31, · Striped Bass at e ASMFC Winter Meeting. by admin. in ASMFC, Striped Bass. on uary 31, . 11. From a success story to a potential collapse, ASMFC owns is mess. On uary 15, e Technical Committee at ASMFC reviewed conservation equivalency proposals from various states in preparation for e meeting scheduled on February 4, . Feb 19, · ASMFC Striped Bass Meeting Demonstrates Need For Reforms. e first question set e tone of e meeting. is photo and top photo by John McMurray. In ober, e Atlantic States ine Fisheries Commission’s Atlantic Striped Bass Management Board (Management Board) adopted Addendum VI to Amendment 6 to e Atlantic Striped Bass Interstate Fishery Management Plan . Feb 07, · Striped Bass & Menhaden Headline is Week’s ASMFC Meeting Posted by John McMurray Feb 7, Commercial Fishing, Featured, Policy, Recreational Fishing Leave a Comment Good news wi menhaden, but it’s likely e Commission will fall short on striped bass. After e Management Board passed Addendum IV to Amendment 6 to e Atlantic Striped Bass Interstate Fishery Management Plan (Addendum IV) in , recreational fishermen in Chesapeake Bay were required to reduce fishing mortality by 20.5 percent, compared to what it was in . Yet after an ASMFC study revealed at ose anglers not only failed to achieve such reduction, but instead Au or: Charles Witek. 18, · A year later, at e ober Management Board meeting, information provided in connection wi a new stock assessment update demonstrated at far from suffering greatly, recreational fishermen in yland were killing more striped bass an ey had been before Addendum IV was adopted. Instead of reducing fishing mortality by 20.5, compared to e base year, as . In a meeting of e Atlantic States ine Fishery Commission (ASMFC) held on Wed. 2//6/19 e striped bass management board was presented wi a preliminary bench k stock assessment at said e striped bass spawning stock biomass had slipped to well below e target level. is puts e stock into e formally overfished category. 21, · PATCHOGUE, NY - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) blasted New York’s delegates to e Atlantic States ine Fisheries Commission (ASMFC) following e conclusion of is mon ’s spring meeting, during which no progress was made in rectifying New York’s already inequitable quotas for species across e board, including Black Sea Bass, Striped Bass and Fluke. Last year, e ASMFC. Phone: 703-842-0740 Fax: 703-842-0741 [email protected] 50 N. Highland Street, Suite 200 A-N, Arlington, VA 22201. 22, · You can live stream e meeting if anyone is interested. e striped bass meeting is on ursday starting at 8:30 am. You can live stream all 3 days. I know we aren’t allowed to post links but you can search Atlantic States ine Fisheries Commission meeting ust 8. It came up as e first link and just scroll down to live streaming. Summer Meeting Webinar Final Agenda & Materials. Coronavirus Update. Annual Report. Forging Knowledge Into Change: Commemorating 75 Years of Cooperative Sustainable Fisheries Management. ASMFC Compact, Rules & Regulations. Action Plan. ISFMP Charter (revised ust ) ASMFC Status of e Stocks. Atlantic States ine Fisheries Commission. Atlantic Striped Bass Management Board. April 30, . :15.m. – 2:30 p.m. Arlington, Virginia. Draft Agenda. e times listed are approximate. e order in which ese items will be taken is subject to change. o er items be added as necessary. 1. 17, · In Uncategorized. 1 Comment on No ision at ASMFC Striped Bass Panel Meeting I’m sorry about not being able to do a blog last night, but as noted in e last blog I was attending e ASMFC Striped Bass Advisory Panel meeting in Baltimore and my return flight was delayed for hours and didn’t leave for Nek until 11:30. e meeting will be held at Wentwor by e Sea, 588 Wentwor Road, New Castle, NH. 603.422.7322 Sustainable and Cooperative Management of Atlantic Coastal Fisheries Atlantic States ine Fisheries Commission Atlantic Striped Bass Management Board ober 30, 2:45 – 5:45 p.m. Apr 29, · SOME GOOD, SOME BAD, AND SOME UNCERTAINTY. ASMFC met to discuss striped bass on April 29, . e focus of e meeting was to address e overfished and overfishing status of stiped bass. e stock assessment. shows an alarming downd trend for e stock. At e last meeting, e Striped Bass Management board asked e Technical Committee to analyze e data . 31, · e Commission’s Atlantic Striped Bass Management Board approved Addendum VI to Amendment 6 of e Interstate Fishery Management Plan for Atlantic Striped Bass. e Addendum reduces all state commercial quotas by 18, and implements a 1 fish bag limit and a 28 -35 recreational slot limit for ocean fisheries and a 1 fish bag limit and an. 04, · e Atlantic States ine Fisheries Commission (ASMFC) will hold its next meeting on 5 -6 via webinar. Bo days will cover some important topics from herring to menhaden and striped bass to bluefish. For striped bass anglers, e part to watch will be e Atlantic Striped Bass Management Board meeting from 3-4PM on 5. 14, 2004 · Fisheries Commission ASMFC striped bass management board meeting in New. Hampshire on 11/ /04. Here is a synopsis of what we heard and our. comments on a number of relevant issues.~. Stock assessment for e 2003 fishing year:~ e ASMFC stock. assessment report shows at striped bass 7 years and older along e. 03, · e Atlantic States ine Fisheries Commission (ASMFC) is seeking public comment on Draft Addendum VI to Amendment 6 of e Interstate Fishery Management Plan (FMP) for Atlantic Striped Bass. A full schedule of public hearings is available at www.asmfc.org. e time is NOW! Tomorrow, Feb. 4, from 11:15 AM to 3 PM, e ASMFC Striped Bass management board will meet to consider Addendum VI and review state implementation plans and conservation equivalency proposals. Conservation Equivalency (CE) shouldn’t be part of e management plan to restore e Striped Bass stock at has already been lared overfished and . 19, · Good news wi menhaden, but a storm brewing wi striped bass By Capt. John McMurray e Atlantic States ine Fisheries Commission met ust 3 to ust 6 to address a number of issues. As is usually e case, we’ll try and boil it down to just e stuff you’re most likely interested. Let’s start wi menhaden. Menhaden e Menhaden Management Board met, in two . Addendum IV to e Striped Bass Management Plan. If e wild striped bass fishery is to recover, e ASMFC must mandate bo a coast wide reduction in fishing mortality of at least 50 in , and a significant reduction in e harvest of e remaining large prime breeders. e regulations in place up rough 2002 allowed e striped bass. 28, · 28, — e following was released by e Atlantic States ine Fisheries Commission: e Atlantic States ine Fisheries Commission’s 77 Annual Meeting will be held ober 21-25, at e Roosevelt Hotel, Madison Avenue. e room block is now closed. Please notify Cindy Robertson ([email protected] or 703.842.0740) if you need . You plan for big turnouts. is is day one stuff. Do you honestly ink ere isn’t going to be a big turnout for striped bass? So, bad planning is rough. Making people stand outside in 30 degree rainy wea er is rougher. When e agenda came out, comments were listed at e end, after e votes would be made on striped bass. 01, · A full Amendment would most likely rewrite e entire Striped Bass Fishery Management Plan and probably take 2 years to complete. Again, any ision on e full Amendment was postponed. So here is what is going to happen. ASMFC will approve a plan information document (PID) for an addendum to go out for public comment at eir ust meeting. Feb 08, · A motion, which passed wi only one dissenting vote, tasking ASMFC staff (e Technical Committee) wi providing e Striped Bass Board, at its meeting, wi e reductions in harvest needed to reduce fishing mortality and end overfishing, and also wi at least one example of a combination of size limits, bag limits and/or seasons (for. ASMFC 73RD ANNUAL MEETING - Scheduled for e week of ober 27 - 30, e 73rd Annual ASMFC Annual Meeting will cover a wide range of topics including fisheries management on striped bass, American eel, cancer crab and more. Contact: John Maniscalco at 631-444-0430. A second meeting will be held on 12 from 6 to 9 p.m. at NYS Region 3 Office, 21 Sou Putt Corners Road, New Paltz, NY. Contact: Gregg Kenney at 845-256-3199. Input from ese meetings will go a long way tods determining striped bass regulations in . 3 – 4:30 PM Atlantic Striped Bass Management Board (continued) Supplemental Reconvene Consider Postponed Motions from April (D. Borden) Action Main Motion: Move to initiate an Amendment to e Atlantic Striped Bass Fishery Management Plan to address e needed consideration for change on e issues of fishery goals and objectives, empirical/biological/spatial reference points. is ing is an utter mess. i ink e asmfc needs to be exposed for e piss poor job ey do. ey need to be hammered at every opportunity. I like wh Jump to content. Main Forum. Conservation equivalency under fire at ASMFC Striped Bass Management Board meeting. ASMFC is planning to review all public comment and consider final approval of various options and addendums at eir ober meetings, wi any changes to e commercial and recreational harvest of striped bass expected to be in place starting in . 25, · Exhibit 1 — Meeting minutes from e ember 20, meeting of e Advisory Council on Tidal Finfisheries, which include e Council’s motion to recommend Delae’s Atlantic States ine Fisheries Commission (ASMFC)-approved Management Option 1 for compliance wi ASMFC Striped Bass Addendum VI. 01, · It's all happening down (up) in Portsmou is week. Calendar is here: ASMFC Annual Meeting e Striped Bass Cluster will be Wednesday afternoon from 2:45 - 5:45. I'll try to listen in Wednesday to e meeting. Been rough 505 pages of e 1233 pages of letters and so far 2 very interesting trends emerged from e For Hire groups. e ASMFC Striped Bass Management Board is slated to meet again in where commissioners are expected to begin tackling e issue of e coastwide striped bass line. A Bench k Stock Assessment for e Atlantic Striped Bass was prepared by e Atlantic States ine Fisheries Commission (ASMFC) during and submitted for peer review. 15, · I was out of e country, so I missed e live stream of e ASMFC meeting. I did hear some secondhand comments from o ers who watched. Lowlights included a few commissioners congratulating emselves for being longstanding ASMFC honchos (great resume point: In charge of saving striped bass when e stock was imated. ). business as usual (read: foxes guarding e . 31, · I entered e meeting room wi some trepidation. For e past year, e Atlantic States ine Fisheries Commission had been debating e implications of e most recent bench k assessment of e striped bass stock, and whe er changes needed to be made to . STRIPED BASS UPDATE. Amendment 6 to e Striped Bass plan is moving ford. As usual, I attended e last striped bass meeting representing JCAA. e schedule is to have e Amendment 6 ready for public hearing by mid ober, after ASMFC’s annual meeting. We will start discussing e JCAA position at e next JCAA meeting. 09, · On ursday, ust 8, e Atlantic Striped Bass Management Board (Board) of e Atlantic States ine Fisheries Commission (ASMFC) met as part of e Annual Summer Meeting in Arlington, VA.On e agenda for e Board was to consider Draft Addendum VI for Public Comment. and to consider postponed motions from April to initiate an Amendment to e Atlantic Striped Bass . On Wednesday, ober 30, e Atlantic States ine Fisheries Commission’s Atlantic Striped Bass Management Board adopted Addendum VI to Amendment 6 to e Interstate Fishery A blow by blow of e ASMFC striped bass meeting at took place met on April 29, . 20, · Here is a post-ASMFC meeting round up and what needs to happen next. In early ust, e Atlantic States ine Fisheries Commission met and took action on Atlantic striped bass. e Commission’s Atlantic Striped Bass Management Board (Board) approved Draft Addendum VI for public comment. e ASMFC is expected to review striped bass public comments and come to a ision on new regulations at eir ober meeting. Fishermen and o er interested groups are encouraged to provide input on to e ASMFC striped bass draft addendum ei er by attending state public hearings or by providing written comment. 5, — e following was released by e Atlantic States ine Fisheries Commission: Please find below e preliminary agenda for e Commission’s 72nd Annual Meeting in St. Simons Island, Georgia. e agenda also be viewed here. Additional meeting details are also contained in e attached meeting notice, which includes. 17, · For background on striped bass see: Fissues/Atlantic Striped Bass. ASMFC Menhaden Management Board: is was a middle of e process meeting for staff to update e board on development of Amendment 3 to e menhaden plan. Amendment 3 has two main components. 07, · Atlantic States ine Fisheries Commission Accepts Striped Bass Slot Limit for Season Ben Duchesney 11/7/ Nor Carolina ear quake wi 5.1 . Feb 07, · Good news wi menhaden, but it’s likely e Commission will fall short on striped bass Menhaden. So, here’s e good news. It is highly likely, after a good 20 years of advocacy by anglers and environmental groups, at we’ll see menhaden managed in e context of its value as a prey species, by as early as e 2021 fishing year, if ings go okay. 21, · It’s important to note at e commission’s own science showed at an additional cut is needed to give striped bass a 50 percent chance of meeting target goals. erefore, additional harvest cuts will likely be needed to ensure e long-term recovery and heal of striped bass and o er important sportfish. STRIPED BASS. e Striped Bass Board (e board) met on Wednesday to consider a conservation equivalency proposal from yland. For some quick background, back in , e Commission, in response to lining striped bass numbers, implemented Addendum IV, which mandated a 25 reduction along e coast and 20.5 in e Chesapeake Bay, wi e stipulated intent of achieving an . 07, 20 · WASHINGTON DC – Anglers will soon have e opportunity to comment on a new effort to increase e coastal commercial harvest of striped bass by 20 to 50 percent, after e Atlantic States ine Fisheries Commission’s (ASMFC) Striped Bass Management Board voted is week to send e proposal out for public hearing. 15, · As is e case wi most ASMFC meetings, a lot happened. However, in e interest of simplification, we’re going to restrict is sum y to what we ink is critically important to anglers. Number one on at list is striped bass. e Striped Bass Board received a update from ASMFC .