Summary of Plan Plan Amendments Framework Adjustments


Next Joint Committee and Advisory Panel Meeting - August 25th

Meeting Summaries

Monkfish Oversight Committee
NEFMC Members
  • John Quinn (Chair)
  • Mark Alexander
  • Terry Alexander
  • Vincent Balzano
  • Matthew McKenzie
  • Dave Preble
  • Michael Pentony, NMFS
  • MAFMC Members
  • Laurie Nolan (Vice Chair)
  • Thomas Baum
  • Steve Heins
  • Jeff Kaelin

  • Monkfish Advisory Panel
    Timothy Caldwell, Swanville, ME Jan Margenson, Brewster, MA
    Timothy Froelich, Flanders, NY Dan Mears, Barnegat Light, NJ
    Eric Hansen, Mattapoisett, MA William P. MCann, Wareham, MA
    Chris Hickman, Hatteras, NC Randall Morgan, Greenbackville, VA
    Allyson Jordan, Portland, ME William McCann, Wareham, MA
    Louis Julliard, Southboro, MA James Nash, Chatham, MA
    Michael Karch, Tuckerton, NJ Ted Platz, Newport, RI
    Richard LaRocca, Center Moriches, NY Christopher Rainone, Little Egg Harbor, NJ

    SAFE Reports

    Original FMP


             Framework Adjustment 8 Final Rule

              NOAA Announces 2013 Monkfish Research Set-Aside Awards

              FR Emergency temporary rule; interim measures - effective date is extended through April 30, 2014

             NOAA Announces 2012 Monkfish Research Set-Aside Awards
             NMFS Atlantic Sturgeon Draft Biological Opinion for Seven New England Fisheries

            Amendment 6 Information  
             Control Date to Limit Excessive Accumulation Control in MF Fishery; ANPR
             Scoping hearing summaries:
             Virginia Beach, VA (12/15/10)        Gloucester, MA (1/4/11)     Hyannis, MA (1/10/11)          Warwick, RI (1/11/11)     New Bedford, MA (1/11/11)
             Portland, ME (1/19/11)                    Riverhead, NY (1/31/11)    Manahawkin, NJ (2/1/11)     New Bern, NC (2/9/11)
             Monkfish Amendment 6 (catch shares) scoping comments received through March 7, 2011 are available on a CD upon request from either
             the NEFMC office (contact or NMFS Regional Office (contact
             Amendment 6 Scoping Document
             Amendment 6 Scoping Comments received

          Committee and Council Meeting Materials
          2014 Meetings
    2013 Meetings

            Other Information
    Monkfish Stock Assessment (SARC50)
      Monkfish Management Article in ICES Journal of Marine Science
            Report of the Northeast Data Poor Stocks Working Group: Monkfish (Dr. Jim Weinberg, NEFSC)
          Monkfish Assessment Summary Presentation
          Monkfish Egg Veil Reporting
          Monkfish 2006 Annual Specifications Document Incorporating the Stock Assessment and Fishery Evaluation (SAFE Report) for the 2004 Fishing year

            Atlantic Sturgeon Maps
          Related Links
    Mid Atlantic Fishery Council