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East Coast Fisheries Section

DID YOU KNOW OVER 90% OF SEAFOOD  CONSUMED IN THE UNITED STATES IS IMPORTED & INCREASING? WE ARE WORKING HARD EVERY DAY TO ENSURE AMERICAN CITIZENS HAVE  ACCESS TO HEALTHY, SUSTAINABLE AMERICAN SEAFOOD. FISHERY REGULATORS HAVE ANNOUNCED: THAT THE ERA … Continue reading

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Letter from Jimmy Hull, Chairman, SFA ECFS to David Cupka, SouthEast Data, Assessment and Review (SEDAR) Committee Chair

David Cupka, SouthEast Data, Assessment and Review (SEDAR) Committee Chair South Atlantic Fishery Management Council (SAFMC) Chair 4055 Faber Place Drive, Suite 201 North Charleston, South Carolina 29405 Friday May 27, 2011 View and download the .pdf file http://www.safmc.net/LinkClick.aspx?fileticket=E%2f3dKNTyH9w%3d&tabid=680 To: … Continue reading

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Red snapper science project wraps

Fishermen optimistic on fish population data By DINAH VOYLES PULVER, Environment writer Daytona Beach News-Journal. The crew of the NOAA vessel Pisces wraps up its work today on red snapper populations, returning to Naval Station Mayport in Jacksonville after a … Continue reading

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Editorial: Catch share push hits new depths on dishonesty mete

GloucesterTimes.com, Gloucester, MA May 3, 2011 The absolutely co-opted — if not truly corrupted — nature of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s fisheries policy under Jane Lubchenco has never been more evident than now, as various environmental groups push … Continue reading

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