New England Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting, 30688-30689 [2020-10851]

Download as PDF 30688 Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 98 / Wednesday, May 20, 2020 / Notices system. Dial in or type: 67.217.95.2 or inroomlink.goto.com, Meeting ID: 985 065 749, or dial directly: 985065749@ 67.217.95.2 or 67.217.95.2##985065749. You may download the GoToMeeting app now to be ready when the meeting starts: https://global.gotomeeting.com/ install/985065749. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Graciela Garcı´a-Moliner, Caribbean Fishery Management Council, 270 Mun˜oz Rivera Avenue, Suite 401, San Juan, Puerto Rico 00918–1903; telephone: (787) 403–8337. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The following items included in the tentative agenda will be discussed: ii. St. Thomas/St. John b. Puerto Rico 5. U.S. Caribbean Considerations a. SERO/NOAA Restoration Center b. NMFS/SERO Habitat Conservation Division 6. Caribbean Basin Considerations 7. Regional/Global Considerations 8. Management Within an Ecosystem Context 9. Research Needs Dated: May 15, 2020. Tracey L. Thompson, Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. June 2, 2020, 9 a.m.–10 a.m. [RTID 0648–XA184] June 1, 2020, 9 a.m.–10 a.m. —Break —Call to Order —Roll Call —Adoption of the Agenda —Review of Minutes from Virtual Meeting (February 20, 2020) 10:15 a.m.–12 p.m. 10 a.m.–10:15 a.m. —Break 10:15 a.m.–11:30 a.m. —Development of the Caribbean Fishery Ecosystem Plan —Introduction/Background—Bill Arnold —Development of the FEP 1. Purpose and Need/Goals and Objectives 11:30 a.m.–1 p.m. —Continue Discussion from Previous Day 10 a.m.–10:15 a.m. —Draft List of FEP Components: —Risk Analysis —Ecosystem Status Report —Integrated Ecosystem Report —Conceptual and Quantitative Models —Socio-Economics —Strategies for ‘Population’ Status Assessments (How Are Assessments Conducted Within an Ecosystem Context, Species/Species Group/ Management Group Level, etc.) —Other Components 12 p.m.–1 p.m. —Lunch Break 1 p.m.–1:30 p.m. —Continue Discussion of FEP Components 2. Management/Legal Background— Jocelyn D’Ambrosio, SERO 2:30 p.m.–2:45 p.m. —Break 1:30 p.m.–3 p.m. 3. Update—Ecosystem-Based Efforts: What is Going on? a. Lenfest—JJ Cruz Motta, Tarsila Seara, Stacey Williams b. Update EBFM TAP—Orian Tzadik c. Status of the Ecosystem (ESR)— Kelly Montenero, SEFSC d. SSC Report—Richard Appeldoorn, SSC Chair e. DAPs CMs f. OEAP Stakeholder Strategy—Alida Ortiz g. Relationship and Synergy Among All Points Above and IBFMPs h. Others 3 p.m.–3:15 p.m. —Break 3:15 p.m.–5 p.m. 4. Island-Based Considerations Update—Marı´a Lo´pez, SERO a. U.S. Virgin Islands i. St. Croix VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:51 May 19, 2020 Jkt 250001 2:45 p.m.–5 p.m. —Recommendations to the CFMC —Other Business The order of business may be adjusted as necessary to accommodate the completion of agenda items. The meetings will begin on June 1, 2020, at 9 a.m. EST, and will end on June 2, 2020, at 5 p.m. EST. Other than the start time, interested parties should be aware that discussions may start earlier or later than indicated, at the discretion of the Chair. Special Accommodations For any additional information on this virtual meetings, please contact Dr. Graciela Garcı´a-Moliner, Caribbean Fishery Management Council, 270 Mun˜oz Rivera Avenue, Suite 401, San Juan, Puerto Rico, 00918–1903, telephone: (787) 403–8337. Authority: 16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq. PO 00000 Frm 00007 Fmt 4703 BILLING CODE 3510–22–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration New England Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice of public meeting via webinar. AGENCY: 1 p.m.–2:30 p.m. —Lunch Break [FR Doc. 2020–10908 Filed 5–19–20; 8:45 am] Sfmt 4703 The New England Fishery Management Council’s is convening its Scientific and Statistical Committee (SSC) via webinar 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 webinar will be held on Thursday, June 4, 2020 at 10 a.m. Webinar registration URL information: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/ register/5051464688120671246. Call in information: +1 (415) 655–0060, Access Code: 374–434–055. ADDRESSES: 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 The Scientific and Statistical Committee will meet to discuss Council research priorities. They will receive a presentation on the peer review of the Atlantic Cod Stock Structure Working Group’s report. They will also receive an update on the SSC-subpanel review of the Groundfish Catch Share Review report. Other business will be discussed as necessary. Although non-emergency issues not contained on the 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 E:\FR\FM\20MYN1.SGM 20MYN1 Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 98 / Wednesday, May 20, 2020 / Notices 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. The public also should be aware that the meeting will be recorded. Consistent with 16 U.S.C. 1852, a copy of the recording is available upon request. 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: May 15, 2020. Tracey L. Thompson, Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 2020–10851 Filed 5–19–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration RTID 0648–XU010 Meeting of the Columbia Basin Partnership Task Force of the Marine Fisheries Advisory Committee National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Department of Commerce. ACTION: Notice of open public meeting. AGENCY: This notice sets forth the proposed schedule and agenda of a forthcoming meeting of the Marine Fisheries Advisory Committee’s (MAFAC’s) Columbia Basin Partnership Task Force (CBP Task Force). The CBP Task Force will discuss the issues outlined in the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION below. DATES: The meeting will be June 2 and June 3, 2020, 9 a.m.–3 p.m., Pacific Time (PT). ADDRESSES: Meeting is by conference call and webinar. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Katherine Cheney; NFMS West Coast Region; 503–231–6730; email: Katherine.Cheney@noaa.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given of a meeting of MAFAC’s CBP Task Force. The MAFAC was established by the Secretary of Commerce (Secretary) and, since 1971, SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:51 May 19, 2020 Jkt 250001 advises the Secretary on all living marine resource matters that are the responsibility of the Department of Commerce. The MAFAC charter is located online at https:// www.fisheries.noaa.gov/topic/ partners#marine-fisheries-advisorycommittee-. The CBP Task Force reports to MAFAC and is being convened to develop recommendations for long-term goals to meet Columbia Basin salmon recovery, conservation needs, and harvest opportunities, in the context of habitat capacity and other factors that affect salmon mortality. More information is available at the CBP Task Force web page: http:// www.westcoast.fisheries.noaa.gov/ columbia_river/index.html. Matters To Be Considered The meeting time and agenda are subject to change. Meeting topics include discussion of scenarios for achieving Columbia Basin salmon and steelhead goals; social, cultural, economic, and ecosystem considerations; options for future collaboration; and content of the Phase 2 report. Time and Date The meeting is scheduled for June 2 and June 3, 2020, 9 a.m.–3 p.m., PT by conference call and webinar. Access information for the public will be posted by May 26, 2020 at https:// www.fisheries.noaa.gov/event/ columbia-basin-partnership-task-forcemeeting-materials-and-summaries. Jennifer L. Lukens, Federal Program Officer, Marine Fisheries Advisory Committee, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 2020–10889 Filed 5–15–20; 4:15 pm] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration [RTID 0648–XA178] Caribbean Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting; Correction National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice of a correction to a public meeting. AGENCY: The Caribbean Fishery Management Council’s (Council) Outreach and Education Advisory Panel (OEAP) will hold a two-day public virtual meeting to address the items SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00008 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 30689 contained in the tentative agenda included in the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION. The OEAP public virtual meeting will be held on June 3, 2020, from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m., and June 4, 2020, from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. All meetings will be at Eastern Day Time. ADDRESSES: You may join the OEAP public virtual meeting (via GoToMeeting) from a computer, tablet or smartphone by entering the following address: DATES: Wednesday, June 3, 2020, 12 p.m.–2 p.m. Please join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone. https:// global.gotomeeting.com/join/ 598123173. You can also dial in using your phone. United States: +1 (571) 317–3122, Access Code: 598–123–173. You may download the GoToMeeting app to be ready when the meeting starts: https://global.gotomeeting.com/install/ 598123173. Thursday, June 4, 2020 12 p.m.–2 p.m. Please join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone. https:// global.gotomeeting.com/join/ 292561749. You can also dial in using your phone. United States: +1 (646) 749–3122, Access Code: 292–561–749. You may download the GoToMeeting app to be ready when the meeting starts: https://global.gotomeeting.com/install/ 292561749. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Miguel Rolo´n, Executive Director, Caribbean Fishery Management Council, 270 Mun˜oz Rivera Avenue, Suite 401, San Juan, Puerto Rico 00918–1903; telephone: (787) 398–3717. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The original notice published in the Federal Register on May 15, 2020 (85 FR 29406). This notice makes changes to the meeting links. The following items included in the tentative agenda will be discussed: June 3, 2020, 12 p.m.–1 p.m. —Call to Order —Adoption of Agenda —OEAP Chairperson’s Report —CFMC Arrangements for Virtual Meetings —Fishers’ Initiatives to Cope With Pandemic Scenario —USVI Activities —Fishery Ecosystem Based Management Plan (FEBMP) —EBFMTAP —Outreach & Education Initiatives for Fishers and Consumers E:\FR\FM\20MYN1.SGM 20MYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 85, Number 98 (Wednesday, May 20, 2020)]
[Notices]
[Pages 30688-30689]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2020-10851]


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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

[RTID 0648-XA184]


New England Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting

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

ACTION: Notice of public meeting via webinar.

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SUMMARY: The New England Fishery Management Council's is convening its 
Scientific and Statistical Committee (SSC) via webinar 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 webinar will be held on Thursday, June 4, 2020 at 10 a.m. 
Webinar registration URL information: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5051464688120671246. Call in information: +1 (415) 655-0060, 
Access Code: 374-434-055.

ADDRESSES: 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 Scientific and Statistical Committee will meet to discuss 
Council research priorities. They will receive a presentation on the 
peer review of the Atlantic Cod Stock Structure Working Group's report. 
They will also receive an update on the SSC-subpanel review of the 
Groundfish Catch Share Review report. Other business will be discussed 
as necessary.
    Although non-emergency issues not contained on the 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

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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. The public also should be aware that the 
meeting will be recorded. Consistent with 16 U.S.C. 1852, a copy of the 
recording is available upon request.

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: May 15, 2020.
Tracey L. Thompson,
Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National 
Marine Fisheries Service.
[FR Doc. 2020-10851 Filed 5-19-20; 8:45 am]
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