NOAA Fisheries announces a public meeting of the Northwest Atlantic Fisheries Organization (NAFO) Consultative Committee on August 27, 2018. NAFO is a regional fisheries management organization that coordinates scientific study and cooperative management of the fisheries resources of the Northwest Atlantic Ocean, excluding salmon, tunas/marlins, whales, and sedentary species (e.g., shellfish).
This meeting will help to ensure that the interests of U.S. stakeholders in the fisheries of the Northwest Atlantic Ocean are adequately represented at the Annual Meeting of the Organization in September 2018. NAFO Consultative Committee members and all other interested U.S. stakeholders are invited to attend. If you are interested in attending either in person or remotely through the webinar, please notify us by August 22, 2018.
Meeting Time: 1:30-3:30 PM
Meeting Location: Greater Atlantic Regional Fisheries Office, 55 Great Republic Drive, Gloucester, MA 01930
For more information, read the notice published in the Federal Register today.
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