Discussions > Mackerel Squid Butterfish Ongoings from the MAFMC

Greetings All,

Just a reminder that there are upcoming RH/S (Friday) and MSB (Monday) AP meetings. Relevant documents and webinar details are available at the following links:
RH/S: http://www.mafmc.org/council-events/2015-rhs-ap
MSB: http://www.mafmc.org/council-events/2015-msb-ap

There is an SSC meeting that includes MSB & RH/S agenda items May 13-14. Details will be posted to http://www.mafmc.org/council-events/2015/ssc/may-13-14.

The MSB Monitoring Committee meeting will be available via webinar on May 21 at 9am. Details will be posted to http://www.mafmc.org/council-events/2015/msb-monitoring-committee. This meeting develops a variety of recommendations for specifications based on the AP and SSC meeting results.

Folks tracking offshore renewable energy issues may be interested in this mailing list: http://tethys.pnnl.gov/tethys-blasts

Scoping comments on the squid capacity amendment are due May 11: http://www.mafmc.org/actions/squid-capacity-amendment

Scoping comments on an Amendment for Atlantic Herring for specifying acceptable biological catch for the Atlantic herring fishery are due April 30: http://www.nefmc.org/calendar/mar.-6-2015-scoping-hearing-herring-amendment-8.


Jason Didden
Atlantic Mackerel, Squid, and Butterfish Plan Coordinator
(302) 526-5254 (direct)
(302) 397-1131 (cell)
(302) 674-5399 (fax)

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April 24, 2015 | Registered CommenterSquid Trawl Network