishery Management Council

June 2020 Council Meeting - Briefing Book Public Comments

Public Comments
Open for comment until 06/05/2020 05:00 PM PDT
All comments are part of the public record.
Meeting Time: 06/12/2020 08:00 AM PDT

The following Agenda has not been finalized and subject to change.



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Public Comments received between 05/11/20 and by 05/22/20 will be posted with the Advanced Briefing Book on 05/22/20 at 5:01pm. 
Comments received after 05/22/20 at 5pm, will be posted as supplemental upon review. The comment window closes on 06/5/20 at 5pm.


The June meeting of the Council was originally planned to be held in person in San Diego, CA, but due to concerns over the COVID-19 pandemic, the format of the meeting was changed to be conducted by webinar only.  In addition, several items originally anticipated to be on the Council’s June agenda have been postponed to accommodate the logistical challenges of the webinar meeting format

A. Call to Order
A1 Opening remarks, roll call, Executive Director's Report, Approve Agenda
B. Open Comment Period
B1 Comment Now (3) Comments on Non-Agenda Items
C. Administrative Matters
C1 Comment Now NMFS Report
C2 Comment Now Fiscal Matters
C3 Comment Now Approval of Council Meeting Record
C4 Comment Now Membership Appointments and Council Operating Procedures
C5 Comment Now Future Council Meeting Agenda and Workload Planning
D. Highly Migratory Species Management
D1 Comment Now International Management Activities
E. Salmon Management
E1 Comment Now Southern Oregon/Northern California Coast Coho Endangered Species Act (ESA) Consultation Update
E2 Comment Now Southern Resident Killer Whale (SRKW) ESA Consultation Update
E3 Comment Now Amendment 20: Annual Management Schedule and Boundary Change
F. Groundfish Management
F1 Comment Now (2) Final Action to Adopt Management Measures and Exempted Fishing Permits for 2021-2022 Fisheries
F2 Comment Now Stock Assessment Plan and Terms of Reference (TOR) – Final Action
F3 Comment Now Electronic Monitoring Program – Final Action
F4 Comment Now Inseason Adjustments – Final Action
G. Coastal Pelagic Species Management
G1 Comment Now Sardine Rebuilding Plan