Pacific Fishery Management Council; Public Meetings, 38402-38403 [E9-18433]

Download as PDF 38402 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 147 / Monday, August 3, 2009 / Notices Initiation of Review In accordance with 19 CFR 351.218(c), we are initiating the Sunset DOC Case No. A–357–405 ............................. ITC Case No. sroberts on DSKD5P82C1PROD with NOTICES Information Required from Interested Parties Domestic interested parties defined in section 771(9)(C), (D), (E), (F), and (G) of the Act and 19 CFR 351.102(b)) wishing to participate in a Sunset Review must respond not later than 15 days after the date of publication in the Federal Register of this notice of initiation by filing a notice of intent to participate. The required contents of the notice of intent to participate are set forth at 19 CFR 351.218(d)(1)(ii). 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This requirement was retained in the final sunset regulations at 19 CFR 351.218(d)(4). As provided in 19 CFR 351.302(b), however, the Department will consider individual requests to extend that five-day deadline based upon a showing of good cause. PO 00000 Frm 00012 Department Contact Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Dana Mermelstein (202) 482–1391 DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration RIN: 0648–XQ69 Pacific Fishery Management Council; Public Meetings AGENCY: National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice of two public meetings. SUMMARY: Two meetings will be held to review a new assessment for petrale sole and develop control rules for specifying scientific uncertainty buffers in acceptable biological catch (ABC) specifications for groundfish and coastal pelagic species (CPS). The first meeting will be attended by the Groundfish Subcommittee of the Pacific Fishery Management Council’s Scientific and Statistical Committee (SSC) to review a new assessment for petrale sole. Further, the SSC Groundfish Subcommittee will consider the scientific basis for considering estimated or alternative proxy target biomass levels or fishing mortality rates for petrale sole and other west coast flatfish stocks. The second meeting will be attended by the Groundfish and CPS Subcommittees of the SSC to develop new control rules for deciding scientific uncertainty buffers for groundfish and CPS species compliant with new National Standard 1 guidelines. Both meetings are work sessions which are open to the public. DATES: The SSC Groundfish Subcommittee meeting to review the new petrale sole assessment will be held beginning at 8:30 a.m., Monday, August 31, 2009 and will end at 5:30 p.m. or as necessary to complete business.The SSC Groundfish and CPS Subcommittees meeting to develop control rules for scientific uncertainty buffers for groundfish and CPS species will be held beginning at 8:30 a.m., Tuesday, September 1, 2009. The meeting will continue on Wednesday, September 2, 2009 beginning at 8:30 a.m. The meeting will end at 5:30 p.m. each day, or as necessary to complete business. E:\FR\FM\03AUN1.SGM 03AUN1 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 147 / Monday, August 3, 2009 / Notices Both SSC Subcommittee meetings will be held at the NOAA Western Regional Center’s Sand Point Facility, Alaska Fisheries Science Center, Building 4, Traynor Room, 7600 Sand Point Way N.E., Seattle, WA 98115–6349; telephone: (206) 526–6548. Council address: Pacific Fishery Management Council, 7700 NE Ambassador Place, Suite 101, Portland, OR 97220–1384. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. John DeVore, Pacific Fishery Management Council; telephone: (503) 820–2280. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The purpose of the first SSC Groundfish Subcommittee meeting is to review a new draft stock assessment for petrale sole and any other pertinent information, work with the Stock Assessment Team to make necessary revisions, and ultimately produce an SSC report for use by the Council family and other interested persons. The purpose of the second SSC Groundfish and CPS Subcommittees meeting is to review groundfish and CPS assessments, requested analyses, and any other pertinent information to develop new control rules for deciding scientific uncertainty buffers for ABC specifications for groundfish and CPS species. An SSC report will ultimately be produced incorporating recommendations and considerations developed by the two SSC Subcommittees. No management actions will be decided at these SSC Subcommittee meetings. The SSC Subcommittees’ role will be development of recommendations and reports for consideration by the SSC and the Council at its September meeting in Foster City, CA. Entry to the NOAA Western Regional Center’s Sand Point Facility requires visitors to show a valid picture ID and register with security. A visitor’s badge, which must be worn while at the NOAA Western Regional Center’s Facility, will be issued to non-Federal employees participating in the meeting. Non-U.S. citizens will require advance security clearance and should call (206) 526– 6548 at least 2 days prior to the meeting date. Although non-emergency issues not contained in the meeting agendas may come before the meeting participants for discussion, those issues may not be the subject of formal action during these meetings. SSC Subcommittee action will be restricted to those issues specifically listed in this notice and any issues arising after publication of this notice that require emergency action under sroberts on DSKD5P82C1PROD with NOTICES ADDRESSES: VerDate Nov<24>2008 16:05 Jul 31, 2009 Jkt 217001 Section 305(c) of the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act, provided the public has been notified of the meeting participants’ intent to take final action to address the emergency. Special Accommodations These meetings are physically accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for sign language interpretation or other auxiliary aids should be directed to Ms. Carolyn Porter at (503) 820–2280 at least 5 days prior to the meeting date. Dated: July 29, 2009. Tracey L. Thompson, Acting Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. E9–18433 Filed 7–31–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–S DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration RIN: 0648–XQ67 Fisheries of the South Atlantic; South Atlantic Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting AGENCY: National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice of a public meeting. SUMMARY: The South Atlantic Fishery Management Council will hold a meeting of its Dolphin Wahoo Advisory Panel in North Charleston, SC. See SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION. DATES: The meeting will take place August 19–20, 2009. See SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Hilton Garden Inn, 5265 International Boulevard, North Charleston, SC; telephone: (843) 308– 9330. 38403 the draft Comprehensive Annual Catch Limit Amendment for the South Atlantic Region. The amendment is being prepared in order to meet the requirements of the Reauthorized Magnuson-Stevens Act, including the establishment of Maximum Sustainable Yield (MSY), Allowable Biological Catch (ABC) and Overfishing Levels (OFLs) as recommended by South Atlantic Fishery Management Council’s Scientific and Statistical Committee (SSC), Annual Catch Limits (ACLs), Annual Catch Targets (ACTs) and Accountability Measures (AMs) for species currently not listed as undergoing overfishing, including dolphin and wahoo. The amendment will also include alternatives addressing the sale of dolphin from for-hire vessels and minimum size limits for dolphin caught in federal waters off the coasts of North Carolina and South Carolina and in the Mid-Atlantic and New England areas. The AP will provide recommendations to the Council regarding the alternatives in the draft amendment. The Amendment is being prepared by the South Atlantic Fishery Management Council, with input from the Mid-Atlantic and New England Councils for decisions relative to dolphin and wahoo. Although non-emergency issues not contained in this agenda may come before this group for discussion, those issues may not be the subject of formal action during this meeting. Action will be restricted to those issues specifically listed in this notice and any issues arising after publication of this notice that require emergency action under section 305(c) of the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act, provided the public has been notified of the Council’s intent to take final action to address the emergency. Special Accommodations FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Kim Iverson, Public Information Officer, South Atlantic Fishery Management Council, 4055 Faber Place Drive, Suite 201, N. Charleston, SC, 29405; telephone: (843) 571–4366 or toll free (866) SAFMC–10; fax: (843) 769–4520; email: kim.iverson@safmc.net. This meeting is physically accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for auxiliary aids should be directed to the council office (see ADDRESSES) 3 days prior to the meeting. Note: The times and sequence specified in this agenda are subject to change. Members of the Dolphin Wahoo Advisory Panel will meet from 3:30 p.m. until 5 p.m. on August 19, 2009, and from 8:30 a.m. until 5 p.m. on August 20, 2009. The Advisory Panel will review actions and management alternatives in Dated: July 29, 2009. Tracey L. Thompson, Acting Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. E9–18412 Filed 7–31–09; 8:45 am] SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: PO 00000 Frm 00013 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 BILLING CODE 3510–22–S E:\FR\FM\03AUN1.SGM 03AUN1

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[Federal Register Volume 74, Number 147 (Monday, August 3, 2009)]
[Notices]
[Pages 38402-38403]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E9-18433]


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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

RIN: 0648-XQ69


Pacific Fishery Management Council; Public Meetings

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

ACTION: Notice of two public meetings.

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SUMMARY: Two meetings will be held to review a new assessment for 
petrale sole and develop control rules for specifying scientific 
uncertainty buffers in acceptable biological catch (ABC) specifications 
for groundfish and coastal pelagic species (CPS). The first meeting 
will be attended by the Groundfish Subcommittee of the Pacific Fishery 
Management Council's Scientific and Statistical Committee (SSC) to 
review a new assessment for petrale sole. Further, the SSC Groundfish 
Subcommittee will consider the scientific basis for considering 
estimated or alternative proxy target biomass levels or fishing 
mortality rates for petrale sole and other west coast flatfish stocks. 
The second meeting will be attended by the Groundfish and CPS 
Subcommittees of the SSC to develop new control rules for deciding 
scientific uncertainty buffers for groundfish and CPS species compliant 
with new National Standard 1 guidelines. Both meetings are work 
sessions which are open to the public.

DATES: The SSC Groundfish Subcommittee meeting to review the new 
petrale sole assessment will be held beginning at 8:30 a.m., Monday, 
August 31, 2009 and will end at 5:30 p.m. or as necessary to complete 
business.The SSC Groundfish and CPS Subcommittees meeting to develop 
control rules for scientific uncertainty buffers for groundfish and CPS 
species will be held beginning at 8:30 a.m., Tuesday, September 1, 
2009. The meeting will continue on Wednesday, September 2, 2009 
beginning at 8:30 a.m. The meeting will end at 5:30 p.m. each day, or 
as necessary to complete business.

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ADDRESSES: Both SSC Subcommittee meetings will be held at the NOAA 
Western Regional Center's Sand Point Facility, Alaska Fisheries Science 
Center, Building 4, Traynor Room, 7600 Sand Point Way N.E., Seattle, WA 
98115-6349; telephone: (206) 526-6548.
    Council address: Pacific Fishery Management Council, 7700 NE 
Ambassador Place, Suite 101, Portland, OR 97220-1384.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. John DeVore, Pacific Fishery 
Management Council; telephone: (503) 820-2280.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The purpose of the first SSC Groundfish 
Subcommittee meeting is to review a new draft stock assessment for 
petrale sole and any other pertinent information, work with the Stock 
Assessment Team to make necessary revisions, and ultimately produce an 
SSC report for use by the Council family and other interested persons.
    The purpose of the second SSC Groundfish and CPS Subcommittees 
meeting is to review groundfish and CPS assessments, requested 
analyses, and any other pertinent information to develop new control 
rules for deciding scientific uncertainty buffers for ABC 
specifications for groundfish and CPS species. An SSC report will 
ultimately be produced incorporating recommendations and considerations 
developed by the two SSC Subcommittees.
    No management actions will be decided at these SSC Subcommittee 
meetings. The SSC Subcommittees' role will be development of 
recommendations and reports for consideration by the SSC and the 
Council at its September meeting in Foster City, CA.
    Entry to the NOAA Western Regional Center's Sand Point Facility 
requires visitors to show a valid picture ID and register with 
security. A visitor's badge, which must be worn while at the NOAA 
Western Regional Center's Facility, will be issued to non-Federal 
employees participating in the meeting. Non-U.S. citizens will require 
advance security clearance and should call (206) 526-6548 at least 2 
days prior to the meeting date.
    Although non-emergency issues not contained in the meeting agendas 
may come before the meeting participants for discussion, those issues 
may not be the subject of formal action during these meetings. SSC 
Subcommittee action will be restricted to those issues specifically 
listed in this notice and any issues arising after publication of this 
notice that require emergency action under Section 305(c) of the 
Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act, provided the 
public has been notified of the meeting participants' intent to take 
final action to address the emergency.

Special Accommodations

    These meetings are physically accessible to people with 
disabilities. Requests for sign language interpretation or other 
auxiliary aids should be directed to Ms. Carolyn Porter at (503) 820-
2280 at least 5 days prior to the meeting date.

    Dated: July 29, 2009.
Tracey L. Thompson,
Acting Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine 
Fisheries Service.
[FR Doc. E9-18433 Filed 7-31-09; 8:45 am]
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