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John Ballotti Appointed to the Marine Protected Areas Federal Advisory Committee

Posted on January 20, 2017

The Under Secretary of Commerce for Oceans and Atmosphere has appointed John Ballotti to a four-year term on the 20-member Marine Protected Areas Federal Advisory Committee (MPA FAC) to represent the interests and perspectives of recreational anglers.

Coastal Conservation Association Comments on South Atlantic Fishery Management Council Snapper-Grouper Amendment 43

Posted on January 17, 2017

Time to Realign Federal Fisheries Management

King mackerel “sharing” plan latest example of need for overhaul
Posted on January 10, 2017

The waters of the Gulf of Mexico managed by the federal government are becoming an even more unfriendly place for recreational anglers.

Sportfishing coalition comments on controversial South Atlantic dolphin management measures

Posted on December 22, 2016

What Does the Outdoor Recreation Jobs and Economic Impact Act of 2016 Mean?

Posted on December 15, 2016

Marine Habitat Monument celebrates reefing partnership

Posted on December 14, 2016

Sportfishing Coalition comments on proposed ESA Listing for pacific blue tuna

Posted on December 13, 2016

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