June 29, 2021
The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council will host a meeting of its Coastal Migratory Pelagics Advisory Panel via webinar. The meeting will be held on Thursday, July 22, 2021, from 1:00 to 4:00 pm, EDT.
The panel will hear results from the SEDAR 38 Update: Gulf of Mexico King Mackerel stock assessment. The panel will also hear recommendations from the Council’s Scientific and Statistical Committee and review the input received from fishermen on king mackerel through the Council’s Something’s Fishy tool. Then the panel will review and make recommendations on a draft of Coastal Migratory Pelagic Amendment 33: Modifications to the Gulf of Mexico Migratory Group King Mackerel Catch Limits and Sector Allocations.
Public comment will be held over the webinar before the meeting adjourns.