Press Releases

Press Release – Nation’s Fishery Management Councils Recommend Ways to Support American Seafood, Improve Coordination with National Marine Fisheries Service (25 September 2020)

HONOLULU (25 September 2020) Leaders of the nation’s eight Regional Fishery Management Councils concluded their second biannual meeting in 2020 yesterday by videoconference. The Council Coordination Committee (CCC) meeting provides the Councils and heads of the NOAA...

Press Release – Recommendations Advance from Scientists to Federal Fishery Managers on Hawai’i Small Boat, Hawai’i Grey Snapper, Hawai’i and American Samoa Longline Fisheries (11 September 2020)

​HONOLULU (11 September 2020) The Western Pacific Regional Fishery Management Council and its Standing Committees will meet virtually by web conference (Webex) Sept. 14-17, 2020, to discuss management of federally regulated fisheries in offshore waters surrounding...

Press Release – Scientists to Set Acceptable Biological Catch for Main Hawaiian Islands Uku and Consider Hawaiʻi Small-Boat Fisheries Management Options (2 September 2020)

HONOLULU (2 September 2020) Scientists from throughout the Pacific will convene Sept. 9-10, 2020, to discuss fishery management issues and make management recommendations for fisheries in the Western Pacific Region. The meeting of the Scientific and Statistical...

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1:00 pm Non-Commercial Fisheries Advisor... @ Virtual Mtg via Webconference
Non-Commercial Fisheries Advisor... @ Virtual Mtg via Webconference
Oct 29 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Non-Commercial Fisheries Advisory Committee Meeting (NCFAC) Date: Thursday, October 29, 2020 Time: 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Hawaii Time Location: Virtual Meeting via Webex: https://wprfmc.webex.com/join/info.wpcouncilnoaa.gov FR notice Agenda Report of the NCFAC Mtg
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Nov 19 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Date: November 19, 2020          Time: 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm (Hawaii)…………………………………..Time: 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm (American Samoa)…..    November 20, 2020          Time: 9:00 am – 1:00 pm[...]
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all-day 138th Scientific and Statistical... @ Web conference
138th Scientific and Statistical... @ Web conference
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Date: Nov. 30 – Dec. 1, 2020          Time: 10:00 am to 5:00 pm (Hawaii) ………………………………………Time: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm (American Samoa) ………………………………………Time: 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm (Washington) Dec. 1-2,[...]
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all-day 184th Council Meeting (Virtual) @ Web conference
184th Council Meeting (Virtual) @ Web conference
Dec 2 – Dec 4 all-day
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