2019-21159. Fisheries of the South Atlantic; South Atlantic Fishery Management Council; Public Meetings  

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    AGENCY:

    National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce.

    ACTION:

    Notice of a public meeting.

    SUMMARY:

    The South Atlantic Fishery Management Council (Council) will hold a meeting of its Citizen Science Operations Committee via webinar October 25, 2019.

    DATES:

    The Citizen Science Operations Committee meeting will be held via webinar on Friday, October 25, 2019, from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m.

    ADDRESSES:

    The meeting will be held via webinar. The webinar is open to members of the public. Those interested in participating should contact Julia Byrd (see FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT) to request an invitation providing webinar access information. Please request webinar invitations at least 24 hours in advance of each webinar. There will be an opportunity for public comment at the beginning of the meeting.Start Printed Page 51519

    Council address: South Atlantic Fishery Management Council, 4055 Faber Place Drive, Suite 201, N Charleston, SC 29405.

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    FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:

    Julia Byrd, Citizen Science Program Manager, SAFMC; phone: (843) 302-8439 or toll free (866) SAFMC-10; fax: (843) 769-4520; email: julia.byrd@safmc.net.

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    SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

    The Citizen Science Operations Committee serves as advisors to the Council's Citizen Science Program. Committee members include representatives from the Council's Citizen Science Advisory Panel, Southeast Regional Office, Southeast Fisheries Science Center, and Science and Statistical Committee. Their responsibilities include developing programmatic recommendations, reviewing policies, providing program direction/multi-partner support, identifying citizen science research needs, and providing general advice.

    Items to be addressed during this webinar meeting include:

    1. Citizen Science Program Overview & Update

    2. Citizen Science Projects Update

    3. Review of the citizen science research priorities and recommend updates as appropriate

    4. Discuss Citizen Science Program evaluation and provide recommendations as appropriate

    5. Other Business

    Special Accommodations

    The meeting is physically accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for auxiliary aids should be directed to the council office (see ADDRESSES) 3 days prior to the meeting.

    Note:

    The times and sequence specified in this agenda are subject to change.

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    Authority: 16 U.S.C. 1801 et seq.

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    Dated: September 25, 2019.

    Tracey L. Thompson,

    Acting Deputy Director, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, National Marine Fisheries Service.

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    [FR Doc. 2019-21159 Filed 9-27-19; 8:45 am]

    BILLING CODE 3510-22-P

Document Information

Published:
09/30/2019
Department:
Commerce Department
Agency:
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
EntryType:
Notice
Action:
Notice of a public meeting.
Document Number:
2019-21159
Dates:
The Citizen Science Operations Committee meeting will be held via webinar on Friday, October 25, 2019, from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m.
Pages:
51518-51519 (2 pages)
RIN:
0648-XV08
SectionNoes:
PDF File:
2019-21159.pdf