Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting, 46708 [2018-20026]

Download as PDF 46708 Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 179 / Friday, September 14, 2018 / Notices Dated: September 11, 2018. Tracey L. Thompson, Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 2018–20028 Filed 9–13–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration RIN 0648–XG480–X Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice of a public meeting. AGENCY: The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council will hold a twoday meeting of its Standing, Reef Fish and Socioeconomic Scientific and Statistical Committees (SSC). DATES: The meeting will convene on Tuesday, October 2, 2018, from 8:30 a.m. to 5:15 p.m. and Wednesday, October 3, 2018, from 8:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. EDT. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Gulf Council’s new office, located at 4107 W Spruce Street, Suite 200, Tampa, FL 33607. Council address: Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council, 4107 W Spruce Street, Suite 200, Tampa, FL 33607; telephone: (813) 348–1630. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dr. John Froeschke, Deputy Director, Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council; john.froeschke@gulfcouncil.org; telephone: (813) 348–1630. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: SUMMARY: daltland on DSKBBV9HB2PROD with NOTICES Tuesday, October 2, 2018: 8:30 a.m.– 5:15 p.m. I. Introductions and Adoption of Agenda II. Election of Chair and Vice-Chair III. Approval of August 2, 2018 SSC Minutes IV. Selection of SSC representative at October 22–25, 2018 Council meeting in Mobile, AL V. Discussion of ‘‘Best Scientific Information Available’’ a. Presentation—NMFS b. Presentation—SSC VI. Update on Red Grouper Interim Analysis VII. Briefing on Marine Recreation Information Program (MRIP) Transition to Improved Survey Designs VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:06 Sep 13, 2018 Jkt 244001 VIII. Presentation: The Great Red Snapper Count IX. Summary of the SEDAR Steering Committee Meeting X. Discussion on ‘‘right-sizing’’ Stock Assessments XI. Review Gulf SEDAR Stock Assessment Schedule 2021 DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Wednesday, October 3, 2018: 8:30 a.m.– 12:15 p.m. AGENCY: XII. Gulf of Mexico Allocation Review Triggers XIII. Specify the Terms of Reference (TORs) for the 2020 Operational Assessments for Gag and Greater Amberjack XIV. Discussion on Gulf Council Fishery Monitoring and Research Priorities for 2020–25 XV. Discussion of ‘‘Something’s Fishy’’ Red Grouper Questionnaire XVI. Other Business —Meeting Adjourns The meeting will be broadcast via webinar. You may register for the webinar by visiting www.gulfcouncil.org and clicking on the SSC meeting on the calendar. The Agenda is subject to change, and the latest version along with other meeting materials will be posted on www.gulfcouncil.org as they become available. Although other non-emergency issues not on the agenda may come before the 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 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. Special Accommodations 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 Gulf Council Office (see ADDRESSES), at least 5 working days prior to the meeting. Dated: September 11, 2018. Tracey L. Thompson, Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 2018–20026 Filed 9–13–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P PO 00000 Frm 00011 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration RIN 0648–XG481 North Pacific Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice of public meetings of the North Pacific Fishery Management Council and its advisory committees. The North Pacific Fishery Management Council (Council) and its advisory committees will meet October 1, 2018 through October 9, 2018. DATES: The Council will begin its plenary session at 8 a.m. in the Aleutian Room on Wednesday, October 3, 2018 continuing through Tuesday, October 9, 2018. The Scientific and Statistical Committee (SSC) will begin at 8 a.m. in the King Salmon/Iliamna Room on Monday, October 1, 2018 and continue through Wednesday, October 3, 2018. The Council’s Advisory Panel (AP) will begin at 8 a.m. in the Dillingham/ Katmai Room on Tuesday, October 2, 2018 and continue through Friday, October 5, 2018. The Ecosystem Committee will meet on Tuesday, October 2, 2018 in the Birch/Willow room from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Anchorage Hilton Hotel, 500 W 3rd Ave., Anchorage, AK 99501. Council address: North Pacific Fishery Management Council, 605 W 4th Ave., Suite 306, Anchorage, AK 99501–2252; telephone (907) 271–2809. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Diana Evans, Council staff; telephone: (907) 271–2809. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: SUMMARY: Agenda Monday, October 1, 2018 through Tuesday, October 9, 2018 Council Plenary Session: The agenda for the Council’s plenary session will include the following issues. The Council may take appropriate action on any of the issues identified. 1. Executive Director’s Report (including report on ideas for public forums, SSC survey workgroup report) 2. NMFS Management Report (including report on ACLIM and the IPCC climate meeting (T)) 3. NOAA GC Report 4. ADF&G Report 5. USCG Report 6. USFWS Report E:\FR\FM\14SEN1.SGM 14SEN1

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

RIN 0648-XG480-X


Gulf of Mexico 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 Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council will hold a two-
day meeting of its Standing, Reef Fish and Socioeconomic Scientific and 
Statistical Committees (SSC).

DATES: The meeting will convene on Tuesday, October 2, 2018, from 8:30 
a.m. to 5:15 p.m. and Wednesday, October 3, 2018, from 8:30 a.m. to 
12:15 p.m. EDT.

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Gulf Council's new office, 
located at 4107 W Spruce Street, Suite 200, Tampa, FL 33607.
    Council address: Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council, 4107 W 
Spruce Street, Suite 200, Tampa, FL 33607; telephone: (813) 348-1630.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dr. John Froeschke, Deputy Director, 
Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council; 
[email protected]; telephone: (813) 348-1630.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Tuesday, October 2, 2018: 8:30 a.m.-5:15 p.m.

I. Introductions and Adoption of Agenda
II. Election of Chair and Vice-Chair
III. Approval of August 2, 2018 SSC Minutes
IV. Selection of SSC representative at October 22-25, 2018 Council 
meeting in Mobile, AL
V. Discussion of ``Best Scientific Information Available''
a. Presentation--NMFS
b. Presentation--SSC
VI. Update on Red Grouper Interim Analysis
VII. Briefing on Marine Recreation Information Program (MRIP) 
Transition to Improved Survey Designs
VIII. Presentation: The Great Red Snapper Count
IX. Summary of the SEDAR Steering Committee Meeting
X. Discussion on ``right-sizing'' Stock Assessments
XI. Review Gulf SEDAR Stock Assessment Schedule 2021

Wednesday, October 3, 2018: 8:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m.

XII. Gulf of Mexico Allocation Review Triggers
XIII. Specify the Terms of Reference (TORs) for the 2020 Operational 
Assessments for Gag and Greater Amberjack
XIV. Discussion on Gulf Council Fishery Monitoring and Research 
Priorities for 2020-25
XV. Discussion of ``Something's Fishy'' Red Grouper Questionnaire
XVI. Other Business
--Meeting Adjourns
    The meeting will be broadcast via webinar. You may register for the 
webinar by visiting www.gulfcouncil.org and clicking on the SSC meeting 
on the calendar.
    The Agenda is subject to change, and the latest version along with 
other meeting materials will be posted on www.gulfcouncil.org as they 
become available.
    Although other non-emergency issues not on the agenda may come 
before the 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 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.

Special Accommodations

    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 Gulf Council Office (see 
ADDRESSES), at least 5 working days prior to the meeting.

    Dated: September 11, 2018.
Tracey L. Thompson,
Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National 
Marine Fisheries Service.
[FR Doc. 2018-20026 Filed 9-13-18; 8:45 am]
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