System Management Plan (existing Deepwater MPAs)

System Management Plan

Proposed actions: The Council is developing a System Management Plan (SMP) to specify outreach, law enforcement, and monitoring/research projects necessary to effectively monitor and evaluate the existing deepwater MPAs established through Amendment 14. Staff are developing a draft plan and Council will review and adopt the plan in December 2015. 

 

Pre-Scoping

SAFMC Process

Pre-Scoping

Scoping

Public Hearing

Final Approval

 

 

 

 

NMFS Process

Secretarial Review

Rule Making

Implementation