Current Advisory Panel Meetings

2021 Schedule of Advisory Panel Meetings

Members of the Council's advisory panels meet periodically to provide grass-roots recommendations on various fisheries management issues. Members include commercial, recreational, and for-hire/charter fishermen and representatives, business operators, non-governmental organizations, and others familiar with the fishery or management issues. Learn more about the advisory panels, including current members and how to apply to become more involved in the management process.

Can't attend a meeting in person? The meetings are available online via webinar as they occur. See the links below to register for the individual meeting dates.

Looking for information from past Advisory Panel Meetings? Visit the Advisory Panel Meeting Archives.

Outreach & Communications Advisory Panel Meeting

November 18 & 19, 2021

  • November 18 from 1 PM - 5 PM
  • November 19 from 8:30 AM - Noon

Webinar Registration

Briefing Book:

  • available November 4, 2021

See the following links to submit and review written public comment to the Council's Snapper Grouper Advisory Panel. The public comment form will open at noon on November 4, 2021 and will close 5 PM on November 19, 2021. Public Comment opportunities will also be available during the meeting.

  • Submit Public Comment
  • Read Public Comments

Habitat Protection & Ecosystem-Based Management Advisory Panel Meeting

November 3 & 4, 2021

  • November 3: 9 AM - 4 PM
  • November 4: 9 AM - Noon

Webinar Registration Link:

Briefing Book

See the following links to submit and review written public comment to the Council's Snapper Grouper Advisory Panel. The public comment form will open at noon on October 20, 2021 and will close 5 PM on November 4, 2021. Public Comment opportunities will also be available during the meeting.

Snapper Grouper Advisory Panel Meeting

October 19 - 21, 2021

  • October 19: 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
  • October 20: 9 AM - 4 PM
  • October 21: 9 AM - Noon

Webinar Registration Link:

Briefing Book

See the following links to submit and review written public comment to the Council's Snapper Grouper Advisory Panel. The public comment form will open at noon on October 5, 2021 and will close 5 PM on October 21, 2021. Public Comment opportunities will also be available during the meeting.

View Past Advisory Panel Meeting Archives