Click the link below to view the PFMC March, 2013 Report:
Click the link below to read and comment on the Pacific Fisheries Management Council's proposed salmon season dates. Comment on Salmon Season
Marc Nguyen is the new CFV Safty Examiner for Morro Bay and Port San Luis, from Sector LA-LB.
The Joint Cable/Fisheries Liaison Committee has added the cost of these safety classes to the list of items that qualify for the Safety Grant Program. Details for the 2013 SGP should be on the slofiberfish.org website soon. The life raft rollover has also been continued for 2013. Another item that will qualify is satellite telephones, but not the phone bills. If you choose the satellite phone option for;COMMUNICATION EQUIPMENT
46 CFR 28.245, 28.375
33 CFR 26.03
47 CFR 80
A single radio transceiver which meets the above requirements,
or a cellular telephone or satellite communication system
servicing the area the vessel operates may be substituted
to meet the above requirements. [Taken from the USCG safety requirements pamphlet].
On behalf of the Committee have a safe 2013 season.
MBCFO rep to the committee