North Pacific Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting, 40302 [E8-15892]

Download as PDF 40302 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 135 / Monday, July 14, 2008 / Notices TABLE 1. DATES, TIMES AND LOCATIONS OF THE SCOPING MEETINGS—Continued Date Time Meeting Locations Address September 9, 2008 4 pm – 6 pm Fajardo, PR ´ ´ Salon Centro de Usos Multiples de Fajardo, Estacionamiento Munic¨ ´ ipal, Ultimo Piso, Esquina de Calle Dr. Lopez y Calle Celis Aguilera, Fajardo, PR 00738 September 10, 2008 2 pm – 4 pm Ponce, PR ´ ´ Servicio de Extension Agrıcola, 2440 Ave. Las Americas, Ste. 208, Centro Gubernamental, Ponce, PR 00717–2111 September 11, 2008 7 pm – 9 pm ¨ Mayaguez, PR ¨ University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez Campus, Physics Building, ¨ Room 310, Mayaguez, PR 00680 Scoping Meetings Code of Conduct The public is reminded that NMFS expects participants at the scoping meetings to conduct themselves appropriately. At the beginning of each meeting, a representative of NMFS will explain the ground rules (e.g., alcohol is prohibited from the meeting room; attendees will be called to give their comments in the order in which they registered to speak; each attendee will have an equal amount of time to speak; attendees may not interrupt one another; etc.). The NMFS representative will structure the meeting so that all attending members of the public will be able to comment, if they so choose, regardless of the controversial nature of the subject(s). Attendees are expected to respect the ground rules, and those that do not will be asked to leave the meeting. Special Accommodations The meetings are physically accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for sign language interpretation or other auxiliary aids should be directed to Greg Fairclough (see FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT) at least 7 days prior to the meeting. Dated: July 8, 2008. Emily H. Menashes Acting Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. E8–15986 Filed 7–11–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–S DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration RIN 0648–XJ01 pwalker on PROD1PC71 with NOTICES North Pacific Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice of a crab workshop AGENCY: VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:08 Jul 11, 2008 Jkt 214001 SUMMARY: The North Pacific Fishery Management Council’s (NPFMC) will host a Crab Workshop. DATES: The meeting will be held on August 11, 2008, from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Anchorage Hilton Hotel, 500 West 3rd Avenue, Lupine Room, Anchorage, AK. Council address: North Pacific Fishery Management Council, 605 W. 4th Ave., Suite 306, Anchorage, AK 99501–2252. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mark Fina, NPFMC; telephone: (907) 271–2809. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: A workshop to assist crew in the refinement of proposals for presentation to the crab committee at its September 15th meeting. The workshop is not intended to generate any specific crew consensus or recommendation. Instead, the workshop is intended to assist crew members and their representatives in the drafting of purpose and need statements and reformulation of their proposals as alternatives, elements, and options in a form typically considered by the Council. Crew members and their representatives could then present their revised proposals to the committee for its consideration. The committee report to the Council will include any proposals received and a summary of the committee’s discussions of those proposals. Although non-emergency issues not contained in this agenda may come before this group for discussion, in accordance with the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act (Magnuson-Stevens Act), those issues may not be the subject of formal action during this meeting. Actions will be restricted to those issues specifically identified in this notice and any issues arising after publication of this notice that require emergency action under section 305 ( c ) of the MagnusonStevens Act, provided the public has been notified of the NPFMC’s intent to ADDRESSES: PO 00000 Frm 00020 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 take final action to address the emergency. Special Accommodations This meeting is physically accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for sign language interpretation or other auxiliary aids should be directed to Gail Bendixen, (907) 271–2809, at least 5 working days prior to the meeting date. Dated: July 9, 2008. Tracey L. Thompson, Acting Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. E8–15892 Filed 7–11–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–S COMMODITY FUTURES TRADING COMMISSION Notice; Agricultural Advisory Committee Meeting The Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s Agricultural Advisory Committee will conduct a public meeting on Tuesday, July 29, 2008. The meeting will take place in the first floor hearing room of the Commission’s Washington, DC headquarters, Three Lafayette Centre, 1155 21st Street, NW., Washington, DC 20581 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The agenda is as follows: I. Convergence and Basis II. Settlement Prices, Margin Requirement, and Credit III. Agricultural Swaps IV. Ongoing Research The meeting is open to the public. Any member of the public who wishes to file a written statement with the Advisory Committee should mail a copy of the statement to the attention of: Agricultural Advisory Committee, c/o Chairman, Michael V. 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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

RIN 0648-XJ01


North Pacific Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting

AGENCY: National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and 
Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce.

ACTION: Notice of a crab workshop

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SUMMARY: The North Pacific Fishery Management Council's (NPFMC) will 
host a Crab Workshop.

DATES: The meeting will be held on August 11, 2008, from 8:30 a.m. to 5 
p.m.

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Anchorage Hilton Hotel, 500 
West 3rd Avenue, Lupine Room, Anchorage, AK.
    Council address: North Pacific Fishery Management Council, 605 W. 
4th Ave., Suite 306, Anchorage, AK 99501-2252.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mark Fina, NPFMC; telephone: (907) 
271-2809.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: A workshop to assist crew in the refinement 
of proposals for presentation to the crab committee at its September 
15th meeting. The workshop is not intended to generate any specific 
crew consensus or recommendation. Instead, the workshop is intended to 
assist crew members and their representatives in the drafting of 
purpose and need statements and reformulation of their proposals as 
alternatives, elements, and options in a form typically considered by 
the Council. Crew members and their representatives could then present 
their revised proposals to the committee for its consideration. The 
committee report to the Council will include any proposals received and 
a summary of the committee's discussions of those proposals.
    Although non-emergency issues not contained in this agenda may come 
before this group for discussion, in accordance with the Magnuson-
Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act (Magnuson-Stevens Act), 
those issues may not be the subject of formal action during this 
meeting. Actions will be restricted to those issues specifically 
identified in this notice and any issues arising after publication of 
this notice that require emergency action under section 305 ( c ) of 
the Magnuson-Stevens Act, provided the public has been notified of the 
NPFMC's intent to take final action to address the emergency.

Special Accommodations

    This meeting is physically accessible to people with disabilities. 
Requests for sign language interpretation or other auxiliary aids 
should be directed to Gail Bendixen, (907) 271-2809, at least 5 working 
days prior to the meeting date.

    Dated: July 9, 2008.
Tracey L. Thompson,
Acting Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine 
Fisheries Service.
[FR Doc. E8-15892 Filed 7-11-08; 8:45 am]
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