Gulf Council to Meet in Galveston, TX


October 5, 2015
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Gulf Council to Meet in Galveston, TX

The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council will meet October 5 – 8, 2015, at the Hilton Galveston Island Hotel in Galveston, Texas. Committee meetings will convene Monday at 8:30 am, concluding at 11:00 am Wednesday. The full Council will convene Wednesday morning beginning at 11:00 am. The Council is expected to adjourn by 4:00 pm Thursday. The Committees & Council Agenda is posted on the Council web site and  meeting materials will be posted as they become available.

Public comment is scheduled Wednesday from 2:30 pm to 5:00 pm. Testimony will be taken on Final Action on a Framework Action to set Gag Recreational Season and Gag and Black Grouper Minimum Size Limits followed by Open Public Comment.

Council meetings are open to the public and are broadcast live over the internet. To register, visit, or call 888-833-1844.