Sanctuary Advisory Council Meeting Agenda
April 18th, 2013
Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary
Advisory Council Meeting
Central Coast Builders Association
20 Quail Run Circle #A
8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Thursday, April 18th, 2013
|8:30 AM||Coffee and Sign-in|
|8:45 AM||Call to Order
||Kirk Schmidt, Paul Michel|
|Standard Reports from Working Groups and Staff
|9:30 AM||Public Comment for Items Not on the Agenda|
|10:00 AM||Information Item: Sanctuary Classic
The Sportfishing Conservancy and MBNMS are hosting a summer-long rec fishing/photo contest.
|Action Item: Update on Proposed Introduced Species Regulation and Consideration of Draft Resolution of Support||Scott Kathey, Rich Hughett|
|Action Item: Gulf of Farallones and Cordell Bank Expansion Resolution
Consideration of Previously Proposed Resolution from February SAC meeting
|MLPA Update: Report Out and Info from State of the California Central Coast Symposium (2/27-3/1 2013)||Paul Reilly|
|Information Item: Update on Sanctuary Ecologically Significant Areas (SESAs)
Presentation on the process for identifying SESAs, and demo on SESA GIS Public Outreach Tool
|Karen Grimmer, Chad King|
|Standing Item: Working Group Updates
Updates from working group chairs on recent working group meetings.
|Working Group Chairs|
|Standing Item: Advisory Council Member Announcements/Agenda Topics/Comments||Kirk Schmidt|
|Standing Item: Gulf of the Farallones NMS Update
A report on important activities conducted by Gulf of the Farallones NMS over the last two months.
|Standing Item: Superintendent Report
A report on important or newsworthy activities conducted by staff over the last two months at MBNMS.
|***ALL TIMES ARE ESTIMATES***
*Public comment on agenda items will be heard prior to SAC discussion/deliberation*
From 68 turn left on Blanco as you enter Salinas, travel to Davis Road and turn right. Travel to the next stoplight (West Rossi Street), which is about a mile. Take a right on Rossi, and then take the second right onto Quail Run Circle. Look for the blue and grey building, second on the right, first driveway.
From 101 North:
Take the Laurel Dive exit and go left on Laurel. Take an immediate left onto Davis Road and continue to the third stoplight (West Rossi Street). Take a right on Rossi, and then take the second right onto Quail Run Circle. Look for the blue and grey building, second on the right, first driveway.
From 101 South:
Take the Laurel Dive exit and go right on Laurel. Take an immediate left onto Davis Road and continue to the third stoplight (West Rossi Street). Take a right on Rossi, and then take the second right onto Quail Run Circle. Look for the blue and grey building, second on the right, first driveway.
View Central Coast Builders Assn. on a larger map
|4/9/13 MBNMS Permit Report (20K PDF*)|
|4/11/13 MBNMS Office Report (348K PDF*)|
|4/12/13 Conservation Working Group Meeting Notes (86K PDF*)|
|3/21/13 Sanctuary Education Panel Meeting Notes (86K PDF*)|
|Draft Northern Boundary Expansion Resolution (41K PDF*)|
|Map of Northern Boundary Expansion (385K PDF*)|
|Letter of Support from Secretary John Laird (CA Natural Resources) (49K PDF*)|
|Paul Reilly's notes from the MPA Symposium (119K PDF*)|
|SESA Overview (549K PDF*)|
|SESA PowerPoint (1.4M PDF*)|
About Sanctuary Advisory Council
The advisory council maintains a firm commitment to the goals and objectives of the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary Program. The advisory council appreciates the efforts of volunteers, non-profit organizations, businesses, and citizens, without whose support the mission of the Sanctuary would be difficult to realize.