*Important Note: Agenda modified due to partial government shutdown.

January 28 – 31, 2019

Perdido Beach Resort

Ballrooms A-D
27200 Perdido Beach Boulevard
Orange Beach, AL

251-981-9811

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AGENDA AND SUMMARY DOCUMENTS

Monday, January 28, 2019

COMMITTEE SESSIONS

8:30 AM – 9:00 AM: Administrative/Budget Committee (Tab G) – Mr. Boyd

9:00 AM – 10:30 AM: Sustainable Fisheries Committee (Tab E) – Mr. Diaz

Break - 15 Minutes

10:45 AM – 12:30 PM: Sustainable Fisheries Committee continued (Tab E) – Mr. Diaz

Lunch Recess

2:00 PM – 3:00 PM: Outreach and Education Committee (Tab O) – Mr. Dyskow

3:00 PM – 4:00 PM: Data Collection Committee (Tab F) – Dr. Stunz

Break - 15 Minutes

4:15 PM – 5:15 PM: Shrimp Committee (Tab D) Ms. Bosarge

Adjourn for the Day

5:45 PM – 6:45 PM: Workshop on For-Hire Reporting Requirements Ms. Muehlstein 

Orange Beach Community Center

27235 Canal Road

Orange Beach, AL  36561

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

COMMITTEE SESSIONS CONTINUED

8:30 AM – 12:00 PM: Reef Fish Committee (Tab B) – Ms. Guyas

Break - 15 Minutes when appropriate

Reef Fish Committee continued (Tab B) – Ms. Guyas

Lunch Recess
Break - 15 Minutes

3:15 PM – 5:30 PM: Reef Fish Committee (Tab B) – Ms. Guyas

Adjourn for the Day

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

COMMITTEE SESSIONS CONTINUED

8:30 AM – 10:45 AM: Reef Fish Committee continued (Tab B) – Ms. Guyas

Break - 15 Minutes

FULL COUNCIL

Lunch Recess
  • 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM: Public Comment – Dr. Frazer
    • Open Testimony on Fishery Issues or Concerns
Break - 15 Minutes

FULL COUNCIL

  • 4:45 PM – 5:30 PM: Closed Session – Dr. Frazer
    • Administrative Matters
Adjourn for the Day

Thursday, January 30, 2019

FULL COUNCIL SESSION , Continued

Break - 15 Minutes
      • Committee Reports (Continued)
        • 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM: Reef Fish (Tab B) – Ms. Guyas
Lunch Recess
        • 1:30 PM – 2:00 PM:  Vote on Exempted Fishing Permit (EFP) Applications (Tab S) – Dr. Frazer
        • 2:00 PM – 2:30 PM:  Supporting Agencies Update (Tab R) – Dr. Frazer
          • South Atlantic Council Liaison
          • NOAA Office of Law Enforcement (OLE) *SEE NOTE ABOVE
          • Gulf States Marine Fisheries Commission
          • U.S. Coast Guard *SEE NOTE ABOVE
          • U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service *SEE NOTE ABOVE
          • Department of State *SEE NOTE ABOVE
        • 2:30 PM – 3:00 PM:  Other Business – Dr. Frazer
End of Meeting

Next Council Meeting

April 1-4, 2019

IP Casino and Resort

Biloxi, MS