Implementation of the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act

March 8, 2011

253 Russell Senate Office Building

Feature Image 8WASHINGTON, D.C.—The U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation announces the following Oceans, Atmosphere, Fisheries, and Coast Guard Subcommittee hearing on implementation of the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act.

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Webcast

Majority Statement

  • Chairman John D. (Jay) Rockefeller IV

    U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation
  • Senator Mark Begich

    Chairman
    U.S. Senate Subcommittee on Oceans, Atmosphere, Fisheries, and Coast Guard

Witness Panel 1

  • Dr. Douglas DeMaster

    Acting Director of Scientific Programs and Chief Science Advisor
    National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS)
  • Mr. Eric C. Schwaab

    Assistant Administrator
    NMFS

Witness Panel 2

  • Mr. William R. Bird

    Attorney at Law and Private Angler
    Bird Testimony (38.89 KB)
  • Mr. Vito Giacalone

    Policy Director
    Northeast Seafood Coalition
  • Dr. William C. Hogarth

    Interim Director, Florida Institute of Oceanography
    University of South Florida
    Hogarth Testimony (169.29 KB)
  • Ms. Stephanie Madsen

    Executive Director
    At Sea Processors Association