The Pacific Fishery Management Council (Pacific Council) will convene a conference call of its Coastal Pelagic Species Advisory Subpanel (CPSAS) and Coastal Pelagic Species Management Team (CPSMT). A listening station will be available at the Pacific Council offices for interested members of the public.
The conference call will be held Monday, June 11, 2012 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held via conference call, with a public listening station available at the Pacific Council offices: 7700 NE Ambassador Place, Suite 101, Portland, OR 97220.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Kerry Griffin, Staff Officer; telephone: (503) 820-2280.
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The primary purpose of the conference call
is to discuss a proposed harvest parameters workshop, forage fish
issues (on the Pacific Council's agenda for its June meeting), and
potential changes to streamline the CPS exempted fishing permit
protocol. Other items that may be discussed include the Stock
Assessment and Fishery Evaluation document, the upcoming Canadian trawl
survey review meeting, and Pacific mackerel management for 2012-13.
Action will be restricted to those issues specifically listed in
this notice and any issues arising after publication of this notice
that require emergency action under Section 305(c) of the Magnuson-
Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act, provided the public
has been notified of the CPSAS or CPSMT's intent to take final action
to address the emergency.