North Pacific Fishery Management Council

North Pacific Fishery Management Council

Bering Sea FEP Climate Change Taskforce - 03/15/22-03/16/22

NPFMC Meetings
Closed for comment at 03/14/2022 05:00 PM AKDT
Meeting Time: 03/15/2022 08:00 AM AKDT

Bering Sea Fishery Ecosystem Plan Climate Change Taskforce

March 15 through March 16, 2022, 8am-1pm Alaska Time
Online meeting:

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Day 1
8:00 - 8:30 Welcome, review agenda and objectives
Attachments: CCTF draft agenda -Uploaded: 03/14/2022 08:44 PM AKDT
8:30 - 9:15 Status updates from each group: Review Climate readiness synthesis update by group
9:15 - 10:15 Adaptation discussion Review of IPCC report - fisheries relevant pieces for us to consider [Holsman] What to plan for or think about in terms of part B adaptation measures to discuss on day 2
Attachments: 2022_03_15_AR6 WGII Holsman_CCTF_sm -Uploaded: 03/15/2022 09:22 AM AKDT
10:30 - 11:30 Ecosystem Matrix as a potential framework to be adopted/modified for CCTF
Attachments: Matrix_CCTF_March152022_share -Uploaded: 03/15/2022 09:34 AM AKDT
11:30 - 11:45 Public comment
11:45 - 12:00 Wrap up and prep for day 2
Day 2
8:00 - 8:30 Welcome, review agenda, and tasks for the day
8:30 - 9:15 Review by group of draft Climate Readiness synthesis; online editing as needed
Attachments: Climate readiness synthesis_ Management Overview_v2 -Uploaded: 03/15/2022 06:59 PM AKDT
Climate readiness synthesis_ Knowledge Base Overview -Uploaded: 03/15/2022 06:59 PM AKDT
9:30 - 10:30 Discussion (will take public comment during remainder of agenda within the CCTF discussion) How would you characterize the current state of climate readiness?
10:30 - 11:30 Brainstorming session - future directions and investments What are future climate readiness measures that are needed? What can increase climate readiness and resilience in the near future? What can increase climate readiness and resilience long term?
11:30 - 12:30 Prioritization of future actions based on effectiveness and feasibility What are some high feasibility options from above? What are some high effectiveness options from above? What are the top 3 options for immediate action?
12:30 - 1:00 Wrap up review next CCTF meeting objectives, discuss future planning with obtaining community level feedback on climate testimonials, dates and plans for FEP meeting review, ECO committee review and April Council meeting