The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council will meet April 16 – 20, 2018 at the Marriott Courtyard hotel, located at 1600 E. Beach Boulevard, Gulfport, MS 39501.

The meeting will convene on the following days and local times:

  • Full Council Closed Session from 8:00 AM – 5:30 PM on Monday
  • Council Committees meet 8:30 AM – 5:45 PM on Tuesday
  • Council Committees meet 8:00 AM – 5:30 on Wednesday
  • Full Council meets 8:30 AM – 4:45 PM on Thursday
  • Full Council meets 8:00 AM – 12:30 PM on Friday


The Committee and Council Agendas and meeting materials are posted on the Council website at  Meeting materials will be posted as they become available.


Public testimony is scheduled on Thursday from 12:30 PM to 3:30 PM.


Council meetings are open to the public and are broadcast live over the internet. Register for the webinar.