May 2016 CCC Meeting


  • Frenchman's Reef and Morning Star Marriott Resort 5 Estate Bakkeroe St Thomas, 00801 Virgin Islands (U.S.)

Overview

Agenda and Briefing Materials

Tuesday - May 24, 2016

  • 9:00 - 4:00 Meeting Registration

Wednesday - May 25, 2016

  • 9:00 - 10:00 Welcome/Introductions, Carlos Farchette/Eileen Sobeck
    • NMFS Update
    • NMFS Science Update on Coral Work in the Caribbean
  • 10:00 - 10:20 Recreational Fisheries Update, Russell Dunn
  • 10:35 - 11:30 FY16-17 Budget Updates, Brian Pawlak
  • 11:30 - 12:00 Legislative Update, Dave Whaley
  • 12:00 - 1:30 LUNCH
  • 1:30 - 2:00 EBFM Road Map (Plan for Implementation), Sam Rauch/Heather Sagar
  • 2:00 - 3:00 Council Definition of OY and Update on NSI, CCC/Sam Rauch
  • 3:00 - 3:15 BREAK
  • 3:15 - 4:15 Catch Share Update Review, Alan Risenhoover/Kelly Denit
  • 4:15 - 5:00 Bycatch Discussion, Sam Rauch/CCC
    • SBRM Rule Status Update
    • Council Discussion & Comments on Bycatch Strategy
  • 5:00 ADJOURN

Thursday - May 26, 2016

  • 8:30 - 9:15 New Operational Guidelines and the Regional Operation Agreements, Chuck Tracy/Alan Risenhoover
  • 9:15 - 10:00 EM & ER Regional Implementation Update, Jane DiCosimo/CCC
  • 10:00 - 10:15 BREAK
  • 10:15 - 11:00 EFH Summit Update, Bill Tweit/Terra Lederhouse
  • 11:00 - 11:30 Update on Conflict of Interest Regulations Project, Adam Issenberg
  • 11:30 - 12:00 Communications Group Report, Kitty Simonds
  • 12:00 - 1:30 LUNCH 
  • 1:30 - 3:00 Compliance with NS2: BSIA used by Council/NMFS for stock status determination, specifications (OFL/ABC/ACL), and model selection, Tom Nies/Greg Waugh/Jane DiCosimo
    • Issue and examples
    • Agency process to determine BSIA for Stock Status
  • 3:00 - 3:15 BREAK
  • 3:15 - 3:45 SSC Subcommittee    
    • Agenda Items for 2017 Meeting
  • 3:45 - 4:15 Other Business    
  • 4:15 - 4:45 Next CCC Meeting (2017), Tom Nies
  • 4:45 ADJOURN