The Scientific and Statistical Committee assists the Council in the development, collection, evaluation, and peer review of information relevant to fishery management plans and amendments. The SSC generally meets two times each year. The meetings are open to the public and may be accessed remotely via webinar.
Written comment on SSC meeting agenda items for consideration by SSC should be provided to the Council office within one week of an SSC meeting. Comments may be submitted by mail or via e-mail. Public comment will also be taken at the start and end of each meeting. Details on submitting comment are provided in the SSC agenda and overview for each meeting.
Meeting information, including agendas and briefing book materials are posted as they become available. Learn more about the role of the SSC and access a list of members.
Schedule of Meetings - Current
SSC: January Webinar
*Due to the federal government shutdown, the SSC webinar scheduled for January 25, 2019 will be postponed to a later date. Updated meeting information will be posted and shared as soon as it’s available.
January 25, 2019
9 AM to 1 PM
If you'd like to provide comment to the Council's Scientific & Statistical Committee, the online public comment form for this meeting will be open at noon on January 11, 2019 to 5 PM on January 24, 2019.