Skip to main content
  1. Sports
  2. Recreation
  3. Outdoor Rec & Adventure

Panel to discuss policy on Atlantic migratory species fishing

See also

The Atlantic Highly Migratory Species (HMS) Advisory Panel of the National Marine Fisheries Service plans a two-day meeting in April. The panel will meet between 10:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 3 and 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Friday, April 4.

The service announced the meeting on Friday, March 14.

The agenda:

  • Pre-drafts to the 2006 Consolidated HMS Fishery Management Plan regarding dusky shark management measures and the future of the shark fishery,
  • A review of public comments on Draft Amendment 7 on bluefin tuna management.
  • Progress updates on implementing what the International Commission for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas recommended last year, the HMS Research Plan, smoothhound shark management, and recreational issues for Atlantic HMS fisheries.

The event takes place at the the Sheraton Hotel, 8777 Georgia Av., Silver Spring, MD 20910. You can attend or tune in via webinar. The panel is setting aside time for public comment.

To tune in, call 650-479-3207 and use access code code 996 262 930or go to
https://noaaevents2.webex.com/noaaevents2/onstage/g.php?d=996262930&t=a.

For details, see http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2014-03-14/html/2014-05704.htm.

Advertisement

Sports

  • Stephen A. Smith apologizes
    Stephen A. Smith: Ray Rice rant was 'most egregious error of my career'
    Video
    Domestic Violence
  • Maria Kirilenko slideshow
    Feast your eyes on the former fiance of Alex Ovechkin: The newly-single Maria Kirilenko
    Camera
    20 Photos
  • New York Yankees fan returns lost Red Sox World Series ring to owner
    MLB News
  • Peyton Manning dancing
    Peyton Manning shows off his formidable dancing skills at training camp
    NFL News
  • Bagwell becoming porn star
    Buff Bagwell has the stuff, but his Vivid dreams have not come true just yet
    Fight Sports
  • Grave defiler identified
    Die-hard Browns fan identified in Art Modell’s grave defiling video
    Crimes & Court

Related Videos:

  • No plans to change bicycle helmet reporting requirements
    <div class="video-info" data-id="518083991" data-param-name="playList" data-provider="5min" data-url="http://pshared.5min.com/Scripts/PlayerSeed.js?sid=1304&width=480&height=401&playList=518083991&autoStart=true"></div>
  • Clouds over PB
    <div class="video-info" data-id="518344045" data-param-name="playList" data-provider="5min" data-url="http://pshared.5min.com/Scripts/PlayerSeed.js?sid=1304&width=480&height=401&playList=518344045&autoStart=true"></div>
  • Plan calls for replacing the troubled Eisenhower Memorial Commission
    <div class="video-info" data-id="518138599" data-param-name="playList" data-provider="5min" data-url="http://pshared.5min.com/Scripts/PlayerSeed.js?sid=1304&width=480&height=401&playList=518138599&autoStart=true"></div>