North Pacific Fishery Management Council

North Pacific Fishery Management Council

SSC October 2023

NPFMC Meetings
Open for written comment until 09/29/2023 12:00 PM AKDT

Meeting Navigation

All comments are part of the public record.
Meeting Time: 10/02/2023 07:00 AM AKDT

Scientific and Statistical Committee, October 2-4, 2023, Hilton Hotel, Anchorage, Alaska; 8am-5pm


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Meeting ID: 814 5113 0091     
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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 September 8, 2023, and the deadline for written comments is Friday, September 29 at 12pm AKT. Submitted comments will be reviewed then visible online after the deadline closes, as per the Council's comment policyPublic comments to the SSC should be focused on scientific issues. The SSC will also take oral testimony in-person and remote 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 you will also be asked to indicate if you will be testifying in person, or remotely


The SSC 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 through the call-in phone number. 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. 


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SSC Admin Issues
Attachments: Schedule (LINK) -Uploaded: 07/26/2023 09:29 AM AKDT
Pre-Meeting Review Documents (LINK) -Uploaded: 07/26/2023 09:29 AM AKDT
Admin Issues
Comment Now IRA Funding proposal discussion
Attachments: IRA Funding Staff Paper -Uploaded: 09/15/2023 03:16 PM AKDT
C1 BSAI Crab Specifications
Comment Now Ecosystem Status Report Preview
Comment Now Review SAFE report & BSAI Crab Plan Team report; adopt ABC/OFLs for BBRKC, Tanner crab, snow crab, PIBKC
Attachments: C1 Action Memo -Uploaded: 09/21/2023 06:55 PM AKDT
September Crab Plan Team eAgenda (link) -Uploaded: 09/20/2023 01:51 PM AKDT
CPT Report September 2023 -Uploaded: 09/20/2023 02:35 PM AKDT
C1 BSAI Crab SAFE 2023 Intro -Uploaded: 09/22/2023 03:04 PM AKDT
BBRKC SAFE (link) -Uploaded: 09/20/2023 10:03 AM AKDT
Tanner Crab SAFE (link) -Uploaded: 09/19/2023 02:24 PM AKDT
EBS Snow Crab SAFE (link) -Uploaded: 09/21/2023 11:44 AM AKDT
PIBKC SAFE (link) -Uploaded: 09/19/2023 10:34 AM AKDT
C3 Groundfish Proposed Specifications
Comment Now BSAI/GOA Groundfish – Proposed specifications, Plan Team reports
Attachments: September Groundfish eAgenda (link) -Uploaded: 09/22/2023 11:31 AM AKDT
C3 Chinook index 2023 letter to NMFS -Uploaded: 09/11/2023 10:12 AM AKDT
C4 Chum Salmon Bycatch
Comment Now Review Preliminary Analysis
Attachments: C4 Action Memo -Uploaded: 09/21/2023 06:56 PM AKDT
C4 Chum Salmon Bycatch Analysis -Uploaded: 09/11/2023 07:29 AM AKDT
D2 BSAI Crab Program Review
Comment Now Review Workplan
Attachments: D2 Action Memo -Uploaded: 09/21/2023 06:56 PM AKDT
D2 BSAI Crab Program Workplan -Uploaded: 09/18/2023 11:06 AM AKDT
D3 IFQ Program Review
Comment Now Review Workplan
Attachments: D3 Action Memo -Uploaded: 09/21/2023 06:56 PM AKDT
IFQ September eAgenda (link) -Uploaded: 09/20/2023 01:53 PM AKDT
D3 IFQ Program Workplan -Uploaded: 09/18/2023 03:50 PM AKDT