FR Notice – Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for Review and Approval; Comment Request; Pacific Islands Logbook Family of Forms (Mar. 23, 2022)

The Department of Commerce will submit the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and clearance in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, on or after the date of publication of this notice. We...

Press Release – Western Pacific Scientists Found “Weak Hook” Study Inconclusive as a False Killer Whale Mitigation Strategy ( 15 March 2022)

HONOLULU (15 March 2022) The Scientific and Statistical Committee (SSC) found that a National Marine Fisheries Service 2021 “weak hook” study was inconclusive and did not provide scientific support for adopting weaker hooks as the primary strategy for reducing impacts...

Press Release – Western Pacific Scientists to Discuss Research on Area-Based Management and “Weak Hooks” as a Mitigation Strategy (10 March 2022)

HONOLULU (10 March 2022) Scientists across the Western Pacific Region will meet virtually March 15 to 17, 2022, to provide advice and comments to the Western Pacific Regional Fishery Management Council on area-based management, a weak hook study, American Samoa...

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Nov
27
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all-day 19th Regular Session of the Comm...
19th Regular Session of the Comm...
Nov 27 – Dec 3 all-day
Date: November 27-December 3, 2022 Location Da Nang, Vietnam To learn more visit: https://meetings.wcpfc.int/meetings/wcpfc19
Nov
29
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all-day 146th Scientific and Statistical...
146th Scientific and Statistical...
Nov 29 – Nov 30 all-day
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:[...]
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all-day 193rd Council Meeting @ Pagoda Hotel
193rd Council Meeting @ Pagoda Hotel
Dec 5 – Dec 8 all-day
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[...]
8:00 am Hawai‘i Archipelago & PRIA Stand...
Hawai‘i Archipelago & PRIA Stand...
Dec 5 @ 8:00 am – 9:30 am
Date: December 5, 2022          Time: 8:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Location:Virtual Meeting via Webex: Both audio and visual portions of the web conference can be accessed at: https://wprfmc.webex.com/wprfmc/j.php?MTID=mdc26c18bf2aacc59bf510ebcf84d5b67 Event number (if[...]
10:00 am Executive & Budget Standing Comm...
Executive & Budget Standing Comm...
Dec 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Date: December 5, 2022           Time: 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Location: Web Conference via WebEx (in-person option available for members only) Both audio and visual portions of the web conference can[...]