New England Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting, 21755 [2019-10084]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 94 / Wednesday, May 15, 2019 / Notices public meeting and webinars are scheduled to facilitate the public review and comment process. After the public comment period ends, the Open Ocean TIG will consider and address the comments received before issuing a Final RP/EA. A summary of comments received and the Open Ocean TIG’s responses and any revisions to the document, as appropriate, will be included in the final document. Public Meeting Schedule The Open Ocean TIG will conduct a public meeting and webinars to provide information and seek input on the Draft RP/EA: • June 4, 2019 (public meeting), at 5:30 p.m. at the Pensacola City Hall, 222 W Main St., Pensacola, FL 32502; • June 11, 2019 (webinar), at 12:00 p.m. Central Time. Register at: https:// register.gotowebinar.com/register/ 7304216670381829899. • June 13, 2019 (webinar), at 6:00 p.m. Central Time. Register at: https:// register.gotowebinar.com/register/ 2042490581520295947. Written and oral comments on the Draft RP/EA may be submitted at the public meeting and through the webinars (written comment only). Persons with disabilities may request special accommodations at the public meeting by contacting the Open Ocean TIG by May 24, 2019 (see FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT). Invitation to Comment The Open Ocean TIG seeks public review and comment on the Draft RP/ EA (see ADDRESSES above). Before including your address, telephone number, email address, or other personal identifying information in your comment, please be aware that your entire comment, including your personal identifying information, will become part of the public record. Administrative Record The documents comprising the Administrative Record for the Draft RP/ EA can be viewed electronically at http://www.doi.gov/deepwaterhorizon/ adminrecord. jbell on DSK3GLQ082PROD with NOTICES Authority The authority of this action is the Oil Pollution Act of 1990 (33 U.S.C. 2701 et seq.) and its implementing Oil Pollution Act Natural Resource Damage Assessment regulations found at 15 CFR part 990 and the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (42 U.S.C. 4321 et seq.). VerDate Sep<11>2014 22:43 May 14, 2019 Jkt 247001 Dated: May 3, 2019. Carrie Selberg, Deputy Director, Office of Habitat Conservation, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 2019–09554 Filed 5–14–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration RIN 0648–XH029 New England Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice; public meeting. AGENCY: The New England Fishery Management Council (Council) is scheduling a public meeting of its Herring Committee 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 Thursday, May 30, 2019 at 10 a.m. ADDRESSES: Meeting address: The meeting will be held at the Four Points by Sheraton, Wakefield, MA 01880; telephone: (781) 245–9300. 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: SUMMARY: Agenda Frm 00008 Set-Aside (RSA) Program Review and identify which issues the Council should consider further. Other business may be discussed as necessary. Although non-emergency issues not contained on this agenda may come before this Council for discussion, those issues may not be the subject of formal action during this meeting. Council 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 MagnusonStevens 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. This meeting will be recorded. Consistent with 16 U.S.C. 1852, a copy of the recording is available upon request. 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: May 10, 2019. Tracey L. Thompson, Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 2019–10084 Filed 5–14–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration RIN 0648–XH031 Pacific Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice of public meeting (webinar). AGENCY: The Committee will review Framework 6 to the Herring Fishery Management Plan, an action considering fishery specifications for FY 2019–21; identify final preferred alternatives for Council consideration. They will also discuss and make recommendations for the Council review of the Management Strategy Evaluation (MSE) process used in Amendment 8 to develop and analyze acceptable biological catch (ABC) control rule alternatives. The Committee will have an initial discussion of a background document being prepared on Atlantic herring spawning activity on Georges Bank. They will review findings and recommendations from the Research PO 00000 21755 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 The Pacific Fishery Management Council (Pacific Council) will convene a webinar meeting of its Groundfish Management Team (GMT) to discuss items on the Pacific Council’s June 2019 meeting agenda. The meeting is open to the public. DATES: The webinar meeting will be held Wednesday, June 12, 2019, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Pacific Daylight Time. The scheduled ending time for the GMT webinar is an estimate, the meeting will SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\15MYN1.SGM 15MYN1

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

RIN 0648-XH029


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 Herring Committee 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 Thursday, May 30, 2019 at 10 a.m.

ADDRESSES: 
    Meeting address: The meeting will be held at the Four Points by 
Sheraton, Wakefield, MA 01880; telephone: (781) 245-9300.
    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:

Agenda

    The Committee will review Framework 6 to the Herring Fishery 
Management Plan, an action considering fishery specifications for FY 
2019-21; identify final preferred alternatives for Council 
consideration. They will also discuss and make recommendations for the 
Council review of the Management Strategy Evaluation (MSE) process used 
in Amendment 8 to develop and analyze acceptable biological catch (ABC) 
control rule alternatives. The Committee will have an initial 
discussion of a background document being prepared on Atlantic herring 
spawning activity on Georges Bank.
    They will review findings and recommendations from the Research 
Set-Aside (RSA) Program Review and identify which issues the Council 
should consider further. Other business may be discussed as necessary.
    Although non-emergency issues not contained on this agenda may come 
before this Council for discussion, those issues may not be the subject 
of formal action during this meeting. Council 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. 
This meeting will be recorded. Consistent with 16 U.S.C. 1852, a copy 
of the recording is available upon request. 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: May 10, 2019.
Tracey L. Thompson,
Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National 
Marine Fisheries Service.
[FR Doc. 2019-10084 Filed 5-14-19; 8:45 am]
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