SOUTHEAST FISHERY BULLETIN
Mary Janine Vara
June 1, 2016
NOAA Fisheries Seeks Comments on Proposed Management Changes to Black Sea Bass, Blueline Tilefish, and Yellowtail Snapper in the South Atlantic
Comment Period Ends June 16, 2016
NOAA Fisheries is seeking public comment on Regulatory Amendment 25 to the Fishery Management Plan for the Snapper-Grouper Fishery of the South Atlantic Region (Regulatory Amendment 25). The proposed rule for Regulatory Amendment 25 published in the Federal Register on June 1, 2016 (81 FR 34944). The comment period ends on June 16, 2016.
Regulatory Amendment 25 proposes the following changes:
Black sea bass
Request for Comments
Comments on the amendment must be received no later than June 16, 2016, to be considered by NOAA Fisheries. See the Addresses section for information on where and how to submit comments.
Electronic copies of Amendment 25 may be obtained from the NOAA Fisheries Web site
http://sero.nmfs.noaa.gov/sustainable_fisheries/s_atl/sg/2015/reg_am25/index.html, the Federal e-Rulemaking Portal at https://www.regulations.gov/, the Council's Web site at https://safmc.net.
You may submit comments by the following methods:
https://www.regulations.gov/#!docketDetail;D=NOAA-NMFS-2016-0042 click the "Comment Now!" icon, complete the required fields, and enter or attach your comments.
NOAA Fisheries Service
Sustainable Fisheries Division
c/o Mary Vara
263 13th Avenue South
St. Petersburg, Florida 33701
All personal identifying information (for example, name, address, etc.) voluntarily submitted by the commenter may be publicly accessible. Do not submit confidential business information or otherwise sensitive or protected information. NOAA Fisheries will accept anonymous comments. Attachments to electronic comments will be accepted in Microsoft Word, Excel, WordPerfect, or Adobe PDF file formats only. Comments received through means not specified in this bulletin may not be considered.
More information, including Frequently Asked Questions for Regulatory Amendment 25 can be found online at:
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