Pacific Fishery Management Council

Pacific Fishery Management Council

June 2021 Council Meeting - Briefing Book Public Comments

Public Comments
Open for comment until 06/21/2021 05:00 PM PDT
All comments are part of the public record.
Meeting Time: 06/24/2021 08:00 AM PDT

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



To submit a Public Comment, click on the Agenda Item below you wish to comment on.

A pop up box will appear, where you will enter your name, organization, E-mail address (for confirmation E-mail to be sent), and where you can either type in your Public Comment OR Attach it. 

You can sign up for oral testimony in the E-Portal once the meeting begins.
Watch the how to video on the June
Council meeting page to learn more.


Please be respectful and courteous with your comments.


The E-Portal will open on 5/21 and close at 5pm on 6/21. Comment received between 5/21 and 6/3 by 5pm will go live on 6/4 when we post the Briefing Book materials. Comments received between 6/4 and 6/21 will be viewable immediately upon approval.

Sign up for oral testimony will begin at 8am on 6/24. The sign up window will remain open until we reach the Public comment section of each Agenda Item at which point they will be closed.

A. Call to Order
A1 Opening Remarks
A2 Roll Call
A3 Comment Now Executive Director's Report
A4 Agenda
B. Open Comment Period
B1 Comment Now Comments on Non-Agenda Items
C. Administrative Matters
C1 Comment Now Council Coordination Committee
C2 Comment Now (1) Standardized Bycatch Reporting Methodology- Scoping
C3 Comment Now Update on Executive Order 14008
C4 Comment Now Marine Planning
C5 Comment Now Regional Operating Agreement
C6 Comment Now Fiscal Matters
C7 Comment Now Legislative Matters
C8 Comment Now Approval of Council Meeting Records
C9 Comment Now Membership Appointments and Council Operating Procedures
C10 Comment Now (1) Future Council Meeting Agenda and Workload Planning
D. Habitat Issues
D1 Comment Now Current Habitat Issues
E. Salmon Management
E1 Comment Now Southern Oregon Northern California Coast Coho Endangered Species Act Consultation
F. Highly Migratory Species Management
F1 Comment Now National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) Report
F2 Comment Now International Management Activities
F3 Comment Now (1) Exempted Fishing Permits
F4 Comment Now Drift Gillnet Fishery Bycatch Performance Report
F5 Comment Now Drift Gillnet Fishery Hard Caps
G. Groundfish Management
G1 Comment Now National Marine Fisheries Service Report
G2 Comment Now Fixed Gear Catch Share Review - Scoping
G3 Comment Now Electronic Monitoring Update
G4 Comment Now Groundfish Endangered Species Workgroup Report
G5 Comment Now Adopt Stock Assessments
G6 Comment Now 2023-2024 Harvest Specifications and Management Measures Planning
G7 Comment Now Inseason Adjustments – Final Action
H. Coastal Pelagic Species Management
H1 Comment Now National Marine Fisheries Service Report
H2 Comment Now Pacific Mackerel Assessment and Management Measures
H3 Comment Now Management Framework for the Central Subpopulation of Northern Anchovy