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Public Comments received between 8/03/20 and by 8/17/20 will be posted with the Advanced Briefing Book on 8/21/20 at 5:01pm.
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|A. Call to Order|
|A1||0 Comments||Opening Remarks, Council Member Appointments, Roll Call, Executive Directors Report|
|B. Open Comment Period|
|B1||5 Comments||Comments on Non-Agenda Items|
|C. Administrative Matters|
|C1||1 Comment||NMFS Report|
|C2||3 Comments||Executive Order 13921: Promoting American Seafood Competitiveness and Economic Growth – Final Recommendations|
|C3||0 Comments||Legislative Matters|
|C4||0 Comments||Fiscal Matters|
|C5||0 Comments||Approval of Council Meeting Records|
|C6||3 Comments||Membership Appointments and Council Operating Procedures|
|C7||1 Comment||Future Council Meeting Agenda and Workload Planning|
|D. Groundfish Management|
|D1||8 Comments||Gear Switching and Sablefish Area Management Scoping|
|D2||10 Comments||Workload and New Management Measure Priorities – Including the Scoping of Mothership Utilization Issues|
|D3||0 Comments||Impact Analyses Methodology Review|
|D4||0 Comments||Assessment Methodology Review - Final Action|
|D5||0 Comments||Inseason Adjustments – Final Action|
|D6||0 Comments||Update on Humpback Whale Endangered Species Act Consultation|
|E. Highly Migratory Species Management|
|E1||1 Comment||Recommend International Management Activities|
|E2||0 Comments||Exempted Fishing Permits|
|E3||0 Comments||Biennial Harvest Specifications and Management Measures - Preliminary|
|E4||0 Comments||Essential Fish Habitat Review|
|F. Ecosystem Management|
|F1||1 Comment||Climate and Communities Initiative – Update|
|F2||1 Comment||Fishery Ecosystem Plan Five-Year Review|
|G. Coastal Pelagic Species Management|
|G1||3 Comments||Pacific Sardine Rebuilding Plan – Final Action|
|H. Salmon Management|
|H1||0 Comments||Reintroduction of Salmon Above Grand Coulee Dam|
|H2||2 Comments||Amendment 20: Management Schedule and Klamath Management Zone Boundary Change – Final Action|
|H3||59 Comments||Southern Resident Killer Whale Endangered Species Act Consultation|
|I. Pacific Halibut Managment|
|I1||1 Comment||2021 Catch Sharing Plan and Annual Regulations|
|I2||0 Comments||Transition of Area 2A Fishery Management|
|I3||0 Comments||Commercial Directed Fishery Regulations for 2021|
|J. Habitat Issues|
|J1||0 Comments||Current Habitat Issues|