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This Month's Activities
NOVEMBER 2017

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Listed below you'll find this month's schedule of dives and other activities.
Contact the coordinator listed if you'd like more information on the particular event.

PLEASE NOTE: All certified divers are encouraged to attend San Jose Flipper Dippers' dives. Non-club members will be required to show proof of certification to the dive coordinator prior to entering the water with our group. Please sign up for dives at the General Meeting or contact the coordinator. This is needed in case of cancellation or changes.


SPECIAL NOTICES


2018 Abalone Fishing Changes

On October 11-12, 2017, in Atascadero, there was a meeting and discussions of proposed changes to recreational abalone regulations for 2018 by the Fish & Game Commission (FGC), the Department of Fish & Wildlife (DFW), and interested public members.

Recommendations
o FGC Staff: Adopt DFW's recommendation to close the recreational abalone fishery, consistent with the ARMP and DFW's findings.

o DFW Staff: DFW recommends Option 1, to close the recreational abalone fishery. This recommendation is consistent with the ARMP and reflects evidence that the fishery is unsustainable and in rapid decline.

An Adoption Hearing on the proposed changes will be held December 6-7, 2017 in San Diego.

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WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 1
ABALONE SEASON CLOSED

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 4
ELKHORN SLOUGH KAYAK TOUR
Coordinator: Jim Rezowalli, (408) 202-3132, jimandthebeach@gmail.com Details: Jim is coordinating a kayak tour in Elkhorn Slough. Meet at Kayak Connections in Moss Landing at 9:00 AM. You can rent a kayak at Kayak Connections. See page 4 in the Newsletter for details or contact Jim for more info.

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 8
BUSINESS MEETING.
7:30 PM Meeting will be held at Teresa Hanson's home (408-966-6433, teresa_hanson@comcast.net). All members are invited to attend. This is a good time to share your ideas for dives and entertainment. Refreshments to share are welcome.

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 11
SECOND SATURDAY SCUBA (S3): TBD
Coordinator: Manuel Mangrobang, (408) 813-5139, manuel.a.mangrobang.iv@ gmail.com. Join us for a local fun scuba dive! Fall and winter months offer spectacular diving. Location will be determined based on ocean conditions and divers. Contact Manual to get on the list so you can be informed of the details.

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 15th
GENERAL MEETING 7:30 PM at the Knights of Columbus Santa Maria Hall 2211 Shamrock Dr., Campbell. Map/Directions

Come Celebrate 53 Years of the San Jose Flipper Dippers at our General Meeting

Entertainment:
o Nominations for 2018 Club Officers
o Share Your Dive Stories
o Great Raffle Prizes
o Door Prize is now $30!

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 18
NO SCHEDULED DIVE

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 24
VAN DAMME RESERVATIONS Memorial Day Weekend 2018:
If you want to start your camping on Thursday, May 24, you’ll need to make your reservation online on November 24. Be sure to check the website a day or two before as some months have different reservation dates: www.reservecalifornia.com/CaliforniaWebHome.

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 25
NO SCHEDULED DIVE

UPCOMING IN DECEMBER
6 Business Meeting
9 Second Saturday SCUBA
20 General Meeting
o Elections 2018 Club Officers
o Big Christmas Holiday Raffle



 

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