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12/17/18 – NOAA Fisheries – FB18-086: Recreational Closure of Almaco Jack, Banded Rudderfish, and Lesser Amberjack in South Atlantic Federal Waters on December 18, 2018

South Atlantic Fishery Bulletin  Bringing Fishing News to You                              FB18-086 FISHERY BULLETIN ISSUE DATE: December 14, 2018 CONTACT: Mary Vara, Sustainable Fisheries, 727-824-5305 Recreational Closure for Almaco Jack, Banded Rudderfish, and Lesser Amberjack in South Atlantic Federal Waters on December 18, 2018 WHAT/WHEN: The…
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FEP II: Artificial Reef Habitat_May 2018

Fishery Ecosystem Plan IIArtificial Reef HabitatMarch 2018 1.           Artificial Reefs Artificial reefs, sometimes called “man-made reefs”, “fish havens”, or “constructed reefs”, are broadly defined as any structure placed on the seabed, either deliberately or accidentally (e.g., shipwrecks), that acts similar to natural hard-bottom reefs and enhances fish habitat (Seaman 2000; Seaman and…
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FEPII: South Atlantic Climate Variability and Fisheries (March 2018)

Fishery Ecosystem Plan IISouth Atlantic Climate Variability and FisheriesMarch 2018 Executive Summary/Introduction and Role of Climate Considerations in Ecosystem-Based Fisheries Management                                                          Ecosystem-based fisheries management is an approach that takes major ecosystem components…
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