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2018 Council Training

An annual training course for newly appointed council members.

Schedule

Time

Length

Subject

Presenter

7:00

60

Breakfast

 

8:00

15

Introductions

Goals and Purposes of Council Training

 

Moderators:

Brian Fredieu

Hannah Hafey

Office of Sustainable Fisheries

8:15

35

Introduction to the Magnuson-Stevens Act (MSA) Establishment of the Councils

MSA Sec. 302 (k)(1)(E) and (D)

Jessica Coakley

Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council

8:50

45

Council Process and Organization

MSA Sec. 302 (k)(1)(B) and (G)

Jessica Coakley

Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council

9:35

15

Break

 

9:50

30

Recreational Fisheries Policy and Regional Implementation

MSA Sec. 302 (k)(1)(I)

Russ Dunn

Office of the Assistant Administrator

10:20

70

Use of Fisheries Data in Management

MSA Sec. 302 (k)(1)(A)

Kelly Denit/Richard Cody

Office of Sustainable Fisheries Office of Science and Technology

Elizabeth Chilton

Office of Science and Technology

11:30

60

Lunch

 

12:30

60

Stock Assessment and Support of U.S. Fisheries

MSA Sec. 302 (k)(1)(A)

Patrick D. Lynch, Ph.D.

Office of Science and Technology

1:30

75

Stock Assessment Group Activity

 

2:45

15

Break

 

3:00

60

Annual Catch Limits (ACL) and Accountability Measures

MSA Sec. 302 (k)(1)(A) and (B)

Regina Spallone

Office of Sustainable Fisheries

4:00

60

ACL Group Activity

 

5:00

 

Adjourn

 

Last updated by Office of Sustainable Fisheries on 11/13/2018

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