Caribbean Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting, 35269-35270 [2020-12450]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 111 / Tuesday, June 9, 2020 / Notices painting, plastering, welding, and glazing); (3) maintenance activities (e.g., bulb replacement and automation of the light system); and (4) human presence, thereby resulting in behavioral disturbance of pinnipeds. Therefore, the Society requests authorization to incidentally take marine mammals by harassment. To date, NMFS has previously issued nine incidental harassment authorizations (IHAs) to the Society to take marine mammals incidental to the lighthouse maintenance and preservation project at NWSR, Del Norte County, California for the same activities from 2010 to 2019. Previous IHAs, monitoring reports, and related reference materials are available for review at https:// www.fisheries.noaa.gov/national/ marine-mammal-protection/incidentaltake-authorizations-research-and-otheractivities). Dated: June 2, 2020. Donna Wieting Director, Office of Protected Resources, National Marine Fisheries Service. Specified Activities SUMMARY: jbell on DSKJLSW7X2PROD with NOTICES The Station, listed in the National Park Service’s National Register of Historic Places, is located on NWSR approximately 7 km offshore of Crescent City, California in the northeast Pacific Ocean. The Station, built in 1892, rises 45.7 meters (m) (150 feet (ft)) above sea level. The structure consists of hundreds of granite blocks topped with a cast iron lantern room and covers much of the surface of the islet. The purpose of the project is to restore the lighthouse, to conduct tours, and to conduct annual and emergency maintenance on the Station’s optical light system. The Society proposes to conduct aircraft operations, lighthouse renovation, and periodic maintenance on the Station’s optical light system on a monthly basis. The Society’s activity will occur on one weekend per month, November through April. California sea lions (Zalophus californianus), harbor seals (Phoca vitulina), Steller sea lions (Eumetopias jubatus) of the eastern U.S. Stock, and northern fur seals (Callorhinus ursinus) have been observed in the area. [FR Doc. 2020–12400 Filed 6–8–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration [RTID 0648–XA224] Caribbean Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. AGENCY: ACTION: Notice of public meeting. The Caribbean Fishery Management Council (CFMC) will hold the 169th public virtual meeting to address the items contained in the tentative agenda included in the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION. The 169th CFMC public virtual meeting will be held on June 23–24, 2020. The meeting will be at Eastern Daylight Time. DATES: You may join the 169th CFMC public virtual meeting (via GoToMeeting) from a computer, tablet or smartphone by entering the following address: ADDRESSES: CFMC Virtual Meeting, June 23, 2020 Tuesday, June 23, 2020, 9 a.m.–4:30 p.m. (GMT–04:00) Please join the meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone. https:// global.gotomeeting.com/join/ 612318693. You can also dial in using your phone: United States: +1 (872) 240–3212, Access Code: 612–318–693. Get the app now and be ready when the meeting starts: https:// global.gotomeeting.com/install/ 612318693. Information Solicited CFMC Virtual Meeting, June 24, 2020 Interested persons may submit information, suggestions, and comments concerning the Society’s request (see ADDRESSES). NMFS will consider all information, suggestions, and comments related to the request during the development of proposed regulations governing the incidental taking of marine mammals by the Society, if appropriate. Wednesday, June 24, 2020, 9 a.m.–3:30 p.m. (GMT–04:00) VerDate Sep<11>2014 23:08 Jun 08, 2020 Jkt 250001 Please join the meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone. https:// global.gotomeeting.com/join/ 511547685. Get the app now and be ready when the meeting starts: https:// global.gotomeeting.com/install/ 511547685. PO 00000 Frm 00015 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 35269 Closed Session (Only for Council Members) Tuesday, June 23, 2020, 4:45 p.m.–5:30 p.m. (GMT–04:00) Please join the meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone. https:// global.gotomeeting.com/join/ 736098021. This closed session webinar is locked with a password, only for Council members. You can also dial in using your phone: United States: +1 (786) 535–3211, Access Code: 736–098– 021. Get the app now and be ready when the meeting starts: https:// global.gotomeeting.com/install/ 736098021. 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 following items included in the tentative agenda will be discussed: June 23, 2020, 9 a.m.–11 a.m. —Call to Order —Roll Call —Adoption of Agenda —Consideration of 168th Council Meeting Verbatim Transcriptions —Message from the Secretary of Puerto Rico Department of Natural and Environmental Resources (DNER)— Rafael A. Machargo Maldonado —Executive Director’s Report 11 a.m.–11:10 a.m. —Break 11:10 a.m.–12 p.m. —Scientific and Statistical Committee (SSC) Report, Includes Use of Landing Projections and other Data for Stock Assessment and Determination of Management Parameters—Richard Appeldoorn 12 p.m.–1 p.m. —Lunch Break 1 p.m.–1:30 p.m. —Ecosystem-Based Fishery Management Technical Advisory Panel (EBFMTAP) Report—Bill Arnold 1:30 p.m.–2:30 p.m. —Southeast Fisheries Science Center (SEFSC) Updated Projections for Spiny Lobster for Each Island Platform —Overview of SEDAR 57 Caribbean Spiny Lobster Stock Assessment— Adyan Rios E:\FR\FM\09JNN1.SGM 09JNN1 35270 Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 111 / Tuesday, June 9, 2020 / Notices 2:30 p.m.–3:15 p.m. 2:30 p.m.–3 p.m. —District Advisory Panels (DAPs) Report, Includes COVID–19 Impact on Local Fisheries (15 minutes each) —St. Thomas/St. John —St. Croix —Puerto Rico —Other Business 4 p.m.–4:30 p.m. —Public Comment Period (5-minute presentations) 4:30 p.m. —Adjourn 4:45 p.m.–5:15 p.m. —Closed Session June 24, 2020, 9 a.m.–9:30 a.m. 9:30 a.m.–10 a.m. —Regulations Compatibility—Federal Territory USVI—Carlos Farchette —Marine Recreational Information Program (MRIP) Update—Sarah Stephenson 10 a.m.–10:10 a.m. —Break 10:10 a.m.–10:40 a.m. —CFMC Mission and Strategic Plan Survey Update—Michelle Duval 10:40 a.m.–11 a.m. —Queen Conch Aquaculture Project in Puerto Rico—Megan Davis 11 a.m.–12 p.m. —Public Comment Period (5-minute presentations) 3:30 p.m. —Adjourn The order of business may be adjusted as necessary to accommodate the completion of agenda items. The meeting will begin on June 23, 2020, at 9 a.m. EDT, and will end on June 24, 2020, at 3:30 p.m. EDT. Other than the start time on the first date, interested parties should be aware that discussions may start earlier or later than indicated, at the discretion of the Chair. Simultaneous interpretation will be provided. To receive interpretation in Spanish you can dial into the meeting as follows: U.S./Canada: call +1–888–947–3988, when system answers, enter 1*999996#. Para interpretacio´n en ingle´s marcar: U.S./Canada: call +1–888–947–3988, cuando el sistema conteste, entrar el siguiente nu´mero 2*999996#. For any additional information on this public virtual meeting, please contact Diana Martino, Caribbean Fishery Management Council, 270 Mun˜oz Rivera Avenue, Suite 401, San Juan, Puerto Rico, 00918–1903, telephone: (787) 226–8849. Dated: June 4, 2020. Tracey L. Thompson, Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. —Update on Queen Conch Listing under the Endangered Species Act (ESA) —Spawning of Nassau Grouper at Grammanik Bank—Julian Magras [FR Doc. 2020–12450 Filed 6–8–20; 8:45 am] 12 p.m.–1 p.m. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration —Lunch Break jbell on DSKJLSW7X2PROD with NOTICES 3 p.m.–3:30 p.m. Special Accommodations —Island-Based Fishery Management Plans (FMPs) Update—Maria del Mar Lo´pez —Outreach and Education Advisory Panel Report—Alida Ortiz BILLING CODE 3510–22–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE 1 p.m.–1:15 p.m. [RTID 0648–XA214] —Exempted Fishery Permit (EFP) and Letter of Allowance (LOA) Update—Sarah Stephenson Fisheries of the South Atlantic; South Atlantic Fishery Management Council; Public Meetings 1:15 p.m.–2:15 p.m. AGENCY: —Enforcement (15 minutes each) —Puerto Rico—DNER —USVI—Department of Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR) —U.S. Coast Guard —NMFS/NOAA 2:15 p.m.–2:30 p.m. —SOPPs Possible Amendment VerDate Sep<11>2014 23:08 Jun 08, 2020 Jkt 250001 National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice of a public meeting. The South Atlantic Fishery Management Council (Council) will hold a meeting of its Citizen Science Operations Committee via webinar. SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00016 Fmt 4703 The Citizen Science Operations Committee meeting will be held via webinar on Thursday, June 25, 2020, from 1 p.m. until 3 p.m. ADDRESSES: Meeting address: The meeting will be held via webinar. The webinar is open to members of the public. Those interested in participating should contact Julia Byrd (see FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT) to request an invitation providing webinar access information. Please request webinar invitations at least 24 hours in advance of each webinar. There will be an opportunity for public comment at the beginning of the meeting. Council address: South Atlantic Fishery Management Council, 4055 Faber Place Drive, Suite 201, N. Charleston, SC 29405. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Julia Byrd, Citizen Science Program Manager, SAFMC; phone: (843) 302–8439 or toll free: (866) SAFMC–10; fax: (843) 769– 4520; email: julia.byrd@safmc.net. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Citizen Science Operations Committee serves as advisors to the Council’s Citizen Science Program. Committee members include representatives from the Council’s Citizen Science Advisory Panel, NOAA Fisheries’ Southeast Regional Office, NOAA Fisheries’ Southeast Fisheries Science Center, and the Council’s Science and Statistical Committee. Their responsibilities include developing programmatic recommendations, reviewing policies, providing program direction/multipartner support, identifying citizen science research needs, and providing general advice. Agenda items include: 1. Discussion of the Citizen Science Program evaluation, including Program outputs and outcomes. The Committee will provide recommendations as appropriate; 2. Other Business DATES: Sfmt 9990 Special Accommodations The meeting is physically accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for auxiliary aids should be directed to the Council office (see ADDRESSES) 3 days prior to the meeting. Note: The times and sequence specified in this agenda are subject to change. Authority: 16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq. Dated: June 4, 2020. Tracey L. Thompson, Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 2020–12449 Filed 6–8–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P E:\FR\FM\09JNN1.SGM 09JNN1

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

[RTID 0648-XA224]


Caribbean Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting

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

ACTION: Notice of public meeting.

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SUMMARY: The Caribbean Fishery Management Council (CFMC) will hold the 
169th public virtual meeting to address the items contained in the 
tentative agenda included in the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION.

DATES: The 169th CFMC public virtual meeting will be held on June 23-
24, 2020. The meeting will be at Eastern Daylight Time.

ADDRESSES: You may join the 169th CFMC public virtual meeting (via 
GoToMeeting) from a computer, tablet or smartphone by entering the 
following address:

CFMC Virtual Meeting, June 23, 2020

Tuesday, June 23, 2020, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. (GMT-04:00)

    Please join the meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone. 
https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/612318693. You can also dial in 
using your phone: United States: +1 (872) 240-3212, Access Code: 612-
318-693. Get the app now and be ready when the meeting starts: https://global.gotomeeting.com/install/612318693.

CFMC Virtual Meeting, June 24, 2020

Wednesday, June 24, 2020, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. (GMT-04:00)

    Please join the meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone. 
https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/511547685. Get the app now and be 
ready when the meeting starts: https://global.gotomeeting.com/install/511547685.

Closed Session (Only for Council Members)

Tuesday, June 23, 2020, 4:45 p.m.-5:30 p.m. (GMT-04:00)

    Please join the meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone. 
https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/736098021. This closed session 
webinar is locked with a password, only for Council members. You can 
also dial in using your phone: United States: +1 (786) 535-3211, Access 
Code: 736-098-021. Get the app now and be ready when the meeting 
starts: https://global.gotomeeting.com/install/736098021.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Miguel 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) 
398-3717.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The following items included in the 
tentative agenda will be discussed:

June 23, 2020, 9 a.m.-11 a.m.

--Call to Order
--Roll Call
--Adoption of Agenda
--Consideration of 168th Council Meeting Verbatim Transcriptions
--Message from the Secretary of Puerto Rico Department of Natural and 
Environmental Resources (DNER)--Rafael A. Machargo Maldonado
--Executive Director's Report

11 a.m.-11:10 a.m.

--Break

11:10 a.m.-12 p.m.

--Scientific and Statistical Committee (SSC) Report, Includes Use of 
Landing Projections and other Data for Stock Assessment and 
Determination of Management Parameters--Richard Appeldoorn

12 p.m.-1 p.m.

--Lunch Break

1 p.m.-1:30 p.m.

--Ecosystem-Based Fishery Management Technical Advisory Panel (EBFMTAP) 
Report--Bill Arnold

1:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m.

--Southeast Fisheries Science Center (SEFSC) Updated Projections for 
Spiny Lobster for Each Island Platform
--Overview of SEDAR 57 Caribbean Spiny Lobster Stock Assessment--Adyan 
Rios

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2:30 p.m.-3:15 p.m.

--District Advisory Panels (DAPs) Report, Includes COVID-19 Impact on 
Local Fisheries (15 minutes each)
    --St. Thomas/St. John
    --St. Croix
    --Puerto Rico

4 p.m.-4:30 p.m.

--Public Comment Period (5-minute presentations)

4:30 p.m.

--Adjourn

4:45 p.m.-5:15 p.m.

--Closed Session

June 24, 2020, 9 a.m.-9:30 a.m.

--Island-Based Fishery Management Plans (FMPs) Update--Maria del Mar 
L[oacute]pez
--Outreach and Education Advisory Panel Report--Alida Ortiz

9:30 a.m.-10 a.m.

--Regulations Compatibility--Federal Territory USVI--Carlos Farchette
--Marine Recreational Information Program (MRIP) Update--Sarah 
Stephenson

10 a.m.-10:10 a.m.

--Break

10:10 a.m.-10:40 a.m.

--CFMC Mission and Strategic Plan Survey Update--Michelle Duval

10:40 a.m.-11 a.m.

--Queen Conch Aquaculture Project in Puerto Rico--Megan Davis

11 a.m.-12 p.m.

--Update on Queen Conch Listing under the Endangered Species Act (ESA)
--Spawning of Nassau Grouper at Grammanik Bank--Julian Magras

12 p.m.-1 p.m.

--Lunch Break

1 p.m.-1:15 p.m.

--Exempted Fishery Permit (EFP) and Letter of Allowance (LOA) Update--
Sarah Stephenson

1:15 p.m.-2:15 p.m.

--Enforcement (15 minutes each)
    --Puerto Rico--DNER
    --USVI--Department of Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR)
    --U.S. Coast Guard
    --NMFS/NOAA

2:15 p.m.-2:30 p.m.

--SOPPs Possible Amendment

2:30 p.m.-3 p.m.

--Other Business

3 p.m.-3:30 p.m.

--Public Comment Period (5-minute presentations)

3:30 p.m.

--Adjourn

    The order of business may be adjusted as necessary to accommodate 
the completion of agenda items. The meeting will begin on June 23, 
2020, at 9 a.m. EDT, and will end on June 24, 2020, at 3:30 p.m. EDT. 
Other than the start time on the first date, interested parties should 
be aware that discussions may start earlier or later than indicated, at 
the discretion of the Chair.

Special Accommodations

    Simultaneous interpretation will be provided. To receive 
interpretation in Spanish you can dial into the meeting as follows:

U.S./Canada: call +1-888-947-3988, when system answers, enter 
1*999996#. Para interpretaci[oacute]n en ingl[eacute]s marcar:
U.S./Canada: call +1-888-947-3988, cuando el sistema conteste, entrar 
el siguiente n[uacute]mero 2*999996#.

    For any additional information on this public virtual meeting, 
please contact Diana Martino, Caribbean Fishery Management Council, 270 
Mu[ntilde]oz Rivera Avenue, Suite 401, San Juan, Puerto Rico, 00918-
1903, telephone: (787) 226-8849.

    Dated: June 4, 2020.
Tracey L. Thompson,
Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National 
Marine Fisheries Service.
[FR Doc. 2020-12450 Filed 6-8-20; 8:45 am]
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