National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce.
Notice of public meetings.
The Pacific Fishery Management Council's (Council) Salmon Advisory Subpanel (SAS) will hold a work session by telephone conference, which is open to the public, to develop recommendations for the September Council meeting and the meeting in October of the Ad Hoc Channel Islands Marine Reserve Committee.
The telephone conference will be held Wednesday, September 8, 2004, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
A listening station will be available at the Pacific Fishery Management Council, West Conference Room, 7700 NE. Ambassador Place, Suite 200, Portland, OR 97220-1384; telephone: (503) 820-2280.
Council address: Pacific Fishery Management Council, 7700 NE. Ambassador Place, Suite 200, Portland, OR 97220-1384.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Mr. Chuck Tracy, Salmon Management Staff Officer, Pacific Fishery Management Council; telephone: (503) 820-2280.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
The purpose of the work session is to review information in the Council briefing book related to salmon and Pacific halibut management, to develop comments and recommendations for consideration at the September Council meeting, and to provide input to the SAS representative on the Councils Ad Hoc Channel Islands Marine Reserve Committee.
Although non-emergency issues not contained in the meeting agenda may come before the SAS for discussion, those issues may not be the subject of formal SAS action during this meeting. SAS 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 SAS's intent to take final action to address the emergency.
This meeting is physically accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for sign language interpretation or other auxiliary aids should be directed to Ms. Carolyn Porter at (503) 820-2280 at least 5 days prior to the meeting date.Start Signature
Dated: August 19, 2004.
Alan D. Risenhoover,
Acting Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service.
[FR Doc. E4-1886 Filed 8-23-04; 8:45 am]
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