Archive – SSC Meetings

November 21, 2016:

SSC Meeting via webinar

Purpose: The Council will hold a meeting of its SSC to reviewthe available data for Spiny Lobster and make recommendations for setting the Overfishing Limit (OFL) and Acceptable Biological Catch (ABC).

Time:

Nov 21: 9:00AM -12:00PM

Briefing Book Materials 

Meeting Report (posted as available)

October 18-20, 2016:

Scientific & Statistical Committee Meeting

 

Location: 
Charleston Marriott Hotel
170 Lockwood Boulevard
Charleston, SC  29403
(843) 723-3000

Briefing Book Materials (posted 10/4)

Final Report (posted as available)

May 3-5, 2016:

Scientific & Statistical Committee Meeting

Time:

  • May 3, 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
  • May 4, 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • May 5, 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Location:
Town and Country Inn and Suites
2008 Savannah Highway
Charleston, SC 29407
843-571-1000

Briefing Book Materials (posted 4/17)

Final Report (posted 5/26)

May 3, 2016:

Socio-Economic Panel Meeting

Time: 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Location:
Town and Country Inn and Suites
2008 Savannah Highway
Charleston, SC 29407
843-571-1000

Briefing Book Materials (posted 4/18)

Final Report (posted 5/26)

March 4, 2016: SSC Meeting via webinar

Purpose: The Council will hold a meeting of its SSC to review methods for determining the recreational annual catch limit (ACL) in numbers for the Florida Keys/East Florida (FLK/EFL) Hogfish stock.

Briefing Book Materials

Meeting Report (revised 3/24)

2015 SSC & SEP Meetings:


October 20-22, 2015: SSC Meeting

Meeting Location: Crowne Plaza, 4831 Tanger Outlet Boulevard, North Charleston, SC  29418

Briefing Book Materials (posted 10/8)

Webinar Registration: (Click the links below to register)

PUBLIC COMMENT PROCESS

Written comment: Written comment on SSC agenda topics is distributed to the Committee through the Council office, similar to all other briefing materials. Written comment to be considered by the SSC shall be provided to the Council office no later than one week prior to an SSC meeting. For this meeting, the deadline for submission of written comment is 12:00 pm Tuesday October 13, 2015.

Verbal comment: Two opportunities for comment on agenda items will be provided during SSC meetings. The first will be at the beginning of the meeting, and the second near the conclusion, when the SSC reviews its recommendations. Those wishing to comment should indicate such in the manner requested by the Chair, which may be through a show of hands or a written list if the number of interested parties is extensive, who will then recognize individuals to come forward and provide comment. All comments are part of the record of the meeting.


September 9, 2015: SSC Meeting via webinar

Purpose: Review latest projections of blueline tilefish and consider fishing level recommendations.

Webinar Registration: Meeting starts at 1:00 PM - Register HERE

Briefing Book Materials: 

Agenda

Overview

June 2015 Webinar Minutes

Attachment 1. Prior Blueline Tilefish Projections
Attachment 2. June 3, 2015 SSC Report
Attachment 3. SAFMC Projection Request Memo June 2015
Attachment 4. Scientific concerns regarding SSC projection scenarios (posted 9/2)
Attachment 5. Revised projections August 2015
Attachment 6. SERO Request, further projection details August 2015
Attachment 7. SAFMC Request, corrected projection landings August 2015
Attachment 8. Revisions and landings update August 2015 (posted 9/2)
Attachment 9. ABC Alternatives Discussion Document

Public Comment

Written comment: Written comment on SSC agenda topics is distributed to the Committee through the Council office, similar to all other briefing materials. Written comment to be considered by the SSC shall be provided to the Council office no later than one week prior to an SSC meeting. For this meeting, the deadline for submission of written comment is 12:00 pm Wednesday, September 2, 2015.

Verbal comment: Two opportunities for comment on agenda items will be provided during SSC meetings. The first will be at the beginning of the meeting, and the second near the conclusion. Those wishing to comment should indicate such in the manner requested by the Chair, who will then recognize individuals to provide comment. All comments are part of the record of the meeting.


June 3, 2015: SSC Meeting via webinar

Purpose: To review blueline tilefish stock projections.

Webinar Registration:  Meeting starts at 1:00PM - Register HERE

Briefing Book Materials:

Agenda

Overview

Attachment 1. Projections 1, November 25, 2013
Attachment 2. Projections 2, April 7, 2014
Attachment 3. Projections 3, April 28, 2014
Attachment 4. Interpolated projection results, May 2014
Attachment 5. Updated length comps for MRIP and NC H&L

Additional Materials:

Blueline Tilefish June 2015 SSC Meeting - Response

Request for Scientific Advice - Blueline Tilefish Projections - SERO

SAFMC Tilefish Projections - Science Advice Memo

Blueline Terms of Reference Response

Blueline Tilefish Projections - Presentation by Council staff

Public Comment: For this meeting, the deadline for submission of written comment is 12:00 pm Wednesday, May 27, 2015. Written comment to be considered by the SSC should be directed to: John Carmichael, SAFMC, 4055 Faber Place Drive, Suite 201, N. Charleston, SC  29405.


April 28 - 30, 2015: SSC and Socio-Economic Panel (SEP) Meeting

Meeting Location: Crowne Plaza, 4831 Tanger Outlet Boulevard, North Charleston, SC  29418

Briefing Book Materials - SEP Meeting (posted 4/15)

Briefing Book Materials - SSC Meeting (posted 4/15)

Webinar Registration:

PUBLIC COMMENT PROCESS

Written comment: Written comment on SSC agenda topics is distributed to the Committee through the Council office, similar to all other briefing materials. Written comment to be considered by the SSC shall be provided to the Council office no later than one week prior to an SSC meeting. For this meeting, the deadline for submission of written comment is 12:00 pm Tuesday, April 21, 2015.

Verbal comment: Two opportunities for comment on agenda items will be provided during SSC meetings. The first will be at the beginning of the meeting, and the second near the conclusion, when the SSC reviews its recommendations. Those wishing to comment should indicate such in the manner requested by the Chair, which may be through a show of hands or a written list if the number of interested parties is extensive, who will then recognize individuals to come forward and provide comment. All comments are part of the record of the meeting.


2014 SSC Meetings:

October 27-28, 2014: ABC Control Rule Workshop

October 28-30, 2014: SSC Meeting

Meeting Location: Crowne Plaza, 4831 Tanger Outlet Boulevard, North Charleston, SC 29418. Phone (843) 744-4422, or (877) 747-7301.

Briefing Book Materials - ABC Workshop

Briefing Book Materials -  ABC Control Rule Workshop & SSC meeting (posted 10/10)

Webinar Registration:


April 29 - May 1, 2014: SSC Meeting

Meeting Location: Crowne Plaza, 4831 Tanger Outlet Boulevard, North Charleston, SC 29418. Phone (843) 744-4422, or (877) 747-7301.

Briefing Book Materials (revised 4/11)

Webinar Registration:

Final Report


April 28-29, 2014: SSC Assessment Planning & Prioritization Workshop

Meeting Location: Crowne Plaza, 4831 Tanger Outlet Boulevard, North Charleston, SC 29418. Phone (843) 744-4422, or (877) 747-7301.

Agenda

Overview

Webinar Registration:

NOTE: Additional workshop materials available upon request by contacting amber.vonharten@safmc.net.


April 28, 2014: Socioeconomic Panel of the SSC

Meeting Location: Crowne Plaza, 4831 Tanger Outlet Boulevard, North Charleston, SC 29418. Phone (843) 744-4422, or (877) 747-7301.

Briefing Book Materials (revised 4/11)

Webinar Registration:


March 17-19, 2014: Wreckfish Stock Assessment Peer Review via webinar

Through a series of webinars held March 17 - 19, 2014, the SAFMC is conducting a peer review of a wreckfish stock assessment. Active discussions by the Review Panel will be held at various times over this three day period between 9 am and 5 pm (EST), with the panel expected to convene each day at 9 am EST to review the assessment and any additional information or analyses prepared for their consideration during recess periods. During times of panel recess, a notice will be posted on the webinar screen indicating when the panel will reconvene. Registration links for the webinar can be found below.


January 27, 2014, 1-3PM: SSC Meeting via Webinar


2013 SSC Meetings:

Wreckfish Assessment Workshop: November 12-14, 2013


SSC Meeting: October 22-24, 2013

Time: Starting at 9am on October 22 through 3pm on October 24
Meeting LocationCrowne Plaza Hotel, 4831 Tanger Outlet Boulevard, North Charleston, SC 29418

Meeting Materials: 


SSC Meeting: September 3, 2013 via webinar

Time: 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Meeting will be held via webinar. To register for the webinar, contact John Carmichaeljohn.carmichael@safmc.net.
Meeting Materials:

  • Meeting Agenda
  • Proposal for Consideration of Updated Assessment of US South Atlantic Wreckfish
  • SAFMC SSC Peer Review Process

SSC Meeting and ORCS Workshop: April 8 - 11, 2013, North Charleston, SC

  • Note: ORCS workshop starts at 1pm on April 8 and run through 3pm on April 9; SSC Meeting starts the afternoon of April 9 and will run through April 11.
  • Location: Crowne Plaza, 4831 Tanger Outlet Blvd., North Charleston, SC 29418; phone: 843-744-4422
  • Briefing Book Materials: Agenda-ORCS Workshop    Agenda-SSC Meeting    Briefing Book​

2012 SSC Meetings:

SSC Meeting: October 23-25, 2012 North Charleston, SC

Crowne Plaza, 4831 Tanger Outlet Blvd., North Charleston, SC 29418; phone: 843/744-4422

Meeting AgendaBriefing Book Materials (posted 10/9; updated 10/17; additional materials/presentations added 11/2)


Socio-Economic Panel (SEP) Meeting : October 22, 2012 North Charleston, SC

Crowne Plaza, 4831 Tanger Outlet Blvd., North Charleston, SC 29418; phone: 843/744-4422

Meeting Agenda   Briefing Book Materials (posted 10/9; updated 10/17; final report posted 10/26)


Joint Gulf and South Atlantic SSC Meeting : October 9-11, 2012 Tampa, FL

Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay, 2900 Bayport Drive, Tampa, FL 33607; phone: 813/874-1234.

Meeting Agenda


SSC ORCS Workshop: August 1-3, 2012 North Charleston, SC

Crowne Plaza, 4831 Tanger Outlet Blvd., North Charleston, SC 29418; phone: 843/744-4422

Meeting Agenda Briefing Book Materials (posted 7/19)


SSC Meeting: August 1, 2012 North Charleston, SC

Crowne Plaza, 4831 Tanger Outlet Blvd., North Charleston, SC 29418; phone: 843/744-4422

Meeting Agenda Briefing Book Materials (posted 7/19)

FINAL REPORT (posted 9/4/2012)


SSC Meeting: April 3-5, 2012 Savannah, GA

Hilton Savannah DeSoto, 15 East Liberty Street, Savannah, GA 31401; phone: 912/232-9000; fax: 912/232-6018

Meeting Agenda  Briefing Book Materials (posted 3/23; updated 3/27)

FINAL REPORT (posted 5/1/2012)