The public is invited to attend the Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council's October 2017 meeting to be held October 10-12, 2017 in Riverhead, NY. The meeting will be held at the Hyatt Long Island East End, 451 East Main Street, Riverhead, NY 11901, Telephone 631-208-0002.
Beginning March 12, 2018, all charter and party vessels that hold a federal permit for species managed by the Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council will be required to electronically submit vessel trip reports for all trips carrying passengers for hire.
NOAA Fisheries is seeking public comments on a proposed rule for the golden tilefish fishery that sets 2018-2020 quotas.
NMFS has announced that the directed federal fishery for Illex squid will close on September 15 for the remainder of the fishing year.
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Check out the agenda for our meeting October 10-12 in Riverhead, New York: https://t.co/jkZxa1x55k
NOAA Fisheries to hold Saltonstall-Kennedy grant program training workshop and webinar Thurs, Sept 14, 2:30 EST: https://t.co/0hDXzHXVwA
UPDATE: NOAA Fisheries Announces Illex (Shortfin) Squid Fishery Closure on Septebmer 15 https://t.co/MSGNDLeOra