December 7, 2022

9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. eastern

Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council
Conference Room
4107 West Spruce Street, Suite 200
Tampa, FL  33607

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I. Introductions of Members – Dr. Méndez-Ferrer

II. Election of Chair and Vice Chair – Dr. Méndez-Ferrer

III. Adoption of Agenda – Chair

IV. Approval of Minutes of Joint GMFMC and SAFMC Spiny Lobster APs November 13th, 2019 Meeting – Chair

V. Approval of Minutes of Joint Coral, Shrimp, and Spiny Lobster APs September 12th, 2022 Meeting – Chair

VI. Scope of Work – Dr. Méndez-Ferrer

VII. Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary Expansion Proposal – FKNMS Staff

VIII. Discussion on Capping the Spiny Lobster Recreational Permit – Chair

IX. Discussion on Hurricane Ian Impacts to Spiny Lobster Fishery – Chair

X. Public Comment

XI. Other Business

End of Meeting