If you fish in federal waters more than three miles off the South Atlantic coast, chances are there is a meeting scheduled in the coming weeks regarding federal fisheries that is of interest to you. Please see the list below and mark your calendars. All meetings are open to the public.
Note that all of the advisory panel meetings and a marine protected area workshop will be held in North Charleston, SC at the Hilton Garden Inn, 5265 International Blvd., North Charleston, SC 29418; Hotel phone (843) 308-9330. Additional information, including meeting agendas, overviews and briefing book materials are posted on the South Atlantic Fishery Management Council's Web site at www.safmc.net as they become available.
April 3-5 SAFMC Scientific and Statistical Committee (SSC) Meeting
April 18-19 Snapper Grouper Advisory Panel (AP) Meeting
April 18 Marine Protected Area Workshop
April 20 Joint Shrimp and Deepwater Shrimp AP Meeting
April 24 Dolphin Wahoo AP Meeting
April 24-25 King and Spanish Mackerel AP Meeting
May 9-10 Coral AP Meeting
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