Category Archives: News Releases

3/11/16: SAFMC News Release – Federal Fishery Managers Approve Measures to Protect Spawning Areas

South Atlantic Fishery Management Council News Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                  March 11, 2016   Download PDF version here   CONTACT:  Kim Iverson Public Information Officer Toll Free 866/SAFMC-10 or 843/571-4366 kim.iverson@safmc.net Federal Fishery Managers Approve Measures to Protect Spawning Areas Designated Spawning Special Management Zones designed to protect habitat and snapper grouper species      The South Atlantic Fishery Management Council has…
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1/11/16 – SAFMC News Release: Council Seeks Applicants for Federal Fishery Advisory Panels

South Atlantic Fishery Management Council News Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                  January 11, 2016   Download PDF version here Download Advisory Panel Application (revised 2/17/16) CONTACT:  Kim Iverson Public Information Officer Toll Free 866/SAFMC-10 or 843/571-4366 kim.iverson@safmc.net Council Seeks Applicants for Federal Fishery Advisory Panels  Fishermen and others interested in participating in federal fisheries management are encouraged to apply for open seats on…
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1/07/16 – SAFMC News Release: Federal Fishery Managers Solicit Public Input on Proposed Electronic Reporting Requirements for Charterboats and Other Fisheries Issues

South Atlantic Fishery Management Council News Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                  January 7, 2016   Download PDF version here     CONTACT:  Kim Iverson Public Information Officer Toll Free 866/SAFMC-10 or 843/571-4366 kim.iverson@safmc.net Federal Fishery Managers Solicit Public Input on Proposed Electronic Reporting Requirements for Charterboats and Other Fisheries Issues Reporting requirements designed to improve data; other measures proposed for hogfish, mutton…
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12/16/15 – SAFMC News Release: South Atlantic Fishery Management Council Selects New Executive Director

South Atlantic Fishery Management Council News Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                  December 16, 2015   Download PDF version here     CONTACT:  Kim Iverson Public Information Officer Toll Free 866/SAFMC-10 or 843/571-4366 kim.iverson@safmc.net South Atlantic Fishery Management Council Selects New Executive Director Deputy Executive Director Gregg Waugh chosen to replace retiring Executive Director Robert Mahood ​      During its December meeting in…
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