Draft Documents

NOAA report - The State of Deep-Sea Coral and Sponge Ecosystems of the United States
Public Hearing Meeting Notice - Revised
Public Hearing Document
Public Hearing Presentation
Deep-Sea Coral Amendment – updated December 12, 2017
Memorandum of Understanding with MAFMC and SAFMC
Mid-Atlantic Deep-Sea Coral Amendment (Mackerel, Squid, Butterfish Amendment 16)
Northeast Canyons and Seamounts Marine National Monument declaration
2014 NMFS Guidance on protections of corals under MSA §403(b) discretionary authority
To see the coral zones on a map with other data sets, go to http://www.northeastoceandata.org/data-explorer/, and select ‘Commercial Fishing’, and then ‘Draft Alternative Management Areas’.