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Marine Fisheries - Nov 2014 Audio

Marine Fisheries

Intracoastal Wetlands - Fairfield NC

Marine Fisheries Commission Business Meeting
Hilton Garden Inn, Kitty Hawk
November 19-21, 2014

Audio Presentations

The following are audio files in .mp3 format, recorded at the recent Division of Marine Fisheries public meeting. These audio files are compatible with multimedia applications such as iTunes, Windows Media Player or RealPlayer (etc.). To download, you may right click on the hyperlink of the audio files to save to your hard drive to listen to later.

Public Meeting
Receive public comment relative to any fisheries management issues


Call to Order
Conflict of Interest Reminder
Roll Call
Vote on Approval of Agenda
Vote on Approval of Meeting Minutes
Recognition of Paul Rose
Public Comment
Receive public comment relative to any fisheries management issues


Chairman's Report
Review administrative actions and issues from the chair

  • Letters
  • Ethics Training Reminder
  • 2015 Meeting Schedule Reminder
  • 2015 Initiative Development

Issues from Commissioners

  • Oriental Artificial Reef 

Committee Reports
Review and consideration of action items from committee meetings

  • Northern
  • Southern
  • Finfish/Striped Mullet Fishery Management Plan
  • Habitat and Water Quality
  • Shellfish/Crustacean
  • Oyster and Hard Clam Fishery Management Plans
  • Nominating
  • Conservation Fund
  • Sea Turtle Advisory Committee

Recreational Discard Mortality of Red Drum and Spotted Seatrout
Lee Paramore (Presentation)

Fishery Management Plans
Catherine Blum

  • Status of On-Going Plans

Striped Mullet Fishery Management Plan
Jason Rock and Casey Knight (Presentation)
Review plan and vote to send out for review and comment

  • Review Advisory Committee and Public Input
  • Select Preferred Management Options
  • Vote on Approving Draft FMP
  • Vote to send to Department of Environment and Natural Resources and Joint Legislative Commission on Governmental Operations

Rulemaking
Catherine Blum

  • 2014/2015 Rulemaking Cycle
  • Review of Public Hearings and Public Comment

Rule Suspensions
At each meeting, the commission must vote to continue suspension of any rules the Division of Marine Fisheries Director has suspended by proclamation.

  • Vote on Rule Suspension for Portions of 15A NCAC 03J .0103 Gill Net Yardage Restrictions
  • Vote on Rule Suspension for Portions of 15A NCAC 03O .0501 Atlantic Ocean Striped Bass Commercial Gear Permit
  • Vote on Rule Suspension for Portions of 15A NCAC 03M. 0510 American Eel Harvest Limits

For-Hire Logbook Update
Doug Mumford (Presentation)


Region 3 Proposed Strategic Habitat Area Nominations
Anne Deaton (Presentation)
Review and approve strategic habitat areas for Coastal Region 3 for inclusion in the Coastal Habitat Protection Plan

  • Vote on nominations of Region 3 Strategic Habitat Areas

Director's Report: part 1
Dr. Louis Daniel
Reports and updates on recent Division of Marine Fisheries activities


Issues from Commissioners
Meeting Assignments and Preview of Agenda Items for Upcoming Meeting
Nancy Fish

N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries • 3441 Arendell Street • Morehead City, NC 28557 • 252-726-7021 or 800-682-2632

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