North Pacific Fishery Management Council

North Pacific Fishery Management Council

SSC February 2022

NPFMC Meetings
Open for comment until 01/28/2022 05:00 PM AKST
All comments are part of the public record.
Meeting Time: 01/31/2022 07:00 AM AKST

Scientific and Statistical Committee, January 31 - February 4, 2022, virtual only:

To connect by phone only dial: 1-214-416-0400 code: 739234#; Toll-Free: 1-888-947-3989 code:739234# 
The meeting is being recorded.
8am to 3pm Alaska time / 9am to 5pm Pacific time, daily

Adobe Connection Instructions


Public comment:

Please submit written comment for the SSC by clicking on the 'Comment Now' links next to the relevant agenda item, below. The comment period will open on January 14, 2022 and the deadline for written comments is 5:00 pm (Alaska time) on Friday, January 28, 2022. Please make sure your comments adhere to the Council's comment policy. The SSC will also take oral testimony during the meetings. During the meeting, you will be able to click on the applicable 'Sign-up' link next to each agenda item below.


The SSC meeting will be held on Adobe Connect. To listen only, either log in directly from the link above, or for a lower-bandwidth alternative, listen to and watch the broadcast at our YouTube channel. If you intend to give oral testimony, you must be connected by phone, ideally by connecting audio in Adobe Connect. If you are having trouble, you can also dial the number listed above. All information provided through the eAgenda or during testimony is part of the public record. We are currently broadcasting and recording our virtual meetings on Adobe Connect, and also streaming on YouTube. 


If you'd like to receive text alerts on Council timing, text the word "NPFMC" to the number 81411.


Related meetings: Council and Advisory Panel - AGENDA


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