Category Archives: News Releases

Federal Fishery Advisory Panel Seats Open to Applicants

South Atlantic Fishery Management Council   News Release   March 29, 2013 CONTACT: Kim IversonPublic Information Officer(843) 571-4366   Federal Fishery Advisory Panel Seats Open to Applicants     Applications due May 1, 2013 News Release (Formatted PDF)      Fishermen The South Atlantic Fishery Management Council is soliciting applications for seats currently available on its advisory panels. Working at…
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Council Seeks Public Comment on Use of Vessel Monitoring Systems

South Atlantic Fishery Management Council   News Release   March 18, 2013 CONTACT: Kim IversonPublic Information Officer(843) 571-4366   Council Seeks Public Comment on Use of Vessel Monitoring Systems     Public hearings scheduled on proposed requirement for vessels with federal commercial snapper grouper permits News Release (PDF)   Additional Information  The South Atlantic Fishery Management Council is requesting public input on management…
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Council Approves Measures to Increase Catch Limits for Vermilion Snapper

South Atlantic Fishery Management Council   News Release   March 12, 2013 CONTACT: Kim IversonPublic Information Officer(843) 571-4366   Council Approves Measures to Increase Catch Limits for Vermilion Snapper     Removal of recreational seasonal closure proposed; Improvements in data collection addressed News Release (PDF)  A broad range of federal fishery management measures were approved for submission to…
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Federal Managers Hold Meetings of Public Interest

South Atlantic Fishery Management Council   News Release   January 15, 2013 CONTACT: Kim IversonPublic Information Officer(843) 571-4366   Federal Fishery Managers Hold Meetings of Public Interest     Public hearings and scoping meetings for snapper grouper species, dolphin and wahoo begin January 22nd News Release (PDF) If you fish in federal waters more than three miles off the…
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