The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council to Convene its Shrimp Advisory Panel
The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council will convene its Shrimp Advisory Panel February 16, 2017. The meeting will be held in the Gulf Council's Conference Room at 2203 N. Lois Avenue, Suite 1100, Tampa, Florida 33607. The meeting begins at 8:30 am EST on Thursday, February 16, and concludes no later than 4:00 pm.
The Shrimp Advisory Panel will review:
- A biological review of the Texas closure
- A review of the new stock assessments for brown, white, and pink shrimp
- An update on the new proposed TED regulations
- Shrimp Amendment 17B
For a complete agenda and meeting materials click here.
To register for the webinar click here.
About the Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council
The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council is one of eight regional Fishery Management Councils established by the Fishery Conservation and Management Act of 1976. The Council prepares fishery management plans, which are designed to manage fishery resources within the 200-mile limit of the Gulf of Mexico.