NOAA Fisheries Hosts Individual Fishing Quota (IFQ) Participant Workshop on January 31, 2023, in Baton Rouge, LA
ISSUE DATE: January 9, 2023 FB23-001
CONTACT: Catch Share Customer Support, (866) 425-7627 (Select option 2, from 8 am – 4:30 pm Eastern Standard Time [EST]), [email protected]noaa.gov.
NOAA Fisheries is sending this notification to invite IFQ participants to attend an informal workshop and Question & Answer session at 5:30 PM (CDT) or immediately following the Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council meeting on Tuesday,January 31, 2023,at the Hilton Baton Rouge Capitol Center, 201 Lafayette Street, Baton Rouge, Louisiana. For more information on the Council meeting visit https://gulfcouncil.org/council/.
IFQ staff will provide a presentation with important reminders and updates on IFQ system functions and operations, followed by an opportunity for participants to ask questions about working within the IFQ system.
This meeting will be physically accessible for people with disabilities. Requests for information packets or other auxiliary equipment should be made at least five days prior to the workshop date.
For further information, IFQ participants can contact Catch Share Customer Support toll-free at (866) 425-7627 (Option 2) between 8:00 am and 4:30 pm (EST), excluding federal holidays.