Dungeness Crab Task Force Meeting #10 – Wednesday, June 17, 2020 – Conference Call

Meeting Agenda

Wednesday, June 17, 2020 at 10:00 AM
Call-in option: (669) 900 6833 | Meeting ID: 865 0673 0059
Web option: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86506730059

Meeting Goal

  • To learn about, discuss, and, potentially, provide comments on the California Department of Fish and Wildlife’s (CDFW’s) proposed Risk Assessment Mitigation Program (RAMP) regulations for the Dungeness crab industry.


Wednesday, June 17, 2020 10:00am

1. Welcome, introductions, and agenda review.

2. Public comment on non-agenda items.

3. Presentation and discussion on the proposed RAMP regulations including, but not limited to, how the draft regulations would apply to the commercial Dungeness crab fishery, CDFW’s implementation timeline, how the draft regulations relate to parallel entanglement mitigation and gear recovery efforts, etc.

ACTION: Consideration and possible development of comments related to the proposed RAMP regulations to be submitted prior to the written public comment period deadline at 11:59 p.m. on June 29, 2020.

4. Adjourn

*Agenda items may be taken out of order at the discretion of the DCTF Administrative Team. Every effort will be made to address all items on the agenda. However, the DCTF may postpone certain discussions or actions due to time limitations or the need to revisit topics with their constituents before moving an item forward.

Limited copies of meeting materials will be provided at the meeting and will be posted to the DCTF website as soon as they are available.

Public Participation and Comment: Members of the public will be invited to provide comment following each agenda item. Additional information about providing public comment is available online at http://bit.ly/2IFdOv4. To request an item to  be added to a future meeting agenda, please review the guidelines online: http://bit.ly/2s45Wfw

Questions about the meeting or agenda can be directed to info@dungenesscrabtaskforce.com or 805-845-9852. Any person who has a disability and requires reasonable accommodation to participate in this DCTF meeting should contact Rachelle Fisher (rachelle@strategicearth.com or 805-845-9852) no later than five days prior to the meeting.

For more information about the DCTF and a meeting summary please visit the DCTF website at https://opc.ca.gov/2009/04/dungeness-crab-task-force/.

Categories: Dungeness Crab Task Force, Strategic Goal 3: Biodiversity, Sustainable Fisheries and Marine Ecosystems