Pacific Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting, 7136 [2012-3136]

Download as PDF 7136 Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 28 / Friday, February 10, 2012 / Notices Kathy Pereira at the Council (see ADDRESSES) at least 5 working days prior to the meeting. Dated: February 7, 2012. Tracey L. Thompson, Acting Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 2012–3137 Filed 2–9–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration [FR Doc. 2012–3136 Filed 2–9–12; 8:45 am] RIN 0648–XA994 BILLING CODE 3510–22–P Pacific Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice of a public meeting. AGENCY: The Pacific Fishery Management Council (Pacific Council) will convene a conference call of its Groundfish Essential Fish Habitat Review Committee (EFHRC). DATES: The conference call will take place Tuesday, February 28, 2012. The meeting will begin at 2 p.m. and will conclude by 4 p.m. Pacific Time. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held via conference call, with a public listening station available at the Pacific Council offices. Council address: Pacific Fishery Management Council, 7700 NE Ambassador Place, Suite 101, Portland, OR 97220–1384. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. Kerry Griffin, Staff Officer, Pacific Council; telephone: (503) 820–2280. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The primary purposes of the conference call are to discuss a draft request for proposals, and to continue planning for a report to the Pacific Council at its April 2012 meeting in Seattle, WA. Other topics may be discussed as time allows, at the discretion of the Chair. Although non-emergency issues not contained in the meeting agenda may come before the EFHRC for discussion, those issues may not be the subject of formal EFHRC action during this meeting. EFHRC 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 srobinson on DSK4SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: 21:29 Feb 09, 2012 Special Accommodations This public listening station is physically accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for sign language interpretation or other auxiliary aids should be directed to Mr. Kris Kleinschmidt at (503) 820–2280 at least 5 days prior to the meeting date. Dated: February 7, 2012. Tracey L. Thompson, Acting Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE VerDate Mar<15>2010 notified of the EFHRC’s intent to take final action to address the emergency. Jkt 226001 DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Guiding-Principles-for-MonitoringPrograms-FINAL.pdf a. How to apply this to ACL monitoring b. Timeliness (e.g. 60 days for data submission) c. Minimum data to be collected d. Commercial and recreational landings e. Guidance that can or should be used f. What is optimal g. Recommendations form the SSC on how to monitor ACLs 2. Establish Research Needs Subcommittee to address priority research needs for the next 5 years. Update on status of overfished species and issues affecting rebuilding of specific species/ species units. 3. Deep Water Queen Conch Assessment RIN 0648–XA982 Joint Meeting SSC and AP Caribbean Fishery Management Council; Public Meetings March 15, 2012—9 a.m.–12 noon National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice of public meetings. AGENCY: The Caribbean Fishery Management Council’s Scientific and Statistical Committee (SSC) and the Advisory Panel (AP) will hold meetings. DATES: The SSC will meet on March 14– 15, 2012. The AP will meet on March 15, 2012, concurrently with the SSC during the morning session, and then will meet separately during the afternoon session to discuss the three presentations given during the morning session. See SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION for specific dates and times. ADDRESSES: The meetings will be held at the Embassy Suites Hotel, Tartak St., Carolina, Puerto Rico. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Caribbean Fishery Management Council, ˜ 268 Munoz Rivera Avenue, Suite 1108, San Juan, Puerto Rico 00918–1920, telephone: (787) 766–5926. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The SSC will meet to discuss the items contained in the following agenda: SUMMARY: March 14, 2012—9 a.m. Call to order Roll Call Monitoring of ACLs 1. SSC Review of fishery monitoring programs http://www. mragamericas.com/wp-content/ uploads/2010/03/MRAG–EDF- PO 00000 Frm 00022 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 4. Review of SEDAR 26 Complete Assessment Reports for queen and silk snappers and red tail parrotfish (http://www.sefsc.noaa.gov/sedar/ Sedar_Workshops.jsp? WorkshopNum=26) 5. Discussion of options paper on parrotfish size and trip limits 6. Data needs and recommendations on study design to determine status of parrotfish populations on St. Croix 7. Review information needs for SEDAR 30 (2012) including recommendations on how to gather information on species designated for assessment: blue tang, queen triggerfish March 15, 2012–1 p.m.—5 p.m.–SSC meeting continues Old business New business Next meeting Adjourn The AP will reconvene during the afternoon from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. to discuss the three presentations given during the morning session. The meetings are open to the public, and will be conducted in English. Simultaneous interpretation (English/ Spanish) will be provided for the AP meeting. Fishers and other interested persons are invited to attend and participate with oral or written statements regarding agenda issues. Special Accommodations These meetings are physically accessible to people with disabilities. For more information or request for sign language interpretation and/other E:\FR\FM\10FEN1.SGM 10FEN1

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

RIN 0648-XA994


Pacific Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting

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

ACTION: Notice of a public meeting.

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SUMMARY: The Pacific Fishery Management Council (Pacific Council) will 
convene a conference call of its Groundfish Essential Fish Habitat 
Review Committee (EFHRC).

DATES: The conference call will take place Tuesday, February 28, 2012. 
The meeting will begin at 2 p.m. and will conclude by 4 p.m. Pacific 
Time.

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held via conference call, with a public 
listening station available at the Pacific Council offices.
    Council address: Pacific Fishery Management Council, 7700 NE 
Ambassador Place, Suite 101, Portland, OR 97220-1384.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. Kerry Griffin, Staff Officer, 
Pacific Council; telephone: (503) 820-2280.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The primary purposes of the conference call 
are to discuss a draft request for proposals, and to continue planning 
for a report to the Pacific Council at its April 2012 meeting in 
Seattle, WA. Other topics may be discussed as time allows, at the 
discretion of the Chair.
    Although non-emergency issues not contained in the meeting agenda 
may come before the EFHRC for discussion, those issues may not be the 
subject of formal EFHRC action during this meeting. EFHRC 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 EFHRC's intent to take final action to address the emergency.

Special Accommodations

    This public listening station is physically accessible to people 
with disabilities. Requests for sign language interpretation or other 
auxiliary aids should be directed to Mr. Kris Kleinschmidt at (503) 
820-2280 at least 5 days prior to the meeting date.

    Dated: February 7, 2012.
Tracey L. Thompson,
Acting Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine 
Fisheries Service.
[FR Doc. 2012-3136 Filed 2-9-12; 8:45 am]
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