The Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council's (Council's) Ecosystem and Ocean Planning Committee will meet on Thursday and Friday, July 21-22, 2016, beginning at 1:30 p.m. on July 21 and concluding by 2:00 p.m. on July 22. The meeting will be held at the Royal Sonesta Harbor Court, 550 Light Street, Baltimore, MD 21202. Telephone: 410-234-0550.
The purpose of the meeting is to discuss and approve the Council’s Ecosystem Approach to Fisheries Management (EAFM) Guidance Document, which will be presented to the Council at its August 2016 meeting.
A webinar connection is available on a listen-only basis. To connect, visit: http://mafmc.adobeconnect.com/eop-july2016/. Audio only: 800-832-0736, room number 447210.
- Information for July 21-22, 2016 EOP Meeting
- EAFM Guidance Document - First Draft
- A Framework for Incorporating Species, Fleet, Habitat, and Climate Interactions into Fishery Management
- Summary of EAFM Recommendations
This meeting is physically accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for sign language interpretation or other auxiliary aid should be directed to M. Jan Saunders, (302) 526-5251, at least 5 days prior to the meeting date.