Briefing Book Materials – September 2013

SOUTH ATLANTIC FISHERY MANAGEMENT COUNCIL
BRIEFING BOOK
SEPTEMBER 16-20, 2013
CHARLESTON MARRIOTT
CHARLESTON, SOUTH CAROLINA

OVERALL AGENDA

OVERVIEWS

TAB 1 - VISIONING WORKSHOP

TAB 2 - ECOSYSTEM-BASED MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE

TAB 3 - DOLPHIN WAHOO COMMITTEE

TAB 4 - SEDAR COMMITTEE

TAB 5 - SNAPPER GROUPER COMMITTEE

Background MPA Information

  1. Workgroup Report 2012
  2. MPA Expert Workgroup Report, Feb 26, 2013
  3. MPA Expert Workgroup Minority Report, Mar 3, 2013
  4. MPA Expert Workgroup Minutes, Feb 2013
  5. SAFMC Presentation For Expert Workgroup, Mar 2013
  6. MPA Expert Workgroup Ranking, Feb 27, 2013 (Excel File)
  7. MPA SSC Report, Apr 2012
  8. Snapper Grouper Committee Minutes, Mar 2013
  9. MPA Expert Workgroup Ranking, Apr 14, 2013 (Excel File)
  10. Proposed MPA Sites Revised, Aug 13, 2013
  11. Cover Letter for SAFMC SMP Outline (posted 09/10)

  12. Draft Outline of SMT for Existing MPAs, Sept 6, 2013 (revised 09/10)

  13. Fishing Activity Within Existing and Proposed MPAs (revised 09/10)

  14. Baker Preliminary EM Research Results, Sept 4, 2013 (revised 09/10)

  15. PEW Comments on Regulatory Amendment 17, Sept 2013 (revised 09/10)

  16. Scientist's Letter to SAFMC on Regulatory Amendment 17, Sept 5, 2013 (revised 09/10)

Additional Material:

Paper: Spatial distribution and conservation of speckled hind and warsaw grouper in the Atlantic Ocean off the southeastern U.S

TAB 6 - MACKEREL COMMITTEE

TAB 7 - ADVISORY PANEL SELECTION COMMITTEE (CLOSED SESSION)

TAB 8 - PROTECTED RESOURCES COMMITTEE

TAB 9 - EXECUTIVE FINANCE COMMITTEE

TAB 10 - DATA COLLECTION COMMITTEE

TAB 11 - COUNCIL SESSION

DRAFT Committee Reports - Please note these reports are draft committee reports based on the outcomes of each committee meeting. Motions and actions may change during the full Council session. Final committee reports will be posted here and will replace the draft committee reports after the full Council session on Friday.

Advisory Panel Selection Committee - DRAFT Committee Report

FINAL Committee Reports - These are the final committee reports that include the council motions approved during the full council session. Summary motions compiled from all final committee reports will be posted as they become available.

Snapper Grouper Committee - FINAL Commitee Report

Ecosystem-Based Management Committee - FINAL Committee Report

Mackerel Committee - FINAL Committee Report

Data Collection Committee - FINAL Committee Report 

Protected Resources Committee - FINAL Committee Report

Dolphin Wahoo Committee - FINAL Committee Report

Executive Finance Committee - FINAL Committee Report

SEDAR Committee - FINAL Committee Report

Visioning Workshop - FINAL Report

Advisory Panel Selection Committee - FINAL Committee Report