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Jan
17
Thu
NEFMC Scallop Advisory Panel and Council Meeting @ Hilton Garden Inn Logan Airport
Jan 17 – Jan 18 all-day

Agenda:

  • Receive an update on the implementation timeline for Framework Adjustment 30.
  • Review 2019 scallop workload based on priorities

approved by the Council at its December meeting in Newport, RI, and discuss potential timelines for completing each task.

  • Review a draft scoping document for an action to address NGOM Scallop Management and LAGC IFQ trip limit.
  • Discuss the potential harvest of small scallops in the NLS-S deep
  • as part of 2020 scallop specifications.
  • Discuss potential elements of an action to mitigate impacts on yellowtail flounder.
  • Discuss potential approaches to evaluate the scallop rotational management program.

Other business may be discussed, as necessary.

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For comments to be considered at this meeting, they must be received at the NEFMC office no later than 5 p.m.on Friday, March, 16, 2018. Please address them to Council Chairman Dr. John Quinn or Executive Director Tom Nies. Email submissions should be sent to comments@nefmc.org

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For information about meeting materials and detailed agenda, please consult the

Council’s website at www.nefmc.org

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