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2021 October Council Coordination Committee Meeting

The Council Coordination Committee consists of the chairs, vice chairs, and executive directors from each of the eight regional fishery management councils and meets twice yearly.

Schedule

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 1:30 PM to 5:30 PM EDT

To join the meeting use the following link: https://meetings.ringcentral.com/j/1453865663

 

Time Subject  Presenter
1:30 pm to 1:35 pm Overview of RingCentral Functions Kris Kleinschmidt
1:35 pm to 1:45 pm Opening of Meeting Marc Gorelnik
1:45 pm to 1:50 pm

1) Approval of Agenda and Minutes

2) Welcome and Introduction

Marc Gorelnik

Janet Coit

1:50 pm to 2:30 pm

3) National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) Update and Upcoming Priorities

  a. Administration Priorities

  b. COVID-19 Operations and Reintegration Plans 

Presentation

  c.  Post-Pandemic Council Operations Discussion

  d. Other

Janet Coit

 

Paul Doremus

 

RFMCs

2:30 pm to 3:15 pm

4) Funding and Budget Update

Presentation

Paul Doremus
3:15 pm to 3:30 pm Break  
3:30 pm to 4:00 pm

5) NMFS Science Update

Presentation

Cisco Werner
4:00 pm to 4:30 pm

6) Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ) National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) Regulation Update

Presentation

Sam Rauch
4:30 pm to 5:15 pm

7) National Standard 1 Technical Memorandums

Presentation

a) Estimation of FMSY, BMSY, and Proxies

b) Managing with Annual Catch Limits (ACLs) for Data-limited Stocks in Federal
Fishery Management Plans

Rick Methot

 

 

 

Marian Macpherson

 

5:15 pm to 5:30 pm 8) Public Comment (for items not covered on the agenda  
5:30 pm

Adjourn Day 1

 

 

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 1:30 PM to 5:30 PM EDT

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Time Subject  Presenter
1:30 pm to 1:35 pm Welcome Back Day 2 Marc Gorelnik

1:35 pm to 3:00 pm

9) Legislative Outlook

  a. Legislative Update

  b. Report from Congressional Staff and Members Staff (tentative)

David Whaley

 

 

3:00 pm to 3:15 pm

Break

 

3:15 pm to 4:00 pm

9) Legislative Outlook (Continued)

   c. CCC Legislative Workgroup Report

Presentation

Tom Nies

 

4:00 pm to 5:15 pm

10) Executive Orders (E.O.s)

   a. Update on Select Executive Orders

     i. E.O. 14008 Tackling the Climate Crisis at Home and Abroad

        i. Area Based Management (ABM)
Subcommittee Report

Presentation

     ii. E.O. 13921 Promoting American Seafood Competitiveness and Economic Growth

       i. Aquaculture Opportunity Areas (AOA) Atlas

Presentation

 

Sam Rauch

 

Eric Reid

 

Danielle Blacklock

5:15 pm to 5:30 pm

11) Public Comment (for items not covered on the agenda)  
5:30 pm Adjourn Day 2  

Thursday, October 21, 2021 1:30 PM to 5:30 PM EDT

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Time Subject  Presenter

1:30 pm to 1:35 pm

Welcome Back Day 3 Marc Gorelnik

1:35 pm to 3:00 pm

12) Environmental Justice in Fisheries Management

  a. Update on NMFS Activities

Presentation

  b. Discussion of Council Approaches

Presentation

Sam Rauch

Kelly Denit

RFMCs

3:00 pm to 3:15 pm

13) Report on National Fish Habitat Board

Presentation

Chris Moore

3:15 pm to 3:30 pm

Break  

3:30 pm to 4:00 pm

14) CCC Committees Reports and Guidance

  a. Habitat Working Group

  b. Others

Kerry Griffin
4:00 pm to 4:15 pm 15) Public Comment (for items not covered on the agenda)  

4:15 pm to 5:00 pm

Break  

5:00 pm to 5:30 pm

16) Wrap-up and Other Business

  a. CCC Outcomes and Recommendations

 
5:30 pm Adjourn Day 3  

Last updated on 10/19/2021