Pacific Whiting Treaty Joint Management Committee Meeting Notice

July 05, 2018

Public Notice: NMFS-SEA-18-12. For information, contact: Miako Ushio (206) 526-4644, Frank Lockhart (206) 526-6142.

The Joint Management Committee created under the Pacific Hake/Whiting Agreement will meet July 31-August 1 in Victoria, BC, Canada.

Meeting Location

Chateau Victoria Hotel and Suites

740 Burdett Avenue

Victoria, BC V8W 1B2 - Canada

Agenda

Day 1 - July 31:

1:00 p.m. Introductions & review/revise/approve Agenda

1:15 p.m. 2018/2019 Meeting Schedule - review & approve

1:30 p.m. Fishery Update

2:00 p.m. Recap Management Strategy Evaluation (MSE) process and recent MSE working group meetings (30 min)

2:30 p.m. Operating model overview and initial summary of retrospective performance metrics (1-2 hours)

3:30 p.m. Break

5:00 p.m. Recap and overview of Day 2 agenda

Day 2 - August 1:

8:00 a.m. Open meeting, brief overview of agenda

8:15 a.m. Revisit performance metrics, as desired (30 min)

8:45 a.m. Discuss management strategies to test (60 min)

10:00 a.m. Break

10:15 a.m. Discuss future scenarios (30 min)

10:45 a.m. Next steps: conditioning the model, further MSEWG communications, etc (30 min)

11:30 a.m. Update on Bzero issue from SRG/JTC & next steps

Noon Opportunity for public comments. Recap action items and assignments

12:30 p.m. Adjourn

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Last updated by West Coast Regional Office on July 22, 2019