New England Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting, 68041 [2020-23737]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 208 / Tuesday, October 27, 2020 / Notices ACTION: Notice; public meeting. ACTION: The Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council’s (MAFMC’s) Summer Flounder, Scup, and Black Sea Bass Monitoring Committee will hold a public meeting. DATES: The meeting will be held on Monday, November 16, 2020, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. For agenda details, see SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held via webinar, which can be accessed at: http://mafmc.adobeconnect.com/fsb_ mc_nov2020/. Meeting audio can also be accessed via telephone by dialing 1– 800–832–0736 and entering room number 5765379. Council address: Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council, 800 N. State Street, Suite 201, Dover, DE 19901; telephone: (302) 674–2331; www.mafmc.org. SUMMARY: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Christopher M. Moore, Ph.D., Executive Director, Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council, telephone: (302) 526–5255. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Summer Flounder, Scup, and Black Sea Bass Monitoring Committee will meet to develop recommendations for 2021 federal waters recreational management measures (i.e., possession limits, fish size limits, and/or open and closed seasons) for all three species. 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, November 12, 2020 at 9 a.m. Webinar registration URL information: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/ register/2884421831199107854. Call in information: +1 (914) 614–3221, Access Code 611–762–686. 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 National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration The Scientific and Statistical Committee will meet to review recent stock assessment information from the 2020 management track assessments for northern and southern stocks of red hake and silver hake including offshore hake and information provided by the Council’s Whiting Plan Development Team. Based on this information, it will recommend the overfishing limit (OFL) and acceptable biological. 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 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. [RTID 0648–XA583] Special Accommodations Special Accommodations The meeting is physically accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for sign language interpretation or other auxiliary aids should be directed to M. Jan Saunders at the Mid-Atlantic Council Office, (302) 526–5251, at least 5 days prior to the meeting date. Authority: 16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq. Dated: October 22, 2020. Tracey L. Thompson, Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 2020–23736 Filed 10–26–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE jbell on DSKJLSW7X2PROD with NOTICES Notice of public meeting. New England Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. AGENCY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:26 Oct 26, 2020 Jkt 253001 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. PO 00000 Frm 00009 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 68041 Authority: 16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq. Dated: October 22, 2020. Tracey L. Thompson, Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 2020–23737 Filed 10–26–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration [RTID 0648–XA597] North Pacific 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 North Pacific Fishery Management Council (NPFMC) Ecosystem Committee will meet via webconference on November 12, 2020. DATES: The meeting will be held on Thursday, November 12, 2020, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Alaska time. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be a webconference. Join online through the link at http://meetings.npfmc.org/ Meeting/Details/1744. Council address: North Pacific Fishery Management Council, 1007 W 3rd Ave, Anchorage, AK 99501–2252; telephone: (907) 271–2809. Instructions for attending the meeting are given under Supplementary Information, below. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Steve MacLean, Council staff; phone: (907) 271–2809 and email: steve.maclean@noaa.gov. For technical support, please contact administrative Council staff, email: npfmc.admin@ noaa.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: SUMMARY: Agenda Thursday, November 12, 2020 The agenda will include: (a) An update on the Local Knowledge, Traditional Knowledge, and Subsistence (LKTKS) Task Force; (b) an update on an EFH consultation for Norton Sound mining operations; (c) a summary of the Deep-Sea Coral three year research program for Alaska; (d) discussion of the committee tasks for the upcoming year; and (e) other business. The agenda is subject to change, and the latest version will be posted at http:// meetings.npfmc.org/Meeting/Details/ 1744 prior to the meeting, along with meeting materials. E:\FR\FM\27OCN1.SGM 27OCN1

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[Federal Register Volume 85, Number 208 (Tuesday, October 27, 2020)]
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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

[RTID 0648-XA583]


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.

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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, November 12, 2020 at 9 
a.m. Webinar registration URL information: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/2884421831199107854. Call in 
information: +1 (914) 614-3221, Access Code 611-762-686.

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 review recent 
stock assessment information from the 2020 management track assessments 
for northern and southern stocks of red hake and silver hake including 
offshore hake and information provided by the Council's Whiting Plan 
Development Team. Based on this information, it will recommend the 
overfishing limit (OFL) and acceptable biological. 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 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: October 22, 2020.
Tracey L. Thompson,
Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National 
Marine Fisheries Service.
[FR Doc. 2020-23737 Filed 10-26-20; 8:45 am]
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