South Atlantic Fishery Management Council

Oct. 2023 Citizen Science Operations & Projects Advisory Committee Meeting

Time: to
Location: Via webinar only.

Meeting Agenda & Briefing Materials

The South Atlantic Fishery Management Council (Council) will hold meetings of its Citizen Science Operations & Projects Advisory Committees on October 27th.  

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

Friday, October 27, 2023

9:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M.

  1. Welcome & Meeting Overview
  2. Review & Update Citizen Science Research Priorities (Attachments 1-4)
    • SAFMC Citizen Science Research Priorities for 2021-2023 (Attachment 1)
    • Citizen Science Research Priority Presentation (Attachment 2)
    • South Atlantic Research and Monitoring Plan for 2021-2025 (Attachment 3)
    • Citizen Science Project Types & Examples (Attachment 4)
  3. Citizen Science Advisory Committee Membership (Attachment 5)
  4. Citizen Science Program Update (Attachment 6)

Staff Contact

Operations Committee Members

Holly Abeels, Citizen Science Communication & Outreach A-Team

Scott Baker, Citizen Science Projects/Topics A-Team

Rob Cheshire, SEFSC representative

Rick DeVictor, SERO representative

Michelle Duval, Citizen Science Finance & Infrastructure A-Team

Brett Fitzgerald, Citizen Science Data Management A-Team

Bob Lorenz, Citizen Science Volunteer A-Team

Wally Bubley, SSC representative

Projects Advisory Committee Members

Projects Advisory Committee Members

Scott Baker, Outreach & Communication

Steve Donalson, Mackerel Cobia AP

Bob Lorenz, Snapper Grouper AP

Jon Reynolds, Dolphin Wahoo AP

Thomas Newman, Mackerel Cobia AP

Jeff Soss, Habitat AP

Justin Smith, Spiny Lobster AP

Mimi Stafford, Spiny Lobster AP