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Apr
23
Tue
Atlantic Large Whale Take Reduction Team Meeting @ Providence Marriot
Apr 23 @ 10:00 am – Apr 26 @ 1:00 pm

Goal: identify and recommend modifications to reduce impacts of gear fisheries on large whales as well as ideas on how to reduce mortality and serious injury

Objective: develop recommendations that will achieve a 60 to 80% reduction in mortalities and serious injury of right whales

Refer to this pdf for a list of scheduled meetings:

https://www.greateratlantic.fisheries.noaa.gov/protected/whaletrp/trt/meetings/April%202019/draft_agenda_for_web_posting.pdf