November 29, 2022 – November 30, 2022 all-day Pacific/Honolulu Timezone
Asuka Ishizaki

Date: Nov. 29 – 30, 2022 (T-W)        Time: 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Hawaii)
……………………………………  …Time: 2:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. (Washington)
Nov. 30 – Dec. 1, 2022 (W-Th)      …Time: 7:00 am to 1:00 pm (Marianas)
………………………………     … …Time: 8:00 am to 2:00 pm (Noumea)
Location: Web Conference via WebEx

Both audio and visual portions of the web conference can be accessed at:
Event number:   2469 934 3350
Event password: 146SSCmtg (14677269 from phones)

146th SSC draft public agenda
146th SSC FR Notice

Press Release: Scientists Find Results from NWHI Monument Spillover Paper Could Not Be Replicated (30 November 2022)
Press Release: Western Pacific Scientists to Discuss NWHI Fishing Regulations and Longline Fishery Interaction Studies Next Week (23 November 2022)

Major agenda items: Review of paper inferring spillover benefits of the PMNM; NWHI fishing regulation alternatives review; HI deep-set and AS longline BiOp discussion; and Ecosystem-based fisheries management workshop report.

Documents available by Day
Day 1         Day 2

Tuesday, November 29, 2022, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. HST

Time No. Agenda Item
11:00 AM 1 Introductions
01.1 Council Family List – Part 1
11:10 AM 2 Approval of Draft Agenda and Assignment of Rapporteurs
02.1 146 SSC draft public agenda_11-14-22
02.2 146th SSC FR Notice
11:20 AM 3 Status of the 145th SSC Meeting Recommendations
03.2 Report of the 145th SSC Meeting_wAppendix
11:30 AM 4 Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center Director Report
04.1 PIFSC Report 193 Council 146 SSC
5         Program Planning and Research
11:50 AM 5.A Update on Alternatives for Fishing Regulations in the NWHI Monument Expansion Area (Action Item)
05.A(1) FINAL Summary Report of Public Meetings
12:10 PM 5.B Report of the Ecosystem-based Fisheries Management Workshop
05.B(1) EBFM Workshop Report_Draft
12:25 PM 5.C Filling Gaps in Data for Priority Coral Reef Species-Nenue Biosampling in Hawaii
12:45 PM 5.D Review of Paper Inferring Spillover Benefits of the Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument
05.D(3) Martell LinkedIn post – Does the world’s largest fully protected MPA provide spillover benefits
1:15 PM 5.E CCC Area-Based Management Subcommittee Report
1:45 PM 5.F NS1 Subgroup on Biomass Proxies Draft Report
2:15 PM 5.G American Samoa BMUS Stock Assessment WPSAR Terms of Reference
05.G(1) 2023_TOR_AS_Bottomfish_Nov 17
2:35 PM 5.H Public Comment
2:45 PM 5.I SSC Discussion and Recommendations

BREAK 2:55PM – 3:25PM

6         Protected Species
3:25 PM 6.A False Killer Whale Take Reduction Team Meeting Report
06.A(1) FKWTRT Mtg Brainstormed Range of Ideas & Mtg Agenda
3:55 PM 6.B Cross-taxa Impacts of Longline Management Measures (Draft Infographic Review)
6.C ESA Section 7 Consultations
4:15 PM 6.C.1 Final Supplemental Biological Opinions for the Hawaii Deep-set and American Samoa Longline Fishery Draft Biological Opinions
06.C.1(1) 2022 Hawaii DSLL Supplement BiOp FINAL
06.C.1(2) 2022 ASLL Supplement BiOP FINAL
4:35 PM 6.C.2 Status of the Full Hawaii Deep-set and American Samoa Longline Fishery Draft Biological Opinions
4:45 PM 6.D Public Comment
4:55 PM 6.E SSC Discussion and Recommendations

Wednesday, November 30, 2022, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. HST

7         Other Business
7.A March 2023 SSC Meetings Dates
8         Summary of SSC Recommendations to the Council