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Public Hearings For Draft SBRM Amendment

NOAA Fisheries Service Announces Public Hearings For Draft Omnibus Amendment To The Fishery Management Plans Of The Mid-Atlantic And New England Regional Fishery Management Councils On Standardized Bycatch Reporting Methodology (SBRM)

  Schedule of Public Hearings
Date & Time
Tuesday, November 14, 2006
5:30 p.m.

Tavern on the Harbor, 30 Western Avenue
Gloucester, MA 01930
Phone: (978) 283-4200

Wednesday, December 13, 2006
7:00 p.m.
Skyline Hotel, 725 10th Avenue
New York, NY 10019
Phone: (212) 586-3400

  How to Submit Comments

The public may submit oral and/or written comments at either public hearing. Also, written comments may be sent directly to the NOAA Fisheries Service Northeast Regional Office; submitted by fax, (978) 281-9135; or submitted by e-mail to SBRMcomment@noaa.gov. Envelopes and faxes should be marked, “Comments on SBRM Amendment.”

Deadline for Comments - Written comments must be received no later than 5:00 p.m., local time, on December 29, 2006.

Print copies of the draft amendment are available upon request from the office of the New England Fishery Management Council, the Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council, or the NOAA Fisheries Northeast Regional Office.

New England Fishery Management Council
50 Water Street, Mill 2
Newburyport, MA 01950
(978) 465-0492

Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council
300 South New Street, Room 2115
Dover, DE 19904
(302) 674-2331

National Marine Fisheries Service
Northeast Regional Office
One Blackburn Drive
Gloucester, MA 01930
(978) 281-9300

Last Updated: January 29, 2008

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