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Letter from CCA Chairman to U.S. Secretaries of Interior, Commerce

Posted on September 24, 2009

It is time for the United States to demonstrate some leadership and insist that all international trade in Atlantic bluefin tuna be halted, while hope for a recovery still remains.

Will a saltwater license really reduce the number of anglers?

Posted on September 21, 2009

CCA PNW response to Obama salmon recovery plan

Let's Apply Sustainability to Fisheries Management
Posted on September 15, 2009

It is ironic that Oregon strives to be a leader in sustainability, yet we continue to subject our wild salmon runs to unsustainable harvest practices that are pushing the fish toward extinction.

Gulf stewardship

Posted on September 15, 2009

Catch share programs that privatize public resources for the benefit of a handful of commercial fishermen are not examples of good stewardship, and they are hardly a model that should be employed in any other fishery. Maximizing public access to public marine resources and managing them in a way that both conserves the resource and delivers the greatest economic benefits to the nation is the proper way to steward our marine resources.

Cummins Resigns as CCA President

Posted on September 11, 2009

HOUSTON, Texas - David Cummins, after a long and successful career with the Coastal Conservation Association, has decided to resign his position to pursue other opportunities.

CCA Files Lawsuit to Stop Gulf Grouper Giveaway

“Fundamentally flawed” catch share program a threat to angling
Posted on September 08, 2009

NOAA Abandons Recreational Anglers

Approval of grouper giveaway pushes recreational anglers to the brink
Posted on August 31, 2009

Approval of grouper giveaway pushes recreational anglers to the brink

Bioeconomic Analysis of the Red Snapper Rebuilding Plan and Transferable Rights Policies in the Gulf of Mexico

Posted on August 27, 2009

NOAA catch-share program threatens recreational angling

CCA questions federal program of resource giveaways
Posted on August 12, 2009

CCA questions federal program of resource giveaways.

CCA Discussion Document Ends in Success

Controversial paper accomplished goals by shining light on red snapper management failures
Posted on August 12, 2009

Controversial paper accomplished goal by shining light on red snapper management failures.