Blue Ribbon Task Force, Draft Meeting Agenda: July 28-29, 2009
(revised July 27, 2009)
Tuesday, July 28, 2009 at 9:00 a.m.
Wednesday, July 29, 2009 at 8:00 a.m.
Sheraton Delfina *
530 Pico Boulevard
Santa Monica, California 90403
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* This facility is accessible to persons with disabilities. To request reasonable accommodations for a disability, please contact California Relay Service (at least two days prior to the meeting) at 800.735.2929 (TTY) or 800.735.2922 (voice) or contact the California Marine Life Protection Act Initiative at 916.654.1885.
Members of the public are invited to attend the meeting in person or may view and listen to the meeting via simultaneous webcasting on the Internet. Video and audio archives of the meeting may be accessed via the Internet approximately two days after the meeting. Please visit the MLPA website at www.dfg.ca.gov/mlpa/meetings_sc.asp for more information.
Public Comment: The public will be invited to provide general comment on subjects related to the work of the MLPA Blue Ribbon Task Force (BRTF) at approximately 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, July 28, 2009 and at 8:00 a.m. on Wednesday, July 29, 2009. Speaker cards are requested and may be found at the entrance to the room. Time allotted for public comment is determined by the number of requests and can range from one to three minutes per comment; submitting written comments that can be easily summarized in one to two minutes is encouraged.
Meeting materials will not be provided at the meeting but will be posted to this page as soon as they are available.
Receive presentation of draft marine protected area (MPA) proposals developed by work groups of the MLPA South Coast Regional Stakeholder Group (SCRSG) and revised MPA proposals developed external to the SCRSG process
Receive MLPA Master Plan Science Advisory Team (SAT), California Department of Fish and Game, California Department of Parks and Recreation, and staff MLPA Goal 3 evaluations of draft and revised MPA proposals
Potentially provide guidance to SCRSG members regarding the development of Round 3 SCRSG MPA proposals
Receive updates on the work of the SAT, SCRSG, and MLPA Statewide Interests Group (SIG)
Receive and potentially approve the revised 2008-2011 MLPA Initiative budget
Meeting Agenda: Wednesday, July 29, 2009
Note: Public comment will be taken at approximately 8:00 a.m. and the BRTF will break for lunch at approximately 11:35 a.m.
III. MLPA South Coast Study Region (continued)
Stakeholder Panel Presentation and Discussion of Draft and Revised MPA Proposals Topaz: Dr. Jonna Engel, Jenn Feinberg and Bruce Steele Opal: Julie Bersek and Lauren Czarnecki Lapis 1: Kevin Ketchum Lapis 2: Kevin Ketchum External A: Joe Exline External B: Steven Fukuto BRIEFING DOCUMENT L.1: Key Geographies and Issues for Round 2 MPA Proposals PPT
Developing Final SCRSG MPA Proposals Potential Action: Provide guidance to the SCRSG regarding the development of final SCRSG MPA proposals BRIEFING DOCUMENT M.1: Staff Recommendations Regarding Round 3 Development of SCRSG MPA Proposals (July 27, 2009)
Future Meetings for the MLPA South Coast Study Region and the MLPA North Coast Study Region
BRIEFING DOCUMENT O.1: Future Meetings Scheduled for the MLPA South Coast Study Region (Revised July 28, 2009)