Ocean Protection Council Meeting – Wednesday, December 7, 2016


OPC Meeting Agenda
Wednesday, December 7, 2016
1:00 pm

Teleconference: Various Locations – See Below

Teleconference: 888-942-7803
Attendee access code: 5142356

John Laird, Secretary for Natural Resources, Council Chair
Matt Rodriquez, Secretary for Environmental Protection
Betty T. Yee, State Controller, Chair of the State Lands Commission
Bill Quirk, State Assemblymember
Geraldine Knatz, Public Member
Michael Brown, Public Member

1. Action Item: Authorization to disburse funds to the California Ocean Science Trust to provide science services and science communication services to the Ocean Protection Council.

Exhibit 1: Staff Recommendation

Letters of Support

Letters of Support received after the deadline



Natural Resources Agency
1416 Ninth Street, Room 1305
Sacramento, CA  95814
Long Beach
4181 Country Club Drive
Long Beach CA 90807
501 Poli Street
Ventura, CA 93001
Santa Barbara
850 Cathedral Vista Lane
Santa Barbara, CA 93110


All sites will be accessible to members of the public, and opportunity for public comment on the action item.

Comments may be sent by email to: COPCpublic@resources.ca.gov. Written public comment must be received by 4 pm on December 5th, 2016 to be included in the materials provided to the council at the meeting. Materials received after that date will be distributed to the council at the beginning of the meeting. Oral and written comments will be accepted at the meeting.

Questions about the meeting or agenda can be directed to Joanna Stone at (916) 653-0537 or joanna.stone@resources.ca.gov.

Any person who has a disability and requires accommodation to participate in this council meeting should contact Ms. Stone no later than five days prior to the meeting.

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