New England Fishery Management Council; Public Meetings, 64073-64074 [2011-26758]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 200 / Monday, October 17, 2011 / Notices Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security Daniel O. Hill, Deputy Under Secretary, Career SES, Chairperson. Matthew S. Borman, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Export Administration, Career SES. Gay Shrum, Chief Financial Officer and Director of Administration, Career SES. Donald G. Salo, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Export Enforcement, Career SES, (New Member). Dated: October 11, 2011. Susan Boggs, Director, Office of Staffing, Recruitment, and Classification, Department of Commerce Human Resources Operations Center. [FR Doc. 2011–26740 Filed 10–14–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–25–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration Announcement of Changes to the Membership of the Performance Review Board International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce. ACTION: Notice of Performance Review Board Membership. 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Christian Marsh, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Operations, ITA, career, new member. 5. Praveen M. Dixit, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Industry Analysis, ITA, career, new member. 6. Ellen Herbst, Senior Advisor for Policy and Program Integration, Office of the Secretary, career, new member. Dated: October 11, 2011. Susan Boggs, Director, Office of Staffing, Recruitment, and Classification, Department of Commerce Human Resources Operations Center. [FR Doc. 2011–26739 Filed 10–14–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P SUMMARY: Effective Date: The changes made to the Performance Review Board is effective October 17, 2011. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ronda L. Holbrook, U.S. Department of Commerce, Human Resources Operations Center (DOCHROC), Office of Executive Resources Operations, 14th and Constitution Avenue, NW., Room 7419, Washington, DC 20230, at (202) 482–5243. 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AGENCY: The New England Fishery Management Council’s (Council) Groundfish Advisory Panel, Recreational Advisory Panel and Groundfish Oversight Committee will hold three meetings to consider actions affecting New England fisheries in the exclusive economic zone (EEZ). DATES: The meetings will be held November 1–2, 2011. For specific dates and times, see SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION. SUMMARY: These meetings will be held at the Radisson Hotel Plymouth Harbor, 180 Water Street, Plymouth, MA 02360; telephone: (508) 747–4900 and fax: ADDRESSES: PO 00000 Frm 00004 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 64073 (508) 746–5386. For specific locations, see SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION. 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 schedule and agenda for the following three meetings are as follows: Council Meetings: Locations, Schedules, and Agendas 1. Tuesday, November 1, 2011 Beginning at 9 a.m.—Groundfish Advisory Panel The Groundfish Advisory Panel (GAP) will meet to develop advice that will be considered by the Groundfish Committee at a November 2, 2011 meeting, and by the full Council at its November 2011 meeting. The GAP will review draft Framework Adjustment 47 to the Northeast Multispecies Fishery Management Plan (FW 47) and provide recommendations for preferred alternatives. FW 47 will modify specifications for the fishery and consider changes to accountability measures. They will also consider draft groundfish management priorities for 2012 and may develop recommendations for those priorities. The GAP may review information from a sector workshop in October and may prioritize the issues raised at that workshop. 2. Tuesday, November 1, 2011 Beginning at 9 a.m.—Recreational Advisory Panel The Recreational Advisory Panel (RAP) will meet to develop advice that will be considered by the Groundfish Committee at a November 2, 2011 meeting, and by the full Council at its November 15–17, 2011 meeting. The RAP will review information on fishing year 2010 catches and will develop advice on accountability measures (AMs) for any stocks where catches exceeded the recreational fishery annual catch limit. Indications are that an AM will be needed for Gulf of Maine haddock. The RAP will also review groundfish management priorities for 2012 and may develop recommendations for those priorities. 3. Wednesday, November 2, 2011 Beginning at 9 a.m.—Groundfish Oversight Committee The Groundfish Committee will meet to continue development of Framework Adjustment 47 to the Northeast E:\FR\FM\17OCN1.SGM 17OCN1 64074 Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 200 / Monday, October 17, 2011 / Notices Multispecies Fishery Management Plan (FW 47) and other issues. During its deliberations the Committee will consider the advice of the Groundfish Advisory Panel and the Recreational Advisory Panel. FW 47 will modify specifications for the fishery and consider changes to accountability measures, as well as adjust other measures. Changes to the specifications could include the adoption of subannual catch limits that limit the catches of Southern New England/MidAtlantic Bight (SNE/MAB) windowpane and/or SNE winter flounder by the scallop fishery, and SNE/MAB windowpane by other fisheries. The Committee will review draft FW 47 and may develop recommendations for preferred alternatives that will be presented to the Council. The Committee will review groundfish management priorities for 2012 and will develop a Committee recommendation on these priorities. The Committee will also consider information from a sector review workshop planned for October and may prioritize the issues identified at the workshop that need to be addressed to improve sector performance. Finally, the Committee will develop advice on any accountability measures that may be needed for the recreational fishery (indications are that an AM will be needed for Gulf of Maine haddock). Committee recommendations will be presented to the Council etc. Other business may be discussed. Although non-emergency issues not contained in this agenda may come before these groups 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. jlentini on DSK4TPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Special Accommodations These meetings are physically accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for sign language interpretation or other auxiliary aids should be directed to Paul J. Howard (see ADDRESSES), at least 5 working days prior to the meeting date. Authority: 16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq. VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:32 Oct 14, 2011 Jkt 226001 Dated: October 12, 2011. Tracey L. Thompson, Acting Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 2011–26758 Filed 10–14–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration RIN 0648–XA670 National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice of public workshops; Correction. AGENCY: NMFS announces that the address for the Atlantic Shark Identification workshop scheduled for November 17, 2011, in Charleston, SC, has been changed. This workshop was originally announced on September 27, 2011. The new address remains within the vicinity of Charleston, SC, but the workshop will be held at another venue. The workshop time and date remain unchanged: 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. on November 17, 2011. The October and December workshop locations remain unchanged. Atlantic Shark Identification workshops are mandatory for Atlantic Shark Dealer permit holders or their proxies. Additional free workshops will be held in 2011 and 2012. SUMMARY: The address for the Atlantic Shark Identification Workshop scheduled for November 17, 2011, in Charleston, SC, has changed. See SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION for further details. ADDRESSES: The address of the Atlantic Shark Identification workshop in Charleston, SC, has been changed. See SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION for further details. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Richard A. Pearson of the Highly Migratory Species Management Division at (727) 824–5399. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: DATES: Correction In the Federal Register (Doc. 2011– 24835) of September 27, 2011, on page 59661, in the third column, correct the location of the second Atlantic Shark Frm 00005 Fmt 4703 Dated: October 12, 2011. Steven Thur, Acting Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 2011–26794 Filed 10–14–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P Schedules for Atlantic Shark Identification Workshops and Protected Species Safe Handling, Release, and Identification Workshops; Correction PO 00000 Identification workshop listed under the heading ‘‘Workshop Dates, Times, and Locations’’ to read: ‘‘2. November 17, 2011, 12 p.m.–4 p.m., Hampton Inn & Suites, 1104 Isle of Palms Connector, Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464.’’ Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Request for Applications for Vacant Seats on the Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary Advisory Council Office of National Marine Sanctuaries (ONMS), National Ocean Service (NOS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Department of Commerce (DOC). ACTION: Notice and request for applications. AGENCY: The ONMS is seeking applications for the following six vacant seats on the Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary Advisory Council: recreational diving, oil and gas operations, recreational fishing, commercial fishing, research and education. Applicants are chosen based upon their particular expertise and experience in relation to the seat for which they are applying; community and professional affiliations; philosophy regarding the protection and management of marine resources; and possibly the length of residence in the area affected by the sanctuary. Applicants who are chosen as members should expect to serve three-year terms, pursuant to the council’s Charter. DATES: Applications are due by December 9, 2011. ADDRESSES: Application kits may be obtained from Jennifer Morgan, NOAA– Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary, 4700 Avenue U, Bldg. 216, Galveston, TX 77551 or downloaded from the sanctuary Web site http:// flowergarden.noaa.gov. Completed applications should be sent to the same address. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jennifer Morgan, NOAA–Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary, 4700 Avenue U, Bldg. 216, Galveston, TX 77551, 409–621–5151 ext. 103, Jennifer.Morgan@noaa.gov. SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\17OCN1.SGM 17OCN1

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

RIN 0648-XA763


New England Fishery Management Council; Public Meetings

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

ACTION: Notice; public meetings.

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SUMMARY: The New England Fishery Management Council's (Council) 
Groundfish Advisory Panel, Recreational Advisory Panel and Groundfish 
Oversight Committee will hold three meetings to consider actions 
affecting New England fisheries in the exclusive economic zone (EEZ).

DATES: The meetings will be held November 1-2, 2011. For specific dates 
and times, see SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION.

ADDRESSES: These meetings will be held at the Radisson Hotel Plymouth 
Harbor, 180 Water Street, Plymouth, MA 02360; telephone: (508) 747-4900 
and fax: (508) 746-5386. For specific locations, see SUPPLEMENTARY 
INFORMATION.
    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 schedule and agenda for the following 
three meetings are as follows:

Council Meetings: Locations, Schedules, and Agendas

1. Tuesday, November 1, 2011 Beginning at 9 a.m.--Groundfish Advisory 
Panel

    The Groundfish Advisory Panel (GAP) will meet to develop advice 
that will be considered by the Groundfish Committee at a November 2, 
2011 meeting, and by the full Council at its November 2011 meeting. The 
GAP will review draft Framework Adjustment 47 to the Northeast 
Multispecies Fishery Management Plan (FW 47) and provide 
recommendations for preferred alternatives. FW 47 will modify 
specifications for the fishery and consider changes to accountability 
measures. They will also consider draft groundfish management 
priorities for 2012 and may develop recommendations for those 
priorities. The GAP may review information from a sector workshop in 
October and may prioritize the issues raised at that workshop.

2. Tuesday, November 1, 2011 Beginning at 9 a.m.--Recreational Advisory 
Panel

    The Recreational Advisory Panel (RAP) will meet to develop advice 
that will be considered by the Groundfish Committee at a November 2, 
2011 meeting, and by the full Council at its November 15-17, 2011 
meeting. The RAP will review information on fishing year 2010 catches 
and will develop advice on accountability measures (AMs) for any stocks 
where catches exceeded the recreational fishery annual catch limit. 
Indications are that an AM will be needed for Gulf of Maine haddock. 
The RAP will also review groundfish management priorities for 2012 and 
may develop recommendations for those priorities.

3. Wednesday, November 2, 2011 Beginning at 9 a.m.--Groundfish 
Oversight Committee

    The Groundfish Committee will meet to continue development of 
Framework Adjustment 47 to the Northeast

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Multispecies Fishery Management Plan (FW 47) and other issues. During 
its deliberations the Committee will consider the advice of the 
Groundfish Advisory Panel and the Recreational Advisory Panel. FW 47 
will modify specifications for the fishery and consider changes to 
accountability measures, as well as adjust other measures. Changes to 
the specifications could include the adoption of sub-annual catch 
limits that limit the catches of Southern New England/Mid-Atlantic 
Bight (SNE/MAB) windowpane and/or SNE winter flounder by the scallop 
fishery, and SNE/MAB windowpane by other fisheries. The Committee will 
review draft FW 47 and may develop recommendations for preferred 
alternatives that will be presented to the Council. The Committee will 
review groundfish management priorities for 2012 and will develop a 
Committee recommendation on these priorities. The Committee will also 
consider information from a sector review workshop planned for October 
and may prioritize the issues identified at the workshop that need to 
be addressed to improve sector performance. Finally, the Committee will 
develop advice on any accountability measures that may be needed for 
the recreational fishery (indications are that an AM will be needed for 
Gulf of Maine haddock). Committee recommendations will be presented to 
the Council etc. Other business may be discussed.
    Although non-emergency issues not contained in this agenda may come 
before these groups 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.

Special Accommodations

    These meetings are physically accessible to people with 
disabilities. Requests for sign language interpretation or other 
auxiliary aids should be directed to Paul J. Howard (see ADDRESSES), at 
least 5 working days prior to the meeting date.

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

    Dated: October 12, 2011.
Tracey L. Thompson,
Acting Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine 
Fisheries Service.
[FR Doc. 2011-26758 Filed 10-14-11; 8:45 am]
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