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The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission (ASMFC) and the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection's Division of Fish and Wildlife will host a public meeting regarding the recently released Public Information Document for Amendment 1 to the Interstate Fishery Management Plan for Inshore Stocks of Winter Flounder. The meeting is scheduled for 7 p.m. on Tuesday, July 29, at the Borough of Belmar Courtroom, 601 Main Street in Belmar, Monmouth County.
The document outlines several issues for public comment, including updating plan objectives and assessing habitat needs, declining reproduction, predation effects and the inshore/offshore movements of winter flounder stocks.
The document can be obtained by contacting the ASMFC at 202-289-6400 or by visiting its website at www.asmfc.org. Written comments will be accepted until August 22, 2003 and should be mailed to: Lydia Munger, Winter Flounder FMP Coordinator, 1444 Eye Street, NW, Sixth Floor, Washington DC, 20005; or faxed to: 202-689-6051; or e-mailed to: email@example.com.