New England Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting, 28016 [E6-7342]

Download as PDF 28016 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 93 / Monday, May 15, 2006 / Notices J. Howard, Executive Director, at (978) 465–0492, at least 5 days prior to the meeting date. Authority: 16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq. Dated: May 9, 2006. Tracey L. Thompson, Acting Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. E6–7311 Filed 5–12–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–S National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration [I.D. 050906E] Authority: 16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq. New England Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce ACTION: Notice of a public meeting. jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES AGENCY: SUMMARY: The New England Fishery Management Council (Council) is scheduling a public meetings of its Standardized Bycatch Reporting Methodology (SBRM) Committee in June, 2006 to consider actions affecting New England fisheries in the exclusive economic zone (EEZ). Recommendations from this group will be brought to the full Council for formal consideration and action, if appropriate. DATES: The meeting will be held on Monday, June 12, 2006, at 1 p.m. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Hyatt Regency, One Goat Island, Newport, RI 02840; telephone: (401) 851–1234. Council address: New England Fishery Management Council, 50 Water Street, Mill 2, Newburyport, MA 01950. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Paul J. Howard, Executive Director, New England Fishery Management Council; telephone: (978) 465–0492. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The committee will review the Fishery Management Action Team (FMAT) progress report on the development of the Omnibus SBRM amendment to the Council’s fishery management plans (FMPs). In addition, the committee will continue discussions related to issues to address within this amendment and its recommendations will be reported to the Council at its June 13–15, 2006 meeting. Although non-emergency issues not contained in this agenda may come before this group for discussion, those issues may not be the subject of formal 16:54 May 12, 2006 Jkt 208001 Special Accommodations This meeting is physically accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for sign language interpretation or other auxiliary aids should be directed to Paul J. Howard, Executive Director, at (978) 465–0492, at least 5 days prior to the meeting date. DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE VerDate Aug<31>2005 action during this meeting. Action will be restricted to those issues specifically listed in this notice and any issues arising after publication of this notice that require emergency action under section 305(c) of the Magnuson-Stevens Act, provided the public has been notified of the Council’s intent to take final action to address the emergency. Dated: May 10, 2006. Tracey L. Thompson, Acting Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. E6–7342 Filed 5–12–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–S DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration [I.D. 050906D] Fisheries of the South Atlantic; South Atlantic Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice of a public meeting. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The South Atlantic Fishery Management Council (Council) will hold a joint meeting of its Habitat and Environmental Protection Advisory Panel and Coral Advisory Panel in Coconut Grove, FL. DATES: The joint meeting will take place June 7–9, 2006. See SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION for specific dates and times. The meeting will be held at the Wyndham Grand Bay Hotel, 2669 South Bayshore Drive, Coconut Grove, FL 33133; telephone: (800) 996–3426 or (305) 858–9600; fax: (305) 859–2026. Council address: South Atlantic Fishery Management Council, One Southpark Circle, Suite 306, Charleston, SC 29407–4699. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Kim Iverson, Public Information Officer; telephone: (843) 571–4366 or toll free (866) SAFMC–10; fax: (843) 769–4520; email: kim.iverson@safmc.net. ADDRESSES: PO 00000 Frm 00031 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Members of the Habitat AP and Coral AP will meet from 1 p.m. – 5 p.m. on June 7, 2006, from 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. on June 8, 2006, and from 8:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. on June 9, 2006. The joint meeting is being convened to continue the Council’s integrated process to update Essential Fish Habitat information and consider ecosystembased management through the development of a Fishery Ecosystem Plan (FEP) for the South Atlantic Region. Items for discussion at the joint panel meeting include: (1) Review and approval of a draft research and monitoring plan for deepwater coral ecosystems in the South Atlantic; (2) Review and comment on a preliminary draft of the South Atlantic Fishery Ecosystem Plan; (3) Review of refined proposed deepwater Coral Habitat Areas of Particular Concern and other possible measures for development of the Council’s Comprehensive Ecosystem Amendment to the FEP; (4) Update on the Habitat and Ecosystem Page and Internet Map Server development; (5) Review and comment on Amendment 14 to the Snapper Grouper Fishery Management Plan addressing marine protected areas; (6) Development of an offshore aquaculture policy statement; (7) Energy development proposals for the South Atlantic region; (8) Southeast Aquatic Resources Partnership; and (9) Status of regional Ocean Observing Systems development and management. Although non-emergency issues not contained in this agenda may come before this group for discussion, those issues may not be the subject of formal action during these meetings. Action will be restricted to those issues specifically identified in this notice and any issues arising after publication of this notice that require emergency action under section 305(c) of the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act, provided the public has been notified of the Council’s intent to take final action to address the emergency. Note: The times and sequence specified in this agenda are subject to change. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Special Accommodations These meetings are physically accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for auxiliary aids should be directed to the Council office (see ADDRESSES) 3 days prior to the meetings. E:\FR\FM\15MYN1.SGM 15MYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 71, Number 93 (Monday, May 15, 2006)]
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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

[I.D. 050906E]


New England Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting

AGENCY: National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and 
Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce

ACTION: Notice of a public meeting.

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SUMMARY: The New England Fishery Management Council (Council) is 
scheduling a public meetings of its Standardized Bycatch Reporting 
Methodology (SBRM) Committee in June, 2006 to consider actions 
affecting New England fisheries in the exclusive economic zone (EEZ). 
Recommendations from this group will be brought to the full Council for 
formal consideration and action, if appropriate.

DATES: The meeting will be held on Monday, June 12, 2006, at 1 p.m.

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Hyatt Regency, One Goat 
Island, Newport, RI 02840; telephone: (401) 851-1234.
    Council address: New England Fishery Management Council, 50 Water 
Street, Mill 2, Newburyport, MA 01950.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Paul J. Howard, Executive Director, 
New England Fishery Management Council; telephone: (978) 465-0492.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The committee will review the Fishery 
Management Action Team (FMAT) progress report on the development of the 
Omnibus SBRM amendment to the Council's fishery management plans 
(FMPs). In addition, the committee will continue discussions related to 
issues to address within this amendment and its recommendations will be 
reported to the Council at its June 13-15, 2006 meeting.
    Although non-emergency issues not contained in this agenda may come 
before this group for discussion, those issues may not be the subject 
of formal action during this meeting. Action will be restricted to 
those issues specifically listed in this notice and any issues arising 
after publication of this notice that require emergency action under 
section 305(c) of the Magnuson-Stevens Act, provided the public has 
been notified of the Council's intent to take final action to address 
the emergency.

Special Accommodations

    This meeting is physically accessible to people with disabilities. 
Requests for sign language interpretation or other auxiliary aids 
should be directed to Paul J. Howard, Executive Director, at (978) 465-
0492, at least 5 days prior to the meeting date.

    Authority: 16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq.

    Dated: May 10, 2006.
Tracey L. Thompson,
Acting Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine 
Fisheries Service.
[FR Doc. E6-7342 Filed 5-12-06; 8:45 am]
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