Atlantic Herring Management Board members from the states of Maine, New Hampshire and the Commonwealth of Massachusetts will meet via webinar April 22 from 10 a.m. to noon, to discuss days out measures for the 2021 Area 1A (inshore Gulf of Maine) fishing season. Days out measures can include specification of the number of consecutive landings days, weekly landings limits, and restrictions on at-sea transfers.

Participants can join the meeting by computer, tablet or smartphone at the following link: Those who are new to GoToMeeting, can download the app ahead of time at, and be ready before the meeting starts. For audio, the meeting will be using the computer voice over internet (VoIP), but those who are joining the webinar from a phone only, can dial in at +1 (224) 501-3412 and enter access code 916-881-365 when prompted. The webinar will start at 9:30 a.m., 30 minutes early, to troubleshoot audio, as necessary.

Contact Emilie Franke, Fishery Management Plan Coordinator, at 703-842-0716 or for more information.