North Pacific Fishery Management Council

North Pacific Fishery Management Council

NPFMC February 2016 - 227th

NPFMC Meetings
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Meeting Time: 02/01/2016 08:00 AM AKST

AGENDA - 227th Plenary Session

The North Pacific Fishery Management Council will meet February 1-9, 2016, at the Benson Hotel, 309 Southwest Broadway, Portland, Oregon. Meetings to be held during the week are:

Scientific and Statistical Committee: February 1-3, 2016 8:00 am - Cambridge/Oxford
Advisory Panel: February 2-5, 2016 8:00 am - Crystal Ballroom
Legislative Committee: February 2, 2016 9:00 am - 12:00 pm - Parliament 3-4
Ecosystem Committee: February 2, 2016 1:00-5:00 pm - Parliament 3-4
Council: February 3-9, 2016 8:00 am - Mayfair Ballroom

All meetings are open to the public, except for executive sessions. Information on submitting comments in writing or in person can be found in the PUBLIC COMMENT INFORMATION attached below. The deadline for written comments is 5:00 pm (AST) on Tuesday, January 26, 2016. They should be emailed to npfmc.comments@noaa.gov. The Council meeting will be broadcast at https://npfmc.adobeconnect.com/february2016. Motions will be posted following the meeting.


A. CALL MEETING TO ORDER
A1 Agenda and Meeting Information
Attachments: Agenda -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:28 PM AKST
SCHEDULE (LINK) -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:30 PM AKST
Council Guidelines for Discussion -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:28 PM AKST
PUBLIC COMMENT INFORMATION -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:28 PM AKST
TRAVEL EXP Per Diem Portland 2016 -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:28 PM AKST
Legislative Committee Agenda -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:28 PM AKST
Ecosystem Committee Agenda -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:28 PM AKST
A2 In Meeting Minutes (committee minutes and reports drafted during this meeting)
Attachments: Legislative Committee Minutes -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:29 PM AKST
Ecosystem Committee Minutes -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:29 PM AKST
SSC Draft C-3 and D-5-1 -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:29 PM AKST
SSC Report Feb2016_DRAFT -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:29 PM AKST
SSC Report Presentation -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:29 PM AKST
Groundfish Economic SAFE (LINK - for SSC review) -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:33 PM AKST
BSAI Crab Economic SAFE (LINK - for SSC review) -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:34 PM AKST
SSC Report Feb2016_FINAL -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:29 PM AKST
AP minutes Feb2016 FINAL -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:29 PM AKST
Council Summary Feb2016_FINAL -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 05:36 PM AKST
B. REPORTS
B1 B Reports (Combined)
Attachments: B1 Executive Director’s Report -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:35 PM AKST
B1 NPFMC Letter to IPHC -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:35 PM AKST
B1 Westphal BSAI PT nomination -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:35 PM AKST
B1 Goldman Scallop PT nomination -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:35 PM AKST
B1 Williams Scallop PT nomination -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:35 PM AKST
B1 Stewart SSC nomination -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:35 PM AKST
Legislative Committee Agenda -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:35 PM AKST
B1 Draft Guidance for Reviews of Catch Share Programs -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:35 PM AKST
B1 NPFMC CSP Comments -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:35 PM AKST
B1 Recusal Determination -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:35 PM AKST
B1 Sullivan Recusal Letter -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:35 PM AKST
B1 NPFMC letter to Begich July 2014 -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:35 PM AKST
B1 NPFMC letter to Sullivan June 2015 -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:35 PM AKST
B1 Fisheries Convention Act Discussion Draft -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:35 PM AKST
B1 Summary of Provisions Discussion Draft -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:35 PM AKST
B1 Congressional Activities Nov2015 -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:35 PM AKST
B1 Congressional Activities Dec2015 -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:35 PM AKST
B1 Appropriations Act Summary -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:35 PM AKST
B1 MTC Reception flyer -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:36 PM AKST
B1 MREP-West Scoping Meeting Agenda 020416 -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:36 PM AKST
B2 Action Memo -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:44 PM AKST
B2 NMFS Management Report -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:44 PM AKST
B2 Fairweather Decision 0116 -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:44 PM AKST
B2 Stock Assess Prioritization Summary -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:44 PM AKST
B2 Stock Assess Prioritization Implement-ppt slides -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:44 PM AKST
B2 NMFS Climate Science Strategy -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:44 PM AKST
B2 CQE Program Comment Request -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:44 PM AKST
B2 Emergency Rule IPQ Use Caps -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:44 PM AKST
B2 National Observer Program Report_2Feb16 -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:44 PM AKST
SUPPLEMENT B2 Cost Recovery Complaint -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:44 PM AKST
PRESENTATION B2 AFSC Climate Science Strategy -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:44 PM AKST
B3 Action Memo -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:45 PM AKST
B3 ADFG Report -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:45 PM AKST
B4 Action Memo -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:45 PM AKST
B4 USCG Year in Review for 2015 -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:45 PM AKST
B5 Action Memo -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:45 PM AKST
B5 USFWS Report -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:45 PM AKST
B6 Action Memo -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:45 PM AKST
B6 PRESENTATION IPHC Annual Meeting summary -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:45 PM AKST
B7 Protected Species Report -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:45 PM AKST
B7 SSL Pollock Consultation -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:45 PM AKST
B7 BiOp Effects Grndfish FMPsState Parallel Fisheries -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:45 PM AKST
B8 Action Memo -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:45 PM AKST
B8 PRESENTATION NEPA Training -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:45 PM AKST
C. MAJOR ISSUES / FINAL ACTION ITEMS
C1 C1 BSAI Trawl Limited Access Yellowfin Sole Fishery - Discussion Paper
Attachments: C1 Action Memo -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:49 PM AKST
C1 Discussion Paper Trawl Limited Access Yellowfin Sole Fishery Feb2016 -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:49 PM AKST
C1 Supplement-Updated Table 10 and Figure 1 -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:49 PM AKST
C1 Public Comment -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:49 PM AKST
MOTION C1 -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:49 PM AKST
C1 In Meeting Public Comment Loomis -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:49 PM AKST
C1 Public Testimony Sheet -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:49 PM AKST
C2 C2 GOA Trawl Bycatch Management - Discussion Paper
Attachments: C2 Action Memo -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:49 PM AKST
C2 GOA Trawl Bycatch Mgt Discussion Paper -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:49 PM AKST
C2 ERRATA for GOA TBM Discussion Paper -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:49 PM AKST
C2 Public Comments -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:49 PM AKST
C2 SUMMARY WGOA Outreach -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:49 PM AKST
HANDOUT C2 Public Comment REED -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:49 PM AKST
C2 Final GOA TBM Alternatives (as amended) -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:49 PM AKST
MOTION C2 FINAL -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:49 PM AKST
C2 In Meeting Public Comments -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:49 PM AKST
C2 Public Testimony Sheet -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:49 PM AKST
C3 C3 Crab Plan Team Report; NS RKC OFL/ABC Catch Specifications - Approve
Attachments: C3 Action Memo -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:50 PM AKST
C3 NSRKC Introduction -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:50 PM AKST
C3 NSRKC SAFE Feb2016 -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:50 PM AKST
C3 Crab Plan Team Report -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:50 PM AKST
C3 Crab SAFE Guidelines -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:50 PM AKST
PRESENTATION C3 CPT -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:50 PM AKST
C4 C4 Halibut Management Framework - SSC/Council Review
Attachments: C4 Action Memo -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:50 PM AKST
C4 Halibut Management Framework 0216 -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:50 PM AKST
C4 Council Motion Halibut Framework Dec2016 -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:50 PM AKST
MOTION C4 -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:50 PM AKST
C4 Public Testimony Sheet -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:50 PM AKST
C5 C5 Halibut Deck Sorting EFP - Review
Attachments: C5 Action Memo -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:51 PM AKST
C5 NMFS-AKR Ltr to Council 0116 -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:51 PM AKST
C5 Halibut Deck Sort EFP Application 0116 -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:51 PM AKST
C5 AFSC memo to NMFS-AKR 0116 -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:51 PM AKST
C5 2015 Deck Sorting EFP Draft Final Rpt -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:51 PM AKST
C5 2012 Final Report EFP -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:51 PM AKST
C5 Public Comments -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:51 PM AKST
SUPPLEMENT C5 AM80 EFP Data Review Summary -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:51 PM AKST
PRESENTATION EFP figures and tables -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:51 PM AKST
MOTION C5 2016 halibut deck sorting -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:51 PM AKST
C6 C6 Observer Coverage on BSAI Trawl CVs - Final Action
Attachments: C6 Action Memo -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:51 PM AKST
C6 BSAI Trawl CV Observers Public Review -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:51 PM AKST
MOTION C6 -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:51 PM AKST
C6 Public Testimony Sheet -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:51 PM AKST
C7 C7 EM Analysis - Review Alternatives
Attachments: C7 Action Memo -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:52 PM AKST
C7 EM Alternatives Discussion Paper -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:52 PM AKST
MOTION C7 EM 2017 Pre-Implementation -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:52 PM AKST
MOTION C7 Analysis to Integrate EM in GroundfishHalibut Obs Program -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:52 PM AKST
C7 Public Testimony Sheet -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:52 PM AKST
C8 C8 GOA Tendering Activity - Annual Review
Attachments: C8 Action Memo -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:52 PM AKST
C8 GOA Tendering Activity Annual Review -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:52 PM AKST
MOTION C8 GOA Tendering Report 2-7-16 -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:52 PM AKST
C8 Public Testimony Sheet -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:52 PM AKST
C9 C9 Observer Tendering - Discussion Paper
Attachments: C9 Action Memo -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:53 PM AKST
C9 Observer Coverage on CVs Delivering to Tenders Discussion Paper Feb2016 -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:53 PM AKST
C9 Public Comments -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:53 PM AKST
MOTION C9 Observer Tenders -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:53 PM AKST
C9 Public Testimony Sheet -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:53 PM AKST
D. OTHER ISSUES
D1 D1 BSAI Snow Crab Bycatch Data Evaluation - Discussion Paper
Attachments: D1 Action Memo -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:53 PM AKST
D1 Snow Crab Bycatch Data Evaluation Discussion Paper -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:53 PM AKST
PRESENTATION Slides on D1 Crab PSC -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:53 PM AKST
MOTION D1 Snow Crab -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:53 PM AKST
D1 In Meeting Public Comment ABSC -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:53 PM AKST
D1 Public Testimony Sheet -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:53 PM AKST
D2 D2 Remove WAI RKC Stocks from FMP - Discussion Paper
Attachments: D2 Action Memo -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:54 PM AKST
D2 Adak RKC Discussion Paper -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:54 PM AKST
D2 ERRATA -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:54 PM AKST
D2 ACDC Proposal 2015 -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:54 PM AKST
D2 WAI RKC from Crab SAFE 2015 -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:54 PM AKST
D2 Public Comment -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:54 PM AKST
MOTION D2 Adak Red King Crab -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:54 PM AKST
D2 In Meeting Public Comment Fraser -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:54 PM AKST
D2 Public Testimony Sheet -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:54 PM AKST
D3 D3 Halibut/Sablefish IFQ Program Review - Review Workplan
Attachments: D3 Action Memo -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:54 PM AKST
D3 IFQ Program Review Workplan 0216 -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:54 PM AKST
D3 Dec 2015 IFQ Committee Minutes -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:54 PM AKST
D3 Public Comment -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:54 PM AKST
MOTION D3 IFQ Program Review -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:54 PM AKST
D3 In Meeting Public Comment Alverson -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:54 PM AKST
D3 Public Testimony Sheet -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:54 PM AKST
D4 D4 Groundfish Policy and Workplan; Ecosystem Committee Report - Review
Attachments: D4 Action Memo -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:55 PM AKST
D4 Ch 5 from Final SIR 2015 -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:55 PM AKST
D4 Status Quo Groundfish workplan status -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:55 PM AKST
D4 Alternative 1 Groundfish workplan status -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:55 PM AKST
D4 Alternative 2 Groundfish workplan status -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:55 PM AKST
PRESENTATION D4 Groundfish Policy Workplan -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:55 PM AKST
MINUTES Ecosystem Committee -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:55 PM AKST
D5 D5 Crab Modeling Workshop Report - SSC only
Attachments: D5 Action Memo -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:55 PM AKST
D5 Crab Modeling Workshop Report -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:55 PM AKST
E. STAFF TASKING
E1 E1 Committees and Staff Tasking
Attachments: E1 Action Memo -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:55 PM AKST
E1 NPFMC Committees -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:55 PM AKST
E1 Three Meeting Outlook -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:55 PM AKST
E1 Project-Staff Tasking status -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:55 PM AKST
E1 Observer Program Tasks -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:55 PM AKST
E1 BSFEP Next Steps for Ecosystem Cttee -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:55 PM AKST
MOTION E1 Define Where Observers Can Disembark -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:55 PM AKST
E1 Public Testimony Sheet -Uploaded: 01/30/2019 04:55 PM AKST