June 10-15, 2007 Council Meeting, Key West, FL

Doubletree Grand Key Resort
3990 S. Roosevelt Boulevard
Key West, FL 33040
800-222-8733 or 305-293-1818-

Agenda Highlights-

Several concurrent sessions were scheduled as part of the meeting week.  The Scientific and Statistical Committee (SSC) met early in the week and provided recommendations on several issues for other Council committees to consider.  Also, the Limited Access Privilege (LAP) Program Exploratory Workgroup met concurrently to continue work on options in developing a LAP Program for the commercial snapper grouper fishery.-

Now Available-Committee Meeting Summary Reports and Summary Motions-

Meeting Agenda- (PDF)     Briefing Book Materials- -


Public Comment Sessions-

Wednesday, June 13, 6:30 pm -- Public Comment on Bluewater Fishermen's Association Exempted Fishery Permit (EFP) Request for the Commercial Longline Fishery 
Bulletin       Federal Register Notice
            
Thursday, June 14, 4:45 pm -- Public Comment on Snapper Grouper Amendment 14 (MPAs) -  The Council will take public comment before approving the Amendment for submission to the Secretary of Commerce for final approval.  Read more about marine protected areas...-


Agenda Overview-

Sunday, June 10-

1:00 pm - 6:30 pm, Scientific and Statistical Committee Meeting-

Monday, June 11-

8:00 am - 6:00 pm -- Scientific and Statistical Committee Meeting (continued)-

- Concurrent Sessions --

1:30 pm - 3:00 pm -- SOPPs Committee Meeting

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm -- Economics Committee Meeting

4:30 pm - 5:30 pm -- Personnel Committee (Closed Session)-

 Tuesday, June 12-

8:00 am - 12:00 noon -- Scientific and Statistical Committee (continued)

1:30 pm - 6:00 pm -- Limited Access Priviledge (LAP) Program Exploratory Workgroup Meeting-

- Concurrent Sessions --

8:00 am - 4:00 pm   Snapper Grouper Committee Meeting-

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm   Shrimp Committee Meeting-

Wednesday, June 13-

8:00 am - 3:00 pm   LAP Program Exploratory Workgroup Meeting (continued)-

- Concurrent Sessions --

8:00 am - 12:00 noon -- Mackerel Committee Meeting-

1:30 pm - 4:00 pm        Joint Spiny Lobster Committee and Advisory Panel Meeting-

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm        Limited Access Privilege Program Committee Meeting-

 Thursday, June 14-

8:00 am - 10:30 am -- Joint Habitat and Ecosystem Committees Meeting-

10:30 am - 12:00 noon -- SEDAR Committee Meeting-

1:30 pm - 3:00 pm -- Joint Executive Finance Commitee Meeting-

3:30 pm - 6:00 pm -- Council Session   -

Friday, June 15       -

8:00 am - 12:00 noon -- Council Session-