Pacific Fishery Management Council

Pacific Fishery Management Council

June 2022 Council Meeting - Briefing Book Public Comments

Public Comments
Open for comment until 06/06/2022 05:00 PM PDT
1 Comment
All comments are part of the public record.
Meeting Time: 06/09/2022 08:00 AM PDT

The following Agenda 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.
Visit the June Council Meeting page to
 learn more.


Please be respectful and courteous with your comments.


The E-Portal will open on 5/10 and close at 5pm on 6/6. Comment received between 5/10 and 5/19 by 5pm will go live on 5/20 when we post the Briefing Book materials. Comments received between 5/20 and 6/6 will be viewable upon approval and no later than the start of the Council meeting.

Sign up for oral testimony will begin at 8am on 6/9. 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.

You may attach written comments to support your oral testimony, but they will not be visible until after public comment has ended.  If you wish to have a PowerPoint Presentation please sign up for comment and email the Presentation to PFMC IT Staff (Kris and Sandra) and see a confirmation email your submission was recieved.  


B. Open Comment Period
B1 Comment Now Comments on Non-Agenda Items
C. Administrative Matters
C1 Comment Now Council Coordination Committee Meeting Report
C2 Comment Now Financial Disclosure and Recusal Policy
C3 Comment Now Marine Planning
C4 Comment Now Fiscal Matters
C5 Comment Now Legislative Matters
C6 Comment Now Approval of Council Meeting Records
C7 Comment Now Membership Appointments and Council Operating Procedures
C8 Comment Now Future Council Meeting Agenda and Workload Planning
D. Coastal Pelagic Species Management
D1 Comment Now Central Subpopulation of Northern Anchovy Assessment and Harvest Specifications
D2 Comment Now Stock Assessment Terms of Reference (TOR)
D3 Comment Now Essential Fish Habitat Review – Phase 2 Action Plan
E. Habitat Issues
E1 Comment Now Current Habitat Issues
F. Groundfish Management
F1 Comment Now National Marine Fisheries Service Report
F2 Comment Now Limited Entry Fixed Gear Catch Share Program Review
F3 Comment Now Stock Assessment Plan and Terms of Reference – Final Action
F4 Comment Now Stock Definitions – Scoping
F5 Comment Now (1) Sablefish Gear Switching
F6 Comment Now Exempted Fishing Permits, Harvest Specifications, and Management Measures for 2023-2024 Fisheries – Final Action
F7 Comment Now Inseason Adjustments – Final Action
G. Highly Migratory Species Management
G1 Comment Now National Marine Fisheries Service Report
G2 Comment Now International Management Activities
G3 Comment Now Exempted Fishing Permits
G4 Comment Now Drift Gillnet Fishery Hard Caps