South Atlantic Fishery Management Council

April 2023 Mackerel Cobia AP Meeting

Time: to
Location: Via webinar only.

Meeting Agenda & Briefing Materials

Except for advertised public hearings and public comment sessions, the timing of agenda items may change.

Public comment will be solicited at the beginning and at the end of the meeting. Those wishing to comment should indicate such in the manner requested by the Chair, who will then recognize individuals to provide comments.

Friday, April 21, 2023

1:00 P.M. – 5:00 P.M.

Approval of Agenda

Approval of October 2022 Meeting minutes

Report from the Council’s Mackerel Cobia Committee Chair – Tom Roller

  1. Update on recently submitted amendments (Attachment 1)
  2. Citizen Science Program Update (Attachment 2)
  3. Mackerel Port Meetings (Attachment 3)
  4. South Atlantic Council Research Recommendations (Attachment 4)
  5. Space Center Operations Impacts
  6. Election of an Advisory Panel Vice-Chair

Staff Contact

Mackerel Cobia AP Members

Ira Laks, Chair
Stephen Donalson
Steve English
Keith Bowen
Gary Robinson
Rusty Hudson
Aaron Kelly
John Mallette
Brad Phillips
Thomas Newman
Charlie Locke
Paul Ruderhausen
Tony Benevento
Chuck Griffin
William Jones
Charles Proudfoot
William Palmer
Benamin Shepherd, Mid-Atlantic Liaison
Chris Ludford, Mid-Atlantic Liaison