Hearing to Review Massachusetts Fishery Management Plans

October 3, 2011

Field Hearing

Hearing Room A-1 Massachusetts State House, 24 Beacon Street, Boston, MA 02108

WASHINGTON, D.C.—The Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation today announced a hearing to review Massachusetts' fishery management plans. 

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Witness Panel 1

  • The Honorable Jane Lubchenco

    Under Secretary of Commerce for Oceans and Atmosphere
    Administrator of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Witness Panel 2

  • Mr. Paul Diodati

    Massachusetts Division of Marine Fisheries
    Diodati Testimony (136.67 KB)
  • Mr. Stephen P. Welch

    Fisherman and Board Member
    Northeast Seafood Coalition
    Welch Testimony (72.71 KB)
  • Dr. Steve Cadrin

    Associate Professor, Department of Fisheries Oceanography School for Marine Science & Technology
    UMass Dartmouth
    Cadrin Testimony (104.06 KB)
  • Mr. Colin McAllister "Rip" Cunningham Jr.

    Acting Chairman
    Northeast Fisheries Management Council
  • Dr. Brian J. Rothschild

    Montgomery Charter Professor of Marine Science
    Department of Fisheries Oceanography School for Marine Science & Technology, UMass Dartmouth