June 2011 Briefing Book

SOUTH ATLANTIC FISHERY MANAGEMENT COUNCIL
JUNE 12-16, 2011
BRIEFING BOOK
KEY WEST, FLORIDA

OVERALL AGENDA 

OVERVIEWS

          SEDAR COMMITTEE

          LAW ENFORCEMENT COMMITTEE

          ECOSYSTEM-BASED COMMITTEE

          MACKEREL COMMITTEE

          GOLDEN CRAB COMMITTEE

          SNAPPER GROUPER COMMITTEE

TAB 1 - JOINT EXECUTIVE FINANCE COMMITTEE

          Agenda

          Minutes, March 2011

                    Attachment 1 - 2011 Budget Status

                    Attachment 2A - Draft 2011 Activity Schedule

                    Attachment 2B - Draft SEDAR 2011 Activity Schedule

                    Attachment 3 - Proposed 2011 Budget

TAB 2 - SOPPs COMMITTEE

           Agenda

           Minutes, March 2011

                    Attachment 1 - SAFMC Draft SOPPs, May 2011

                    Attachment 2A - Scientific and Statistical Committee Policy

                    Attachment 2B - Advisory Panel Policy

                    Attachment 3 - SAFMC Draft Administrative Handbook, May 2011

TAB 3 - SEDAR COMMITTEE

           Agenda

           Minutes, March 2011

                    Attachment 1 - Steering Committee Summary, May 2011

                    Attachment 1A - SEDAR 25 Black Sea Bass Evaluation 

                    Attachment 2 - SEDAR Guidelines, May 2011

                    Attachment 3 - SEDAR Assessment List

                    Attachment 4 - SAFMC SEDAR Administrative Procedures

                    Attachment 5 - SFA East Coast Fisheries 

TAB 4 - SSC SELECTION COMMITTEE (CLOSED)

TAB 5 - ADVISORY PANEL SELECTION COMMITTEE (CLOSED)

TAB 6 - LAW ENFORCEMENT COMMITTEE

           Agenda

           Minutes, March 2011

                     Attachment 1 - Draft Nomination and Award Criteria for Law Enforcement Officer of the

                                             Year Award

TAB 7 - ECOSYSTEM-BASED MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE

          Agenda

          Minutes, March 2011

                    Attachment 1 - CE-BA 2, June 2011

                    Attachment 1A - CE-BA 2, June 6, 2011

                    Attachment 2 - FWC Octocorals Letter of Intent to SAFMC

                    Attachment 3 - FWC Draft Proposed Marine Life Fishery Rule Changes

                    Attachment 4 - CE-BA 2 Proposed Rule Codified Text

                    Attachment 5 - Department of Interior Climate Service Center Summary

                    Attachment 6- USGS Southeast Regional Assessment Project Report

                    Attachment 7 - SARP 2010 Year in Review

                    Attachment 8 -  Status of Fish Habitat in the US NFHP Report

                    Attachment 9 - National Fish Habitat Assessment

                    Attachment 10 - SA Alliance Implementation Plan Executive Summary

                    Attachment 11 - SA Alliance Steering Committee / EPT Structure

                    Attachment 12 - National Coastal and Marine Spatial Planning Goals and Principles

                    Attachment 13 - Regional Councils CMSP brochure

                    Attachment 14 - TNC Letter RFMCs and CMSP

                    Attachment 15 - SECOORA Activities by SA State and 2011 Scope of Work

                    Attachment 16 - NOAA Habitat Assessment Implementation Plan 2010

TAB 8 - MACKEREL COMMITTEE

          Agenda

          Mackerel Committee Minutes, March 2011

          Mackerel AP Minutes, April 2011

                    Attachment 1 - Mackerel Amendment 19 Discussion Paper 

                    Attachment 2 - Mackerel Amendment 18/EA

TAB 9 - GOLDEN CRAB COMMITTEE

          Agenda

          Minutes, March 2011

                    Attachment 1 - Comments on Control Rule for Golden Crab Amendment 6

                    Attachment 2 - Draft Golden Crab Amendment 6

                    Attachment 3 - Interpretation of Jones Amendment - Use of 2011 Appropriated Funds for

                                            Limited Access Privilege Programs

TAB 10 - SNAPPER GROUPER COMMITTEE

          Agenda

          Snapper Grouper Committee Minutes, March 2011

          Snapper Grouper Advisory Panel Minutes, April 2011

          Dolphin Wahoo Advisory Panel Minutes, April 2011

                    Attachment 1 - Status of Landings vs Quotas

                    Attachment 2A - SSC Report

                    Attachment 2B - Only Reliable Catch Stocks (ORCS) Report

                    Attachment 3 - Snapper Grouper AP Report

                    Attachment 4A - Draft Regulatory Amendment 11 

                    Attachment 4B - Regulatory Amendment 11: Examination of Warsaw and Speckled Hind

                                              Landings

                    Attachment 4C - Regulatory Amendment 11: Powerpoint Presentation

                    Attachment 5A - Draft Comprehensive ACL Amendment

                              Appendix A - Rejected Alternatives

                              Appendix B - Glossary

                              Appendix C - EFH and EBM, November 2008 

                              Appendix D - History of Management

                              Appendix H - Bycatch Analysis

                              Appendix I - Other Applicable Law

                              Appendix J - ACL Final Rule

                              Appendix K - Summary of Comments on ACL

                              Appendix L -  Recreational Landings 2005-2009

                              Appendix M - Landings Trends for Snapper Grouper 1986-2009

                              Appendix N - Description of Commercial Fishery Snapper Grouper

                              Appendix O - Species Grouping Under SAFMC Snapper Grouper FMU

                              Appendix P - Economic Model - Commercial Sector Dolphin Wahoo in ACL Amendment

                              Appendix Q - Mutton Snapper Actions

                              Summary of the Comprehensive ACL Amendment

                    Attachment 5B - Dolphin Wahoo Advisory Panel Motions

                    Attachment 5C - Alternatives for Mutton Snapper Jurisdictional Allocations 

                    Attachment 5D - Example Application of Proposed AM Triggers 

                    Attachment 6A - Snapper Grouper Amendment 24

                              Appendix A - Rejected Alternatives

                              Appendix B - Glossary

                              Appendix C - Red Grouper Rebuilding Projections

                              Appendix D - Discussion of Alternate Minimum Stock Size Threshold in SEDAR

                                                    Stock Assessments

                              Appendix E - Amendment 24 Scoping Report

                    Attachment 6B - Economic Analyses for Amendment 24

                    Attachment 7 - Draft Amendment 18A

                    Attachment 8A - Draft Amendment 20

                    Attachment 8B - Wreckfish Shareholders Adjustments Option Paper

          Additional Information

                    Black Sea Bass AM Triggers

                    Wreckfish Fishery Presentation

TAB 11 - COUNCIL SESSION

          Agenda

          Minutes, March 2011

                    Attachment 1 - SERO Report May 19, 2011

                    Attachment 1B - SEFSC Electronic Logbook Preliminary Report

                    Attachment 2A - EFP Request North Carolina

                    Attachment 2B - EFP Request Gulf & South Atlantic Fishery Foundation, Inc.

                    Attachment 3 - SEFSC Report 

                    Attachment 4 - Council Coordination Committee 2011 Agenda

                    Attachment 5 - Atlantic States Marine Fishery Commission 2011 Winter - Spring

                                            Meeting Summary

                    Attachment 6 - Council Calendar

TAB 12 - ADDITIONAL MATERIALS

          Comp ACL AM Triggers

          Southeast Fisheries Science Center SAFMC Update, June 2011