3/2/16 – Check it out – New Issue of the SAFMC Newsletter Now Available

Winter 2016 Issue of the South Atlantic Update Now Available:

Check out the most recent issue of the quarterly newsletter from the South Atlantic Fishery Management Council

 In this issue:

  •  Overview of public hearing input on: 

    • Proposed electronic reporting requirements for federally permitted charter vessels

    • Management measures for hogfish and mutton snapper

    • Changes to king mackerel management zones and other measures

  • Chairman's Perspective column - News on Citizen Science!

  • 2016 Recreational closure for cobia in Atlantic zone (GA to NY)

  • Availability of the 2016-2020 Vision Blueprint for the Snapper Grouper Fishery

  • Citizen Science Initiative

  • From the Director's Desk

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Summary:

Winter 2016 Issue of the South Atlantic Update