Caribbean Fishery Management Council

Conserving, Restoring and Managing of Fishery Resources in the US Caribbean

April 24, 2024

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TIME

TOPIC

9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m

Queen Conch & Fish Spawning Aggregations

Building Successful Linkages in Support of the Queen Conch and Fish Spawning Aggregation Regional Sustainability - Martha Prada

9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Big Fish

Big Fish Campaign - Ana Salceda

10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m

Outreach & Education

Outreach and Education Advisory Panel Report - Álida Ortiz

CFMC Social Media Networks - Cristina Olán

  • Presentation

10:45 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

COFFEE BREAK

11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

CFMC Liaison Officers Reports

CFMC Liaison Officers Reports (10 minutes each)

11:30 a.m. 11:45 a.m.

Deep Water Snappers

Deep Water Snappers: Puerto Rico Regulations Update - Ricardo López

  • Presentation

11:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Microplastics

Microplastics and Fisheries in Puerto Rico - Yesenia Marín / Ricardo López

12:00 p.m. - 12:15 p.m. 

Sharks

Shark Management Needs in Puerto Rico - Wanda Ortiz

12:15 p.m. 12:30 p.m.

Lunch Break

1:30 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.

DAPs Reports

District Advisory Panels Reports (15 minutes each)

  • St. Thomas/St. John - Julian Magras, Chair
    • Presentation
  • St. Croix, USVI - Gerson Martínez, Chair
    • Presentation
  • Puerto Rico - Nelson Crespo, Chair
    • Presentation

2:15 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Shipping Lanes in STX, USVI

Shipping Lanes in St. Croix, USVI - Carlos Farchette

2:30 p.m. - 3:10 p.m.

Enforcement Reports

Enforcements Reports (10 minutes each)

3:10 p.m. - 3:30  p.m.

Advisory Bodies Membership

3:30 p.m. - 3:40 p.m.

Other Business

3:45 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.                            

Public Comment Period 

Public Comment Period (5-minute presentations)

Next Meetings

4:30 p.m.

ADJOURN DAY 2

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Amendments 2 to the PR, STX, STT/STJ FMPs: Trawl, Net Gear, and Descending Devices

SEFSC US Caribbean Projects

2023 Accountability Measures

Amendment 3 to the STX and STT/STJ FMPs (Dolphin and Wahoo)

PR DAP Report to the 181st CFMC Regular Meeting

STX DAP Report to the 181st CFMC Regular Meeting

Using DNA Barcoding to Identify Seafood Fraud in Puerto Rico

Draft Amendment Trawl Net Gear and Descending Devices_briefing book version

EEJ Presentation for April 2023 Caribbean Council Meeting_Briefing Book 

Draft amendment USVI pelagics_briefing book version

Draft Spiny Lobster Framework Amendment 2_briefing book version

Presentation_Spiny Lobster Draft FW Amendment 2_April 2023

Presentation_USVI Pelagic Draft Amendment_April 2023

Endangered Species Act Section 7 Consultation, Biological Opinion

CFMC-SSC Practices and Procedures Concerning Objectivity and Conflicts of Interest (Working Draft)

Puerto Rico Fisheries Liaison Presentation

Update on the WECAFC: Spawning Aggregation and Queen Conch Working Group Meetings

DNER Enforcement Presentation

Social Media Update

Development of Educational Resources about the Sharks Species (Infraclass: Selachii) of PR as a Gateway to Inform the Local Public

Application of CFMC Queen Conch Training Modules in a European Union/FAO Funded Pilot Program

Outreach and Education Activities by Nicole Greaux

Public Comment by Wessley MertenPublic Comment by Wessley MertenPublic Comment by Wessley MertenPublic Comment by Wessley MertenPublic Comment by Wessley Merten

Outreach and Education Advisory Panel Report

NOAA OLE Enforcement Overview

 

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Framework Amendment 2 Spiny Lobster Annual Catch Limits Reguatory Text

Draft Framework Amendment 2 to the Puerto Rico, St. Croix, and St. Thomas and St. John Fishery Managment Plans: Updates to the Spiny Lobster Overfishing Limit, Acceptable Biological Catch, and Annual Catch Limit

Draft Amendment 3 to the Puerto Rico, St. Croix, and St. Thomas and St. John Management Measures for Dolphin and Wahoo

Regional Strategies for US Caribbean Stock Assessment and Ecosystem Based Fisheries Management

Atlantic Highly Migratory Species Current Actions

Draft Amendment 2 to the Fishery Management Plans for Puerto Rico, St. Croix, and St. Thomas and St. John: Trawl an Net Gear and Descending Devices

Endangered Species Act - Section 7 Consultation Biological Opinion

181st CFMC Hybrid Regular Meeting Verbatim Transcript

Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to Potentially Update National Standard 4,8, and 9 Guidelines

Presentation Amendment 3 to the Puerto Rico, St. Croix, St. Thomas/St. John Fishery Mangement Plans: New Management Measures for Dolphin and Wahoo

Presentation Framework Amendment 2: Update the Overfishing Limit, Acceptable Biological Catch, and Annual Catch Limit for Spiny Lobster

Status of Amendments to the Island-Based Fishery Management Plans

St. Croix Liaison Presentation

Outreach and Education Advisory Panel Report to the Council

Puerto Rico Fisheries Liaison Report to the Council

Eat Lionfish! ¡Come pez león!

St. Thomas / St. John Fisheries Liaison Report to the Council

Value-Added Products as Tool for Management of Invasive Lionfish

St. Thomas Fisherman's Association Statement.

SSC Report to the Council

Inflation Reduction Act

NOAA-OLE Report

DNER Update for the CFMC in Fisheries Intervention

DNER Report to the Council

Equity and Environmental Justice Update

Amendment 2 to the PR, STX, STT/STJ FMPs: Trawl, Net Gear, and Descending Devices

SEDAR 91 US Caribbean Spiny Lobster

EBFMTAP - Report

SEFSC Caribbean Fisheries Branch Update

BIG FISH Media Plan

Dolphinfish Research Program

An Overview of ESA Batched Biological Opinion on the 3 IBFMPs Opinion's Incidental Take Statement

A Synopsis of 2 New ESA Critical Habitat Rules

Grammanik Bank and MCD Present Regulations for the Protection of Spawning Aggregations of Nassau Grouper and Other Species

St. Thomas Fisherman's Association Statement

Bajo de Sico - Area Managed by CFMC

Puerto Rico DAP Report