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Two fisheries funding committees meet Friday

The North Carolina Marine Fisheries Commission Commercial Resource Fund Committee and the Funding Committee for the N.C. Commercial Fishing Resource Fund will meet jointly by web conference on Feb. 12 at 1:30 p.m.

Members of the public may listen to the meeting by phone or listen and view presentations online at https://ncdenrits.webex.com/ncdenrits/onstage/g.php?MTID=ebb2361458b3afa51d98b77e63d0c5ee0, password: 1234 or by phone: 415-655-0003, event access code: 178 292 5845.

Public comment will not be accepted during the meeting. Members of the public may submit written comments to the commission online until 5 p.m., Feb. 10 through an online format that can be reached by going to deq.nc.gov/commercial-fishing-resource-funding-committees-comment-form.

Public comment will not be accepted through email.

On the agenda are economic impact analysis brief starting 2 p.m.; review and vote on recurring DMF funding opportunities scheduled for 3:15 p.m.; and discussion on public relations project material usage at 3:45 p.m.; and at the end of the meeting an update on CFRF flounder tagging and issues from committee members.

For more information, contact William.Brantley@ncdenr.gov or call 252-808-8015.

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