AGENCY: National Sea Grant Advisory Board (NSGAB), National Oceanic and
Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Department of Commerce.
ACTION: Notice of public meeting.
SUMMARY: This notice sets forth the schedule and proposed agenda of a
forthcoming meeting of the Board. Board members will discuss and
provide advice on the National Sea Grant College Program (NSGCP) in the
areas of program evaluation, strategic planning, education and
extension, science and technology programs, and other matters as
described in the agenda found on the National Sea Grant College Program
Web site at http://seagrant.noaa.gov/WhoWeAre/Leadership/NationalSeaGrantAdvisoryBoard/UpcomingAdvisoryBoardMeetings.aspx.
Time and Dates: The announced meeting is scheduled for Monday,
March 6, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. EST, and Tuesday, March 7,
2017 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. EST.
ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Washington Plaza Hotel at 10
Thomas Circle NW., Washington, DC 20005.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For any questions concerning the
meeting, please contact Ms. Mary Ann Garlic, National Sea Grant College
Program, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, 1315 East-
West Highway, SSMC 3, Room 11717, Silver Spring, Maryland 20910, or
Maryann.Garlic@noaa.gov. If you need additional assistance, call 301-
Status: The meeting will be open to public participation with a 15-
minute public comment period on Tuesday, March 7, 2017 at 11:00 a.m.
Check the agenda on the Web site to confirm time.
Matters To Be Considered: The Board expects that public statements
presented at its meetings will not be repetitive of previously
submitted verbal or written statements.
In general, each individual or group making a verbal presentation
will be limited to a total time of three (3) minutes. Written comments
should be received by Ms. Mary Ann Garlic using the methods under the
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section by Monday, February 27, 2017 to
provide sufficient time for the Board review. Comments received after
the deadline will be distributed to the Board, but may not be reviewed
prior to the meeting date. Seats will be available on a first-come,
Special Accomodations: These meetings are physically accessible to
people with disabilities. Requests for sign language interpretation or
other auxiliary aids should be directed to Ms. Mary Ann Garlic using
the methods under the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section by
Monday, February 20, 2017.