Category Archives: News Releases

Public Hearings Scheduled for Red Grouper in August (FL Hearings Postponed)

South Atlantic Fishery Management Council   News Release   August 1, 2011 CONTACT: Kim Iverson Public Information Officer (843) 571-4366 Public Hearings Scheduled for Red Grouper Management Measures NOTE!  Public hearings scheduled for Florida have been postponed due to threat from Hurricane Irene.  Read More  The South Atlantic Fishery Management Council will conduct a series of four public…
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Managers Focus on Data Collection at September Council Meeting

South Atlantic Fishery Management Council   News Release   September 18, 2012 CONTACT: Kim IversonPublic Information Officer(843) 571-4366 Managers Focus on Data Collection Needs to Better Track Annual Catch Limits Joint Seafood Dealer Amendment approved; Emergency Rule requested for yellowtail snapper News Release (PDF)       Members of the South Atlantic Fishery Management Council heard from…
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Council Recognizes Law Enforcement Officer of the Year

South Atlantic Fishery Management Council   News Release   September 19, 2012 CONTACT: Kim IversonPublic Information Officer(843) 571-4366 Council Recognizes Law Enforcement Officer of the Year North Carolina Marine Patrol Officer Jonathan Hall receives award Formatted Version (PDF)          Members of the South Atlantic Fishery Management Council awarded its Law Enforcement Officer of the Year…
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SAFMC Seeks Scientific Advisors

South Atlantic Fishery Management Council   News Release   April 23, 2013 CONTACT: Kim IversonPublic Information Officer(843) 571-4366   South Atlantic Fishery Management Council Seeks Scientific Advisors  Applications due May 16, 2013 News Release (Formatted PDF)   The South Atlantic Fishery Management Council is soliciting scientists interested in serving on its Scientific and Statistical Committee (SSC)…
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