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  • Council Selects John Carmichael As New Executive Director

    Executive Director Gregg Waugh to retire in December   (NEWSLETTER - Fall 2019)   The Council announced during its September meeting that John Carmichael, the current Deputy Executive Director for Science and Statistics at the South Atlantic Fishery Management Council, has been...

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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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