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IPHC Media Release 2021-002 Conference Board Accreditation (2021 -25)

12 January 2021

SEATTLE – Accreditation of Conference Board membership for the 91st Session of the IPHC Conference Board (CB091)

The Conference Board (CB) consists of accredited members from Canada and the USA. CB Members are Pacific halibut harvester organisations and associations and include commercial, guided sport/recreational, unguided sport/recreational, subsistence, and First Nations/Tribal interests.

The Co-Chairpersons of the CB, Jim Lane (Canada) and Linda Behnken (USA), have indicated that CB accreditation operates on a fixed 5-year period, the most recent being 2016-20. Thus, the Co-Chairpersons are calling for all interested Pacific halibut harvester organisations and associations to complete the online Accreditation Form as soon as possible for the next 5-year accreditation period, which will operate from 2021-25 inclusive.

Pacific halibut harvester organisations and associations may access the online accreditation form via the following link:


Once you have submitted the Accreditation Form, please also register each individual participant via the meeting page registration link. This will give you access to the electronic meeting link.


At the commencement of the CB091 on 26 January 2021, the Co-Chairpersons will review all accreditation requests with those present.

IPHC Secretariat
International Pacific Halibut Commission
2320 W. Commodore Way, Suite 300
Seattle, WA 98199-1287
206-634-1838 |


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