August 2017

Tuesday, August 8, 2017 - Thursday, August 10, 2017

Courtyard Philadelphia Downtown
21 N. Juniper St., Philadelphia, PA 19107
Telephone 215-496-3200

Agenda Overview and Briefing Materials

Stock Status

Surfclam/Ocean Quahog

Excessive Shares Amendment, Surfclam OFL/ABC discussion

Risk Policy Framework – Meeting 1

Bluefish Specifications

Scup Specifications

Summer Flounder Amendment

Summer Flounder Specifications

Summer Flounder Recreational Issues

Black Sea Bass Specifications

Black Sea Bass Recreational Issues and Amendment Consideration

Law Enforcement Reports

Ecosystem Approach to Fisheries Management Risk Assessment

Business Session

Briefing Materials:

Webinar Recordings:

NOTE: Due to technical difficulties with the webinar, there are intermittent periods without sound on the webinar recordings for bluefish and scup specifications. To access complete audio-only recordings from these portions of the meeting, go to