New England Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting, 22975 [2015-09587]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 79 / Friday, April 24, 2015 / Notices Western Pacific Fishery Management Council, 1164 Bishop St., Suite 1400, Honolulu, HI 96813; telephone: (808) 522–8220. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Kitty M. Simonds, Executive Director; telephone: (808) 522–8220. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Schedule and Agenda for the PPT Meeting Wednesday, May 12, 2015, 8:30 a.m. 1. Introduction 2. Annual Report Review A. Review 2014 Annual Report Modules and Recommendations i. Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands ii. American Samoa iii. Guam iv. Hawaii v. International B. 2014 Annual Report Region Wide Recommendations Thursday, May 13, 2015, 8:30 a.m. 3. Skipjack Range Contraction 4. Update on Council Actions 5. Purse Seine and Longline Meetings 6. Stock Status Determination Criteria 7. Other Business 8. Public Comment 9. Pelagic Plan Team Recommendations Schedule and Agenda for the Joint Meeting of the Hawaii Members of the PPT, AP, NCFAC and FIAP tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Thursday, May 14, 2015, 9 a.m. 17:30 Apr 23, 2015 Jkt 235001 Special Accommodations These meetings are physically accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for sign language interpretation or other auxiliary aids should be directed to Kitty M. Simonds, (808) 522–8220 (voice) or (808) 522– 8226 (fax), at least 5 days prior to the meeting date. Authority: 16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq. Dated: April 21, 2015. Tracey L. Thompson, Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 2015–09586 Filed 4–23–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P 1. Introduction and Welcome 2. Approval of Agenda 3. Minimum Size for Hawaii Yellowfin Tuna A. Yield per Recruit B. Socio-economic Studies C. Discussion 4. Cross Seamount Fishery A. Contemporary Synopsis of the Cross Seamount Area Fishery B. Discussion 5. Marine Mammal Depredation A. Marine Mammal Depredation Reports in the Hawaii Commercial Catch Reports B. Discussion 6. Other Updates A. Update on the Hawaii Electronic Logbook Report Project B. Hawaii Green Turtle Delisting Petition Response and Proposed Rule C. Humpback Whale Delisting Petition Response D. Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary Draft Management Plan E. Discussion 7. Other Issues 8. Public Comment VerDate Sep<11>2014 9. Discussion and Recommendations The order in which the agenda items are addressed may change. The meetings will run as late as necessary to complete scheduled business. 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 listed in this document and any issue arising after publication of this document that requires 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. 22975 Meeting address: The meeting will be held at the Courtyard by Marriott, 55 Jefferson Park Road, Warwick, RI 02888; telephone: (401) 467–6900; fax: (401) 467–2666. Council address: New England Fishery Management Council, 50 Water Street, Mill 2, Newburyport, MA 01950. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Thomas A. Nies, Executive Director, New England Fishery Management Council; telephone: (978) 465–0492. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Recipients of recent Scallop RSA awards will provide a status update and summary of preliminary findings to the Scallop Plan Development Team (PDT) and Advisory Panel (AP). Presentations will include RSA projects that have not yet been used directly in the scallop management process. This meeting is not a formal review of the methods or results of these projects. Instead, this meeting is only an overview to better inform the PDT and AP of current research status and help identify future research priority recommendations. Other issues may be discussed, time permitting. Special Accommodations This meeting is physically accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for sign language interpretation or other auxiliary aids should be directed to Thomas A. Nies, Executive Director, at (978) 465–0492, at least 5 days prior to the meeting date. Authority: 16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq. DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Dated: April 21, 2015. Tracey L. Thompson, Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 2015–09587 Filed 4–23–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P RIN 0648–XD912 New England Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice; public meeting. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration AGENCY: The New England Fishery Management Council (Council) is scheduling a public meeting of its Scallop Plan Development Team and Advisory Panel 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: This meeting will be held on Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at 9 a.m. ADDRESSES: SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00009 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 RIN 0648–XD904 Pacific Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice; public meeting. AGENCY: The Pacific Fishery Management Council’s (Pacific Council) Highly Migratory Species Management Team will hold a meeting, which is open to the public. DATES: The meeting will be held Wednesday, May 13 to Friday, May 15, SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\24APN1.SGM 24APN1

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

RIN 0648-XD912


New England Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting

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

ACTION: Notice; public meeting.

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SUMMARY: The New England Fishery Management Council (Council) is 
scheduling a public meeting of its Scallop Plan Development Team and 
Advisory Panel 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: This meeting will be held on Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at 9 a.m.

ADDRESSES: 
    Meeting address: The meeting will be held at the Courtyard by 
Marriott, 55 Jefferson Park Road, Warwick, RI 02888; telephone: (401) 
467-6900; fax: (401) 467-2666.
    Council address: New England Fishery Management Council, 50 Water 
Street, Mill 2, Newburyport, MA 01950.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Thomas A. Nies, Executive Director, 
New England Fishery Management Council; telephone: (978) 465-0492.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Recipients of recent Scallop RSA awards will 
provide a status update and summary of preliminary findings to the 
Scallop Plan Development Team (PDT) and Advisory Panel (AP). 
Presentations will include RSA projects that have not yet been used 
directly in the scallop management process. This meeting is not a 
formal review of the methods or results of these projects. Instead, 
this meeting is only an overview to better inform the PDT and AP of 
current research status and help identify future research priority 
recommendations. Other issues may be discussed, time permitting.

Special Accommodations

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

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

    Dated: April 21, 2015.
Tracey L. Thompson,
Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National 
Marine Fisheries Service.
[FR Doc. 2015-09587 Filed 4-23-15; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 3510-22-P