December 7-11, 2015 - SAFMC meeting in Atlantic Beach, NC; Click for meeting details, agenda and briefing materials! Interested in hearing more about current amendments? Subscribe to SAFMC on YouTube to listen to videos about proposed management Upcoming SAFMC Advisory Panel Meetings: Nov 3-4 - Snapper Grouper AP; Nov 5 - Info & Educ AP Curious about recreational fisheries data collection? Check out the new NOAA Marine Recreational Information Program website NOAA Cooperative Research Grant Deadlines Coming Up - Saltonstall Kennedy due 11/2/15 (Photo Credit:NC Sea Grant)


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FB15-087: Commercial Harvest for the Hook-and-Line Component of Golden Tilefish in South Atlantic Waters Will Close on December 8, 2015
FB15-083: NOAA Fisheries Offers Paperless Way to Receive Information about Fishing Regulations and Management Actions
FB15-082: Commercial Harvest of Yellowtail Snapper in the South Atlantic Federal Waters Will Close on October 31, 2015

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Get up to speed on upcoming December Council meeting actions; Cooperative Research & Citizen Science article; Chair's Perspective Column;...
Commercial Dolphin Trip Limit for Atlantic Coast; Blueline Tilefish, Yellowtail Snapper and Black Sea Bass in South Atlantic
NC Division of Marine Fisheries Marine Patrol Officer Jonathan Weaver receives award