The Council's Mackerel, Squid, Butterfish (MSB) Advisory Panel will meet via webinar Friday, June 2, 2017, beginning at 9 a.m. and ending by 1 p.m.
The meeting will be held via webinar with a telephone-only connection option: http://mafmc.adobeconnect.com/msb-ap-2017/. Telephone instructions are provided upon connecting, or you can call direct: 800-832-0736, Rm: *7833942#.
The purpose of this meeting is to develop recommendations regarding the Council’s Squid Amendment. This Amendment could reduce the number of directed longfin squid/butterfish and Illex squid moratorium (limited access) permits. This Amendment also considers modifications to the seasonal/Trimester allocations and related management measures. The Council’s plans to take final action on the Amendment at its June 2017 Council meeting (http://www.mafmc.org/council-events/2017/june-2017-council-meeting).