Caribbean Council Meeting

The Caribbean Fishery Management Council (Council) will hold a meeting.

The meetings will be held on August 28-29, 2012. The Council will convene on Tuesday, August 28, 2012 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and will reconvene on Wednesday, August 29, 2012, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Advisory Committee to the U.S. Section of the International Commission for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas (ICCAT); Fall Meeting

In preparation for the 2012 International Commission for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas (ICCAT) meeting, the Advisory Committee to the U.S. Section to ICCAT is announcing the convening of its fall meeting.

The meeting will be held October 17-18, 2012.

The Caribbean Fishery Management Council's Advisory Panel Meeting

The meeting will be held on August 9, 2012, from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The meeting will be held at the Windward Passage Hotel, Veteran's Drive Water Front, Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas, USVI.

Public Hearings on Draft Amendment 4

The Caribbean Fishery Management Council will hold two public hearings to obtain input from fishers, the general public, and the local agencies representatives on the Draft Amendment 4 to the Fishery Management Plan for Corals and Reef Associated Plants and Invertebrates of Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands (dealing with seagrasses) and Draft Amendment 4 to the Fishery Management Plan for the Reef Fish Fishery of Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands (dealing with size limits for parrotfish); and one Scoping Meeting on Options for Island-Specific Fishery Management Plans (FMPs) in the U.S. Caribbean.

Caribbean Fishery Outreach & Education Meeting

The Caribbean Fishery Management Council's (Council) Outreach and Education Advisory Panel will hold a meeting.

The meeting will be held on May 29, 2012, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.