North Pacific Fishery Management Council

North Pacific Fishery Management Council

Ecosystem Committee - 09/28/2023

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Closed for written comment at 09/27/2023 06:00 PM AKDT

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Meeting Time: 09/28/2023 08:00 AM AKDT

Ecosystem Committee

Thursday, September 28, 2023, 8:00am - 4:00pm Alaska Time (9:00am - 5:00pm Pacific Time)

This will be a virtual meeting.

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The Chair will anounce opportunities for public comment at the beginning of the meeting, depending on time available. Written comments may be submitted below in advance of the meeting.

All information provided through the eAgenda is part of the public record. 

Comments and meeting information
2 Comments Please leave comments for all agenda items here
September 2023 Agenda, previous reports/links
Attachments: ECo Sep 2023 Report -Uploaded: 10/04/2023 07:42 AM AKDT
Draft Agenda Sep2023 ECO -Uploaded: 09/27/2023 12:47 PM AKDT
LINK May 2023 ECo Report -Uploaded: 08/07/2023 12:48 PM AKDT
LINK May 2023 ECo eAgenda -Uploaded: 08/07/2023 01:07 PM AKDT
LINK April 2023 ECo Report -Uploaded: 08/07/2023 12:48 PM AKDT
LINK January 2023 ECo Report -Uploaded: 08/07/2023 12:47 PM AKDT
NEPA updates
Fiscal Responsibility Act and NEPA procedural changes (Gretchen Harrington, Bridget Mansfield, Diana Evans)
Attachments: LINK FRA see section 321 page 30 -Uploaded: 08/08/2023 02:00 PM AKDT
LINK IRA Funding Discussion Paper -Uploaded: 09/26/2023 10:00 AM AKDT
PPT NEPA updates for ECo -Uploaded: 09/28/2023 08:09 AM AKDT
Other updates
PEIS update and progress (Diana Evans, Sara Cleaver, Nicole Watson)
Attachments: PPT PEIS discussion Ecosystem Committee Sept 2023 -Uploaded: 09/27/2023 02:19 PM AKDT
PEIS Reference Material
Attachments: LINK June 2023 Council Motion D2 PEIS -Uploaded: 08/07/2023 01:04 PM AKDT
LINK May 2023 Ecosystem Committee Recommendations to Council -Uploaded: 08/07/2023 01:05 PM AKDT
LINK PEIS Discussion Paper January 2023 -Uploaded: 08/07/2023 01:05 PM AKDT
LINK October Council E Staff Tasking for 3 Meeting Outlook and p2 Action Memo -Uploaded: 09/26/2023 07:32 AM AKDT
Conservation areas
Update on evaluation of marine conservation areas (David Witherell)
Attachments: LINK CCC ABM Report Evaluation of Conservation Areas -Uploaded: 08/08/2023 11:14 AM AKDT
LINK Appendix B Conservation Worksheet and Effectiveness Checklist by Region -Uploaded: 08/08/2023 11:15 AM AKDT
LINK North Pacific Conservation Areas Summaries -Uploaded: 08/08/2023 11:18 AM AKDT
PPT Conservation Areas -Uploaded: 09/21/2023 12:47 PM AKDT
Scheduling for next Ecosystem Committee meeting