Aug
21
8:00 AM08:00

American Fisheries Society Stakeholder Engagement Day - Aug. 21, Atlantic City, NJ

The American Fisheries Society (AFS) will be hosting Stakeholder Engagement Day on Tuesday, August 21 as a part of this year's annual AFS meeting in Atlantic City, NJ. Additional details are available in the attached flyer and at the following link: https://afsannualmeeting.fisheries.org/stakeholder-engagement-day/

AFS is offering a reduced one-day registration cost of $50 (normally $330) for fishing and aquaculture industry stakeholders to attend and participate in the conference on Tuesday, August 21. The sessions of greatest interest to industry were aggregated together on this day and quite a few stakeholders will be speaking during symposia or industry panels. Additionally, there will be a networking event in the evening for industry stakeholders and members of the American Institute of Fishery Research Biologists (AIFRB).

To apply for the reduced registration, please complete the following application by August 15: https://goo.gl/forms/F6uHHN8VmoouIq6I2

Please direct any questions to Dr. Douglas Zemeckis (Rutgers University): zemeckis@njaes.rutgers.edu, 732-349-1152.

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Aug
27
4:30 PM16:30

Spiny Dogfish Advisory Panel Meeting (Webinar)

The Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council's (Council) Spiny Dogfish Advisory Panel (AP) will meet via webinar on Monday, August 27, 2018 from 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.

The purpose of this meeting is to review recent fishery performance and develop a Fishery Performance Report and/or other recommendations in preparation for development of annual specifications commencing May 1, 2019.

The meeting will be held via webinar at the following link: http://mafmc.adobeconnect.com/dogfishap2018/. Anyone can also attend at the Council office (800 N. State St., Suite 201, Dover, DE  19901; telephone:  (302) 674-2331). Please call the Council at least 24 hours in advance if you wish to attend at the Council office.

The purpose of the meeting is to create a Fishery Performance Report by the Council's Spiny Dogfish Advisory Panel.  The intent of the report is to facilitate structured input from the Advisory Panel members into the specifications development process. 

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Aug
30
9:00 AM09:00

River Herring Technical Expert Working Group - Fisheries Subgroup Meeting

The River Herring Technical Expert Working Group's Fisheries Subgroup will meet via webinar on Thursday, August 30, from 9:00 to 11:30 a.m., to review updates to Data Gaps and Conservation Ideas Summary and discuss identification of specific threats and needed conservation actions. Webinar details will be posted on this page prior to the meeting.

Visit the Fisheries Subgroup page for general information about the group and documents from previous meetings.

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Sep
10
10:00 AM10:00

Ecosystem and Ocean Planning Committee Webinar

The Ecosystem and Ocean Planning (EOP) Committee of the Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council (Council) will meet on Monday, September 10, 2018, from 10:00 A.M. through 12:00 P.M. The meeting will take place over webinar with a telephone-only connection option. Details on how to connect to the webinar by computer and by telephone will be posted below prior to the meeting.

The purpose of the meeting is for the EOP Committee to review the NOAA Fisheries draft Ecosystem Based Fisheries Management (EBFM) Implementation Plan for the Northeast Region. The draft plans are currently available for public comment until September 30, 2018. Given the scope and potential role the draft plan may have with the Council’s Ecosystem Approach to Fisheries Management (EAFM) guidance document, the Committee will consider, if appropriate, comments specific to the draft Northeast Regional plan.

A detailed agenda and any pertinent background documents will be made available on this page prior to the meeting.

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Sep
10
7:00 PM19:00

Summer Flounder Commercial Issues Amendment Public Hearing #1 – Old Lyme, CT

  • CT Dept of Energy and Env. Protection, Marine HQ Boating Education Center (Rear Bldg.) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council (Council) and Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission (Commission) are soliciting public input on a draft amendment to address several potential changes to the management of the commercial summer flounder fishery, as well as modifications to the fishery management plan (FMP) goals and objectives for summer flounder. Ten public hearings will be held between September 10 and September 27. Written comments will be accepted through October 12, 2018.

The specific issues under consideration in this amendment include: 

  1. Requalifying criteria for federal commercial moratorium permits to address latent effort in the fishery: The amendment includes options to reduce the number of eligible commercial federal moratorium permits by implementing requalifying criteria for existing permits.
  2. Modifying commercial quota allocation: The amendment proposes several options for revising the current commercial allocation to the states, which has been in place since 1993 and is based on average landings from 1980-1989.
  3. Adding commercial landings flexibility as a framework issue in the Council's FMP: This action does not consider implementing landings flexibility policies at this time but considers allowing the Council to implement landings flexibility through a future framework action instead of an amendment. The Commission’s adaptive management process already allows for landings flexibility.
  4. Revising the FMP objectives for summer flounder: This amendment proposes revisions to the current FMP objectives for summer flounder management to provide more meaningful and up-to-date guidance to managers.

Learn More

Additional information about the amendment and the management alternatives being considered can be found on the Council’s website at www.mafmc.org/actions/summer-flounder-amendment and on the Commission’s website at http://www.asmfc.org/about-us/public-input. This information includes three documents:  (1) the Public Hearing Document, which includes all proposed management changes and was developed to solicit public comment; (2) the Commission’s Draft Amendment; and (3) the Council’s Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS). Both the Commission’s Draft Amendment and the Council’s DEIS are required under their respective regulatory processes. 

Contacts

  • Kiley Dancy, Fishery Management Specialist, Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council, kdancy@mafmc.org, 302.526.5257
  • Kirby Rootes-Murdy, Senior FMP Coordinator, Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission, krootes-murdy@asmfc.org, 703.842.0740

Hearing Schedule

  1. Monday, September 10, 7:00 PM – Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection, Marine Headquarters Boating Education Center (Rear Building), 333 Ferry Road, Old Lyme, Connecticut 06371
  2. Wednesday, September 12, 6:00 PM – North Carolina Division of Marine Fisheries, Washington Regional Office, 943 Washington Square Mall, US Highway 17, Washington, North Carolina 27889
  3. Thursday, September 13, 6:00 PM – Delaware Dept. of Natural Resources & Environmental Control, DNREC Auditorium, Richardson & Robbins Building, 89 Kings Highway, Dover, Delaware 19901
  4. Thursday, September 13, 6:00 PM – Virginia Marine Resources Commission, 2600 Washington Avenue, 4th Floor, Newport News, Virginia 23607
  5. Wednesday, September 19, 5:30 PM – Bourne Community Center, Room #2, 239 Main Street, Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts 02532
  6. Wednesday, September 19, 6:00 PM – University of Rhode Island Bay Campus, Corless Auditorium, South Ferry Road, Narragansett, Rhode Island 02882
  7. Monday, September 24, 6:00 PM – Ocean County Administrative Building, 101 Hooper Avenue, Toms River, New Jersey 08753
  8. Tuesday, September 25, 6:00 PM – Ocean Pines Library, 11107 Cathell Road, Berlin, Maryland 21811
  9. Thursday, September 27, 6:30 PM – New York State Dept. of Environmental Conservation, School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences (SOMAS), Room 120 Endeavor, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York  11794
  10. Thursday, September 27, 6:30 PM – Internet Webinar, Registration URL: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5467929991483514883; Webinar ID: 658-611-667; Phone: 1-888-585-9008; Room Number: 853-657-937

Written Comments

Given the joint nature of this management effort and to streamline the public comment process, comments should be directed to Council contact information below. In addition to providing comments at any of the scheduled public hearings, you may submit written comments by 11:59 PM, Eastern Time, on Friday, October 12, 2018. Written comments may be sent by any of the following methods:

  1. ONLINEwww.mafmc.org/comments/summer-flounder-amendment
  2. EMAILnmfs.flukeamendment@noaa.gov
  3. MAIL OR FAX TO:   
    Chris Moore, Ph.D., Executive Director
    Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council
    North State Street, Suite 201
    Dover, DE 19901
    FAX: 302.674.5399

Please include “Summer Flounder Commercial Issues Amendment Comments” in the subject line if using email or on the outside of the envelope if submitting written comments by mail. All comments, regardless of submission method, will be compiled into a single document for review and consideration by both the Council and Commission. Please do not send separate comments to the Council and Commission

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Sep
11
9:00 AM09:00
SSC

September 2018 SSC Meeting

  • Royal Sonesta Harbor Court Baltimore (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Scientific and Statistical Committee will meet September 11 – 12, 2018 at the Royal Sonesta Harbor Court Baltimore (550 Light St, Baltimore, MD 21202). Additional details will be posted on this page prior to the meeting. Please note that the start and end times may change. Check back on this page for the final agenda, updated times, and briefing materials. 

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Sep
12
10:00 AM10:00

Ecosystem and Ocean Planning Committee Meeting

  • Royal Sonesta Harbor Court Baltimore (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Ecosystem and Ocean Planning Committee will meet September 12, 2018, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Royal Sonesta Harbor Court Baltimore (550 Light St, Baltimore, MD 21202). 

The purpose of the meeting is to begin to take the next steps in utilizing the information from the approved Risk Assessment and identify scientific and management priorities, as outlined in the EAFM guidance document. Specifically, the Committee will consider different ways to evaluate the Risk Assessment to help identify and determine priorities (i.e. high risk interactions) and discuss the next steps and timelines to conduct the various analyses to tie in with various Council initiatives.

More information will be posted on this page as the details and documents for the meeting are developed.

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Sep
14
9:00 AM09:00

Spiny Dogfish Monitoring Committee Meeting (Webinar)

The Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council's Spiny Dogfish Monitoring Committee will meet via webinar on Friday, September 14, 2018, from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. The purpose of this meeting is to review annual specifications and management measures and make any appropriate recommendations. New annual specifications should begin May 1, 2019 and can be set for up to five years. Public comment will be taken.

The meeting will be held via webinar at the following link: http://mafmc.adobeconnect.com/spinydogmc-2018/. Telephone instructions are provided upon connecting, or the public can call direct: (800) 832–0736, Rm: *7833942#. Anyone can also attend at the Council office (800 N. State St., Suite 201, Dover, DE  19901; telephone: (302) 674-2331). Please call the Council at least 24 hours in advance if you wish to attend at the Council office.

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Sep
20
11:00 AM11:00

Joint Law Enforcement Committee, Tilefish Committee, and Highly Migratory Species Committee Meeting

The Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council’s Law Enforcement Committee, Tilefish Committee, and Highly Migratory Species Committee will hold a joint meeting on Thursday, September 20, 2018 from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. The meeting will be held via conference call. Details on the proposed agenda, connection information, and briefing materials will be posted on this page prior to the meeting.

During this meeting, the committees will discuss two important issues: 1) the sale of golden tilefish and tuna by recreational vessels that do not possess permits allowing for the sale of those species or possess Coast Guard vessel safety requirements for commercial vessels; 2) Responsibilities of for-hire captains regarding fishing regulation (e.g., minimum size limit, bag limit) on for hire-trips. The purpose of the conference call is to discuss these two issues and develop an agenda and set of questions to be discussed at a future workshop.

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Sep
27
6:30 PM18:30

Summer Flounder Commercial Issues Amendment Public Hearing #10 – Webinar

Registration URLhttps://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5467929991483514883; Webinar ID: 658-611-667; Phone: 1-888-585-9008; Room Number: 853-657-937


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Feb
12
to Feb 14

February 2019 Council Meeting – Virginia Beach, VA

  • Hilton Virginia Beach Oceanfront (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Council will meet February 12-14, 2019 in Virginia Beach, VA. The meeting will be held at the Hilton Virginia Beach Oceanfront (3001 Atlantic Avenue, Virginia Beach, VA 23151, 757-213-3000). Additional information will be posted on this page as it becomes available.

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Aug
12
to Aug 15

August 2019 Council Meeting – Philadelphia, PA

  • Courtyard Philadelphia Downtown (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Council will meet August 12-15, 2019 in Philadelphia, PA. The meeting will be held at the Courtyard Philadelphia Downtown (21 N. Juniper St., Philadelphia, PA 19107, 215-496-3200). Additional information will be posted on this page as it becomes available.

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Oct
8
to Oct 10

October 2019 Council Meeting

  • Durham Convention Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Council will meet October 8-10, 2019 in Durham, NC. The meeting will be held at the Durham Convention Center (301 W. Morgan St., Durham, NC 27701, 919-956-9404), Lodging for the meeting will be at the Durham Marriott Center City (201 Foster St, Durham, NC 27701, 919-768-6000). Additional information will be posted on this page as it becomes available.

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Jul
24
10:00 AM10:00

Bluefish Monitoring Committee Meeting (Webinar)

The Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council will hold a Bluefish Monitoring Committee (MC) meeting via webinar for Monday, July 24, 2018, from 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. 

The purpose of this meeting is for the MC to review, and if necessary, revise the current management measures designed to achieve the recommended Atlantic Bluefish catch and landings limit for 2018.

Briefing Materials

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Jul
19
8:30 AM08:30

Summer Flounder, Scup, and Black Sea Bass Monitoring Committee Meeting

The Summer Flounder, Scup, and Black Sea Bass Monitoring Committee will meet on Thursday, July 19, 2018, from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Hyatt Place Inner Harbor, 511 South Central Avenue Baltimore, MD, 21202.

The purpose of this meeting is to recommend 2019 commercial and recreational Annual Catch Limits (ACLs) and Annual Catch Targets (ACTs) for summer flounder and black sea bass, and review previously implemented 2019 ACLs and ACTs for scup. The Monitoring Committee will also review a recent mesh size study for these three species and may recommend changes to commercial mesh size requirements, in addition to reviewing other commercial measures for this FMP.

Meeting Materials 

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Jul
18
8:30 AM08:30

Joint Mackerel, Squid, and Butterfish Committee and River Herring and Shad Committee Meeting (Webinar)

The Mackerel, Squid, Butterfish Committee and River Herring and Shad Committee will meet jointly via webinar on Wednesday, July 18, at 8:30 a.m. The Committees will discuss the mackerel rebuilding framework (including RH/S cap) and develop recommendations prior to the August Council Meeting when the Council is scheduled to take final action.

Webinar: https://mafmc.adobeconnect.com/msb-rh-s/.  Telephone instructions are provided upon connecting, or the public can call direct: (800) 832–0736, Rm: *7833942#

Briefing Materials:

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Jul
17
8:30 AM08:30

Joint Mackerel, Squid, and Butterfish AP and River Herring and Shad AP Meeting (Webinar)

The Advisory panels will meet to provide input on the Atlantic mackerel rebuilding options and the river herring and shad (RH/S) cap prior to a Joint MSB and RH/S Committee meeting the following day on July 18.

Webinar: https://mafmc.adobeconnect.com/msb-rh-s/.  Telephone instructions are provided upon connecting, or the public can call direct: (800) 832–0736, Rm: *7833942#

Briefing Materials:

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Jul
16
9:15 AM09:15

SBRM FMAT/Plan Development Team Conference Call

The Standardized Bycatch Reporting Methodology Fishery Management Action Team (FMAT)/Plan Development Team (PDT) will meet Monday, July 16, 2018, 9:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. 

About FMAT Meetings

FMAT meetings are working meetings of Council, NOAA Fisheries, and Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission staff. The Council typically posts announcements of FMAT meetings to the calendar on the Council’s website, sometimes with very little notice. Detailed agendas and information on the meeting location and how to connect via phone or webinar (if available) are not posted but may be obtained by contacting Council staff prior to the meeting. FMAT members may discuss topics listed on the agenda in any order and may also discuss topics not listed. Members of the public may attend FMAT meetings, or listen to the meetings if they are broadcast, but should not expect to participate in the discussion unless the FMAT chair invites public input during a specified public comment period to be noted at the beginning of the meeting. Work carried out by the FMAT is considered during committee and/or Council meetings, during which public comments are encouraged.

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Jun
26
10:00 AM10:00

Joint Meeting of the MAFMC and ASMFC Summer Flounder, Scup, and Black Sea Bass Advisory Panels

The Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council’s Summer Flounder, Scup, and Black Sea Bass Advisory Panel will meet jointly with the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission's (ASMFC) Summer Flounder, Scup, and Black Sea Bass Advisory Panel on Tuesday, June 26, 2018 from approximately 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Hilton Garden Inn BWI (1516 Aero Dr, Linthicum Heights, MD 21090).

The purpose of this meeting is to discuss recent performance of the commercial and recreational fisheries for summer flounder, scup, and black sea bass, and develop annual Fishery Performance Reports for these fisheries. 

Meeting Materials 

Supplemental Materials 

  

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Jun
25
9:00 AM09:00

Joint Meeting of the MAFMC and ASMFC Bluefish Advisory Panels (Webinar)

The Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council's Bluefish Advisory Panel will meet jointly with the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission (ASMFC) Bluefish Advisory Panel on Monday, June 25, 2018 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. The purpose of this meeting is for the Advisory Panel to create a fishery performance report (FPR). The intent of this report is to facilitate a venue for structured input from the Advisory Panel for the bluefish specifications process. The FPR will be used by the MAFMC’s Scientific and Statistical Committee (SSC) and the Bluefish Monitoring Committee (MC) when setting 2019 management measures designed to achieve the recommended bluefish catch and landings limits. In addition, the MAFMC and ASMFC will consider input from the Advisory Panels in August when reviewing these specifications.

The meeting will be held via webinar with a telephone-only connection option.

Webinar Linkhttp://mafmc.adobeconnect.com/bfap2018/
Telephone instructions are provided upon connecting, or you can call direct: 1-800-832-0736 Room number: 5068609

Meeting Materials

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Jun
25
9:00 AM09:00

Joint Mackerel Rebuilding Framework FMAT and MSB Monitoring Committee Meeting

The Council will hold a joint webinar meeting of the Mackerel Rebuilding Framework FMAT and MSB Monitoring Committee on June 25, 2018 from 9:00 - 11:00 a.m. The purpose of this meeting is to review analyses for mackerel rebuilding framework and squid/butterfish specifications.

Meeting Materials

For more information, contact Jason Didden, jdidden@mafmc.org, (302) 526-5254. 

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Jun
21
9:00 AM09:00

Surfclam and Ocean Quahog Committee Conference Call

The Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council's Surfclam and Ocean Quahog Committee will meet via conference call on Thursday, June 21, 2018 from 9:00 am to 11:00 am. to discuss possible support for research on surfclam genetics. To join the conference call, dial 1-800-832-0736 and enter room number 9294759.

Meeting Materials

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Jun
19
9:00 AM09:00

Northeast Trawl Advisory Panel (NTAP) Working Group Meeting / NTAP Meeting

  • Hilton Garden Inn Boston Logan Airport (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Working Group (WG) of the Northeast Trawl Advisory Panel (NTAP) and NTAP as a whole met on Tuesday, June 19, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. 

Meeting Materials

Presentations

The purpose of the WG meeting is to:

  1. review options and recommend preferred research plan for re-obligating industry vessel sea days funds (Nobska),
  2. develop workplan for FY18-20,
  3. define criteria for Bigelow trawl gear performance, and
  4. describe potential flume tank experiments.

The purpose of the NTAP as a whole meeting is to:

  1. review updates on the revised NTAP charter and Bigelow operations,
  2. review, adopt or revise NTAP WG recommendations from last meeting,
  3. review the status of summer flounder catchability and gear performance analyses,
  4. review a briefing on the Bigelow/Albatross time series,
  5. adopt a regular meeting schedule for full NTAP and WG, and
  6. cover other business.

For additional information about the NTAP and details from past meetings, visit http://www.mafmc.org/ntap

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Jun
4
8:00 AM08:00

NOAA Fisheries Mid-Atlantic Community Resilience Workshop

NOAA Fisheries’ Greater Atlantic Regional Office (GARFO) and Northeast Fisheries Science Center (NEFSC) will host a collaborative workshop to discuss the challenges and solutions to fishing community resilience within our region, with a focus on the mid-Atlantic states. The workshop will be held June 4, 2018 at the The Grand Hotel (1045 Beach Ave, Cape May, NJ 08204; Reservations: 609-884-5611).

The workshop convenes mayors, community leaders, researchers, state and federal agency representatives, and members of the fishing industry. The workshop will strengthen community resilience and improve our understanding of the challenges facing the fishing industry and communities due to changing environmental, regulatory, and economic conditions. 

View the workshop announcement on the GARFO website for additional details and registration information. 

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May
17
8:30 AM08:30

Joint Meeting of the Mackerel, Squid, Butterfish Committee and Advisory Panel (Webinar)

The Mackerel, Squid, Butterfish Committee and Advisory Panel will meet jointly via webinar on Thursday, May 17, from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. 

The purpose of the meeting is to develop recommendations for the Council regarding modifications to the Atlantic mackerel commercial fishery closure possession limits. Currently no Atlantic mackerel possession is allowed by federally-permitted commercial vessels once 100% of the commercial landings quota is reached. The Council is considering changing the trip limit once 100% of the commercial landings quota is reached. The Council is scheduled to take final action on this issue at its June 2018 Council meeting via a Framework Adjustment to the MSB Fishery Management Plan. 

Webinar Link: http://mafmc.adobeconnect.com/msb-com-ap-2018-01/

To participate, the audio connection is by telephone only. Telephone instructions are provided upon connecting, or you can call direct: 800-832-0736, Rm: *7833942#.

Contact Jason Didden at jdidden@mafmc.org or 302-526-5254 if you would like to test your ability to connect to the webinar before the day of the meeting.

Meeting Materials

 

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May
16
1:00 PM13:00

Mackerel Rebuilding Framework FMAT Meeting

The Mackerel Rebuilding Framework Fishery Management Action Team (FMAT) will meet via webinar on Wednesday, May 16, from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. to review technical work done to date and plan additional analysis tasks.

For more information, contact Jason Didden, jdidden@mafmc.org, (302) 526-5254.

About FMAT Meetings

FMAT meetings are working meetings of Council, NOAA Fisheries, and Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission staff. The Council typically posts announcements of FMAT meetings to the calendar on the Council’s website, sometimes with very little notice. Detailed agendas and information on the meeting location and how to connect via phone or webinar (if available) are not posted but may be obtained by contacting Council staff prior to the meeting. FMAT members may discuss topics listed on the agenda in any order and may also discuss topics not listed. Members of the public may attend FMAT meetings, or listen to the meetings if they are broadcast, but should not expect to participate in the discussion unless the FMAT chair invites public input during a specified public comment period to be noted at the beginning of the meeting. Work carried out by the FMAT is considered during committee and/or Council meetings, during which public comments are encouraged.

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May
15
10:00 AM10:00

Mackerel, Squid, Butterfish Advisory Panel and Committee Meeting - Chub Mackerel Amendment

  • DoubleTree by Hilton Baltimore – BWI Airport (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council's Mackerel, Squid, and Butterfish Advisory Panel and Committee will meet on Tuesday, May 15, 2018 from 10:00 am to 4:00 p.m. The meeting will be held at the DoubleTree by Hilton Baltimore – BWI Airport, 890 Elkridge Landing Road, Linthicum, Maryland, 21090; telephone: (410)-859-8400.

The purpose of this meeting is to review development of the chub mackerel amendment and to develop recommendations to the Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council on management alternatives and other aspects of the amendment. The amendment will consider adding Atlantic chub mackerel (Scomber colias) to the Atlantic Mackerel, Squid, and Butterfish Fishery Management Plan. The amendment will consider potential catch limits, accountability measures, and other conservation and management measures required for stocks “in the fishery.”

Meeting Materials

  1. Agenda
  2. 2018 chub mackerel fishery information document
  3. Memo on chub mackerel assessment and ABCs
  4. MAFMC and GARFO correspondence regarding the chub mackerel management unit
  5. Summary of April 27, 2018 FMAT meeting
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