National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce.
Notice of public meeting.
The Joint Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council (MAFMC) and the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission's (ASMFC) Summer Flounder, Scup, and Black Sea Bass Industry Advisors will hold a public meeting.
The meeting will be held on Thursday, November 20, 2003 from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m.
The meeting will be held at the Sheraton BWI, 7032 Elm Road, Baltimore, MD; telephone: 410-859-3300.
Council address: Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council, Room 2115, 300 S. New Street, Dover, DE 19904. ASMFC, 1444 Eye Street, NW, 6th Floor, Washington, DC 20005.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Daniel T. Furlong, Executive Director, MAFMC, telephone: 302-674-2331, ext. 19.; Vince O'Shea, Executive Director, ASMFC, telephone: 202-289-6400, ext. 304.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
The purpose of this meeting is to discuss the 2004 recreational management measures for summer flounder, scup, and black sea bass.
Although non-emergency issues not contained in this agenda may come before this group for discussion, those issues may not be the subject of formal action during this meeting. Action will be restricted to those issues specifically identified in this notice and any issues arising after publication of this notice that require emergency action under section 305(c) of the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act, provided the public has been notified of the Council's intent to take final action to address the emergency.
This meeting is physically accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for sign language interpretation or other auxiliary aids should be directed to Joanna Davis at the Mid-Atlantic Council Office (see ADDRESSES) at least 5 days prior to the meeting date.Start Signature
Dated: October 28, 2003.
Richard W. Surdi,
Acting Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service.
[FR Doc. E3-00151 Filed 10-30-03; 8:45 am]
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