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Federal management of Gulf red snapper grinds to historic low

Broken system produces 11-day season for recreational anglers
Posted on April 11, 2014

BATON ROUGE, LOUISIANA (4-11-2014) The impact of a recent federal district court ruling in favor of commercial red snapper fishermen and seafood packers was driven home this week as the Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council set the 2014 recreational red snapper season at just 11 days, the shortest season in the fishery’s history under management.

Ruling against recreational angling confirms federal fisheries management system broken

Posted on March 28, 2014

Recreational Fishing and Boating Community Calls on Congress to Revamp Marine Fisheries Management

Leaders map out path for federal marine fisheries conservation
Posted on March 26, 2014

CCA Comments on Amendment 28 - Red Snapper Reallocation

Posted on March 24, 2014

Everything you should know about red snapper reallocation!

Amendment 28 – Red Snapper Reallocation Briefing Document
Posted on February 25, 2014

Kenny Chesney accepts honorary board seat with CCA's habitat program

Posted on February 10, 2014

Anglers applaud progress of red snapper reallocation

Gulf Council moves forward with amendment to modernize allocation
Posted on February 08, 2014

Amendment 40 - Anglers Get Dumped

Posted on January 15, 2014

My Limit is ONE

Recreational anglers fighting to preserve our marine resources.
Posted on January 06, 2014

Recreational anglers have an incredible opportunity to help out in a meaningful way.  We can also send a powerful message to fisheries managers up and down the coast.  We can use voluntary restraint in the fish we harvest and be more selective in our decisions.  What we are asking is this...

CCA comments on Amendment 28 – Gulf Red Snapper Reallocation

Posted on December 09, 2013