SSC Meeting – June 12-14, 2006

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SSC Meeting Agenda

SSC Briefing Book Materials are included in the SAFMC June Briefing Book Materials

The Council's Scientific and Statistical Committee met June 12-14, 2006 in conjunction with the June Council meeting.  The SSC provided input and recommendations on a number of fishery issues as the meeting week progressed, including: 

  • Snapper Grouper Amendments 14 (marine protected areas), coastal migratory species (king mackerel) and the Council's Fishery Ecosystem Plan and FEP Amendment.  The SSC also provided recommendations regarding:
    • Recent Red Porgy SEDAR Updated Assessment
    • Cooperative Research/MARMAP Sampling
    • How to conduct assessments on species like snowy grouper

The SSC held meetings of it's Biological Subcommittee and its SocioEconomic Subcommittee to further review fishery issues before providing written recommendations to the Council's working committees. 

SSC Biological Subcommittee Agenda
SSC SocioEconomic Subcommittee Agenda