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Marine Councils Meeting Schedule


Below are the meeting schedules of the Marine Fisheries Council and two Shellfisheries Sections. Approved minutes of past meetings are available online.

The Marine Fisheries Council meets bi-monthly, usually on the first or second Thursday of the month. The two sections of the NJ Shell Fisheries Council (Delaware Bay and Atlantic Coast) meet monthly. The DBSC usually meets on the first Tuesday of the month. The ACSC usually meets on the third Monday of the month. The public is welcome to attend these meetings.

Marine Fisheries Council
Meets at the Galloway Twp. Branch of the Atlantic Co. Library, 306 East Jimmie Leeds Rd., Galloway, NJ 08205, at 5:00 p.m. unless noted otherwise. Please call 609-748-2020 to confirm date and time of meeting. (Directions to library)

January 9

February 13 (Meeting at the Stafford Twp. Municipal Building, 260 East Bay Avenue, Manahawkin, NJ 08050)

March 5 - CANCELED

May 14 - Held as a webinar.

July 9 - Held via GoToWebinar.

September 10 - Held via GoToWebinar.
   Tentative Agenda (pdf, 385kb)

November 5

Atlantic Coast Section of the Shellfisheries Council
Meeting location at Nacote Creek Law Enforcement Office, 360 New York Rd., Port Republic (Atlantic County) unless otherwise noted; meeting time is 7:00 p.m. To confirm date, time and location, and for directions, please call 609-748-2040 the day of the meeting.

January 13
February 10 - CANCELED
March 16 - CANCELED
April 20 - CANCELED
May 18 - Held via GoToMeeting
June 15 - CANCELED
July 20 - CANCELED

August 17 at 6:00 p.m. - Held via GoToMeeting
   Tentative Agenda (pdf, 120kb)
   NJ Wind Port Project Information (pdf, 125kb)

September 21 at 6:00 p.m. - To be held via GoToMeeting
  To join the meeting you must connect via a computer, tablet, or smart phone. This may require the (free) download of the web viewer app.
  New to GoToMeeting? Install GoToMeeting App and be ready when meeting starts.
  Join Meeting via GoToMeeting
  Phone Access (toll free): 877-309-2073
  Access Code: 337-585-485
  GoToMeeting User Guide (pdf, 390kb)
  The meeting "room" will open at 5:30 p.m. to allow attendees to test their connection and audio, but the meeting does not start until 6:00 p.m.
  Agenda (pdf, 145kb)
  Shellfish Lesee Renewal Letter (pdf, 260kb)

October 19
November 16
December 21

Delaware Bay Section of the Shellfisheries Council
Meetings are normally held on Tuesdays at the Haskin Shellfish Research Lab, 6959 Miller Ave., Bivalve, in Cumberland County. All meetings start at 6:00 p.m. unless noted otherwise. To confirm date, time and location, and for directions, please call 856-785-0730 the day of the meeting.

January 7
March 3

May 12 - Held via GoToMeeting
   Tentative Agenda with Attachments - (pdf, 590kb)


July 28 at 5:00 p.m. - Held via GoToMeeting

September 1 - CANCELED
November 10

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Last Updated: September 17, 2020