North Pacific Fishery Management Council; Public Meetings, 28614-28615 [2020-10209]

Download as PDF 28614 Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 93 / Wednesday, May 13, 2020 / Notices National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Conservation and Management Act, provided the public has been notified of the intent to take final action to address the emergency. [RTID 0648–XA163] Special Accommodations Pacific Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting Requests for sign language interpretation or other auxiliary aids should be directed to Mr. Kris Kleinschmidt (kris.kleinschmidt@ noaa.gov; (503) 820–2412) at least 10 days prior to the meeting date. DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice of public meeting. AGENCY: The Pacific Fishery Management Council’s (Pacific Council) Groundfish Management Team (GMT) will hold an online meeting to discuss items on the Pacific Council’s June 2020 meeting agenda. The meeting is open to the public. DATES: The webinar will be held Friday, May 29, 2020, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., Pacific Daylight Time, or until business for the day has been completed. ADDRESSES: This meeting will be held online. Specific meeting information, including directions on how to join the meeting and system requirements will be provided in the meeting announcement on the Pacific Council’s website (see www.pcouncil.org). You may send an email to Mr. Kris Kleinschmidt (kris.kleinschmidt@ noaa.gov) or contact him at (503) 820– 2412 for technical assistance. Council address: Pacific Fishery Management Council, 7700 NE Ambassador Place, Suite 101, Portland, OR 97220–1384. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Todd Phillips, Staff Officer; telephone: (503) 820–2426; email: todd.phillips@ noaa.gov. SUMMARY: The primary purpose of the GMT webinar is to prepare for the Pacific Council’s June 2020 meeting. The GMT will discuss items related to groundfish management and administrative Pacific Council agenda items. A detailed agenda for the webinar will be available on the Pacific Council’s website prior to the meeting. The GMT may also address other assignments relating to groundfish management. No management actions will be decided by the GMT. Although non-emergency issues not contained in the meeting agenda may be discussed, those issues may not be the subject of formal action during this meeting. Action will be restricted to those issues specifically listed in this document and any issues arising after publication of this document that require emergency action under section 305(c) of the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery jbell on DSKJLSW7X2PROD with NOTICES SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:53 May 12, 2020 Jkt 250001 (Authority: 16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq.) Dated: May 7, 2020. Tracey L. Thompson, Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 2020–10212 Filed 5–12–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration [RTID 0648–XA177] Pacific Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice of public meeting. AGENCY: The Pacific Fishery Management Council’s (Pacific Council) Southern Resident Killer Whale (SRKW) Workgroup (Workgroup) will host two online meetings that are open to the public. SUMMARY: The first meeting will be held Monday, June 1, 2020, from 10:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m., Pacific Daylight Time (PDT), or until business is complete. The second meeting will be held Tuesday, June 30, 2020, from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m., PDT, or until business is complete. ADDRESSES: These meetings will be held online. Specific meeting information, including directions on how to join the meeting and system requirements will be provided in the meeting announcement on the Pacific Council’s website (see www.pcouncil.org). You may send an email to Mr. Kris Kleinschmidt (kris.kleinschmidt@ noaa.gov) or contact him at (503) 820– 2412 for technical assistance. Council address: Pacific Fishery Management Council, 7700 NE Ambassador Place, Suite 101, Portland, OR 97220–1384. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Robin Ehlke, Staff Officer, Pacific DATES: PO 00000 Frm 00016 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Council; telephone: (503) 820–2410; email: robin.ehlke@noaa.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The purpose of these online meetings will be to continue to discuss and consider the potential development of recommendations for salmon management/conservation measures, and any associated modeling and analysis that may be needed. The Workgroup may also discuss and prepare for future Workgroup meetings and future meetings with the Pacific Council and its advisory bodies. Members of the Salmon Advisory Subpanel will also be in attendance. This is a public meeting and not a public hearing. Public comments will be taken at the discretion of the Workgroup co-chairs as time allows. Although non-emergency issues not contained in the meeting agenda may be discussed, those issues may not be the subject of formal action during these meetings. Action will be restricted to those issues specifically listed in this document and any issues arising after publication of this document 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 intent to take final action to address the emergency. Special Accommodations Requests for sign language interpretation or other auxiliary aids should be directed to Mr. Kris Kleinschmidt (kris.kleinschmidt@ noaa.gov; (503) 820–2412) at least 10 days prior to the meeting date. Authority: 16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq. Dated: May 7, 2020. Tracey L. Thompson, Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 2020–10210 Filed 5–12–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration [RTID 0648–XA156] North Pacific Fishery Management Council; Public Meetings National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice of public meetings. AGENCY: The North Pacific Fishery Management Council (Council) and its SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\13MYN1.SGM 13MYN1 Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 93 / Wednesday, May 13, 2020 / Notices advisory committees will meet June 1, 2020 through June 5, 2020, and June 8, 2020 through June 10, 2020 via web conference. DATES: The Council’s Scientific and Statistical Committee (SSC) will begin at 8:30 a.m. on Monday, June 1, 2020 and continue through Wednesday, June 3, 2020. The Council’s Advisory Panel (AP) will begin at 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, June 4, 2020 and continue through Friday, June 5, 2020. The Council will begin its plenary session at 8:30 a.m. on Monday, June 8, 2020 continuing through Wednesday, June 10, 2020. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be a web conference. Join online through the link at http://meetings.npfmc.org/Meeting/ Details/1443. Council address: North Pacific Fishery Management Council, 1007 W 3rd Ave. Anchorage, AK 99501–2252; telephone: (907) 271–2809. Instructions for attending the meeting via web conference are given under Connection Information, below. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Diana Evans, Council staff; email: diana.evans@noaa.gov. For technical support please contact our administrative staff, email: npfmc.admin@noaa.gov. Please note that if additional changes to the June Council meeting are required as a result of the evolving public health situation regarding COVID–19, Council staff will post notice of any changes prominently on our website: https:// www.npfmc.org/. Potential meeting participants are encouraged to check the Council’s website frequently for such information and updates. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: jbell on DSKJLSW7X2PROD with NOTICES Agenda Monday, June 1, 2020 Through Wednesday, June 3, 2020 The SSC agenda will include the following issues: (1) Alaska Fishery Science Center Report (2) Scallop SAFE Report—ABC/OFL Specifications (3) BSAI Crab AIGKC, PIGKC, WAIRKC—ABC/OFL Specifications (4) Cook Inlet Salmon FMP Amendment—Preliminary Review (5) Observer update with respect to Covid–19 response (6) Sablefish apportionment workshop— Report (7) EFH 5-year review modeling workplan—Report (8) Marine Mammal conservation status—Report (tentative) In addition to providing ongoing scientific advice for fishery management VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:53 May 12, 2020 Jkt 250001 decisions, the SSC functions as the Council’s primary peer review panel for scientific information, as described by the Magnuson-Stevens Act section 302(g)(1)(e), and the National Standard 2 guidelines (78 FR 43066). The peer review process is also deemed to satisfy the requirements of the Information Quality Act, including the OMB Peer Review Bulletin guidelines. Thursday, June 4, 2020 Through Friday, June 5, 2020 The Advisory Panel agenda will include the following issues: (1) Scallop SAFE Report—ABC/OFL Specifications (2) BSAI Crab AIGKC, PIGKC, WAIRKC—ABC/OFL Specifications (3) St Matthew Blue King Crab Rebuilding Plan—Final Action (4) Cook Inlet Salmon FMP Amendment, CISC report— Preliminary Review (5) Observer update with respect to Covid–19 response, FMAC Report Public Comment Public comment letters will be accepted and should be submitted electronically to: https:// meetings.npfmc.org/Meeting/Details/ 1443. The Council strongly encourages written public comment for this meeting, to avoid any potential for technical difficulties to compromise oral testimony. The deadline for written comments is June 7, 2020, at 12 p.m. Alaska Time. Special Accommodations These meetings are physically accessible to people with disabilities. Requests should be directed to Shannon Gleason at (907) 903–3107 at least 7 working days prior to the meeting date. (Authority: 16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq.) Dated: May 7, 2020. Tracey L. Thompson, Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 2020–10209 Filed 5–12–20; 8:45 am] Monday, June 8, 2020 Through Wednesday, June 10, 2020 BILLING CODE 3510–22–P Council Plenary Session: The agenda for the Council’s plenary session will include the following issues. The Council may take appropriate action on any of the issues identified. (1) Executive Director’s Report (2) NMFS Management Report (3) Alaska Fisheries Science Center Report (4) NOAA GC Report (5) NOAA Enforcement Report (6) ADF&G Report (7) USCG Report (8) USFWS Report (9) SSC Report (in full) (10) AP Report (in full) (11) Scallop SAFE Report—ABC/OFL Specifications (12) BSAI Crab AIGKC, PIGKC, WAIRKC—ABC/OFL Specifications (13) St Mathew Blue King Crab Rebuilding Plan—Final Action (14) Cook Inlet Salmon FMP Amendment, CISC Report— Preliminary Review (15) Observer update with respect to Covid–19 response—FMAC Report (16) Committees, New Business, Tasking—Review DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Connection Information You can attend the meeting online using a computer, tablet, or smart phone; or by phone only. Connection information will be posted online at: https://meetings.npfmc.org/Meeting/ Details/1443. For technical support please contact our administrative staff, email: npfmc.admin@noaa.gov. PO 00000 Frm 00017 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 28615 National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration [RTID 0648–XA149] Gulf of Mexico 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 Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council will hold a half day webinar meeting of its Standing, Reef Fish, and Socioeconomic Scientific and Statistical Committees (SSC). DATES: The meeting will convene on Monday, June 1, 2020, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., EDT. ADDRESSES: The meeting will take place via webinar. You may register for the webinar by visiting www.gulfcouncil.org and clicking on the SSC meeting on the calendar. Council address: Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council, 4107 W Spruce Street, Suite 200, Tampa, FL 33607; telephone: (813) 348–1630. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ryan Rindone, Lead Fishery Biologist, Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council; ryan.rindone@gulfcouncil.org, telephone: (813) 348–1630. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\13MYN1.SGM 13MYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 85, Number 93 (Wednesday, May 13, 2020)]
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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

[RTID 0648-XA156]


North Pacific Fishery Management Council; Public Meetings

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

ACTION: Notice of public meetings.

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SUMMARY: The North Pacific Fishery Management Council (Council) and its

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advisory committees will meet June 1, 2020 through June 5, 2020, and 
June 8, 2020 through June 10, 2020 via web conference.

DATES: The Council's Scientific and Statistical Committee (SSC) will 
begin at 8:30 a.m. on Monday, June 1, 2020 and continue through 
Wednesday, June 3, 2020. The Council's Advisory Panel (AP) will begin 
at 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, June 4, 2020 and continue through Friday, 
June 5, 2020. The Council will begin its plenary session at 8:30 a.m. 
on Monday, June 8, 2020 continuing through Wednesday, June 10, 2020.

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be a web conference. Join online through 
the link at http://meetings.npfmc.org/Meeting/Details/1443.
    Council address: North Pacific Fishery Management Council, 1007 W 
3rd Ave. Anchorage, AK 99501-2252; telephone: (907) 271-2809. 
Instructions for attending the meeting via web conference are given 
under Connection Information, below.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Diana Evans, Council staff; email: 
[email protected]. For technical support please contact our 
administrative staff, email: [email protected].
    Please note that if additional changes to the June Council meeting 
are required as a result of the evolving public health situation 
regarding COVID-19, Council staff will post notice of any changes 
prominently on our website: https://www.npfmc.org/. Potential meeting 
participants are encouraged to check the Council's website frequently 
for such information and updates.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Agenda

Monday, June 1, 2020 Through Wednesday, June 3, 2020

    The SSC agenda will include the following issues:
(1) Alaska Fishery Science Center Report
(2) Scallop SAFE Report--ABC/OFL Specifications
(3) BSAI Crab AIGKC, PIGKC, WAIRKC--ABC/OFL Specifications
(4) Cook Inlet Salmon FMP Amendment--Preliminary Review
(5) Observer update with respect to Covid-19 response
(6) Sablefish apportionment workshop--Report
(7) EFH 5-year review modeling workplan--Report
(8) Marine Mammal conservation status--Report (tentative)
    In addition to providing ongoing scientific advice for fishery 
management decisions, the SSC functions as the Council's primary peer 
review panel for scientific information, as described by the Magnuson-
Stevens Act section 302(g)(1)(e), and the National Standard 2 
guidelines (78 FR 43066). The peer review process is also deemed to 
satisfy the requirements of the Information Quality Act, including the 
OMB Peer Review Bulletin guidelines.

Thursday, June 4, 2020 Through Friday, June 5, 2020

    The Advisory Panel agenda will include the following issues:
(1) Scallop SAFE Report--ABC/OFL Specifications
(2) BSAI Crab AIGKC, PIGKC, WAIRKC--ABC/OFL Specifications
(3) St Matthew Blue King Crab Rebuilding Plan--Final Action
(4) Cook Inlet Salmon FMP Amendment, CISC report--Preliminary Review
(5) Observer update with respect to Covid-19 response, FMAC Report

Monday, June 8, 2020 Through Wednesday, June 10, 2020

    Council Plenary Session: The agenda for the Council's plenary 
session will include the following issues. The Council may take 
appropriate action on any of the issues identified.
(1) Executive Director's Report
(2) NMFS Management Report
(3) Alaska Fisheries Science Center Report
(4) NOAA GC Report
(5) NOAA Enforcement Report
(6) ADF&G Report
(7) USCG Report
(8) USFWS Report
(9) SSC Report (in full)
(10) AP Report (in full)
(11) Scallop SAFE Report--ABC/OFL Specifications
(12) BSAI Crab AIGKC, PIGKC, WAIRKC--ABC/OFL Specifications
(13) St Mathew Blue King Crab Rebuilding Plan--Final Action
(14) Cook Inlet Salmon FMP Amendment, CISC Report--Preliminary Review
(15) Observer update with respect to Covid-19 response--FMAC Report
(16) Committees, New Business, Tasking--Review

Connection Information

    You can attend the meeting online using a computer, tablet, or 
smart phone; or by phone only. Connection information will be posted 
online at: https://meetings.npfmc.org/Meeting/Details/1443. For 
technical support please contact our administrative staff, email: 
[email protected].

Public Comment

    Public comment letters will be accepted and should be submitted 
electronically to: https://meetings.npfmc.org/Meeting/Details/1443. The 
Council strongly encourages written public comment for this meeting, to 
avoid any potential for technical difficulties to compromise oral 
testimony. The deadline for written comments is June 7, 2020, at 12 
p.m. Alaska Time.

Special Accommodations

    These meetings are physically accessible to people with 
disabilities. Requests should be directed to Shannon Gleason at (907) 
903-3107 at least 7 working days prior to the meeting date.

(Authority: 16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq.)

    Dated: May 7, 2020.
Tracey L. Thompson,
Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National 
Marine Fisheries Service.
[FR Doc. 2020-10209 Filed 5-12-20; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 3510-22-P