North Pacific Fishery Management Council

North Pacific Fishery Management Council

SSC October 2023

NPFMC Meetings
Closed for written comment at 09/29/2023 12:00 PM AKDT

Meeting Navigation

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
DRAFT SSC Report -Uploaded: 10/26/2023 11:53 AM AKDT
SSC Report Oct 2023_FINAL -Uploaded: 11/16/2023 04:39 PM AKST
Admin Issues
Attachments: Public Input Flyer Research Priorities -Uploaded: 10/02/2023 07:50 AM AKDT
PPT administrative issues -Uploaded: 10/01/2023 08:55 PM AKDT
IRA Funding proposal discussion
Attachments: IRA Funding Staff Paper -Uploaded: 09/15/2023 03:16 PM AKDT
PPT B1 IRA Funding Overview -Uploaded: 10/01/2023 08:28 PM AKDT
PPT IRA funding NPFMC staff paper -Uploaded: 10/01/2023 08:55 PM AKDT
C1 BSAI Crab Specifications
0 Comments Ecosystem Status Report Preview
Attachments: PPT C1 Ecosystem Status Report -Uploaded: 10/01/2023 09:01 PM AKDT
4 Comments 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
C1 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
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
BBRKC SAFE (link) -Uploaded: 09/20/2023 10:03 AM AKDT
BBRKC_AppA -Uploaded: 09/26/2023 03:56 PM AKDT
BBRKC_AppB -Uploaded: 09/26/2023 03:56 PM AKDT
PPT C1 Crab Stocks -Uploaded: 10/02/2023 01:30 PM AKDT
Public Comment on BBRKC
Public Comment on Tanner Crab
Public Comment on Snow Crab
Public Comment on All Other BSAI Crab Issues
C3 Groundfish Proposed Specifications
4 Comments BSAI/GOA Groundfish – Proposed specifications, Plan Team reports
Attachments: C3 Action Memo -Uploaded: 09/28/2023 11:58 AM AKDT
September Groundfish eAgenda (link) -Uploaded: 09/22/2023 11:31 AM AKDT
C3 Joint Groundfish Plan Teams Report -Uploaded: 09/29/2023 09:40 AM AKDT
C3 BSAI Groundfish Plan Team Report -Uploaded: 09/26/2023 09:44 PM AKDT
C3 GOA Groundfish Plan Team Report -Uploaded: 09/26/2023 09:44 PM AKDT
C3 GOA Groundfish PT 2024 Proposed ABC-OFLs Table 1 -Uploaded: 09/25/2023 03:04 PM AKDT
C3 GOA Groundfish 2024 Proposed Tables -Uploaded: 09/27/2023 01:11 PM AKDT
C3 BSAI Groundfish 2024 Proposed Tables -Uploaded: 09/28/2023 08:49 AM AKDT
C3 BSAI 2024 PT Proposed ABC-OFLs Table 1 -Uploaded: 09/28/2023 11:09 AM AKDT
C3 GOA DSR OR Spatial Management -Uploaded: 09/25/2023 09:00 PM AKDT
PPT C3 Joint GPT Report -Uploaded: 10/03/2023 11:04 AM AKDT
PPT C3 BSAI GPT Report -Uploaded: 10/03/2023 07:59 AM AKDT
PPT C3 EBS Pollock -Uploaded: 10/03/2023 08:09 AM AKDT
PPT C3 EBS Pacific Cod Models -Uploaded: 10/03/2023 08:03 AM AKDT
PPT C3 GOA GPT Report -Uploaded: 10/03/2023 08:03 AM AKDT
Public comment on the joint PT report
Public comment on the BSAI PT report
Public comment on the GOA PT report
C4 Chum Salmon Bycatch
1 Comment 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
C4 Addendum 2023 B Season Chum Bycatch -Uploaded: 09/27/2023 03:38 PM AKDT
C4 Addendum revised Table 3-19 -Uploaded: 09/27/2023 03:37 PM AKDT
C4C4 Addendum Tables 3-8 through 3-11 sorted by run size -Uploaded: 09/27/2023 05:05 PM AKDT
C4 Chum EIS Scoping Report -Uploaded: 09/27/2023 03:37 PM AKDT
C4 KRITFC Coop Agency Request -Uploaded: 09/26/2023 11:46 AM AKDT
C4 Response ltr - KRITFC coop agency request -Uploaded: 09/26/2023 11:46 AM AKDT
C4 Request ADFG as Cooperating Agency -Uploaded: 10/02/2023 03:27 PM AKDT
C4 Cooperating Agency 1501.8 regs -Uploaded: 10/02/2023 03:27 PM AKDT
PPT C4 Chum Salmon Bycatch -Uploaded: 10/04/2023 10:09 AM AKDT
D2 BSAI Crab Program Review
1 Comment 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
PPT D2 CR Program 17-year Review -Uploaded: 10/02/2023 11:44 AM AKDT
D3 IFQ Program Review
3 Comments Review Workplan
Attachments: D3 Action Memo -Uploaded: 09/21/2023 06:56 PM AKDT
D3 IFQ Program Workplan -Uploaded: 09/18/2023 03:50 PM AKDT
PPT D3 IFQ Program Review Workplan Presentation -Uploaded: 10/04/2023 12:13 PM AKDT