When:
June 14, 2022 – June 16, 2022 all-day Pacific/Honolulu Timezone
2022-06-14T00:00:00-10:00
2022-06-17T00:00:00-10:00

Date: June 14-15, 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)
June 15-16, 2022 (W-Th)      ……Time: 7:00 am to 1:00 pm (Marianas)
………………………………  ……Time: 8:00 am to 2:00 pm (Noumea)

June 16, 2022 (Th)    … .                  Time: 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. (Hawaii)
…………………..…………  ……Time: 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. (Washington)
June 17, 2022 (F)     …..…….…     Time: 7:00 am to 10:00 am (Marianas)
………………..………  …………Time: 8:00 am to 11:00 am (Noumea)

Location: Web Conference via WebEx*
*Public attendance limited to web conference via WebEx. In-person and remote participation options available for members.

Both audio and visual portions of the web conference can be accessed at:
https://tinyurl.com/144SSCMtg
Event number: 2467 328 7877
Event password: 144SSCmtg

144 SSC draft public agenda

Press Release – Federal Fishery Managers Continue Reducing Impacts to Protected Species in the Pacific with Required Gear Change (24 May 2022)

Agenda
(click on the links below to jump to that day’s agenda and available meeting documents)
Day 1………………..DAY 2………………..DAY 3

Tuesday, June 14, 2022, 11 a.m (Hawaii), 10 a.m. (American Samoa), 2 p.m. (Washington)
Wednesday, June 15, 2022, 7 a.m (Marianas), 8 a.m. (Noumea)

Time No. Agenda Item
11:00 AM 1 Introductions
11:15 AM 2 Approval of Draft Agenda and Assignment of Rapporteurs
11:20 AM 3 Status of the 143rd SSC Meeting Recommendations
11:25 AM 4 Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center Director Report
5         Program Planning and Research
5.A National Standard 2 Related Issues
11:50 AM 5.A.1 Review of WPSAR Terms of Reference for Uku EFH
12:00 PM 5.A.2 Review of Regional BSIA Framework
12:15 PM 5.A.3 Revisiting BSIA and WPSAR Framework
12:30 PM 5.B CNMI Bottomfish Cluster Analysis
12:45 PM 5.C National SSC Meeting Preparations
1:00 PM 5.D Review of the Pacific Islands RAP to Implement the NOAA Fisheries Climate Science Strategy in 2022-2024
1:15 PM 5.E CCC Equity and Environmental Justice Update
1:45 PM 5.F National Standard-mandated social science data collection
2:05 PM 5.G Development of Potential UH Fisheries Program
BREAK 2:25 PM-2:40PM
5.H 2021 Annual SAFE Report and Recommendations
2:40 PM 5.H.1 Archipelagic & Pelagic Report Highlights
3:00 PM 5.H.2 Archipelagic Report Recommendations
3:10 PM 5.H.3 Pelagic Report Recommendations
3:20 PM 5.I Public Comment
5.J SSC Discussion and Recommendations
6         Protected Species
6.A ESA Section 7 Consultations
3:30 PM 6.A.1 Consultation updates for the Hawaii deep-set and American Samoa longline fisheries
3:40 PM 6.A.2 Review of the draft bottomfish fishery biological opinion
4:10 PM 6.B Impact of Observer Coverage Level on Estimated Take
4:30 PM 6.C Public Comment

Wednesday, June 15, 2022, 11 a.m (Hawaii), 10 a.m. (American Samoa), 2 p.m. (Washington)
Thursday, June 16, 2022, 7 a.m (Marianas), 8 a.m. (Noumea)

6         Protected Species (cont’d)
6.D ESA and Marine Mammal Protection Act Updates
11:00 AM 6.D.1 National Updates (Serious Injury Determination Policy; GAMMS updates)
11:20 AM 6.D.2 Regional Updates
11:50 AM 6.E False Killer Whale Interaction and Depredation Analysis
11:00 AM 6.F Public Comment
6.G SSC Discussion and Recommendations
BREAK 12:30-1:00 PM
7         Pelagic and International Fisheries
1:00 PM 7.A CCC Subcommittee Report on Area-Based Management
1:15 PM 7.B Deep-Sea Mining Updates
1:35 PM 7.C IATTC Science Advisory Committee
1:45 PM 7.D SPC Pre-Assessment Workshop
2:15 PM 7.E Preparations for the WCPFC Science Committee
2:45 PM 7.F Public Comment
7.G SSC Discussion and Recommendations

Thursday, June 16, 2022, 11 a.m (Hawaii), 10 a.m. (American Samoa), 2 p.m. (Washington)
Friday, June 17, 2022, 7 a.m (Marianas), 8 a.m. (Noumea)

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