Category Archives: News Releases

Council Moves One Step Closer to Creating MPAs

South Atlantic Fishery Management Council  News Release  March 13, 2007 CONTACT: Kim Iverson Public Information Officer (843) 571-4366 Council Moves One Step Closer to Creating Marine Protected Areas Summary Motions Amendment 14 to the Snapper Grouper Fishery Management Plan was approved by the South Atlantic Fishery Management Council during its March meeting last week in…
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Additional Public Hearing Scheduled in Hatteras for Mackerel Amendment

South Atlantic Fishery Management Council  News Release  February 26, 2007 CONTACT: Kim Iverson Public Information Officer (843) 571-4366 Additional Public Hearing Scheduled in Hatteras for Mackerel Amendment Amendment 18 calls for reduction in total allowable catches for mackerel fisheries Public Hearing Document (1.9 MB PDF) and Public Hearing Summary At the request of area fishermen,…
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Public Hearings Scheduled for Atlantic Group King and Spanish Mackerel

South Atlantic Fishery Management Council   News Release   February 15, 2007 CONTACT: Kim Iverson Public Information Officer (843) 571-4366   Public Hearings Scheduled for Atlantic Group King and Spanish Mackerel Amendment 18 calls for reduction in total allowable catches for mackerel fisheries Public Hearing Document (1.9MB PDF) and Public Hearing Summary The South Atlantic Fishery…
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Council Weighs Input from Scientific Committee and Advisors

South Atlantic Fishery Management Council   News Release   December 11, 2006 CONTACT: Kim Iverson Public Information Officer (843) 571-4366   Council Weighs Input from Scientific Committee and Advisors SUMMARY MOTIONS Members of the South Atlantic Fishery Management Council utilized input from its Scientific and Statistical Committee (SSC) and advisory panels during its meeting in…
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