Gulf Council Meeting Agenda

January 25 - 28, 2016

Perdido Beach Resort
27200 Perdido Beach Blvd.
Orange Beach, AL

Agenda and Summary Documents

Committee Sessions

Monday, January 25, 2016

8:30 am - 9:15 am: Administrative Policy/Budget Committee (Tab G) - Leann Bosarge, Chair

9:15 am - 10:45 am: Data Collection Committee (Tab F) - Greg Stunz, Chair

11:00 am - 12:15 pm: Shrimp Management Committee (Tab D) - Leann Bosarge, Chair

-Recess-

1:45 pm - 5:00 pm: Reef Fish Management (Tab B) - Johnny Greene, Chair

-Recess-

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

8:30 am - 5:00 pm: Reef Fish Management Committee (continued) (Tab B) - Johnny Greene, Chair

-Recess-

NMFS Question and Answer Session immediately following Committee - Crabtree

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

8:30 am - 10:30 am: Mackerel Management Committee continued (Tab C) - Pam Dana, Chair

Council Session

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

-Recess-

  • 1:30 pm - 5:30 pm: Public Comment - Anson
    • Final Action - Reef Fish Amendment 39 - Regional Management of Recreational Red Snapper
    • Final Action - Generic Electronic Charter Vessel Reporting Amendment
    • Final Action - Shrimp Amendment 17A - Addressing the Expiration of the Shrimp Permit Moratorium
    • Open Testimony on any Other Fishery Issues or Concerns

-Recess-

Thursday, January 28, 2016

- Recess -

  • 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm: Committee Reports continued
    • Reef Fish (continued) (Tab B) - Greene
  • 2:30 pm - 2:45 pm: Vote on Exempted Fishing Permit Applications (if any) - Anson
  • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm: Other Business (Tab S)- Anson
  • Supporting Agencies Summary Reports

- Adjourn -