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May 2021 HMS Advisory Panel Meeting

Atlantic HMS Advisory Panel and Recreational Roundtable / Large Pelagics Survey Workshop Meetings to Be Held May 25-28, 2021.

Schedule

May 25

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Time

Discussion Item

Presenter

8:45

Meeting Setup

HMS Division Staff

9:00

Welcome/Introductions

  • Ground Rules/Agenda

 

Sustainable Fisheries Director Kelly Denit;  HMS Division Staff

9:30

Overview of Recent Activities

Overview Presentation

  • Rulemaking
  • Inseason Actions
  • AP Member Terms
  • Pelagic Longline Bluefin Tuna Area-Based and Weak Hook litigation
  • 2021 Appropriations Act Joint Explanatory Statement
    • Reconsideration of the Spring Gulf of Mexico Monitoring Area
    • Marine Mammal and Shark Interactions
  • A5b litigation 

Other Business for Meeting Agenda

HMS Division Staff

10:15

Break

 

10:30

Bluefin Tuna Update

  • General category restricted-fishing days

Proposed Rule to Implement
General Category Restricted
Fishing Days (RFDs) for the
2021 Fishing Year Presentation

Additional Information

HMS Division Staff

11:30

Lunch

 

1:00

Bluefin Tuna Update

  • Amendment 13

Amendment 13 Presentation

HMS Division Staff

2:15

Break

 

2:30

Bluefin Tuna Update

  • Proposed rule to extend ATCA to Maine state waters

Presentation on Proposed Rule to Implement Federal Atlantic Tunas Regulations in Maine State Waters 

HMS Division Staff

3:15

Public Comment

 

3:45

Adjourn 

 

 

May 26

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Time

Discussion Item

Presenter

8:45

Meeting Setup

HMS Division Staff

9:00

Welcome/Recap

HMS Division Staff

9:15

Shark update

  • Shark Review (SHARE)

SHARE Presentation

HMS Division Staff

10:15

Break

 

10:30

Shark and Swordfish Retention Final Rule

Swordfish and Shark Retention Limit Final Management Measures Presentation

HMS Division Staff

11:00

90-Day Finding on a Petition to List the Shortfin Mako Shark as Threatened or Endangered Under the Endangered Species Act

ESA Listing Process and Shortfin Mako Shark Presentation

Adrienne Lohe; NOAA Fisheries Office of Protected Resources

11:30

Lunch

 

1:00

HMS Best Scientific Information Available Framework Document Development Update

Atlantic HMS Best Scientific Information Available (BSIA) Framework Presentation

HMS Division Staff

2:00

Break

HMS Division Staff

2:15

Electronic Technologies and Electronic Monitoring Updates

Electronic Technology (ET) Implementation Plan (2021-2025) Presentation

HMS Division Staff

3:00

Public Comment

 

3:30

Meeting Wrap Up

HMS Division Staff

 

May 27

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Time

Discussion Item

Presenter

8:45

Meeting Setup

HMS Division Staff

9:00

Welcome/Recap

HMS Division Staff

9:15

2020 Fisheries Economic Situation Report

Economic Situation Report

HMS Division Staff

10:15

Break

 

10:30

Leadership Update

Paul Doremus, Acting Assistant Administrator for Fisheries

Samuel Rauch, Deputy Assistant Administrator for Regulatory Programs

11:00

Deepwater Horizon Oceanic Fish Restoration Project Update

Deepwater Horizon Oceanic Fish Restoration Project Presentation

Fact Sheet

Jamie Reinhardt; NOAA Fisheries Office of Habitat Conservation

11:30

Lunch

 

1:00

Law Enforcement Update

Fishery Enforcement Overview Presentation

Office of Law Enforcement and U.S. Coast Guard staff

2:00

Public Comment

 

2:30

Meeting Wrap Up

Wrap Up Presentation

HMS Division Staff

May 28

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HMS Recreational Roundtable: LPS Workshop and HMS Listening Session

DRAFT AGENDA

 

9:00 am Introductions and getting started

 

9:15 am Comments by Russ Dunn, NOAA Fisheries Recreational Policy Coordinator

 

9:30 am LPS and Redesign Presentation - Yong Woo Lee, John Foster, and Daemian Schreiber; NOAA Office of Science and Technology

Large Pelagics Survey Workshop Presentation

 

10:30 am BREAK (15 minutes)

 

10:45 am LPS and Redesign Clarifying Questions 

 

11:30 am LUNCH (90 minutes)

 

1:00 pm Return for open LPS discussion and Q/A session

 

1:50 pm LPS Workshop concluding remarks and wrap-up

 

2:00 pm Open HMS Listening Session - Brad McHale & Cliff Hutt, Atlantic Highly Migratory Species Management Division Recreational Coordinators 

LPS Workshop and HMS Listening Session Presentation

 

3:20 pm Listening session summary and concluding remarks

 

Last updated by Office of Sustainable Fisheries on 07/06/2021