Commonwealth of Massachusetts
Division of Marine Fisheries
251 Causeway Street, Suite 400
Boston, MA 02114
Fax (617) 626.1509
December 5, 2008
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
SCHEDULED FOR JANUARY 6, 2009
Under the provisions of M.G.L. Ch 30A and pursuant to the authority found in M.G.L. Ch. 130 ss. 17A & 70 Division of Marine Fisheries (DMF) and the Marine Fisheries Advisory Commission (MFAC) have scheduled a hearing to accept comments on a recent emergency action that established a minimum size of 2 ½” shell height for bay scallops that have a well-defined growth ring measuring less than 10 mm from the shell hinge.
A public hearing has been scheduled for:
Tuesday, January 6, 2009 ( 3PM ) at the Barnstable Senior Center (825 Falmouth Rd./Route 28, Hyannis ).
Comments received by e-mail (firstname.lastname@example.org), fax (617.626.1509), or mail (251 Causeway St., Suite 400; Boston, MA 02114) will be accepted until 5PM on Wednesday, January 7, 2009.
Contact DMF for regulations and further details or visit our website at www.mass.gov/marinefisheries.