North Pacific Fishery Management Council

North Pacific Fishery Management Council

NPFMC Council/AP October 2022 - 261st

NPFMC Meetings
Open for comment until 09/30/2022 12:00 PM AKDT
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Meeting Time: 10/03/2022 07:00 AM AKDT

Council, October 6-11, 2022; Aleutian Room, Hilton Hotel, Anchorage, Alaska; 8am-5pm

Zoom Link: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/81451130091

Meeting ID: 814 5113 0091     
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Advisory Panel, October 4-7, 2022, Denali Room, Hilton Hotel, Anchorage, Alaska; 8am-5pm

Zoom link: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/88671612019
Meeting ID: 886 7161 2019
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Public comment:

Please submit written comment for the Council and Advisory Panel by clicking on the 'Comment Now' links next to the relevant agenda item, below. The comment period will open on September 16, 2022 and the deadline for written comments is 12:00 pm (Alaska time) on Friday, September 30, 2022. Submitted comments will be reviewed then visible online after the deadline closes, as per the Council's comment policy. The AP and Council will also take in-person and remote 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, and indicate whether or not you'll be testifying remotely or in person. 

 

The AP and the Council meeting will be broadcast on zoom. If you intend to give oral testimony remotely, you must be connected to the meeting, either through zoom on your device or using a call-in phone number above. All information provided through the eAgenda or during testimony is part of the public record. We are recording the meeting and will post the recordings shortly after the meeting is over. 

If you'd like to receive text alerts on Council timing, text the word "NPFMC" to the number 1-833-237-1598.

 

Related meetings: Scientific and Statistical Committee (SSC), October 3-5, 2022; AGENDA

Ecosystem Committee, October 3, 2022 10am-5pm; AGENDA

 


A. CALL MEETING TO ORDER
A1 Swear in new members, election of officers
A2 Approval of Agenda
Attachments: SCHEDULE (LINK) -Uploaded: 08/12/2022 05:38 PM AKDT
Review Document Schedule (LINK) -Uploaded: 08/25/2022 10:21 AM AKDT
B. REPORTS
B1 Executive Director's Report (oral)
Attachments: B1 ODFW Designee Letter -Uploaded: 09/12/2022 03:39 PM AKDT
B1 Notice of Availability GOA Navy Training SEIS -Uploaded: 09/12/2022 03:39 PM AKDT
B1 O'Leary GOA GPT Nomination -Uploaded: 09/13/2022 09:12 AM AKDT
B1 Williams GOA GPT Nomination -Uploaded: 09/13/2022 09:12 AM AKDT
B1 Joint Protocol Tentative Agenda -Uploaded: 09/26/2022 11:34 AM AKDT
B2 NMFS Management Report (including National Saltwater Recreational Fisheries Policy, EDR adjustments updates, Cook Inlet salmon status) (oral)
Attachments: National Saltwater Recreational Fisheries Policy (LINK) -Uploaded: 09/08/2022 04:36 PM AKDT
B2 National Final Rule on Observer Provider Insurance -Uploaded: 09/20/2022 12:50 PM AKDT
B2 Cook Inlet Salmon AM 14 Status -Uploaded: 09/26/2022 11:34 AM AKDT
B3 NOAA General Counsel Report (oral)
Attachments: B3 Designated Officials Memorandum -Uploaded: 09/26/2022 10:37 AM AKDT
B3 Recusal Determination -Uploaded: 09/27/2022 03:27 PM AKDT
B4 AFSC Report (will also include IPCC update from D6; oral)
B5 ADF&G Report
B6 USCG Report
B7 USFWS Report
B8 Comment Now Public Comment on B1 through B6 agenda items
B9 SSC Report
B10 AP Report
C. MAJOR ISSUES / FINAL ACTION ITEMS
C1 Comment Now C1 BSAI Crab specifications – review SAFE report; adopt ABC/OFLs for BBRKC, Tanner crab, snow crab, PIRKC, SMBKC; Crab Plan Team report; (SSC only) Ecosystem Status Report preview; (SSC only) snow crab rebuilding projections
Attachments: C1 Action Memo -Uploaded: 09/27/2022 03:29 PM AKDT
Crab Plan Team September 2022 eAgenda (LINK) -Uploaded: 09/01/2022 03:19 PM AKDT
Pacific Northwest Crab Industry Advisory Committee eAgenda (LINK) -Uploaded: 09/01/2022 05:09 PM AKDT
BSAI Crab Introduction (LINK) -Uploaded: 09/19/2022 02:05 PM AKDT
Tanner crab SAFE (LINK) -Uploaded: 09/19/2022 01:52 PM AKDT
SMBKC SAFE (LINK) -Uploaded: 09/19/2022 01:52 PM AKDT
BBRKC SAFE (LINK) -Uploaded: 09/19/2022 01:52 PM AKDT
PIBKC SAFE (LINK) -Uploaded: 09/19/2022 01:52 PM AKDT
EBS Snow SAFE (LINK) -Uploaded: 09/20/2022 01:31 PM AKDT
C1 Crab Plan Team Report September 2022 -Uploaded: 09/22/2022 08:37 AM AKDT
BBRKC and EBSSC Request for Information (LINK) -Uploaded: 09/23/2022 02:17 PM AKDT
C1 Snow Crab Rebuilding Projections -Uploaded: 09/27/2022 04:00 PM AKDT
C2 Comment Now C2 Pacific cod small boat access – Final Action
Attachments: C2 Action Memo -Uploaded: 09/21/2022 03:10 PM AKDT
C2 Pacific Cod Small Boat Analysis -Uploaded: 09/22/2022 04:02 PM AKDT
C3 Comment Now C3 Trawl EM analysis – Final Action
Attachments: C3 Trawl EM Analysis -Uploaded: 09/07/2022 10:11 AM AKDT
C4 Comment Now C4 Greenland turbot in longline pots – Initial Review
Attachments: C4 Action Memo -Uploaded: 09/27/2022 08:54 AM AKDT
C4 Greenland Turbot LL Pots Analysis -Uploaded: 09/14/2022 02:22 PM AKDT
C5 Comment Now C5 BSAI/GOA Groundfish – Proposed specifications, Plan Team reports, spatial management discussion papers (GOA DSR, BSAI blackspotted/rougheye)
Attachments: C5 Action Memo -Uploaded: 09/26/2022 05:58 PM AKDT
Groundfish Plan Team September 2022 eAgenda (LINK) -Uploaded: 09/01/2022 03:20 PM AKDT
C5 Joint Groundfish Plan Team Minutes -Uploaded: 09/26/2022 04:49 PM AKDT
C5 BSAI Groundfish Plan Team Minutes -Uploaded: 09/26/2022 04:33 PM AKDT
C5 GOA Groundfish Plan Team Minutes -Uploaded: 09/26/2022 04:49 PM AKDT
C5 Spatial Management policy staff paper -Uploaded: 09/26/2022 02:55 PM AKDT
C5 ADFG 2022 Chinook index letter to NMFS -Uploaded: 09/23/2022 02:24 PM AKDT
C5 BSAI 2023 Plan Team Proposed ABC-OFLs Table 1 -Uploaded: 09/27/2022 11:36 AM AKDT
C5 BSAI 2023 Plan Team Proposed Tables -Uploaded: 09/27/2022 11:36 AM AKDT
C5 GOA 2023 Plan Team Proposed ABC-OFLs Table 1 -Uploaded: 09/26/2022 05:58 PM AKDT
C5 GOA 2023 Plan Team Proposed Tables -Uploaded: 09/26/2022 05:58 PM AKDT
D. OTHER ISSUES
D1 Comment Now D1 Stock prioritization – review NMFS recommendations
Attachments: D1 Action Memo -Uploaded: 09/21/2022 04:15 PM AKDT
PPT D1 AFSC Stock Prioritization -Uploaded: 09/26/2022 02:49 PM AKDT
D2 Comment Now D2 BBRKC expanded discussion paper - review paper, update on public response to request for information
Attachments: BBRKC and EBSSC Request for Information (LINK) -Uploaded: 09/08/2022 04:51 PM AKDT
D2 BBRKC Discussion Paper -Uploaded: 09/21/2022 01:19 PM AKDT
D3 Comment Now D3 Universal data collection components discussion paper - review
Attachments: D3 Action Memo -Uploaded: 09/23/2022 09:54 AM AKDT
D3 Universal Data Collection Components Discussion Paper -Uploaded: 09/10/2022 11:30 AM AKDT
D4 Comment Now D4 Workplan for Amendment 80 program and allocation review
Attachments: D4 Action Memo -Uploaded: 09/21/2022 08:59 AM AKDT
D4 Amendment 80 Program Review Workplan -Uploaded: 09/09/2022 07:30 AM AKDT
D5 Comment Now D5 PCFMAC report – review
Attachments: D5 Action Memo -Uploaded: 09/27/2022 03:46 PM AKDT
Partial Coverage Fishery Monitoring Advisory Committee September 2022 eAgenda (LINK) -Uploaded: 09/01/2022 05:07 PM AKDT
Background info - cost efficiencies presentation PCFMAC 9-22 -Uploaded: 09/22/2022 01:16 PM AKDT
D5 PCFMAC September 2022 Report -Uploaded: 09/27/2022 03:46 PM AKDT
D5 Observer Analytical Tasklist -Uploaded: 09/27/2022 03:46 PM AKDT
D6 Comment Now D6 BS FEP Climate Change Taskforce a) ACLIM and IPCC update (presented under B4), b) Climate Readiness Synthesis Report - Review, c) CCTF Report
Attachments: D6 Action Memo -Uploaded: 09/21/2022 09:43 AM AKDT
BS FEP Climate Change Taskforce September 2022 eAgenda (LINK) -Uploaded: 09/01/2022 03:21 PM AKDT
D6b Climate Readiness Synthesis Report -Uploaded: 09/20/2022 12:27 PM AKDT
D6c CCTF Report September 2022 -Uploaded: 09/21/2022 09:36 AM AKDT
D7 Comment Now D7 Ecosystem Committee report - review
Attachments: D7 Action Memo -Uploaded: 09/23/2022 09:54 AM AKDT
Ecosystem Committee October 2022 eAgenda (LINK) -Uploaded: 09/01/2022 03:20 PM AKDT
D8 Comment Now D8 Essential Fish Habitat – review fishing effects (SSC only)
Attachments: D8 Action Memo -Uploaded: 09/27/2022 03:53 PM AKDT
D8 EFH Fishing Effects Evaluation Discussion Paper -Uploaded: 09/07/2022 02:37 PM AKDT
D8 EFH Maps Supp Analysis Sept 2022 -Uploaded: 09/12/2022 03:09 PM AKDT
FOLDER Gulf of Alaska Fishing Effects Species (LINK) -Uploaded: 09/06/2022 11:59 AM AKDT
FOLDER Eastern Bering Sea Fishing Effects Species (LINK) -Uploaded: 09/06/2022 12:00 PM AKDT
FOLDER Aleutian Islands Fishing Effects Species (LINK) -Uploaded: 09/06/2022 12:00 PM AKDT
D8 EFH Maps Disc Paper Feb 2022 revised March 2022 -Uploaded: 09/12/2022 03:11 PM AKDT
D8 Bering Sea EFH Descriptions (LINK) -Uploaded: 09/12/2022 09:30 AM AKDT
D8 Aleutian Islands EFH Descriptions (LINK) -Uploaded: 09/12/2022 03:07 PM AKDT
D8 GOA EFH Descriptions (LINK) -Uploaded: 09/16/2022 03:14 PM AKDT
D8 Plan Team Minutes EFH Excerpt -Uploaded: 09/27/2022 03:53 PM AKDT
E. STAFF TASKING / COMMITTEES
E1 Comment Now E Committees, New Business, and Tasking (incl PSEIS SIR update) - Review