The Oregon Ocean Policy Advisory Council (OPAC), in accordance with its duties authorized in ORS 196.448 through ORS 196.453, has initiated a review of the Oregon Territorial Sea Plan (TSP) with the intention of recommending amendments to Part Three: Rocky Shores Management Strategy. OPAC will submit any recommendations for amending the TSP to the Land Conservation and Development Commission, which is responsible for adopting amendments to the TSP through a rule making process.
OPAC has established a Territorial Sea Plan Work Group (TSPWG) as a technical advisory committee to conduct the review and to draft amendment recommendations for its consideration. The Oregon Department of Land Conservation and Development (DLCD) will assist OPAC as required under ORS 196.435, and will administer the TSPWG meetings.
The Territorial Sea Plan (TSP) Working Group was originally chartered at the May 22, 2008 OPAC meeting, and reestablished at the December 3rd 2015 meeting. The working group was charged with developing a set of recommendations for updates to the Territorial Sea Plan, which will be specifically focused on making recommendations regarding updates to the Rocky Shores Management Strategy.
Working Group Chair: Charlie Plybon
Working Group Members: Chris Castelli, Laurel Hillmann, David Fox, Andy Lanier, Kris Wall, Scott McMullen, Loren Goddard, Walter Chuck, Tom Calvanese, Kerry Carlin-Morgan, Dave Lacy, Dick Vander Schaaf, Melissa Keyser, Michael O'Leary.
[Commercial Fishing & Tribal interest seats still at large.]
Working Group Position Opening
Tribal Representatives - The Oregon Ocean Policy Advisory Council (OPAC) is seeking qualified tribal representatives to serve on the Territorial Sea Plan (TSP) - Rocky Shores Working Group. pdf See the full position description here. (279 KB)
- Qualifications: Ideal candidates will be Oregon tribal members and/or Oregon tribal staff. Desirable attributes include familiarity with rocky shore resources and/or cultural resources and previous involvement with OPAC and/or OPAC working groups.
- How to Apply: Letters of interest must be submitted following pdf position opening guidelines (279 KB) - SUBMISSION TIMELINE EXTENDED INDEFINITELY
- Full Working Group Contact Information
Upcoming Meetings - TSP Rocky Shores Working Group
The Territorial Sea Plan Working Group Meetings are announced and documented on the OPAC Homepage and on this page at the top right in "current OPAC Events module.
TSP Working Group Meeting - February 7, 2018
- Meeting Agenda - Coming Soon
- Meeting Summary - Coming Soon
Rocky Shores Working Group Meeting Archive
TSP Working Group Meeting - January 16, 2018
TSP Working Group Meeting - November 30, 2018
TSP Working Group Meeting - October 16, 2018
TSP Working Group Meeting - September 10, 2018
TSP Working Group Meeting - August 14, 2018
TSP Working Group Meeting - July 31, 2018
TSP Working Group Meeting - May 29, 2018
TSP Working Group Meeting - May 8, 2018
TSP Working Group Meeting -April 16, 2018
TSP Working Group Meeting -April 2, 2018
TSP Working Group Meeting - January 30, 2018
TSP Working Group Meeting - January 8, 2018
TSP Working Group meeting - November 22, 2016
TSP Working Group meeting - October 20,2016
TSP Working Group meeting - July 26, 2016
TSP Working Group meeting - June 7, 2016
- pdf Meeting Agenda (35 KB)
- pdf Meeting Notification (43 KB)
- document Working Draft of Part III Revisions (58 KB)