ISSUE DATE:  July 08, 2024                                                                                 


CONTACT: Catch Share Customer Support, (866) 425-7627 (Select option 2, from 8 am – 4:30 pm Eastern Standard Time [EST]), [email protected].

Key Message:

  • NOAA Fisheries invites IFQ participants to attend an informal workshop and Question & Answer session at 6:00 PM (EST) on Monday, July 15, 2024, at the NOAA Fisheries Southeast Regional Office, 263 13th Avenue South, St. Petersburg, Florida 33701. Please arrive by 5:45 PM to check in at the security desk.
  • This outreach event will be focused on information for new shareholders although all IFQ participants are welcome.
  • On-site parking will be available in the visitor’s parking lot. Additionally, the adjacent employee parking lot security gate will be open and those parking spots may be used for overflow parking.
  • Regional staff from the Catch Share Programs, Permits Office, Office of Law Enforcement, and Fisheries Finance Program will provide a presentation with important reminders and updates, followed by an opportunity for participants to ask questions.
  • Translation services will be available for Spanish-speaking participants.
  • 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.