Oversight of the SEDAR Program is provided by the SEDAR Steering Committee. This Committee oversees the overall process and project scheduling. A number of agencies, or 'Cooperators', are involved in the SEDAR process. These agencies include: the South Atlantic, Caribbean, and Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Councils (respectively SAFMC, CFMC, and GMFMC); NOAA Fisheries Southeast Fisheries Science Center (SEFSC); NOAA Fisheries Southeast Regional Office (SERO); NOAA Fisheries Highly Migratory Species (HMS) Division; and the Atlantic and Gulf States Marine Fisheries Commissions (ASMFC and GSMFC). Each Cooperator listed above is represented on the Steering Committee. Specific members include: the NOAA Fisheries SEFSC Director; the NOAA Fisheries Regional Administrator; the Executive Directors and Chairmen of the three Regional Councils; the HMS Division Chief; and the Executive Directors of the ASMFC and GSMFC.
Briefing book materials for the current meeting are provided below, followed by final meeting reports.
Briefing Book Materials
Final Committee Reports