Monday, June 9, 2014
Sanctuary council meets next week

The Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary (FKNMS) will hold a public meeting of the Sanctuary Advisory Council at 9 a.m. June 17 at the Hawks Cay Resort Conference Center, Duck Key.

Presentations begin at 9:10 a.m. and will provide an update on the sanctuary's marine zoning and regulatory review process, followed by a report and recommendations of council action from the Shallow Water Wildlife and Habitat Protection Working Group. At 1 p.m., the Coral Reef Ecosystem Restoration Working Group will give a report and recommendations from their meetings for discussion and action by the council.

General public comment periods are at 11:45 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.

For information, or to request a meeting agenda, contact Beth Dieveney at 305-809-4700 ext. 228 or