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Council Meeting Schedule

Each regional fishery management council (council) holds meetings throughout the year to discuss issues important to the conservation and management of the region’s fisheries. Below is a list of meetings by council.





2015 Regional Fishery Management Council Meetings
2015 Interim Council Coordination Meeting:  February 18-19 •  Holiday Inn Capitol, Washington, DC
2015 Annual Council Coordination Meeting:  June 22-25 •  Marriott Beachside Key West Hotel, Key West, FL
2015 Council Member Training: October 27-29 • Washington, DC Metro Area
2015 Regional Fishery Management Councils  -  Proposed Meeting Schedule
  New England Mid-Atlantic South Atlantic Caribbean Gulf of Mexico Pacific North Pacific Western Pacific
January Jan 27-29
Sheraton Harborside
Portsmouth, NH
      Jan 26-29
Grand Hotel Marriott
Point Clear, AL
February   Feb 10-12
DoubleTree Brownstone U.
Raleigh, NC
        Feb 2-10
Renaissance Hotel
Seattle, WA
March     Mar 2-6
King & Prince Resort
St. Simons Island, GA
  Mar 30-Apr 2
Golden Nugget
Biloxi, MS
Mar 6-12
Hilton Vancouver
Vancouver, WA
  Mar 16-18
Laniakea YWCA
Honolulu, HI
April Apr 21-23
Hilton Hotel
Mystic, CT
Apr 14-16
Ocean Place Resort
Long Branch, NJ
  Apr 21-22
Divi Carina Hotel
St. Croix, USVI
  Apr 10-16
DoubleTree Hilton Sonoma
Rohnert Park, CA
Apr 6-14
Hilton Anchorage
Anchorage, AK
June Jun 16-18
Hotel Viking
Newport, RI
Jun 9-11
Hilton Oceanfront
Virginia Beach, VA
Jun 8-12
DoubleTree Grand Key
Key West, FL
  Jun 8-12
Marriott Beachside
Key West, FL
Jun 11-17
DoubleTree City Center
Spokane, WA
Jun 1-9
Sitka, AK
Jun 15-18
American Samoa
August   Aug 11-13
Holiday Inn Midtown
New York, NY
  Aug 18-19
Puerto Rico
Aug 10-14
Hilton Riverside
New Orleans, LA
September Sep 29-Oct 1
Radisson Plymouth
Plymouth, MA
  Sep 14-18
Beach House Resort
Hilton Head Island, SC
    Sep 10-16
DoubleTree Hilton
Sacramento, CA
October   Oct 6-8
DoubleTree Center City
Philadelphia, PA
    Oct 5-9
Hilton Galveston Island
Galveston, TX
  Oct 5-13
Hilton Anchorage
Anchorage, AK
November           Nov 13-19
Hyatt Regency Orange Co
Garden Grove, CA
December Dec 1-3
Holiday Inn by the Bay
Portland, ME
Dec 8-10
The Westin
Annapolis, MD
Dec 7-11
DoubleTree Oceanfront
Atlantic Beach, NC
Dec 15-16
St. Thomas, USVI
    Dec 7-15
Hilton Anchorage
Anchorage, AK
*Please check Council websites for updated information, as meeting dates are subject to change.