Caribbean Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting, 54849 [2019-22288]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 198 / Friday, October 11, 2019 / Notices IV. Request for Comments SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden (including hours and cost) of the proposed collection of information; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and/or included in the request for OMB approval of this information collection; they also will become a matter of public record. Draft Agenda Sheleen Dumas, Departmental Lead PRA Officer, Office of the Chief Information Officer, Commerce Department. [FR Doc. 2019–22320 Filed 10–10–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration RIN 0648–XV100 Caribbean Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice of a public meeting. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Caribbean Fishery Management Council’s (Council) Scientific and Statistical Committee (SSC) will hold a 3-day meeting in October to discuss the items contained in the agenda in the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION. The meetings will be held from October 29, 2019 to October 31, 2019, starting on Tuesday October 29 at 9 a.m., through October 31 at 5 p.m. ADDRESSES: The meetings will be held at the Embassy Suites Hotel, 8000 Tartak St., Isla Verde, Carolina, Puerto Rico. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Miguel A. Rolo´n, Caribbean Fishery Management Council, 270 Mun˜oz Rivera Avenue, Suite 401, San Juan, Puerto Rico 00918–1903, telephone: (787) 766–5926. jbell on DSK3GLQ082PROD with NOTICES DATES: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:56 Oct 10, 2019 Jkt 250001 54849 Authority: 16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq. Dated: October 8, 2019. Tracey L. Thompson, Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. —Call to Order —Adoption of the Agenda —Review of National Standard 1 Technical Guidance for Designing, Evaluating, and Implementing Carryover and Phase-in Provisions within ABC Control Rules—Dan Holland— Northwest Fisheries Science Center —Review Draft Report to Congress as required in Section 201 of the Modernizing Recreational Fisheries Management Act of 2018 —Stock Assessment Review: SEDAR 57—Caribbean Spiny Lobster—Adyan Rı´os, Southeast Fisheries Science Center —Development of three ecosystem conceptual models– one each for Puerto Rico, St. Thomas/St. John, and St. Croix —Summary August 2019 Meeting Chair Presentation to CFMC 166 —Finalize the Generic Ecosystem Conceptual Model —Determination of direction and strengths of the boxes representing ecosystem components (e.g., ecological, economic, social) —SSC Development of Puerto Rico Ecosystem Conceptual Model —Determination of Critical Links that can serve as Indicators —SSC Development of St. Thomas/St. John Ecosystem Conceptual Model —Determination of Critical Links that can serve as Indicators —SSC Development of St. Croix Ecosystem Conceptual Model —Determination of Critical Links that can serve as Indicators —Other Business —Adjourn The order of business may be adjusted as necessary to accommodate the completion of agenda items. The meeting will begin on October 29, 2019 at 9 a.m. Other than the start time, interested parties should be aware that discussions may start earlier or later than indicated. In addition, the meeting may be extended from, or completed prior to the date established in this notice. SUMMARY: In accordance with the regulations implementing the Marine Mammal Protection Act (MMPA) as amended, notification is hereby given that NMFS has issued an incidental harassment authorization (IHA) to the Scripps Institute of Oceanography (SIO) to incidentally harass, by Level A and Level B harassment, marine mammals during a low-energy marine geophysical survey in the Southwest Atlantic Ocean. DATES: This Authorization is effective from September 12, 2019 through September 11, 2020. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Amy Fowler, Office of Protected Resources, NMFS, (301) 427–8401. Electronic copies of the application and supporting documents, as well as a list of the references cited in this document, may be obtained online at: https:// www.fisheries.noaa.gov/permit/ incidental-take-authorizations-undermarine-mammal-protection-act. In case of problems accessing these documents, please call the contact listed above. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Special Accommodations Background These meetings are physically accessible to people with disabilities. For more information or request for sign language interpretation and other auxiliary aids, please contact Mr. Miguel A. Rolo´n, Executive Director, Caribbean Fishery Management Council, 270 Mun˜oz Rivera Avenue, Suite 401, San Juan, Puerto Rico, 00918–1903, telephone: (787) 766–5926, at least 5 days prior to the meeting date. The MMPA prohibits the ‘‘take’’ of marine mammals, with certain exceptions. Sections 101(a)(5)(A) and (D) of the MMPA (16 U.S.C. 1361 et seq.) direct the Secretary of Commerce (as delegated to NMFS) to allow, upon request, the incidental, but not intentional, taking of small numbers of marine mammals by U.S. citizens who engage in a specified activity (other than commercial fishing) within a specified PO 00000 Frm 00017 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 [FR Doc. 2019–22288 Filed 10–10–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration RIN 0648–XR007 Takes of Marine Mammals Incidental to Specified Activities; Taking Marine Mammals Incidental to a Low-Energy Geophysical Survey in the Southwest Atlantic Ocean National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice; issuance of an incidental harassment authorization. AGENCY: E:\FR\FM\11OCN1.SGM 11OCN1

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

RIN 0648-XV100


Caribbean 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 Caribbean Fishery Management Council's (Council) 
Scientific and Statistical Committee (SSC) will hold a 3-day meeting in 
October to discuss the items contained in the agenda in the 
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION.

DATES: The meetings will be held from October 29, 2019 to October 31, 
2019, starting on Tuesday October 29 at 9 a.m., through October 31 at 5 
p.m.

ADDRESSES: The meetings will be held at the Embassy Suites Hotel, 8000 
Tartak St., Isla Verde, Carolina, Puerto Rico.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Miguel A. Rol[oacute]n, Caribbean 
Fishery Management Council, 270 Mu[ntilde]oz Rivera Avenue, Suite 401, 
San Juan, Puerto Rico 00918-1903, telephone: (787) 766-5926.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 

Draft Agenda

--Call to Order
--Adoption of the Agenda
--Review of National Standard 1 Technical Guidance for Designing, 
Evaluating, and Implementing Carry-over and Phase-in Provisions within 
ABC Control Rules--Dan Holland--Northwest Fisheries Science Center
--Review Draft Report to Congress as required in Section 201 of the 
Modernizing Recreational Fisheries Management Act of 2018
--Stock Assessment Review: SEDAR 57--Caribbean Spiny Lobster--Adyan 
R[iacute]os, Southeast Fisheries Science Center
--Development of three ecosystem conceptual models- one each for Puerto 
Rico, St. Thomas/St. John, and St. Croix
--Summary August 2019 Meeting
    Chair Presentation to CFMC 166
--Finalize the Generic Ecosystem Conceptual Model
--Determination of direction and strengths of the boxes representing 
ecosystem components (e.g., ecological, economic, social)
--SSC Development of Puerto Rico Ecosystem Conceptual Model
--Determination of Critical Links that can serve as Indicators
--SSC Development of St. Thomas/St. John Ecosystem Conceptual Model
--Determination of Critical Links that can serve as Indicators
--SSC Development of St. Croix Ecosystem Conceptual Model
--Determination of Critical Links that can serve as Indicators
--Other Business
--Adjourn

    The order of business may be adjusted as necessary to accommodate 
the completion of agenda items. The meeting will begin on October 29, 
2019 at 9 a.m. Other than the start time, interested parties should be 
aware that discussions may start earlier or later than indicated. In 
addition, the meeting may be extended from, or completed prior to the 
date established in this notice.

Special Accommodations

    These meetings are physically accessible to people with 
disabilities. For more information or request for sign language 
interpretation and other auxiliary aids, please contact Mr. Miguel A. 
Rol[oacute]n, Executive Director, Caribbean Fishery Management Council, 
270 Mu[ntilde]oz Rivera Avenue, Suite 401, San Juan, Puerto Rico, 
00918-1903, telephone: (787) 766-5926, at least 5 days prior to the 
meeting date.

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

    Dated: October 8, 2019.
Tracey L. Thompson,
Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National 
Marine Fisheries Service.
[FR Doc. 2019-22288 Filed 10-10-19; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 3510-22-P