Due to term expirations, the Maryland Department of Natural Resources is now accepting applications for Governor appointed member positions on the Aquaculture Coordinating Council (ACC). There are currently position vacancies for Tidal Fisheries License (TFL) and Aquaculture Industry representatives. The ACC works with state officials, University of Maryland, industry members and other stakeholders on aquaculture industry issues and makes recommendations for advancing Maryland Aquaculture. ACC members serve 3 year terms and are required to attend 6 meetings annually. Regular meetings are held from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. at the Tawes State Office Building in Annapolis, Maryland. Council members are reimbursed for travel (mileage) expenses.
Please note that the seats on the council are only open to individuals that currently hold a Maryland Tidal Fisheries License (TFL) and/or that are engaged in the Aquaculture Industry. For more information, including meeting agendas, summaries and ACC legislated responsibilities, visit the Aquaculture Coordinating Council web site.
Please submit a completed Request for Appointment Consideration application by the deadline - 5:00 PM Friday, January 29, 2016. The Department will work with the Council to review all applications and make recommendations to the Governor's Appointments Office for consideration.
If you are interested in applying to serve on the Aquaculture Coordinating Council, please contact Karl Roscher at (410) 260-8313 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Through the Annotated code of Maryland 4-11A-03.2 (2011), the Aquaculture Coordinating Council shall
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