September 28 – 30, 2020

Meeting Time is Eastern Time Zone

via webinar (no need to pre-register – use this link daily to join the meeting)

Note:  These tabs will be updated on September 11, 18, and 25

AGENDA AND SUMMARY DOCUMENTS

Monday, September 28, 2020

FULL COUNCIL

9:00 AM – 9:30 AM EDT:  Closed Session (Tab T) – Dr. Frazer

Closed Sessions are closed to the public

  • Final Selection of Coastal Migratory Pelagics (CMP) and Red Drum Advisory Panel Members

Break - 15 Minutes

9:45 AM – 10:15 AM EDT:  Administrative/Budget (Tab G) – Mr. Dyskow

10:15 AM – 11:00 AM EDT:  Shrimp Management Committee (Tab D) – Ms. Bosarge

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM EDT:  Mackerel (Tab C) – Mr. Riechers

Lunch Recess

1:00 PM – 2:30 PM EDT: Sustainable Fisheries Committee (Tab E) – Mr. Diaz

Break - 15 Minutes

2:45 PM – 4:00 PM EDT:  Sustainable Fisheries Committee (Tab E) – Mr. Diaz

Adjourn for the Day

Tuesday, September 29, 2020

COMMITTEE SESSIONS CONTINUED

9:00 AM – 10:30 AM EDT:  Reef Fish Committee (Tab B) – Ms. Guyas

Break - 15 Minutes

10:45 AM – 12:00 PM EDT:  Reef Fish Committee (Tab B) – Ms. Guyas

Lunch Recess

1:00 PM – 2:30 PM EDT:  Reef Fish Committee (Tab B) – Ms. Guyas

Break - 15 Minutes

2:45 PM – 4:00 PM EDT:  Reef Fish Committee (Tab B) – Ms. Guyas

CONTINUED DISCUSSION AFTER BREAK

  • Review:  August 5, 2020, MRIP Red Snapper State Data Calibration Webinar – Dr. Cody
  • Other Business – Ms. Guyas

Adjourn for the Day

After Council Meeting Q & A

Gulf Council and NOAA Fisheries

Virtual Question and Answer Session with the Public

Tuesday, September 29, 4:30 – 6:00 PM EDT

Participants will be able to listen online through the Go-To-Webinar application or through the phone.  If you want to speak to ask a question, you must join the webinar online.  Alternatively, during the meeting, you can email questions to gulfcouncil@gulfcouncil.org or text them to 813-317-6220 and a staff member will ask on your behalf.

See link below to register to join the session online using your computer or smartphone.

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Wednesday, September 30, 2020

FULL COUNCIL

All times listed are EDT

  • 9:00 AM – 9:10 AM: Call to Order, Announcements, and Introductions – Dr. Frazer
  • 9:10 AM – 9:25 AM:  Induction of New Council Members – Dr. Crabtree
  • 9:25 AM – 9:30 AM:  Adoption of Agenda and Approval of Minutes (Tab A, Nos. 3 and 4 ) – Dr. Frazer

All times listed are EDT

  • 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM:  Public Comment – Dr. Frazer
    • Comments on Executive Order 13921
    • Open Testimony on Other Fishery Issues or Concerns

Lunch Recess

All times listed are EDT

      • Committee Reports (Committee reports are posted to the website during the Council Meeting)
        • 12:00 PM – 12:15 PM:  Administrative/Budget (Tab G) – Mr. Dyskow
        • 12:15 PM – 12:45 PM:  Shrimp (Tab D) – Ms. Bosarge
        • 12:45 PM – 1:15 PM:  Sustainable Fisheries (Tab E) – Mr. Diaz
        • 1:15 PM – 1:45 PM:  Mackerel (Tab C) – Mr. Riechers

Break - 15 Minutes

All times listed are EDT

      • Committee Reports (Continued)
        • 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM:  Reef Fish (Tab B) – Ms. Guyas
        • 3:30 PM – 3:35 PM: Coastal Migratory Pelagics and Red Drum Advisory Panel Appointments (Tab T) – Dr. Frazer

All times listed are EDT

End of Meeting

Next Council Meeting

October 26 – 29, 2020

Via Webinar