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2017 September Council Meeting: What’s On the Agenda?

Although the threat of Hurricane Irma led us to postpone the September Council Meeting in Charleston, South Carolina, the 5 day event is still on and has been rescheduled for 9/25 - 9/29. We hope all of you managed to make it through the storm without damages and we look forward to seeing many of…
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Our Newest Online Resource: The Fishermen’s Forum

After much input from fishermen wishing to discuss management issues amongst their peers, the Council has created an online forum to host these conversations. The Fishermen’s Forum will be a space to ask questions, discuss management concerns, and hear from peers located in other states in the region. In order to participate in the discussion,…
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June Council Meeting – What’s On the Agenda?

Want to know what’s going on with Red Snapper in the South Atlantic? Concerned about limited entry for the for-hire sector? Interested in the implications of an emergency action for cobia? If you answered yes to any of these questions, you might want to learn more about our upcoming Council Meeting in Ponte Vedra Beach,…
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Let’s Talk Cobia

I am new to the Council staff (I just started on March 13th) and up until very recently, I wasn’t all that clear on the Atlantic (GA-NY) cobia closure. A couple of days ago, I was lucky enough to attend a meeting with the Hilton Head Island Sportfishing Club. Staff from both the South Carolina…
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