Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management to Convene a Science Workshop of the Goliath Grouper Joint Council Steering Committee

The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council will convene a Science Workshop of the Goliath Grouper Joint Council Steering Committee Tuesday, March 12, 2013, from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. The meeting will be held at the Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council office, 2203 N. Lois Avenue, Suite 1100, in Tampa, Florida.

The workshop is designed to afford experts the opportunity to offer suggestions on the scientific goals and objectives of any future management of Goliath Grouper. Both the Gulf of Mexico and South Atlantic Fishery Management Councils will provide additional guidance to the Joint Steering Committee as to the direction the Committee will take to meet the objectives of both Councils. Future activities of the Committee will also be discussed.

 

 A copy of the agenda and related materials can be obtained by calling 813-348-1630. Materials can also be downloaded from the Council's ftp site - ftp.gulfcouncil.org.