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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.

 

 

 

 

 

 
   
2016 Regional Fishery Management Council Meetings
 
2016 Interim Council Coordination Meeting:  February 22-24, Washington, DC
2016 Annual Council Coordination Meeting:  May 24-26, St. Thomas, USVI
2016 Council Member Training: November 1-3, Silver Spring, MD
 
2016 Regional Fishery Management Councils  -  Proposed Meeting Schedule
  New England Mid-Atlantic South Atlantic Caribbean Gulf of Mexico Pacific North Pacific Western Pacific
January Jan 26-28
Sheraton Harborside
Portsmouth, NH
      Jan 25-29
Perdido Beach Resort
Orange Beach, AL
     
February   Feb 9-11
DoubleTree by Hilton Newbern Riverfront
Newbern, NC
        Feb 1-9
Benson Hotel
Portland, OR
 
March     Mar 7-11
Westin Jekyll Is
Jekyll Island, GA
    Mar 8-14
DoubleTree by Hilton
Sacramento, CA
  Mar 15-17
Laniakea YWCA
Honolulu, HI
April Apr 19-21
Hilton Hotel
Mystic, CT
Apr 12-14
Montauk Yacht Club
Montauk, NY
    Apr 4-8
DoubleTree
Austin, TX
Apr 8-14
Hilton Vancouver
Vancouver, WA
Apr 4-12
Hilton Anchorage
Anchorage, AK
 
May                
June Jun 21-23
Holiday Inn by the Bay
Portland, ME
Jun 13-16
Courtyard Marriott
Newark, DE
Jun 13-17
Hilton Cocoa Beach Oceanfront
Cocoa Beach, FL
Jun 27-30

St. Croix, USVI
Jun 20-24
Hilton Clearwater Beach
Clearwater, FL
Jun 22-28
Hotel Murano
Tacoma, WA
Jun 6-14

Kodiak, AK
Jun 6-7, 9-10 Garapan, CNMI
Tumon, Guam
July                
August   Aug 8-11
Hilton Oceanfront
Virginia Beach, VA
  Aug 23-24
Condado Vanderbilt Hotel
San Juan, Puerto Rico
Aug 15-19
Astor Crowne Plaza
New Orleans, LA
    Aug 3
Teleconference Webinar
September Sep 20-22
DoubleTree by Hilton
Danvers, MA
  Sep 12-16
Marina Inn at Grand Dunes
Myrtle Beach, SC
    Sep 14-20
The Riverside Hotel
Boise, ID
   
October   Oct 4-6
Stockton Seaview Hotel
Galloway, NJ
    Oct 17-21
IP Casino & Resort
Biloxi, MS
  Oct 3-11
Hilton Anchorage
Anchorage, AK
Oct 10-14
Honolulu, HI
November Nov 15-17
Hotel Viking
Newport, RI
        Nov 15-21
Hyatt Regency Orange Co
Garden Grove, CA
   
December   Dec 13-15
Royal Sonesta Harbor Court
Baltimore, MD
Dec 5-9
DoubleTree Oceanfront
Atlantic Beach, NC
Dec 12-15
St. Thomas, USVI
    Dec 5-13
Hilton Anchorage
Anchorage, AK
 
 
*Please check Council websites for updated information, as meeting dates are subject to change.
2017 Regional Fishery Management Council Meetings
 
2017 Interim Council Coordination Meeting: TBA
2017 Annual Council Coordination Meeting: TBA
2017 Council Member Training: TBA
 
2017 Regional Fishery Management Councils  -  Proposed Meeting Schedule
  New England Mid-Atlantic South Atlantic Caribbean Gulf of Mexico Pacific North Pacific Western Pacific
January Jan 24-26
Sheraton Harborside
Portsmouth, NH
      Jan 30-Feb 3
Astor Crowne Plaza
New Orleans, LA
  Jan 30-Feb 7
Renaissance Hotel
Seattle, WA
 
February   Feb 14-16
Hilton Garden Inn Outer Banks
Kitty Hawk, NC
           
March     Mar 6-10
Westin Jekyll Is
Jekyll Island, GA
    Mar 7-14
Hilton Vancouver
Vancouver, WA
   
April Apr 18-20
Hilton Hotel
Mystic, CT
Apr 11-13
Icona Golden Inn
Avalon, NJ
    Apr 3-7
Hyatt Regency
Birmingham, AL
Apr 6-12
DoubleTree by Hilton
Sacramento, CA
Apr 3-11
Anchorage, AK
 
May                
June Jun 20-22
Holiday Inn by the Bay
Portland, ME
Jun 6-8
The Main Hotel
Norfolk, VA
Jun 12-16
Sawgrass Marriott
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL
  Jun 5-9
Naples Grand Beach Resort
Naples, FL
Jun 7-14
DoubleTree by Hilton City Center
Spokane, WA
Jun 5-13
Centennial Hall Convention Center
Juneau, AK
 
July                
August   Aug 8-10
Courtyard Philadelphia Downtown
Philadelphia, PA
    Aug 7-11
Marriott Plaza
San Antonio, TX
     
September Sep 19-20
Beauport
Gloucester, MA
  Sep 11-15
Town and Country Inn
Charleston, SC
    Sep 11-18
The Riverside Hotel
Boise, ID
   
October   Oct 10-12
Hyatt Long Island East End
Riverhead, NY
    Oct 2-6
Beau Rivage Resort
Biloxi, MS
  Oct 2-10
Anchorage, AK
 
November Nov 14-16
Hotel Viking
Providence, RI
        Nov 13-20
Hyatt Regency Orange Co
Costa Mesa, CA
   
December   Dec 11-14
Westin Annapolis
Annapolis, MD
Dec 4-8
DoubleTree by Hilton
Atlantic Beach, NC
      Dec 4-12
Anchorage, AK
 
 
*Please check Council websites for updated information, as meeting dates are subject to change.