North Pacific Fishery Management Council

North Pacific Fishery Management Council

NPFMC October 2018

NPFMC Meetings
Closed for comment at 09/28/2018 12:00 PM ADT
43 Comments
Meeting Time: 10/01/2018 08:00 AM ADT

DRAFT AGENDA
The North Pacific Fishery Management Council will meet October 1-9, 2019 at the Hilton Hotel, 500 W. 3rd Avenue, Anchorage, AK.  It is the 240th Plenary Session.

Other meetings to be held during the week are:

 

Committee/Panel                                        Date / Time / Room
Scientific and Statistical Committee              Oct. 1-3, 2018, 8 am to 5 pm – King Salmon/Iliamna

Advisory Panel                                            Oct. 2-5, 2018, 8 am to 5 pm – Dillingham/Katmai

Ecosystem Committee                                 Oct. 2, 2018, 1 pm to 5 pm – Birch/Willow

 

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--online or received
through mail--is 12 noon (AST) on Friday, September 28, 2018. Click on the comment link for the agenda item you wish to
comment on or mail to: NPFMC, 605 W. 4th Avenue, Anchorage, AK 99501. The Council meeting will be broadcast at 
https://npfmc.adobeconnect.com/oct2018. Motions will be posted following the meeting.


October 2018 Meeting Information
Attachments: Public Comment Information -Uploaded: 09/21/2018 01:57 PM ADT
Meeting Schedules (Link) -Uploaded: 09/19/2018 08:30 AM ADT
Review Document Timelines (Link) -Uploaded: 09/19/2018 08:32 AM ADT
A. CALL MEETING TO ORDER
A1 Oath of Office / Election of Officers / Approval of Agenda
Attachments: Public Comment Info -Uploaded: 09/19/2018 02:27 PM ADT
A2 Minutes and Summary from Previous Meeting
Attachments: SSC Report June 2018 (Link) -Uploaded: 09/19/2018 08:40 AM ADT
Council Summary June 2018 (Link) -Uploaded: 09/19/2018 08:41 AM ADT
AP Minutes June 2018 -Uploaded: 10/16/2018 03:59 PM ADT
A3 In Meeting Minutes (committee minutes drafted during the meeting)
Attachments: October Ecosystem Minutes -Uploaded: 10/03/2018 01:47 PM ADT
C1 PRESENTATION SSC Report BSAI Crab Specifications -Uploaded: 10/04/2018 09:03 AM ADT
C2 PRESENTATION SSC Report Groundfish Specifications -Uploaded: 10/04/2018 09:49 AM ADT
C3 PRESENTATION SSC Report Observers -Uploaded: 10/04/2018 01:31 PM ADT
C5, C6, B1 SSC PRESENTATION -Uploaded: 10/05/2018 11:59 AM ADT
AP Minutes October 2018 -Uploaded: 10/07/2018 04:08 PM ADT
SSC Report Oct 2018 FINAL -Uploaded: 10/30/2018 03:24 PM ADT
B. REPORTS
B1 3 Comments Executive Director's Report Report (including report on ideas for public forums, SSC survey workgroup report)
Attachments: B1 ED Report -Uploaded: 09/28/2018 02:05 PM ADT
B1 Carothers SSPT Nomination -Uploaded: 09/28/2018 01:48 PM ADT
B1 Holen SSPT Nomination -Uploaded: 09/11/2018 11:37 AM ADT
B1 Moncrieff SSPT Nomination -Uploaded: 09/19/2018 03:41 PM ADT
B1 Raymond-Yakoubian SSPT Nomination -Uploaded: 09/28/2018 10:14 AM ADT
B1 Sill SSPT Nomination -Uploaded: 09/28/2018 12:18 PM ADT
B1 Valentine SSPT Nomination -Uploaded: 10/01/2018 09:06 AM ADT
B1 Zavadil SSPT Nomination -Uploaded: 09/19/2018 09:16 AM ADT
B1 SSC Subgroup Survey Report. -Uploaded: 09/19/2018 03:28 PM ADT
B1 NPFMC Public workshops - Oct 2018 -Uploaded: 09/28/2018 01:50 PM ADT
B1 HR 200 As Passed July 2018 -Uploaded: 09/11/2018 02:57 PM ADT
B1 HR 200 Section-by-Section -Uploaded: 09/11/2018 02:57 PM ADT
B1 NPFMC Bycatch Report Comments 2011 -Uploaded: 09/11/2018 02:57 PM ADT
B1 Tweit Report from COFI 33 -Uploaded: 09/11/2018 02:58 PM ADT
B1 ICC 29 Protocol -Uploaded: 09/11/2018 02:58 PM ADT
B1 AFSC Workshop Summary -Uploaded: 09/26/2018 03:30 PM ADT
B1 Witherell Comments from ADM Gallaudet Town Hall -Uploaded: 09/11/2018 02:58 PM ADT
B1 Joint Protocol Cmte Agenda Oct 2018 -Uploaded: 09/11/2018 02:59 PM ADT
B1 NPRB Meeting Summary Sept 2018 -Uploaded: 09/28/2018 03:02 PM ADT
B2 0 Comments NMFS Management Report (including report on ACLIM and the IPCC climate meeting (T))
Attachments: B2 NMFS Management Report -Uploaded: 10/01/2018 01:47 PM ADT
B2 Appointment of Chris Oliver as Alternate to NPFMC -Uploaded: 09/27/2018 11:50 AM ADT
B2 Appointment of Chris Oliver as Alternate to IPHC -Uploaded: 09/27/2018 11:51 AM ADT
B3 0 Comments NOAA GC Report
Attachments: B3 Recusal Determination -Uploaded: 09/25/2018 02:27 PM ADT
B3 NMFS Designated Official -Uploaded: 09/25/2018 02:27 PM ADT
B4 0 Comments ADF&G Report
Attachments: B4 NPFMC Alternate Delegation -Uploaded: 09/12/2018 09:26 AM ADT
B4 ADF&G Letter on 3 River Index -Uploaded: 09/14/2018 08:40 AM ADT
B4 ADF&G PRESENTATION -Uploaded: 10/03/2018 08:41 AM ADT
B4 ADF&G report to NPFMC Oct 2018 -Uploaded: 10/03/2018 08:44 AM ADT
B5 0 Comments USCG Report
Attachments: B5 USCG Report -Uploaded: 09/28/2018 02:27 PM ADT
B5 USCG Presentation -Uploaded: 09/28/2018 02:27 PM ADT
B6 0 Comments USFWS Report
Attachments: B6 USFWS Report -Uploaded: 09/27/2018 11:44 AM ADT
B7 0 Comments Protected Species Report
Attachments: B7 Protected Species Report -Uploaded: 09/27/2018 02:46 PM ADT
B8 0 Comments Halibut Decksorting EFP – Report on 2018
Attachments: B8 EFP PRESENTATION -Uploaded: 10/03/2018 10:47 AM ADT
B IN MEETING PUBLIC COMMENT & SIGN UP SHEET -Uploaded: 10/16/2018 10:28 AM ADT
C. MAJOR ISSUES / FINAL ACTION ITEMS
C1 0 Comments BSAI crab specifications for 4 stocks - Final specifications, Plan Team report
Attachments: C1 Action Memo -Uploaded: 09/19/2018 10:58 AM ADT
BSAI Crab SAFE 2018 -Uploaded: 09/18/2018 02:48 PM ADT
C1 Crab Plan Team report 0918 -Uploaded: 09/19/2018 10:34 AM ADT
C1 PRESENTATION -Uploaded: 10/03/2018 11:06 AM ADT
C1 COUNCIL MOTION -Uploaded: 10/03/2018 02:58 PM ADT
C2 0 Comments Groundfish Harvest Specifications - Proposed Specifications, PT reports
Attachments: C2 Action Memo -Uploaded: 10/01/2018 10:08 AM ADT
C2 Supplemental 3-River Index -Uploaded: 10/01/2018 10:08 AM ADT
C2 item 1 September Groundfish Plan Team Report -Uploaded: 10/01/2018 10:09 AM ADT
C2 items 2-9 Groundfish tables corrected -Uploaded: 10/02/2018 09:04 AM ADT
September Groundfish Plan Team documents (Link) -Uploaded: 09/27/2018 03:59 PM ADT
C2 NBSPcod Presentation_SPIES -Uploaded: 09/28/2018 02:52 PM ADT
PRESENTATION C2 EcoCons2018_OctCouncil_NBS_posting -Uploaded: 10/01/2018 05:10 PM ADT
PRESENTATION GOA PT -Uploaded: 10/03/2018 12:56 PM ADT
PRESENTATION Council JPT Report -Uploaded: 10/03/2018 02:32 PM ADT
PRESENTATION BSAI PT Report -Uploaded: 10/04/2018 08:04 AM ADT
PRESENTATION NSEBS -Uploaded: 10/03/2018 04:38 PM ADT
C2 COUNCIL MOTION BSAI Council -Uploaded: 10/04/2018 02:42 PM ADT
C2 COUNCIL MOTION GOA Council -Uploaded: 10/04/2018 02:41 PM ADT
C2 COUNCIL MOTION SocioEconomic -Uploaded: 10/05/2018 02:14 PM ADT
C2 SSC Joint Plan Team report (September 2018) -Uploaded: 10/05/2018 09:28 AM ADT
C2 SSC BSAI Plan Team report (September 2018) -Uploaded: 10/05/2018 09:28 AM ADT
C2 PUBLIC TESTIMONY Merrigan -Uploaded: 10/07/2018 09:48 AM ADT
C2 IN MEETING PUBLIC TESTIMONY & SIGN UP SHEET -Uploaded: 10/16/2018 10:28 AM ADT
C3 5 Comments 2019 Observer Program Annual Deployment Plan – Review; FMAC, EMC Reports
Attachments: C3 Action Memo -Uploaded: 09/12/2018 04:12 PM ADT
C3 2019 Annual Deployment Plan -Uploaded: 09/11/2018 01:06 PM ADT
C3 2019 Annual Deployment Plan (all Appendices included) 9-12-18 -Uploaded: 09/17/2018 01:59 PM ADT
C3 Trawl EM Committee Minutes 0818 -Uploaded: 09/11/2018 04:19 PM ADT
C3 Fishery Monitoring Advisory Cmte Report -Uploaded: 09/21/2018 01:58 PM ADT
C3 WF&W Agency Comment -Uploaded: 09/11/2018 11:20 AM ADT
C3 Obs ADP 2019 PRESENTATION -Uploaded: 10/02/2018 10:54 AM ADT
C3 COUNCIL MOTION ADP -Uploaded: 10/05/2018 01:54 PM ADT
C3 COUNCIL MOTION FMAC request -Uploaded: 10/05/2018 01:54 PM ADT
C3 COUNCIL MOTION FMAC subgroup -Uploaded: 10/05/2018 01:54 PM ADT
C3 PUBLIC TESTIMONY SIGN UP SHEET -Uploaded: 10/16/2018 10:28 AM ADT
C4 1 Comment Halibut retention in BSAI pots – Final action
Attachments: C4 Action Memo -Uploaded: 09/12/2018 04:12 PM ADT
C4 Halibut Retention in BSAI Pots Public Review - pdf version -Uploaded: 09/17/2018 09:51 AM ADT
C4 PRESENTATION -Uploaded: 10/01/2018 11:08 AM ADT
C4 COUNCIL MOTION -Uploaded: 10/05/2018 02:03 PM ADT
C4 PUBLIC TESTIMONY SIGN UP SHEET -Uploaded: 10/16/2018 10:28 AM ADT
C5 9 Comments Bering Sea Fishery Ecosystem Plan – Initial Review
Attachments: C5 Action Memo -Uploaded: 09/12/2018 04:13 PM ADT
C5 BS FEP Draft -Uploaded: 09/11/2018 08:27 AM ADT
C5 PRESENTATION FEP -Uploaded: 10/03/2018 02:12 PM ADT
C5 HANDOUT October Ecosystem Minutes -Uploaded: 10/06/2018 08:53 AM ADT
C5 COUNCIL MOTION -Uploaded: 10/06/2018 09:50 AM ADT
C5 IN MEETING PUBLIC COMMENT & SIGN UP SHEET -Uploaded: 10/16/2018 12:26 PM ADT
C6 3 Comments BSAI Halibut Abundance-based Management PSC Limits – Preliminary Review
Attachments: C6 Action Memo -Uploaded: 10/01/2018 10:24 AM ADT
C6 Table-Supplemental -Uploaded: 10/01/2018 10:24 AM ADT
C6 Halibut ABM PSC Limits_PrelimRev_0918 -Uploaded: 09/07/2018 05:28 PM ADT
C6 Appendix 1 -Uploaded: 09/11/2018 08:54 AM ADT
C6 Halibut ABM Carey's PRESENTATION -Uploaded: 10/02/2018 02:43 PM ADT
C6 Operating Model for Halibut ABM_for SSC -Uploaded: 10/02/2018 02:43 PM ADT
C6 COUNCIL MOTION (with amendment) -Uploaded: 10/06/2018 04:00 PM ADT
C6 PRESENTATION Halibut ABM -Uploaded: 10/08/2018 10:41 AM ADT
C6 IN MEETING PUBLIC COMMENT & SIGN UP SHEET -Uploaded: 10/16/2018 10:29 AM ADT
C7 2 Comments AI Pacific cod set aside adjustment – Initial Review
Attachments: C7 Action Memo -Uploaded: 09/12/2018 04:13 PM ADT
C7 AI Pcod Set-aside Am113 Adjustment_Initial Review - pdf version -Uploaded: 09/17/2018 09:45 AM ADT
C7 COUNCIL MOTION -Uploaded: 10/07/2018 02:32 PM ADT
C7 IN MEETING PUBLIC COMMENT & SIGN UP SHEET -Uploaded: 10/16/2018 10:29 AM ADT
C8 3 Comments IFQ Transfer Provisions – Initial Review
Attachments: C8 Action Memo -Uploaded: 09/13/2018 12:57 PM ADT
C8 IFQ Transfer Provisions Initial Review 0918 -Uploaded: 09/13/2018 11:12 AM ADT
C8 COUNCIL MOTION -Uploaded: 10/07/2018 03:42 PM ADT
C8 PUBLIC TESTIMONY SIGN UP SHEET -Uploaded: 10/16/2018 10:29 AM ADT
D. OTHER ISSUES
D1 3 Comments IFQ CQE fish up in 3A - Discussion paper
Attachments: D1 Action Memo -Uploaded: 09/25/2018 12:06 PM ADT
D1 CQE Fish-up in Area 3A Discussion Paper -Uploaded: 09/24/2018 10:16 AM ADT
D1 COUNCIL MOTION -Uploaded: 10/08/2018 01:31 PM ADT
D1 IN MEETING PUBLIC COMMENT & SIGN UP SHEET -Uploaded: 10/16/2018 10:29 AM ADT
D2 4 Comments Sablefish discard allowance – Discussion paper
Attachments: D2 Action Memo -Uploaded: 09/25/2018 12:06 PM ADT
D2 Sablefish Discard Allowance -Uploaded: 09/19/2018 04:37 PM ADT
D2 PRESENTATION -Uploaded: 10/07/2018 02:33 PM ADT
D2 COUNCIL MOTION -Uploaded: 10/08/2018 01:31 PM ADT
D2 PUBLIC TESTIMONY SIGN UP SHEET -Uploaded: 10/16/2018 10:29 AM ADT
D3 10 Comments Unguided halibut rental boats – Discussion paper
Attachments: D3 Action Memo -Uploaded: 09/12/2018 04:13 PM ADT
D3 Unguided Rental Boat Registration -Uploaded: 09/05/2018 02:48 PM ADT
D3 PRESENTATION -Uploaded: 10/08/2018 01:30 PM ADT
D3 COUNCIL MOTION -Uploaded: 10/12/2018 03:28 PM ADT
D3 IN MEETING PUBLIC COMMENT & SIGN UP SHEET -Uploaded: 10/16/2018 10:30 AM ADT
E. STAFF TASKING
E1 0 Comments Staff Tasking
Attachments: E1 Action Memo -Uploaded: 09/27/2018 04:39 PM ADT
E1 NPFMC Committees -Uploaded: 09/25/2018 01:27 PM ADT
E1 ThreeMeetingOutlook_9-25-18 pre-Oct -Uploaded: 09/27/2018 03:41 PM ADT
E1 Council staff responsibilities -Uploaded: 09/27/2018 03:41 PM ADT
E1 Observer Program related analytical tasks Oct 2018 -Uploaded: 09/27/2018 03:41 PM ADT
E1 Groundfish Workplan 2018-10 -Uploaded: 09/27/2018 03:41 PM ADT
E1 IFQ Program Task List -Uploaded: 09/19/2018 04:41 PM ADT
E1 salmon genetics workshop -Uploaded: 09/27/2018 04:43 PM ADT
E1 THREE MEETING OUTLOOK HANDOUT -Uploaded: 10/08/2018 03:46 PM ADT
E1 HANDOUT Draft TOR for ABM Stakeholder Committee -Uploaded: 10/11/2018 11:01 AM ADT
E1 Three Meeting Outlook Newsletter 10-12-18 -Uploaded: 10/15/2018 10:53 AM ADT
E1 IN MEETING PUBLIC COMMENT & SIGN UP SHEET -Uploaded: 10/16/2018 10:30 AM ADT