SSC and Advisory Panel As described here, the Council has moved up the timing for its AP/SSC nomination process, and will be accepting nominations for the SSC and AP from now through November 15, 2022. Details about how to apply can be found here. The Council also discussed including a Tribal representative seat on the […]
Adapting Fisheries Management to a Changing Ecosystem The Scientific Coordination Subcommittee will convene the 7th national meeting of the Scientific Coordination Subcommittee (SCS7) in person this summer. The North Pacific Fishery Management Council will host this meeting August 15-17, 2022 in Sitka, Alaska, in the Harrigan Centennial Hall. The meeting addresses various aspects of Ecosystem-Based […]
Public comment is being taken on ways to reduce fishing-related mortality of Bristol Bay red king crab (BBRKC) and Eastern Bering Sea (EBS) snow crab.
Fishery Economist / Fishery Analyst Vacancy Announcement The North Pacific Fishery Management Council has authority over the management of fisheries in the federal waters off Alaska, ranging from 3 to 200 miles offshore. Established under the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act, the regional Council system gives fishery managers the flexibility to use local-level input […]
Newsletter, Agenda. The Council met June 6-13, 2022, In Sitka Alaska. Audio files have been uploaded to YouTube.
Newsletter, Agenda. The Council met April 4-9, 2022, at the Hilton Hotel in Anchorage. Audio files have been uploaded to YouTube.