December 2006 Briefing Book

AGENDA

 

TAB 1 - SCIENTIFIC AND STATISTICAL COMMITTEE

            Agenda and Overview

            June 2006 SSC Meeting Minutes

            June 2006 SSC Biological Subcommittee Minutes

            June 2006 SSC Socioeconomic Subcommittee Minutes

                        Attachment 1a - Snapper Grouper Amendment 14

                        Attachment 1b - SG Expanded Take Estimates within MPAs from the Shark BLL Fishery                       

                        Attachment 2 - Alternative Methods for Am. 14 Impact Analysis

                        Attachment 3 - Snapper Grouper Amendment 15                       

                        Attachment 4 - National MPA Framework                       

                        Attachment 5 - Oculina Evaluation Team Report

                        Attachment 6 - Mackerel Amendment 18

                        Attachment 7 - Mackerel Amendment 19

                        Attachment 8 - FEP Comprehensive Amendment List of Actions

                        Attachment 9 - Draft Deepwater Coral Research and Monitoring Plan

                        Attachment 10 - Design and Use of LAPPs

                        Attachment 11 - SEDAR Research Needs (July 2006)

                        Attachment 12 - Consolidated Research Recommendations (September 2006)

                        Attachment 13 - Research Prioritize Memo

                        Attachment 14 - Delphi Study                       

                        Attachment 15 - Council SSC Policy

TAB 2 - SNAPPER GROUPER AP

            Agenda and Overview

            December 2005 Snapper Grouper AP Meeting Minutes

            December 2005 Joint Snapper Committee and AP Meeting Minutes

            December 2005 Joint Snapper Grouper and Controlled Access Committees and AP Meeting Minutes

                        Attachment 1 - Gag Assessment Letter

                        Attachment 2 - Snapper Grouper Amendment 14

                        Attachment 3 - Delphi Study

                        Attachment 4 - Alternative Methods for Am. 14 Impact Analysis

                        Attachment 5 - National MPA Framework                       

                        Attachment 6 - Snapper Grouper Amendment 15

                        Attachment 7 - HMS Pelagic Longline Regulations

                        Attachment 8 - Shark Bottom Longline Regulations

                        Attachment 9 - GOM Reef Fish Amendment 18A Final Rule

                        Attachment 10 - Oculina Evaluation Team Report

TAB 3 - SNAPPER GROUPER COMMITTEE

            Agenda and Overview

            September 2006 Committee Minutes                       

                        Attachment 1 - Gag Assessment Letter

                        Attachment 2 - Snapper Grouper Amendment 14

                        Attachment 3 - Delphi Study

                        Attachment 4 - Alternative Methods for Am. 14 Impact Analysis

                        Attachment 5 - National MPA Framework

                        Attachment 6 - Snapper Grouper Amendment 15

                        Attachment 7 - Interagency Planning Team Comments on Draft Am. 15                    

                        Attachment 8 - Oculina Evaluation Team Report

TAB 4 - CONTROLLED ACCESS COMMITTEE

            Agenda and Overview

            December 2005 Joint Snapper Grouper and Controlled Access Committees and AP Meeting Minutes

                        Attachment 1 - LAPP Reviewer Letter

                        Attachment 2 - Design and Use of LAPPs

TAB 5 - HABITAT/ECOSYSTEM COMMITTEES

            Agenda and Overview

            June 2006 Joint Habitat and Ecosystem-Based Management Committee Minutes

                        Attachment 1 - Draft SAFMC Aquaculture Policy

                        Attachment 2 - Draft Deepwater Coral Research and Monitoring Plan

                        Attachment 3 - FEP Comprehensive Amendment List of Actions

TAB 6 - SEDAR COMMITTEE

            Agenda and Overview

            June 2006 SEDAR Committee Minutes

                        Attachment 1 - SEDAR Steering Committee August 2006 Summary Minutes

                        Attachment 2 - SEDAR Steering Committee October 2006 Conference Call Minutes                       

                        Attachment 3a - SEDAR Research Needs (July 2006)

                        Attachment 3b - Consolidated Research Recommendations (September 2006)

                        Attachment 4 - Research Prioritize Memo

                        Attachment 5 - SEDAR Plan Schedule                       

                        Attachment 6a - Stocks Data Evaluation Memo

                        Attachment 6b - South Atlantic Data

                        Attachment 7 - SEDAR 15 Terms of Reference (Draft)

                        Attachment 8 - SEDAR 15 Draft Schedule                       

                        Attachment 9 - Vermilion Snapper Update Terms of Reference (Draft)

TAB 7 - EXECUTIVE/FINANCE COMMITTEES

            Agenda

            September 2006 Joint Executive/Finance Committees Meeting Minutes

                        Attachment 1 - CY2006 Budget Status

                        Attachment 2 - Draft FMP Amendment/Framework Timelines for 2007

                        Attachment 3 - Proposed CY2007 Budget

TAB 8 - LAW ENFORCEMENT AP AND COMMITTEE

            Agenda and Overview

            January 2006 Law Enforcement AP Meeting Minutes

            January 2006 Joint LEAP and Committee Minutes

                        Attachment 1 - Snapper Grouper Amendment 14

                        Attachment 2 - National MPA Framework

                        Attachment 3 - Snapper Grouper Amendment 15

                        Attachment 4 - Oculina Evaluation Team Report

                        Attachment 5 - Illegal Black Sea Bass Pot Issue (correspondence)

TAB 9 - MACKEREL COMMITTEE

            Agenda and Overview

            September 2006 Mackerel Committee Minutes

            September 2006 Joint GMFMS and SAFMC Committees Minutes

            September 2006 Public Hearing Minutes on Regulatory Amendment

                        Attachment 1 - Mackerel Amendment 18

                        Attachment 2 - Updated Projections

TAB 10 - ECONOMICS COMMITTEE

            Agenda and Overview

TAB 11 - AP SELECTION COMMITTEE (Closed Session)

            Agenda

TAB 12 - PERSONNEL COMMITTEE (Closed Session)

            Agenda

TAB 13 - FULL COUNCIL

            Agenda           

            September 2006 Meeting Minutes

                        Attachment 1 - Report on the Council Chairmen/NMFS Leadership Meeting

                        Attachment 1b - Ending Overfishing - Presentation to Council Chairs and EDs

                        Attachment 1c - U.S. Stocks "Subject to Overfishing"

                        Attachment 2 - Requests for experimental fishing permits (none thus far)

                        Attachment 3 - NMFS status reports

                        Attachment 4 - Other business and upcoming meetings