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  • Thanks, and Goodbye!

    (NEWSLETTER - Fall 2019)   Wow, what an experience this has been over the past 39 years. I started as a contract employee with a desk in the storage room. We didn’t use computers; staff wrote out their documents, gave them to...

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  • FISHstory Citizen Science Project to Launch in Early 2020!

    (NEWSLETTER - Fall 2019) If a picture is worth a thousand words, what stories can a black and white photograph tell? The Council’s second citizen science project, FISHstory (pronounced like history), will allow participants to step back in time to the docks...

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  • Chair’s Column: Fall 2019

    (NEWSLETTER - Fall 2019)   If you have been paying attention to emails from the Council, you already know we have great news to share.  First off, the Council approved the Snapper Grouper Best Fishing Practices amendment at their September meeting.  The...

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  • Council Approves Management Measures to Help Improve Survival of Released Fish

    Requirements for descending devices and other best practices supported by fishing community   (NEWSLETTER - Fall 2019) New measures designed to improve survival of released fish and encourage the use of best fishing practices, approved by members of the South Atlantic Fishery...

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