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Summer Flounder Amendment Scoping Hearings

The Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council (Council) and the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission (Commission) have scheduled a series of scoping hearings to gather public input on the range of issues and information to be considered in the Comprehensive Summer Flounder Amendment. Hearings will be held September 29 – October 22 in coastal states from Massachusetts to North Carolina. 

In addition to providing comments at any of the fourteen scheduled scoping hearings, you may submit written comments through an online form, by email, or by mail (click here for complete instructions). Deadline: 11:59 PM, EST, October 31, 2014


Kirby Rootes-Murdy, FMP Coordinator, Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission, 703.842.0740

Kiley Dancy, FMP Coordinator, Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council, 302.526.5257

Earlier Event: September 29
Spiny Dogfish Advisory Panel Meeting
Later Event: September 30
Spiny Dogfish Monitoring Committee Meeting