December 5, 2022 – December 8, 2022 all-day Pacific/Honolulu Timezone
Pagoda Hotel
1525 Rycroft Street
HI 96814

Date: Dec. 5, 2022 (M)          Time: 1:30 pm to 5:00 pm (Hawaii)
…………….……………… …Time: 12:30 pm to 4:00 pm (American Samoa)
Dec. 6, 2022 (Tu)      … …… Time: 9:30 am to 1:00 pm (Marianas)

Dec. 6-7, 2022 (Tu-W)              Time: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm (Hawaii)
………………………     …  … Time: 8:00 am to 4:00 pm (American Samoa)
Dec. 7-8, 2022 (W-Th)     …    Time: 5:00 am to 1:00 pm (Marianas)

Dec. 8, 2022 (Th)                        Time: 9:00 am to 12:00 pm (Hawaii)
………………………     …    …Time: 8:00 am to 11:00 am (American Samoa)
Dec. 9, 2022 (F)     …       …     Time: 5:00 am to 11:00 am (Marianas)

Location: Hybrid for Members and Public; In-person attendance will be hosted at Pagoda Hotel (2nd floor Ballroom), Honolulu, HI.

To access the Council Plenary WebEx (audio & visual) click link below:
Event number: 2450 029 5925
Event password: CM193mtg (26193685 from phones)

DRAFT 193rd CM Public WPRFMC Agenda
193rd CM Summary of Action Items_FINAL
193rd CM FR Notice
193rd CM COVID Policy
Meeting and Parking Info
Park at the Ross Dress for Less Parking Lot

Major agenda items: NWHI fishing regulation alternatives review (final action) and public meetings report; Review of paper inferring spillover benefits of the PMNM; Aquaculture management framework alternatives in the Western Pacific (final action); HI deep-set and AS longline BiOp discussion; North Pacific striped marlin catch limits (final action); AS bottomfish stock assessment terms of reference review; and International fishery management meeting outcomes.

To present oral testimony or comments in-person at this meeting, fill-out a comment card, and indicate the agenda item on which you wish to speak.  Cards are available at the sign-in desk outside the Council meeting room. To present oral testimony or comments by WebEx, a request for public comment must be sent through the “chat” function in WebEx to the “Host” prior to the start of the public comment session, and during the comment period verbally indicate the agenda item on which you wish to speak. Oral testimony is limited to three minutes. Please identify yourself and whom you represent at the beginning of your testimony. Public comments on non-agenda items will be taken on Tuesday, December 6, 2022, from 4:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. (HST).

Documents available by Day
Day 1         Day 2        Day 3

Monday, December 5, 2022
1:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Time No. Agenda Item
1:30 PM 1           Welcome and Introductions
    01.1 Council Family List – Part 1 11.10.2022
1:45 PM 2           Approval of the 193rd Council Meeting Agenda
    02.1 DRAFT 193 CM Public WPRFMC Agenda_111522
02.2 193 CM FR Notice
02.3rev1 PUBLIC Hawaii & PRIA Standing Committee 193rd Agenda
02.4 Public Executive Budget Standing Committee 193rd Agenda
1:50 PM 3           Approval of the 192nd Council Meeting Minutes
1:55 PM 4           Executive Director’s Report
5        Agency Reports
  5.A National Marine Fisheries Service
2:10 PM 5.A.1 Pacific Islands Regional Office
    05.A.1(1) PIRO 193 Council Report
2:25 PM 5.A.2 Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center
    05.A.2(1) PIFSC Report 193 Council 146 SSC
2:40 PM 5.B NOAA Office of General Counsel Pacific Islands Section
    05.B(1) 193rd Council Meeting_GCPI Report
  5.C Enforcement
2:55 PM 5.C.1 US Coast Guard
    05.C.1(1) USCG Agency Report 193 WPRMFC – December 2022
3:10 PM 5.C.2 NOAA Office of Law Enforcement
3:25 PM 5.C.3 NOAA Office of General Counsel Enforcement Section
3:40 PM 5.D US State Department
3:55 PM 5.E US Fish and Wildlife Service
    05.E(1) USFWS Report 193CM
4:10 PM 5.F Public Comment
4:25 PM 5.G Council Discussion and Action

Tuesday, December 6, 2022
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

6          Hawai‘i Archipelago & Pacific Remote Island Areas (PRIA)
9:00 AM 6.A Moku Pepa
9:20 AM 6.B DLNR/DAR Report (Legislation, Enforcement)
    06.B(1) DLNR-DAR 193rd Island Report
9:35 AM 6.C Office of Hawaiian Affairs Ocean Policy
    06.C(1) OHA Ocean Policy website
  6.D Review of Paper Inferring Spillover Benefits of the Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument
    06.D(1) Medoff et al. – 2022 – Spillover benefits from the world’s largest fully 06.D(2) Medhoff 2022 supplemental materials
06.D(3)_rev1 Martell. Does the world’s largest fully protected MPA provide spillover
  6.E NWHI Monument Expansion Area Fishing Regulations
10:05 AM 6.E.1 Report of Public Meetings
    06.E.1(1) FINAL Summary Report of Public Meetings
10:20 AM 6.E.2 Alternatives for Fisheries Management Measures in the NWHI MEA (Final Action)
    06.E.2(1) NWHI MEA Fishing Measures for 193rd CM Action
06.E.2(2) PMNM NMSA 304(a)(5) Letter
10:50 AM 6.F Advisory Group Report and Recommendations
  6.F.1   Advisory Panel
    06.F.1(1) FINAL Report NOV HI AP Mtg
  6.F.2   Scientific & Statistical Committee
  6.F.3   Hawai‘i Archipelago & PRIA Standing Committee
11:00 AM 6.G Public Comment
11:10 AM 6.H Council Discussion and Action


Lunch Break 11:20 a.m. to 12:50 p.m.

No. Agenda Item
7          Mariana Archipelago 
  7.A Guam
12:50 PM 7.A.1   DoAg/DAWR Report
    07.A.1(1) DOAG DAWR 192nd Council Meeting Report
1:05 PM 7.A.2   Isla Informe
  7.B CNMI
1:20 PM 7.B.1   Arongol Falú
1:35 PM 7.B.2   DLNR/DFW Report
    07.B.2(1) CNMI DFW Report
1:50 PM 7.C Advisory Group Report and Recommendations
  7.C.1   Scientific & Statistical Committee
1:55 PM 7.D Public Comment
2:05 PM 7.E Council Discussion and Action


Break 2:15 p.m. to 2:25 p.m.

Time No. Agenda Item
8         Program Planning and Research 
2:25 PM 8.A National Legislative Report
2:40 PM 8.B Alternatives for an Aquaculture Management Framework in the Western Pacific (Final Action)
2:55 PM 8.C Report of the Regional Ecosystem-Based Fishery Management Workshop
    08.C(1) EBFM Workshop Report_Draft
3:15 PM 8.D Report of the Council Coordination Committee Area-based Management Subcommittee
3:35 PM 8.E Territory BMUS Revision Working Group Reports
    08.E(1) SDC Report
08.E(2) ACL_AM Report
08.E(3) Monitoring and Bycatch Report
08.E(4) EFH Report
08.E(5) Fishing Communities Report
3:55 PM 8.F Regional Communications & Outreach Report
    08.F(1)rev1 Regional Comm-Outreach Report
4:10 PM 8.G Advisory Group Report and Recommendations
  8.G.1 Scientific & Statistical Committee
4:15 PM 8.H Public Comment
4:25 PM 8.I Council Discussion and Action

 4:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. (approximate time; remaining agenda items for the day may shift)
Public Comment on Non-Agenda Items

Wednesday, December 7, 2022
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

9          Protected Species
9:00 AM 9.A Review of Cross-taxa Impacts of Longline Management Measures
9:20 AM 9.B False Killer Whale Take Reduction Team Meeting Report
    09.B(1) FKWTRT Mtg Brainstormed Range of Ideas & Mtg Agenda
  9.C ESA Section 7 Consultations
9:50 AM 9.C.1 Final Supplemental Biological Opinions for the Hawaii Deep-set and American Samoa Longline Fishery Draft Biological Opinions
    09.C.1(1) 2022 Hawaii DSLL Supplemental BiOp FINAL (OWT&GMR)
09.C.1(2) 2022 ASLL Supplement BiOP FINAL (OWT&GMR)
10:20 AM 9.C.2 Status of the Full Hawaii Deep-set and American Samoa Longline Fishery Draft Biological Opinions
10:50 AM 9.D ESA and MMPA Updates
    09.D(1) Shortfin Mako Shark 12-mo-Finding FR notice (Not Warranted)
11:20 AM 9.E Advisory Group Report and Recommendations
  9.E.1   Advisory Panel
  9.E.2   Scientific & Statistical Committee
11:30 AM 9.F Public Comment
11:40 AM 9.G Council Discussion and Action

Lunch Break 11:50 a.m. to 1:20 p.m.

10          Pelagic & International Fisheries
1:20 PM 10.A North Pacific Striped Marlin Catch Limits (Final Action)
1:50 PM 10.B Electronic Monitoring: Best Practices for Implementation and Options for the Western Pacific Region
  10.C International Fisheries Issues
2:20 PM 10.C.1   WCPO Longline Management Workshop
2:40 PM 10.C.2   Outcomes of 19th Regular Session of the WCPFC
    10.C.2(1) Priorities and plans for WCPFC19
10.C.2(2) Provisional WCPFC19 agenda
3:00 PM 10.D Advisory Group Report and Recommendations
  10.D.1   Advisory Panel
  10.D.2   Scientific & Statistical Committee
  10.D.3   Hawai‘i Archipelago & PRIA Standing Committee
3:10 PM 10.E Public Comment
3:20 PM 10.F Council Discussion and Action

Thursday, December 8, 2022

9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

11          American Samoa Archipelago
9:00 AM 11.A Motu Lipoti
    11.A(1) 193CM_MOTU RIPOTI
9:15 AM 11.B DMWR Report
    11.B(1) DMWR Report for 193rd Council Meeting
9:30 AM 11.C WPSAR Terms of Reference for American Samoa Bottomfish Stock Assessment
    11.C(1) 2023_TOR_AS_Bottomfish_Nov17
9:35 AM 11.D Advisory Group Report and Recommendations
  11.D.1   Scientific & Statistical Committee
9:35 AM 11.E Public Comment
9:45 AM 11.F Council Discussion and Action


12         Administrative Matters 
9:55 AM 12.A Financial Reports
10:05 AM 12.B Administrative Reports
10:15 AM 12.C Ethics Training
10:35 AM 12.D Council Program Planning Report
10:45 AM 12.E October 2022 Council Coordination Committee Meeting Report
    12.E(1) October-2022-CCC-Meeting-Report
12.E(2) CCC letter to NMFS re ESA Policy Directive
10:55 AM 12.F Council Family Changes
    12.F(1) CF Changes for 193 CM
11:05 AM 12.G Meetings and Workshops
11:15 AM 12.H Standing Committee Reports
  12.H.1 Executive and Budget Standing Committee
10:45 AM 12.I Public Comment
10:55 AM 12.J Council Discussion and Action
13          Other Business   
11:05 AM 13.A Election of Officers