June 2010 Briefing Book

JUNE 7-11, 2010
SAFMC COUNCIL MEETING
ORLANDO, FLORIDA
BRIEFING BOOK

AGENDA

OVERVIEWS

JOINT SPINY LOBSTER COMMITTEE AND APs - SAFMC AND GMFMC

JOINT MACKEREL COMMITTEES - SAFMC AND GMFMC SNAPPER GROUPER GOLDEN CRAB DOLPHIN / WAHOO ECOSYSTEM-BASED MANAGEMENT SEDAR

JOINT SAFMC AND GMFMC SPINY LOBSTER COMMITTEES AND ADVISORY PANELS

Agenda

Attachment 1 - Delegation Letters

Attachment 2 - Spiny Lobster Amendment 10

Attachment 3 - Florida Lobster Advisory Board Recommendations 2007

Attachment 4 - Presentations 

Appendix A - Management of Harvest Allocation 4/11/06  (new document 6/2/10)

Appendix B - Spiny Lobster Allocations 2010  (new document 6/2/10)

JOINT SAFMC AND GMFMC MACKEREL COMMITTEE

Agenda  (revised document 6/2/10)

Attachment 1 - South Atlantic Council's SSC Report  (new document 6/2/10)

Attachment 2A - Summary of the Standing and Special Gulf Council's SSC Mackerel  (new document 6/2/10)

Attachment 2B - Draft Minutes Gulf Council's SSC  (new document 6/2/10)

Attachment 3 - Joint CMP Amendment 18

Attachment 4 - SAFMC Actions for Amendment 18

Attachment 5 - Gulf King Mackerel AMs - FL Keys Commercial Fishermen's Association  (new document 6/2/10)

COUNCIL SESSION

SNAPPER GROUPER

Agenda

Minutes, March 2010

Attachment 1- SSC Report  (new document, 6/2/10) 

Attachment 2 - Black Grouper Summary

Attachment 3 - Black Grouper Full SEDAR Report

Attachment 4 - Black Grouper Presentation to SSC

Attachment 5 - Red Grouper Summary

Attachment 6 - Red Grouper Full SEDAR Report

Attachment 7 - Red Grouper Presentation to SSC

Attachment 8 - Red Snapper SEDAR 15

Attachment 9 - Overfishing Letter for Red Snapper

Attachment 10 - Draft Amendment 17A  (includes appendices)

Attachment 11 - Amendment 17A Summary

Attachment 12 - Draft Amendment 17A Proposed Rule

Attachment 13 - Amendment 17A DEIS Comments & Comment Summary

Attachment 14 - Analysis of Closure Alternatives as a Result of Change From Benchmark

Attachment 14A - Amendment 17A Tables (excel file) (new document 6/2/10)

Attachment 15 - Draft Amendment 18

Attachment 16 - Draft Amendment 20 Options Paper

Attachment 17 - Crabtree Letter to Wreckfish Shareholders (Dated 4/13/2010)

Attachment 18 - Wreckfish Shareholders Meeting Report  (revised document 6/2/10)

Attachment 19 - Three Comment Letters Concerning Amendment 20

Attachment 20 - Comprehensive ACL Amendment

Appendices

Appendix A - IPT Meeting Minutes, October 29, 2009

Appendix B - Exploited Reef Fish

Appendix C - Fish Indicator Species

Appendix D - Snapper Grouper Landings 1986-2006 (Excel File)

Attachment 21 - Species Groupings Report  (new document 6/2/2010)

Attachment 22 - ABC Values For ABC Alternatives (Excel File)

Attachment 23 - Landings For All Species (2nd BB, To Be Mailed 6/6/2010)

Attachment 24 - GMFMC Letter Requesting SAFMC Management of Three Stocks (Dated 4/22/2010)

Attachment 25 - Black Sea Bass, Vermilion Snapper, and Gag Trip Limit Analysis

Attachment 26 - Sea Turtle Handling and Release Gear Requirement Modification Options

GOLDEN CRAB

Agenda

Minutes, October 2009 Attachment 1 - Draft Golden Crab Amendment 5

DOLPHIN / WAHOO

Agenda

Minutes, September 2009 Attachment 1 - Dolphin Wahoo Decision Document

EXECUTIVE / FINANCE

Agenda

Minutes, March 2010 Attachment 1 - 2010 Budget Status Attachment 2 - Regional Operations Agreement  (new document 6/2/10)

ECOSYSTEM-BASED MANAGEMENT

Agenda

Minutes, March 2010

Attachment 1 - Summary Presentation on Fishing Level Recommendations For Octocorals

Attachment 1A - Feddern Comments  (new document 6/2/10)

Attachment 2 - Range Expansion Of An Invasive Coral Species Into S. Florida and the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary  (new document 6/2/10)

Attachment 3 -Coral and Habitat AP's Input On Draft Policy Of Invasive Species

Attachment 4 - Revised Policy On Invasive Species

Attachment 5 - Sargassum SSC Report May 2010  (new document 6/2/10)

SEDAR

Agenda

Minutes, March 2010

Attachment 1 - SEDAR Admin Update

Attachment 2 - Draft SEDAR COI Disclosure

SSC SELECTION (Closed Session)

Agenda

SOPPs

Agenda

Attachment 1 - SOPPs Draft Revision, May 2010

COUNCIL

Agenda

Minutes Attachment 1 - EFP Requests

Attachment 2A - Status Reports  (revised document 6/2/10)

Attachment 2B - Amberjack Recreational Season Buoy Gear Revision 3  (new document 6/2/10)

Attachment 3 - NMFS SEFSC Status Report

Attachment 4 - Upcoming Meetings

ASFMC Spring Meeting Summary