August 2017 Marine Fisheries Advisory Committee Teleconference







Roll Call

Heidi Lovett, Assistant Designated Federal Officer


Jennifer Lukens, Director, Office of Policy

Member Introductions - Welcome to new members

Terri Beideman, Chair of MAFAC

Brief review of the remaining Resilience tasks

Terri Beideman

Discussion - Task 4, Best approaches and future needs to prepare fishing communities for the impacts of climate change

  • Overview

  • Public comment

  • Motion, discussion, final action

Julie Bonney, Chair, Task 4 Subgroup

Discussion - Task 5, Results of customer survey on information needs and preferred communications methods

  • Overview

  • Public comment

  • Motion, discussion, final action

Erika Feller, Chair, Task 5 Subgroup

Discussion - Task 6

  • Status, next steps of draft Data Report

  • Discuss/approve final revisions to Framework Report

Terri Beideman and Harlon Pearce, Chair, Task 6 Subgroup

Administrative update

  • Submission of request to reappoint 4 members 

  • Next meeting: Nov 28-30, 2017, Silver Spring

Jennifer Lukens and Heidi Lovett




Last updated by Office of Policy on 06/06/2018