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Out of the desert

Artificial reefs could make Southern California’s seafloor bloom.
Posted on December 07, 2016

Nothing is more stunning than the difference in biodiversity and abundance of marine organisms between the flat featureless seafloor and towering offshore reef and along the Pacific Coast, the contrast is especially stark.

CCA Comments on Amendment 29 – Gulf King Mackerel Reallocation

Posted on November 29, 2016

Old Dog, Same Tricks - When it comes to fisheries economics, NMFS just won’t learn.

Posted on October 27, 2016

CCA comments on Amendment 45

Posted on October 24, 2016

Menhaden Math Doesn’t Add Up

Proposed commercial harvest increase jeopardizes menhaden plan
Posted on October 20, 2016

Many places along the coast are seeing more menhaden than they have in years, and it's a wonderful sight.

New Report Urges Modernization In Federal Fisheries Management

Series of recommendations for next Administration and Congress urge improvements to public access that create jobs and enhance conservation
Posted on October 19, 2016

How a 'rogue' environmental group transformed American fisheries | By Ben Raines, AL.com

Posted on October 07, 2016

Grassroots advocacy results in long-term impact

Posted on September 30, 2016

Recreational Fishing Will Be Allowed in New England Marine Monument

Monument will conserve important marine resources while maintaining public access for recreational fishing
Posted on September 15, 2016

The recreational fishing and boating community applauds the decision by President Obama to differentiate public use from commercial extraction of marine resources by including recreational fishing as an allowable activity in the new Northeast Canyons and Seamounts Marine National Monument, located approximately 150 miles off the Massachusetts coast. This announcement carries on with the precedent in recent marine monument decisions to allow recreational fishing as an important and sustainable use of marine waters.
 

Center for Coastal Conservation kicks off “Let America Fish” campaign

Posted on September 12, 2016