Caribbean Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting, 73690-73691 [2020-25587]

Download as PDF 73690 Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 224 / Thursday, November 19, 2020 / Notices Appendix II—List of Topics Discussed in the Preliminary Decision Memorandum I. Summary II. Background III. Period of Investigation IV. Scope Comments V. Scope of the Investigation VI. Preliminary Critical Circumstances Finding VII. Discussion of the Methodology VIII. Currency Conversion IX. Recommendation [FR Doc. 2020–25488 Filed 11–18–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–DS–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration [RTID 0648–XA651] Caribbean Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice of public meeting. AGENCY: The Caribbean Fishery Management Council (CFMC) will hold the 172nd public meeting (virtual) to address the items contained in the tentative agenda included in SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION. DATES: The 172nd CFMC public meeting (virtual) will be held on December 8, 2020, from 1 p.m. to 4:45 p.m., and on December 9, 2020, from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The meeting will be at AST (U.S. Caribbean time.) ADDRESSES: You may join the 172nd CFMC public meeting (virtual) via Zoom, from a computer, tablet or smartphone by entering the following address: Join Zoom Meeting: https:// us02web.zoom.us/j/83060685915?pwd= VmVsc1orSUtKck8xYk1XOXNDY1 ErZz09. Meeting ID: 830 6068 5915. Passcode: 995658. One tap mobile: +17879451488, ,83060685915#,,,,,,0#, ,995658# Puerto Rico +17879667727, ,83060685915#,,,,,,0#, ,995658# Puerto Rico Dial by your location: +1 787 945 1488 Puerto Rico +1 787 966 7727 Puerto Rico +1 939 945 0244 Puerto Rico Meeting ID: 830 6068 5915. Passcode: 995658. In case there are problems and we cannot reconnect via Zoom, the meeting will continue using GoToMeeting. SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:40 Nov 18, 2020 Jkt 253001 You can join the meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone. https:// global.gotomeeting.com/join/ 971749317. You can also dial in using your phone. United States: +1 (408) 650–3123. Access Code: 971–749–317. 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: December 8, 2020, 1 p.m.–1:30 p.m. —Call to Order —Roll Call —Adoption of Agenda —Consideration of 171st Council Meeting Verbatim Transcriptions —Executive Director’s Report December 8, 2020, 1:30 p.m.–1:45 p.m. —Five-Year Strategic Plan Update— Michelle Duval December 8, 2020, 1:45 p.m.–2 p.m. —Scientific and Statistical Committee (SSC) Report on July 27–28, 2020, Meeting– Richard Appeldoorn —Ecosystem Conceptual Model (ECM) update —Constant Catch recommendation December 8, 2020, 2 p.m.–3:30 p.m. —Spiny Lobster Framework Amendment—Sarah Stephenson —Gear Amendment to the IslandBased FMPs, Deep-water Snapper Gear Options Paper—Maria Lopez —Ecosystem-Based Fishery Management Technical Advisory Panel Report—Sennai Habtes December 8, 2020, 3:30 p.m.–3:45 p.m. —St. Croix Territory/Federal Compatible Fishing Regulations— Carlos Farchette December 8, 2020, 3:45 p.m.–4 p.m. —Squid Fishing Project—Raimundo Espinoza December 8, 2020, 4 p.m.–4:20 p.m. —Assessment of COVID–19 Impact on Commercial Fishing Associations in Puerto Rico—Marcos Hanke December 8, 2020, 4:20 p.m.–4:30 p.m. —Queen Conch Rebuilding Plan— Next Steps—NMFS December 8, 2020, 4:30 p.m.–4:45 p.m. —Public Comment Period (5-minute presentations) December 8, 2020, 4:45 p.m. —Adjourn December 9, 2020, 9 a.m.–9:15 a.m. —Deepwater Snappers and Reef Fishes in the U.S. Caribbean: Aging Validation Using Bomb Radiocarbon and Preliminary Longevity Estimates—Virginia Shervette December 9, 2020, 9:15 a.m.–9:30 a.m. PO 00000 Frm 00021 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 —Research on Queen Snapper in Puerto Rico—Kate Overly December 9, 2020, 9:30 a.m.–9:45 a.m. —Queen triggerfish reproductive biology in the U.S. Caribbean— Jesu´s Rivera Herna´ndez December 9, 2020, 9:45 a.m.–10:15 a.m. —Outreach and Education Advisory Panel Report—Alida Ortı´z December 9, 2020, 10:15 a.m.–11:15 a.m. —Enforcement (15 minutes each) —Puerto Rico—Department of Natural and Environmental Resources (DNER) —U.S.V. I.—Department of Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR) —U.S. Coast Guard —NOAA Fisheries Office of Law Enforcement December 9, 2020, 11:15 a.m.–11:30 a.m. —Other Business —Julian Magras Presentation December 9, 2020, 11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. —Public Comment Period (5-minute presentations) December 9, 2020, 12:30 p.m. —Adjourn The order of business may be adjusted as necessary to accommodate the completion of agenda items. The meeting will begin on December 8, 2020, at 1 p.m. AST, and will end on December 9, 2020, at 12:30 p.m. AST. Other than the start time on the first day of the meeting, interested parties should be aware that discussions may start earlier or later than indicated in the agenda, at the discretion of the Chair. Special Accommodations Simultaneous interpretation will be provided. Se proveera´ interpretacio´n en espan˜ol. Para interpretacio´n en espan˜ol puede marcar el siguiente nu´mero para entrar a la reunio´n: US/Canada´: llame al +1–888–947– 3988, cuando el sistema conteste, entrar el nu´mero 1*999996#. For English interpretation you may dial the following number to enter the meeting: US/Canada: call +1–888–947–3988, when the system answers enter the number 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. Authority: 16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq. E:\FR\FM\19NON1.SGM 19NON1 Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 224 / Thursday, November 19, 2020 / Notices Dated: November 16, 2020. Rey Israel Marquez, Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 2020–25587 Filed 11–18–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration [RTID 0648–XA654] New England Fishery Management Council; Public Meeting National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice of public meeting. AGENCY: The New England Fishery Management Council (Council) is scheduling a public meeting of its Herring Advisory Panel 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 Wednesday, December 9, 2020 at 9 a.m. Webinar registration URL information: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/ register/6747145818220045327. 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 Advisory Panel will meet to review and discuss 2021 work priorities for the Atlantic Herring Fishery Management Plan including: (1) A framework action that considers spawning closures on Georges Bank (GB); (2) development of a formal rebuilding plan for Atlantic herring; (3) review and potentially adjust accountability measures (AMs) in the herring plan; and (4) coordinate with the Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council (MAFMC) and Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission (ASMFC) on various herring management issues (i.e., river herring and shad (RH/S)). Other business will be discussed, as necessary. Although non-emergency issues not contained on the agenda may come VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:40 Nov 18, 2020 Jkt 253001 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. 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: November 16, 2020. Rey Israel Marquez, Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service. [FR Doc. 2020–25588 Filed 11–18–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3510–22–P DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration [RTID 0648–XA631] South Atlantic Fishery Management Council; Public Meetings National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Notice of public meetings. AGENCY: The South Atlantic Fishery Management Council (Council) will hold meetings of the following: Snapper Grouper Committee; Dolphin Wahoo Committee; Habitat and EcosystemBased Management Committee, Mackerel Cobia Committee; Executive Committee (partially Closed Session); and Citizen Science Committee. The meeting week will also include a formal public comment session and a meeting of the Full Council (with a partially Closed Session). Due to public health concerns associated with COVID–19 and current travel restrictions, the meeting originally planned for Wrightsville Beach, NC will be held via webinar. DATES: The Council meeting will be held from 9 a.m. on Monday, December SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00022 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 73691 7, 2020 until 5 p.m. on Thursday, December 10, 2020. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held via webinar. Webinar registration is required. Details are included in SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Kim Iverson, Public Information Officer, SAFMC; phone: (843) 302–8440 or toll free: (866) SAFMC–10; fax: (843) 769– 4520; email: kim.iverson@safmc.net. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Meeting information, including agendas, overviews, briefing materials and the meeting registration link will be posted on the Council’s website at: https:// safmc.net/safmc-meetings/councilmeetings/. Public comment: Written comments may be directed to John Carmichael, Executive Director, South Atlantic Fishery Management Council (see Council address) or electronically via the Council’s website: https:// safmc.wufoo.com/forms/ m1ijpb670ziz2jz/. Comments received by close of business the Monday before the meeting (11/30/20) will be compiled, posted to the website as part of the meeting materials, and included in the administrative record; please use the Council’s online form available from the website. Written comments received after the Monday before the meeting must be submitted using the Council’s online form available from the website. Comments will automatically be posted to the website and available for Council consideration. Comments received prior to 9 a.m. on Wednesday, December 9, 2020 will be a part of the meeting administrative record. The items of discussion in the individual meeting agendas are as follows: Meeting Agenda Council Session I, Monday, December 7, 2020, 9 a.m. Until 12 p.m. (Closed Session) The Council will consider appointments for open advisory panel seats, review the composition of the Mackerel Cobia Advisory Panel (AP), and advisory panel policies. A legal briefing on litigation will also be provided if needed. Council Session II, Monday, December 7, 2020, 1:30 p.m. Until 2:30 p.m. and 5 p.m. Until 6 p.m. The Council will discuss the Acceptable Biological Catch (ABC) Control Rule including carry-over and phase-in provisions. Beginning at 5 p.m. Council members will receive a presentation on Draft Amendment 14 to the 2006 Consolidated Highly Migratory E:\FR\FM\19NON1.SGM 19NON1

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[Federal Register Volume 85, Number 224 (Thursday, November 19, 2020)]
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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

[RTID 0648-XA651]


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 
172nd public meeting (virtual) to address the items contained in the 
tentative agenda included in SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION.

DATES: The 172nd CFMC public meeting (virtual) will be held on December 
8, 2020, from 1 p.m. to 4:45 p.m., and on December 9, 2020, from 9 a.m. 
to 12:30 p.m. The meeting will be at AST (U.S. Caribbean time.)

ADDRESSES: You may join the 172nd CFMC public meeting (virtual) via 
Zoom, from a computer, tablet or smartphone by entering the following 
address:
    Join Zoom Meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83060685915?pwd=VmVsc1orSUtKck8xYk1XOXNDY1ErZz09.
    Meeting ID: 830 6068 5915.
    Passcode: 995658.
    One tap mobile:

+17879451488, ,83060685915#,,,,,,0#, ,995658# Puerto Rico
+17879667727, ,83060685915#,,,,,,0#, ,995658# Puerto Rico

    Dial by your location:

+1 787 945 1488 Puerto Rico
+1 787 966 7727 Puerto Rico
+1 939 945 0244 Puerto Rico

    Meeting ID: 830 6068 5915.
    Passcode: 995658.
    In case there are problems and we cannot reconnect via Zoom, the 
meeting will continue using GoToMeeting.
    You can join the meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone. 
https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/971749317. You can also dial in 
using your phone. United States: +1 (408) 650-3123. Access Code: 971-
749-317.

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:

December 8, 2020, 1 p.m.-1:30 p.m.
    --Call to Order
    --Roll Call
    --Adoption of Agenda
    --Consideration of 171st Council Meeting Verbatim Transcriptions
    --Executive Director's Report
December 8, 2020, 1:30 p.m.-1:45 p.m.
    --Five-Year Strategic Plan Update--Michelle Duval
December 8, 2020, 1:45 p.m.-2 p.m.
    --Scientific and Statistical Committee (SSC) Report on July 27-28, 
2020, Meeting- Richard Appeldoorn
    --Ecosystem Conceptual Model (ECM) update
    --Constant Catch recommendation
December 8, 2020, 2 p.m.-3:30 p.m.
    --Spiny Lobster Framework Amendment--Sarah Stephenson
    --Gear Amendment to the Island-Based FMPs, Deep-water Snapper Gear 
Options Paper--Maria Lopez
    --Ecosystem-Based Fishery Management Technical Advisory Panel 
Report--Sennai Habtes
December 8, 2020, 3:30 p.m.-3:45 p.m.
    --St. Croix Territory/Federal Compatible Fishing Regulations--
Carlos Farchette
December 8, 2020, 3:45 p.m.-4 p.m.
    --Squid Fishing Project--Raimundo Espinoza
December 8, 2020, 4 p.m.-4:20 p.m.
    --Assessment of COVID-19 Impact on Commercial Fishing Associations 
in Puerto Rico--Marcos Hanke
December 8, 2020, 4:20 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
    --Queen Conch Rebuilding Plan--Next Steps--NMFS
December 8, 2020, 4:30 p.m.-4:45 p.m.
    --Public Comment Period (5-minute presentations)
December 8, 2020, 4:45 p.m.
    --Adjourn
December 9, 2020, 9 a.m.-9:15 a.m.
    --Deepwater Snappers and Reef Fishes in the U.S. Caribbean: Aging 
Validation Using Bomb Radiocarbon and Preliminary Longevity Estimates--
Virginia Shervette
December 9, 2020, 9:15 a.m.-9:30 a.m.
    --Research on Queen Snapper in Puerto Rico--Kate Overly
December 9, 2020, 9:30 a.m.-9:45 a.m.
    --Queen triggerfish reproductive biology in the U.S. Caribbean--
Jes[uacute]s Rivera Hern[aacute]ndez
December 9, 2020, 9:45 a.m.-10:15 a.m.
    --Outreach and Education Advisory Panel Report--Alida Ort[iacute]z
December 9, 2020, 10:15 a.m.-11:15 a.m.
    --Enforcement (15 minutes each)
    --Puerto Rico--Department of Natural and Environmental Resources 
(DNER)
    --U.S.V. I.--Department of Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR)
    --U.S. Coast Guard
    --NOAA Fisheries Office of Law Enforcement
December 9, 2020, 11:15 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
    --Other Business
    --Julian Magras Presentation
December 9, 2020, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
    --Public Comment Period (5-minute presentations)
December 9, 2020, 12:30 p.m.
    --Adjourn

    The order of business may be adjusted as necessary to accommodate 
the completion of agenda items. The meeting will begin on December 8, 
2020, at 1 p.m. AST, and will end on December 9, 2020, at 12:30 p.m. 
AST. Other than the start time on the first day of the meeting, 
interested parties should be aware that discussions may start earlier 
or later than indicated in the agenda, at the discretion of the Chair.

Special Accommodations

    Simultaneous interpretation will be provided.
    Se proveer[aacute] interpretaci[oacute]n en espa[ntilde]ol.
    Para interpretaci[oacute]n en espa[ntilde]ol puede marcar el 
siguiente n[uacute]mero para entrar a la reuni[oacute]n:
    US/Canad[aacute]: llame al +1-888-947-3988, cuando el sistema 
conteste, entrar el n[uacute]mero 1*999996#.
    For English interpretation you may dial the following number to 
enter the meeting:
    US/Canada: call +1-888-947-3988, when the system answers enter the 
number 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.

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


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    Dated: November 16, 2020.
Rey Israel Marquez,
Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National 
Marine Fisheries Service.
[FR Doc. 2020-25587 Filed 11-18-20; 8:45 am]
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