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April 22, 2022


The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council will hold a two-day  in-person meeting  of its Standing, Reef Fish, Socioeconomic, and Shrimp Scientific and Statistical Committees. The meeting will be held from 9:00 – 5:00 EDT on May 10-11, 2022. The meeting will be held at the Council Office located at 4107 West Spruce Street, Suite 200, Tampa, Florida 33607.


Members of the public are welcome to attend in-person and by webinar.


The Scientific and Statistical Committees will address the following:

  • National Standard 2 and the Best Scientific Information Available
  • Acceptable Biological Catch Control Rule Modifications
  • Update on Number of Active Gulf Shrimp Permits, Economic Estimates, and Royal Red Landings
  • SEFSC Analysis of Red Grouper Stock Assessments using Alternative Marine Recreational Information Program Landings Data
  • Review of Additional Sector Allocation-informed Projections for Gulf of Mexico Greater Amberjack
  • Discussion of Goliath Grouper Council Motion and Available Data
  • Terms of Reference for State Reef Fish Survey Run of SEDAR 72 Model for Gulf Gag Grouper


Public comment will be held in-person and over the webinar each day before the meeting adjourns.


For an agenda and meeting materials, click here.

Register for the webinar here.