Subject: 2nd Quarter MMPA Bulletin The National Marine Fisheries Service's Office of Protected Resources has published the 2nd Quarter 1999 edition of the MMPA Bulletin. The articles in this issue include: Reducing Dolphin Mortality in the ETP Tuna Fishery: Part Two MMAP Posters Available NMFS Meets With Mexican and Caribbean Stranding Programs Marine Mammal Strandings in 1998 Take Reduction Team Negotiation Process Review NMFS Hears from Stakeholders: Rick Marks on TRTs Activists Fined in Sugarloaf Dolphin Release Judge Fines Boat Rental Company for Feeding Dolphins Civil Penalty for Whale Watching and Research Operation NMFS Hosts Aquaculture Workshop Video on Right Whales and Ship Strikes Available Working Group on Unusual Mortality Events Annual Meeting Harbor Porpoise Mortalities Ocean Contaminants Workshop Acoustic Workshop Report Available Congress Holds MMPA Oversight Hearing >From the Editors The MMPA Bulletin can be found in PDF format on the Office of Protected Resources web site at: http://www.nmfs.gov/prot_res/mammals/bulletin.html If you are currently on the mailing list to receive the MMPA Bulletin, your copy will be coming in the mail shortly. Otherwise, to obtain a hard copy of the MMPA Bulletin or to be added to the mailing list, please contact Nicole Le Boeuf at firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also call (301) 713-2322 or write to NOAA/NMFS/F/PR2, Attn. MMPA Bulletin, 1315 East-West Highway, Silver Spring, MD 20910.