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Notice of Navassa Island Workshop.
The Caribbean Fishery Management Council (CFMC) will hold a Navassa Island Workshop.
The Navassa Island Workshop will be held on March 24-25, 2008, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., approximately, both days.
The Workshop will be held at the Hilton Ponce Gulf and Casino, 1150 Caribe Avenue, Ponce, Puerto Rico 00716.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Caribbean Fishery Management Council, 268 Munoz Rivera Avenue, Suite 1108, San Juan, Puerto Rico 00918, telephone: (787) 766-5926.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
The Navassa Island Workshop agenda is as follows:Start Printed Page 9774
Monday, March 24, 2008, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
- all to Order
- elcome - Eugenio Pineiro
- ntroduction - Miguel Rolon
- doption of Agenda
- OS - Legal Status of Navassa Island
- anagement Aspects of Navassa Island - DOI Perspective
- agnuson-Stevens Reauthorization Act (MSRA) and Navassa Island - NMFS/CFMC
- ishery Management Plan (FMP) Outline/Appointment of Navassa Island Plan Development Team (NIPDT)
-Fishery/Biology Habitat (EFH)
Tuesday, March 25, 2008, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
- MP Outline/Appointment NIPDT (Cont.)
-Other Applicable Laws, e.g., ESA/EIS
-International Considerations Re: TAC and Foreign Allocations
-Consideration of Candidates for NIPDT
-Data and Research Needs
-Comments from Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) and General Public
- ther Business
The meeting is physically accessible to people with disabilities. For more information or request for sign language interpretation and/other auxiliary aids, please contact Mr. Miguel A. Rolon, Executive Director, Caribbean Fishery Management Council, 268 Munoz Rivera Avenue, Suite 1108, San Juan, Puerto Rico 00918, telephone: (787) 766-5926, at least 5 days prior to the meeting date.Start Signature
Dated: February 19, 2008.
Tracey L. Thompson,
Acting Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service.
[FR Doc. E8-3299 Filed 2-21-08; 8:45 am]
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