Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council meeting August 15 – 18, 2016, New Orleans, LA

Gulf-of-Mexico-Fishery-Management-Council-logoThe Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council will meet August 15 – 18, 2016, at the Astor Crowne Plaza hotel in New Orleans, LA.  Committee meetings will convene Monday at 8:30 am and conclude at 11:00 am Wednesday. The full Council will convene Wednesday morning beginning at 11:15 am. The Council is expected to adjourn by 4:15 pm Thursday. Committees & Council Agenda Click here .   Public comment is scheduled Wednesday from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm. Testimony will be taken on the following: • Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary Draft Environmental Impact Statement • Open testimony on any other fishery issues or concerns  Council meetings are open to the public and are broadcast live over the internet. Register for the webinar Click here 20:48