Agenda for September 22, 2015 OPC Meeting and related events
On September 22, 2015 the Ocean Protection Council will hold its public meeting at the Natural Resources Building Auditorium in Sacramento. The OPC will be acting on items related to Proposition 1 grant guidelines and the Maine Protected Area (MPA) Statewide Team work plan, and hearing an informational update on the MPA signage project.
In the morning on September 22, the OPC will host an informational workshop regarding the El Niño and its impacts on living marine resources, and will explore specific impacts on a few economically important fisheries in California. This workshop will be held from 9:30am to 11:30am at the California State Library, Room 500. More information can be found here.
OPC Meeting Agenda Tuesday, September 22, 2015 1:00 pm
Natural Resource Building Auditorium 1416 Ninth St., Sacramento, CA 95814
John Laird, Secretary for Natural Resources, Council Chair Matt Rodriquez, Secretary for Environmental Protection Gavin Newsom, Chair of the State Lands Commission Fran Pavley, State Senator Bill Quirk, State Assemblymember Geraldine Knatz, Public Member Michael Brown, Public Member
1. Welcome and Council Member Announcements Secretary Laird, Council Chair
8. Arrangements for Next Meeting and Adjournment December 7, 1 – 4 pm, Natural Resources Building Auditorium.
NOTES Agenda items may be re-ordered at the discretion of the council chair.
Please fill out a Request to Speak card to provide public comment on non-agenda items or on a specific agenda item. Comment on agenda items will be taken following each item.
Comments may be sent by email to: COPCpublic@resources.ca.gov. Written public comment must be received by 4 pm on September 10, 2015 to be included in the materials provided to the council prior to 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.