Events

October 25 - 28, 2021
hooks on a basket

Gulf Council to Meet in Person and by Webinar October 25 – 28

The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council (Council) will meet Monday, October 25 through Thursday, October 28 at the Perdido Beach Resort in Orange Beach, Alabama. Virtual participation will also be available by webinar. The meeting will begin with the adoption of Council Committee Assignments through August 2022. At this meeting,…

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October 21, 2021
raw Louisiana shrimp

Gulf Council Convenes a Focus Group on Shrimp Data Collection

09:00 am - 05:00 pm @

The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council will host a focus group on a Shrimp Data Collection Framework Action that aims to transition the federally permitted Gulf shrimp fleet to a new platform for vessel position data collection and transmission. This meeting will be held by webinar on Thursday, October 21,…

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October 20, 2021
net-casting contraption

October Shrimp Task Force Meeting

10:00 am - 12:00 pm @

Louisiana Shrimp Task Force Meeting Wednesday, October 20, 2021, 10:00 a.m. LA Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Headquarters 2000 Quail Dr, Baton Rouge, LA 70898   Due to the public health emergency guidelines established in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, only 40 members of the public will be allowed in…

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October 19, 2021
oyster boat in Gulf

October Oyster Task Force Meeting

01:00 pm - 03:00 pm @

Louisiana Oyster Task Force Meeting Mitch Jurisich, Chairman Tuesday, October 19, 2021, 1:00 p.m. St. Bernard Port Harbor and Terminal Building 100 Port Blvd. Chalmette, LA 70043   Due to the public health emergency guidelines established in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, all members of the public will have to…

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October 14, 2021
Fisherman holding a cobia on boat

In-Person and Virtual Public Hearings on Cobia: Baton Rouge

06:00 pm - 09:00 pm @

The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council will hold eight in-person public hearings and one webinar to solicit public comments on Draft Coastal Migratory Pelagic Amendment 32: Modifications to the Gulf of Mexico Migratory Group Cobia Catch Limits, Possession Limits, Size Limits, and Framework Procedure. Amendment 32 considers modifying cobia…

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October 7, 2021
fresh oytsers

LA Wildlife and Fisheries Commission October Meeting

09:30 am - 11:30 am @

The Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission will meet at 9:30 a.m., Thursday, October 7, at the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries headquarters, located at 2000 Quail Drive in Baton Rouge. Due to the public health emergency guidelines established in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, attendance will be restricted to…

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September 28, 2021
photo of three oyster boats in Gulf waters

September Oyster Task Force Meeting

01:00 pm - 03:00 pm @

Louisiana Oyster Task Force Meeting Mitch Jurisich, Chairman Tuesday, September 28, 2021, 1:00 p.m. New Orleans Lakefront Airport 6001 Stars and Stripes Boulevard, Suite 234 New Orleans, LA 70126   Due to the public health emergency guidelines established in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, all members of the public will…

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September 29, 2021
school of tuna in blue water

Online Workshop for Individual Fishing Quota (IFQ) Program Participants

05:00 pm - 06:30 pm @

Key Message: NOAA Fisheries invites all Individual Fishing Quota program (IFQ) participants to attend a virtual workshop, including brief presentations followed by Q&A sessions. For further information, IFQ participants can contact Catch Share Support at (866) 425-7627 between 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Eastern Standard Time (EST), Monday through Friday…

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