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NEFMC Scallop Advisory Panel and Council Meeting @ Hotel Providence
Mar 29 @ 9:30 am – Mar 30 @ 4:30 pm
  • Receive an update on measures expected to be adopted in Framework Adjustment 28.
  • Review the general workload for 2017 based on Council priorities, and initial progress on these work items.
  • Receive an update on the limited access general category IFQ five-year program review.
  • Other business may be discussed


Habitat Committee Meeting on Coral @ Hilton Garden Inn
Apr 14 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am


Review outcomes of the March 13 and 15 deep sea coral stakeholder workshops
Review impacts analysis and recommend preferred alternatives for the Deep Sea Coral Amendment
Other business may be discussed as necessary.
If you would like your written comments to be considered at this meeting, they must be received at the
NEFMC office no later than 5 p.m.on Tuesday, April 11, 2017. Please address them to Council
Chairman Dr. John Quinn or Executive Director Tom Nies. Email submissions should be sent to
For information about meeting materials and detailed agenda, please consult theCouncil’s website at
This meeting will be recorded. Consistent with16 USC 1852, a copy of the recording is available upon request.This meeting is physically accessible to people with disabilities.This schedule is subject to change. If you have questions,please call the NEFMC office.