When:
November 30, 2021 – December 2, 2021 all-day Pacific/Honolulu Timezone
2021-11-30T00:00:00-10:00
2021-12-03T00:00:00-10:00

Date: November 30-December 2, 2021               Time: 11:00 am to 5:00 pm (Hawaii)
………………………………………… …… …… …Time: 10:00 am to 4:00 pm (American Samoa)
………………………………………… …… …… …Time: 2:00 pm to 8:00 pm (Washington)
December 1-3, 2021        …… …… …… …… …  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:
https://tinyurl.com/142SSCMtg
Event number:  2461 352 4079
Event password: SSC142mtg

142nd SSC public agenda
142nd SSC FR Notice

Press Release – Western Pacific Scientists to Consider Seabird Conservation Measures, Research to Inform Management Decisions (26 November 2021)
Press Release – Western Pacific Scientists Support Tori Lines Over Blue-Dyed Bait in Tuna Fishery and Exploring New Bottomfish Management Approach (30 November 2021)
Press Release – Western Pacific Scientists Endorse US Proposal to Increase Bigeye Tuna Quota (02 December 2021)

Agenda
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DAY 1………………..DAY 2………………..DAY 3

Tuesday, November 30, 2021, 11 a.m (Hawaii), 2 p.m. (Washington)
Wednesday, December 1, 2021, 7 a.m (Marianas), 8 a.m. (Noumea)

Time No. Agenda Item
1100-1115 1 Introductions
01.1 Council Family List – Part 1 11.23.2021
1115-1120 2 Approval of Draft Agenda and Assignment of Rapporteurs
02.1 142nd SSC draft PUBLIC agenda
02.2 142nd SSC FR Notice
1120-1125 3 Status of the 141st SSC Meeting Recommendations
03.2 Final Report 141st Meeting of the Scientific and Statistical Committee
1125-1150 4 Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center Director Report
04.1rev1 PIFSC Report to 189 CM & 142 SSC
5         Program Planning and Research
1150-1220 5.A Report on the Territorial Creel Survey Expansion
05.A(1) PIFSC_Creel Catch Expansion_Tech Memo
1220-1240 5.B Report on the CIE Review of the Territorial Creel Survey Expansion
1240-1300 5.C Improving Collaboration Between Stakeholders: Territorial Bottomfish Stock Assessment in the Pacific Islands
05.C(1) Iwane_Improving collaboration between stakeholders_Terr BF stock assessment
1300-1330 5.D Report on the American Samoa Bottomfish Data Workshop with DMWR
05.D(1)rev1 AS DMWR Data Workshop Report
1330-1350 5.E SSC Working Group Report on American Samoa Bottomfish Data Evaluation
05.E(1)rev2 SSC Data Workshop Report
5.F Fall Council Coordinating Committee Report
1350-1410 5.F.1 Area-Based Management Working Group
05.F.1(2) CCC Area-based Management Committee Meeting Reports
05.F.1(3) FR Notice to Respond to 30×30 RE America the Beautiful
1410-1420 5.F.2 Environmental Justice
05.F.2(3) NMFS_CCC Environmental Justice Presentation
05.F.2(4) Ltr to Ambassador Susan Rice
5.G Public Comment
5.H SSC Discussion and Recommendations

BREAK 1420-1430

6         Protected Species
6.A Hawaii Longline Fishery Seabird Mitigation Measures
1430-1510 6.A.1 Modification of Seabird Interaction Mitigation Measures in the Deep-set Longline Fishery (Action Item)
06.A.1(1) DSLL Seabird Measure Draft Reg Amendment
1510-1530 6.A.2 Hawaii Shallow-set Longline Fishery Experimental Fishing Permit
6.B False Killer Whale Issues
1530-1550 6.B.1 Report of the False Killer Whale Weak Hook Study
1550-1610 6.B.2 Hawaii Longline Acoustic Monitoring Study
1610-1620 6.B.3 Take Reduction Plan Research Priorities
06.B.3(1) 2020 FKWTRT Recommendations
1620-1640 6.C ESA Consultations for the Hawaii Deep-set Longline Fishery, American Samoa Longline Fishery, and Bottomfish Fisheries
1640-1650 6.D ESA and Marine Mammal Protection Act Updates
06.D(1) Final MHI Insular FKW Recovery Plan
06.D(2) FR_Final Rule_Spinner Approach Regs-09-28-21-f
06.D(3) FR-Proposed Rule_Establishment of Time-Area Closures_09-28-21-f
6.E Public Comment
6.F SSC Discussion and Recommendations

Wednesday, December 1, 2021, 11 a.m (Hawaii), 2 p.m. (Washington)
Thursday, December 2, 2021, 7 a.m (Marianas), 8 a.m. (Noumea).

7         Pelagic and International Fisheries
1100-1130 7.A American Samoa Longline Fishery Report
1130-1200 7.B Hawaii Longline Fishery Report
1200-1230 7.C Hawaii Community Tagging Program
1230-1300 7.D Horizontal movements, utilization distributions, and mixing rates of yellowfin tuna
07.D(1) Schaefer and Fuller 2021 – YFT Movement and Stock Mixing
1300-1330 7.E SSC Working Group on Area-Based Management
07.E(2) MPA Guide Grorud-Colvert et al 2021
1330-1345 7.F PIFSC Pelagic Life History Update
07.F.1(1) SPRFMO SC9-Report-Final
07.F.2(1) 2021 US WCPFC PAC recommendations
07.F.2(2) Consultative Draft WCPFC Tropical Tuna Measure
07.F.2(3) USA comments and proposals on tropical tunas – 21 Oct 2021
07.F.2(4) AS, CNMI, GU, USA analyses under CMM 2013-06 for TT elements – 09 Nov 2021

BREAK 1345-1400

7.G International Fisheries
1400-1420 7.G.1 SPRFMO Science Committee
1420-1440 7.G.2 Preparations for the 18th WCPFC Regular Session
7.G Public Comment
7.H SSC Discussion and Recommendations

Thursday, December 2, 2021, 11 a.m (Hawaii), 2 p.m. (Washington)
Friday, December 3, 2021, 7 a.m (Marianas), 8 a.m. (Noumea).

8         Other Business
08.1 Global fishing index 2021 report
08.2 Sustainable Fisheries-uw.org-Ray Hilborn on the Global Fishing Index 2021 report
8.A March 15-17, 2022 SSC Meetings Dates

9          Summary of SSC Recommendations to the Council