For Immediate Release

April 25, 2018

 

The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council will hold eight public hearings and a webinar to solicit public comments on Draft Amendment 9 – Coral Habitat Areas Considered for Management in the Gulf of Mexico. The Council is currently considering creating several new coral habitat areas of particular concern in the Gulf of Mexico.

The public hearings and webinar will begin at 6 p.m. local time. Dates and locations are as follows:

 

Monday, May 7, 2018
Courtyard by Marriott Brownsville
3955 N. Expressway
Brownsville, TX 78520
(956) 350-4600

Tuesday, May 8, 2018
Port of Palacios
1602 Main Street
Palacios, TX 77465
(361) 972-5556

Wednesday, May 9, 2018
Hampton Inn & Suites Houston/League City
2320 Gulf Freeway South
League City, Texas 77573
(281) 614-5437

Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Webinar – 6 p.m. EST
Register here.

Monday, June 4, 2018
Marriott Beachside
3841 N. Roosevelt Boulevard
Key West, FL 33040
(305) 296-8100

Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Laboratory
195 Ludwig Annex
Grand Isle, LA 70358
(985) 787-2163

Tuesday, June 5, 2018
Holiday Inn Express & Suites St. Petersburg – Seminole
4816 100th Way North
St. Petersburg, FL, 33708
(727) 914-7107

Courtyard by Marriott Biloxi/North D ‘Iberville
11471 Cinema Drive
D ‘Iberville, MS 39540
(228) 392-1200

Wednesday, June 6, 2018
Renaissance Mobile Riverview Plaza Hotel
64 South Water Street
Mobile, AL 36602
(251) 438-4000

 

To view the document and video, or submit and read comments follow the links below:

 

Written public comments must be received on or before 5 p.m. EST on Tuesday, June 5, 2018. 
Comments may be submitted online via the Council’s website or the Submit Comment link included here. Written comments may also be emailed to gulfcouncil@gulfcouncil.org.