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2019 Council Training

An annual training course for newly appointed council members.

Schedule

Time

Length

Subject

Presenter

7 a.m.

60

Breakfast

 

8 a.m.

15

Introductions 

Goals and Purposes of Council Training

Brian Fredieu and Diane Daly

Office of Sustainable Fisheries

8:15 a.m.

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 a.m.

45

Council Process and Organization

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

Jessica Coakley

Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council

9:35 a.m.

15

Break

 

9:50 a.m.

45

MSA National Standards and NS1 Guidelines

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

Deb Lambert

Office of Sustainable Fisheries

10:35 a.m.

60

Development of FMPs

MSA Sec. 302 (k)(i)(E)(G)

Jessica Coakley

Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council

11:35 a.m.

60

Lunch

 

12:35 a.m.

75

Stock Assessment and Support of U.S. Fisheries

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

Patrick Lynch

Office of Science and Technology

1:50 p.m.

45

Stock Assessment Group Activity

 

2:45 p.m.

25

Break

 

3:00 p.m.

60

Annual Catch Limits (ACL) and Accountability

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

Regina Spallone

Office of Sustainable Fisheries

4:00 p.m.

60

ACL Group Activity


 

5:00 p.m.

 

Adjourn

 

Last updated by Office of Sustainable Fisheries on 05/28/2020

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