Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting, 76472-76473 [2012-31149]

Download as PDF 76472 Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 249 / Friday, December 28, 2012 / Notices Halibut and Sablefish IFQ and CDQ Standard Ex-vessel Prices Table 3 shows the observer fee standard ex-vessel prices for halibut and sablefish. These standard prices are calculated as a single annual average price, by port or port group. Volume and ex-vessel value data collected on the IFQ Buyer Report for 2012 landings was used to calculate the standard ex-vessel prices used to calculate the 2013 observer fee liability for halibut IFQ, halibut CDQ, sablefish IFQ, and sablefish landings that accrue against the fixed gear sablefish CDQ reserve. Species Port/Area1 Halibut (200) .... Ketchikan ......... Petersburg ....... SEAK ............... Cordova ........... EGOAxSE ........ Homer .............. KEN .................. Kodiak .............. CGOA .............. WGOA .............. AI ...................... Dutch Harbor/ Unalaska. BS .................... AK .................... OTAK ............... ALL ................... Petersburg ....... SEAK ............... Cordova ........... EGOAxSE ........ WGOA .............. Homer .............. Kodiak .............. CGOA .............. AI ...................... Dutch Harbor/ Unalaska. tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with Sablefish (710) VerDate Mar<15>2010 20:15 Dec 27, 2012 Price2 $6.58 $6.43 6.02 6.22 6.02 6.11 6.32 5.98 6.02 6.02 6.02 5.52 Jkt 229001 6.02 6.02 6.02 6.02 5.13 4.26 4.10 4.26 4.26 6.14 4.00 4.26 4.26 3.56 Port/Area1 Species BS .................... AK .................... OTAK ............... ALL ................... 1 Regulatory areas are defined at § 679.2. (AI = Aleutian Islands subarea; AK = Alaska; ALL = all ports including those outside Alaska; BS = Bering Sea subarea; CGOA = Central Gulf of Alaska; EGOAxSE = Eastern Gulf of Alaska except Southeast Alaska; OTAK = Outside Alaska; SEAK = Southeast Alaska; WGOA = Western Gulf of Alaska) 2 If a price is listed for the species and port combination, that price will be applied to the round weight equivalent for sablefish landings and the headed and gutted weight equivalent for halibut landings. If no price is listed for the port, use port group. Authority: 16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq. Dated: December 21, 2012. Emily H. Menashes, Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 2012–31232 Filed 12–27–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration RIN 0648–XC417 Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Council to convene public meeting. AGENCY: PO 00000 Frm 00024 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 The scoping meetings will be held in the following locations: St. Petersburg and Destin, FL; Baton Rouge, LA; Biloxi, MS; Orange Beach, AL; Corpus Christi and LaMarque/Texas City, TX. Council address: Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council, 2203 N. Lois Avenue, Suite 1100, Tampa, FL 33607. ADDRESSES: Dr. Ava Lasseter, Anthropologist or Dr. Carrie Simmons, Deputy Executive Director; Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council; telephone (813) 348–1630. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council has scheduled scoping meetings on a proposed amendment addressing issues of regional management of recreational red snapper. Regional management would enable individual Gulf states or groups of states to submit proposals for how each would manage a predetermined portion of the recreational red snapper quota. Public comment will be solicited on locally optimal management measures, regional boundaries and allocation, and other components for the design of regional management proposals including accountability measures, quota monitoring, and enforcement. The seven scoping meetings will begin at 6 p.m. and conclude at the end FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: E:\FR\FM\28DEN1.SGM 28DEN1 EN28DE12.026</GPH> TABLE 3—STANDARD EX-VESSEL PRICES FOR HALIBUT IFQ, HALIBUT CDQ, SABLEFISH IFQ, AND SABLEFISH ACCRUING AGAINST THE FIXED GEAR SABLEFISH CDQ RESERVE FOR THE 2013 OBSERVER FEE LIABILITY (BASED ON 2012 IFQ BUYER REPORT). SUMMARY: The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council will convene scoping meetings on addressing issues on regional management of recreational red snapper, including locally optimal management measures, allocation, and regional boundaries. DATES: The scoping meetings will be held on January 14, 2013 through January 22, 2013 at seven locations Price2 throughout the Gulf of Mexico. The 4.26 scoping meetings will begin at 6 p.m. 4.26 and will conclude no later than 9 p.m. 4.26 For specific dates, see SUPPLEMENTARY 4.26 INFORMATION. TABLE 3—STANDARD EX-VESSEL PRICES FOR HALIBUT IFQ, HALIBUT CDQ, SABLEFISH IFQ, AND SABLEFISH ACCRUING AGAINST THE FIXED GEAR SABLEFISH CDQ RESERVE FOR THE 2013 OBSERVER FEE LIABILITY (BASED ON 2012 IFQ BUYER REPORT).—Continued Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 249 / Friday, December 28, 2012 / Notices of public testimony or no later than 9 p.m. at the following locations: Monday, January 14, 2013; Holiday Inn Express & Suites, 2440 Gulf Freeway, Texas City, TX 77591, telephone: (409) 986–6700; DoubleTree by Hilton Baton Rouge, 4964 Constitution Avenue, Baton Rouge, LA 70808, telephone: (225) 925–1005. Tuesday, January 15, 2013; Hilton Garden Inn Corpus Christi, 6717 S. Padre Island Drive, Corpus Christi, TX 78412, telephone: (361) 991–8200; Four Points by Sheraton, 940 Beach Boulevard, Biloxi, MS 39530, telephone: (228) 546–3100. Wednesday, January 16, 2013; Hilton Garden Inn Orange Beach Beachfront, 23092 Perdido Beach Boulevard, Orange Beach, AL 36561, telephone: (251) 974– 1600. Thursday, January 17, 2013; Destin Community Center, 101 Stahlman Avenue, Destin, FL 32541, telephone: (850) 654–5184. Tuesday, January 22, 2013; Hilton St. Petersburg Carillon Park, 950 Lake Carillon Drive, St. Petersburg, FL 33716, telephone: (727) 540–0050. Copies of the scoping document will be available two weeks prior to the first scoping meeting and can be obtained by calling (813) 348–1630, or from the Council Web site at http:// www.gulfcouncil.org/ fishery_management_plans/scopingthru-implementation.php. Special Accommodations These meetings are physically accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for sign language interpretation or other auxiliary aids should be directed to Kathy Pereira at the Council (see ADDRESSES) at least 5 working days prior to the meeting. Dated: December 21, 2012. Tracey L. Thompson, Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 2012–31149 Filed 12–27–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Council to convene a public meeting. ACTION: SUMMARY: The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council will convene a meeting of the Socioeconomic Scientific and Statistical Committee. DATES: The meeting will convene at 9 a.m. on Wednesday, January 16, 2013 and conclude at 5 p.m. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council’s office located at 2203 N. Lois Avenue, Suite 1100, Tampa, FL 33607, telephone: (813) 348–1630. Council address: Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council, 2203 N. Lois Avenue, Suite 1100, Tampa, FL 33607. Dr. Assane Diagne, Economist; Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council; telephone: (813) 348–1630. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council (Council) will convene the Socioeconomic Scientific and Statistical Committee (SSC) to discuss issues related to the review of individual fishing quota (IFQ) programs, including the 5-year review of the red snapper IFQ program. The Committee will also discuss issues related to the role of the Socioeconomic SSC. Copies of the agenda and other related materials can be obtained by calling (813) 348–1630 or can be downloaded from the Council’s ftp site, ftp.gulfcouncil.org. Although other non-emergency issues not on the agenda may come before the Socioeconomic Scientific and Statistical Committee for discussion, in accordance with the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act, those issues may not be the subject of formal action during this meeting. Actions of the Socioeconomic Scientific and Statistical Committee will be restricted to those issues specifically identified in the agenda 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 action to address the emergency. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with RIN 0648–XC418 Special Accommodations Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting This meeting is physically accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for sign language interpretation or other auxiliary aids should be directed to Kathy Pereira at the Council (see ADDRESSES) at least 5 working days prior to the meeting. National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. AGENCY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 20:15 Dec 27, 2012 Jkt 229001 PO 00000 Frm 00025 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 76473 Dated: December 21, 2012. Tracey L. Thompson, Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 2012–31150 Filed 12–27–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration RIN 0648–XC416 Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council; Public Hearings National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice of public hearings. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council (Council) will hold public hearings on January 15, 16, and 17, 2013 to allow for public input on the potential designation of the State of Delaware’s five artificial reef sites located in the Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) as Special Management Zones (SMZs) under provisions of Amendment 9 to the Summer Flounder, Scup, and Black Sea Bass Fishery Management Plan (FMP). DATES: For specific dates and times for the public hearings, see SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION below. ADDRESSES: The hearings will be held (chronologically) in Ocean City, MD; Lewes, DE; and Toms River, NJ. Written comments should be mailed to the Council office at the address below by January 29, 2013 and marked ‘‘SMZ Comments.’’ The public hearing document can be obtained by contacting the Council at the address below or at http://www.mafmc.org/smz.htm. Council address: Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council, 800 N. State Street, Suite 201, Dover, DE 19901; telephone: (302) 674–2331. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Christopher M. Moore Ph.D., Executive Director, Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council, 800 N. State Street, Suite 201, Dover, DE 19901; telephone: (302) 526–5255. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: All hearings (dates and locations listed below) will be digitally recorded and saved as transcripts of the hearing. January 15, 2013: 7–9 p.m.; Clarion Resort Fontainebleau Hotel, 10100 Coastal Highway Ocean City, MD 21842; telephone: (410) 524–3535. January 16, 2013: 7–9 p.m.; DNREC— Division of Watershed Stewardship E:\FR\FM\28DEN1.SGM 28DEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 249 (Friday, December 28, 2012)]
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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

RIN 0648-XC417


Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting

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

ACTION: Council to convene public meeting.

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SUMMARY: The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council will convene 
scoping meetings on addressing issues on regional management of 
recreational red snapper, including locally optimal management 
measures, allocation, and regional boundaries.

DATES: The scoping meetings will be held on January 14, 2013 through 
January 22, 2013 at seven locations throughout the Gulf of Mexico. The 
scoping meetings will begin at 6 p.m. and will conclude no later than 9 
p.m. For specific dates, see SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION.

ADDRESSES: The scoping meetings will be held in the following 
locations: St. Petersburg and Destin, FL; Baton Rouge, LA; Biloxi, MS; 
Orange Beach, AL; Corpus Christi and LaMarque/Texas City, TX.
    Council address: Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council, 2203 N. 
Lois Avenue, Suite 1100, Tampa, FL 33607.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dr. Ava Lasseter, Anthropologist or 
Dr. Carrie Simmons, Deputy Executive Director; Gulf of Mexico Fishery 
Management Council; telephone (813) 348-1630.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management 
Council has scheduled scoping meetings on a proposed amendment 
addressing issues of regional management of recreational red snapper. 
Regional management would enable individual Gulf states or groups of 
states to submit proposals for how each would manage a predetermined 
portion of the recreational red snapper quota. Public comment will be 
solicited on locally optimal management measures, regional boundaries 
and allocation, and other components for the design of regional 
management proposals including accountability measures, quota 
monitoring, and enforcement.
    The seven scoping meetings will begin at 6 p.m. and conclude at the 
end

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of public testimony or no later than 9 p.m. at the following locations:
    Monday, January 14, 2013; Holiday Inn Express & Suites, 2440 Gulf 
Freeway, Texas City, TX 77591, telephone: (409) 986-6700; DoubleTree by 
Hilton Baton Rouge, 4964 Constitution Avenue, Baton Rouge, LA 70808, 
telephone: (225) 925-1005.
    Tuesday, January 15, 2013; Hilton Garden Inn Corpus Christi, 6717 
S. Padre Island Drive, Corpus Christi, TX 78412, telephone: (361) 991-
8200; Four Points by Sheraton, 940 Beach Boulevard, Biloxi, MS 39530, 
telephone: (228) 546-3100.
    Wednesday, January 16, 2013; Hilton Garden Inn Orange Beach 
Beachfront, 23092 Perdido Beach Boulevard, Orange Beach, AL 36561, 
telephone: (251) 974-1600.
    Thursday, January 17, 2013; Destin Community Center, 101 Stahlman 
Avenue, Destin, FL 32541, telephone: (850) 654-5184.
    Tuesday, January 22, 2013; Hilton St. Petersburg Carillon Park, 950 
Lake Carillon Drive, St. Petersburg, FL 33716, telephone: (727) 540-
0050.
    Copies of the scoping document will be available two weeks prior to 
the first scoping meeting and can be obtained by calling (813) 348-
1630, or from the Council Web site at http://www.gulfcouncil.org/fishery_management_plans/scoping-thru-implementation.php.
Special Accommodations
    These meetings are physically accessible to people with 
disabilities. Requests for sign language interpretation or other 
auxiliary aids should be directed to Kathy Pereira at the Council (see 
ADDRESSES) at least 5 working days prior to the meeting.

    Dated: December 21, 2012.
Tracey L. Thompson,
Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National 
Marine Fisheries Service.
[FR Doc. 2012-31149 Filed 12-27-12; 8:45 am]
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