The Council will hold four scoping hearings in July to solicit public input on the Excessive Shares Amendment to the Atlantic Surfclam and Ocean Quahog FMP. Written comments may be submitted through July 21, 2017.
NOAA Fisheries has published a notice of availability for Amendment 6 to the Tilefish Fishery Management Plan (previously referred to as the "Blueline Tilefish Amendment"). Comments on the amendment will be accepted through August 14, 2017.
The Council has approved the Squid Amendment to the Atlantic Mackerel, Squid, and Butterfish Fishery Management Plan.
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July 10-17: Scoping hearings for the Surfclam/Ocean Quahog Excessive Shares Amendment. Written comments due July 21: https://t.co/9KoTbevyR1
Did you know that Americans spend $887 billion annually on outdoor recreation activities such as fishing? https://t.co/03ccDHxiq9
Notice of availability: Blueline Tilefish Amendment to the Tilefish Fishery Management Plan. Comments due Aug 14. https://t.co/5t8Q2f8MtV