South Atlantic Fishery Management Council

Feb. 2024 SSC Meeting

Time: to
Location: Via webinar only.

Meeting Agenda & Briefing Materials

The South Atlantic Fishery Management Council (Council) will hold meetings of its Science and Statistical Committee on February 9th from 9 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.  

Meeting information, including webinar registration and briefing book materials, are posted as they become available.

Friday, February 9th

9:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M.

  1. Introductions 
    1. SSC February 2024 Agenda (Attachment 1a)
    2. Minutes from the Oct 2023 meeting (Attachment 1b)
  2. Public Comment 
  3. SEDAR 76: Black Sea Bass Operational Assessment 
    1. Black Sea Bass OA SEFSC Presentation (*Attachment 3a, revised)
    2. Black Sea Bass OA Feb 2023 ABC-OFL Scenarios (*Attachment 3b, revised)
    3. Black Sea Bass OA Report (Attachment 3c)
    4. Black Sea Bass OA Addendum 1 Oct 2023 (*Attachment 3d)
    5. Black Sea Bass OA Addendum 2 Oct 2023 (*Attachment 3e)
  4. Snapper Grouper Management Strategy Evaluation
    1.  Snapper Grouper MSE Presentation (Attachment 4a)
  5. SEDAR: Terms of Reference, Schedules, and Participants
    1. Red Snapper Terms of Reference (Attachment 5a)
    2. Red Snapper Assessment Schedule (Attachment 5b)
    3. Yellowtail Snapper Terms of Reference (Attachment 5c)
    4. Yellowtail Snapper Assessment Schedule (Attachment 5d)
  6. Other Business 
  7. Public Comment 
  8. Consensus Statement and Recommendations Review 
  9. Next Meetings

Staff Contact

SSC Members
Dr. Jeffrey Buckel, Chair
Dr. Frederick Scharf, Vice Chair
Dustin Addis
Dr. Walter Bubley
Dr. Jie Cao
Dr. Chris Dumas
Dr. Jared Flowers
James Gartland
Dr. Kai Lorenzen
Anne Markwith
Dr. Genny Nesslage
Dr. Marcel Reichert
Dr. Amy Schueller
Dr. Fred Serchuk
Dr. Alexei Sharov
Dr. Jennifer Sweeney-Tookes
Dr. Steve Turner
Jason Walsh
Christina Package-Ward