Call for Candidates to Serve on Pacific Fishery Management Council’s Advisory Body

PFMC logoThe Pacific Fishery Management Council is seeking qualified candidates to serve on a number of advisory subpanels and committees regarding West Coast marine fishing and habitat issues. To ensure consideration, nominations should be received via the Council’s online Advisory Body Nomination Form no later than 5 p.m. Friday, October 22, 2021.

Advisory Body nominees for the 2022-2024 term may have expertise in a variety of areas. Potential membership will be available on the Coastal Pelagic Species, Ecosystem, Groundfish, Highly Migratory Species, and Salmon advisory subpanels as well as the Habitat Committee and Scientific and Statistical Committee. Information on submitting a nomination and links to forms and resources can be found on the Council’s advisory body vacancies web page.

The Council is committed to the principle of diversity and is interested in receiving nominations from a broad spectrum of people. Eligibility or selection for these positions will not be based on race, color, national origin, handicap, age, religion, or sexual orientation. For further information on the Advisory Body or the nomination process, please contact Mike Burner, Pacific Fishery Management Council Deputy Director, at (503) 820-2414 or toll free at (866) 806-7204.

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