This Monday, December 20 the New England Fisheries Managemet Council's Atlantic Herring Oversight Committee will conduct a joint meeting with the Atlantic Herring Advisory Panel in order to further develop Ammendment 5 to the Atlantic Herring Fisheries Mangement Plan.
On the agenda is analysis and development of alternatives to reduce by catch of River Herring
The meeting will be at the Sheraton Harborside in Portsmouth, NH, and will begin at 9:30 am Monday morning. The public is welcome and ecouraged to to attend.
Honet By Catch rates this meeting an "8" on level of importance and need for publc participation.