The South Atlantic Fishermen's Association is made up of members of the fishing community, seafood lovers and concerned citizens from North Carolina to the Florida Keys. We are committed to providing fresh, local, responsibly harvested seafood; improved fisheries science; and strong fishing communities.
January 13, 2015
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December 10, 2014
The South Atlantic Fishery Management Council (SAFMC) met last week (December 1 -5, 2014). Among the issues they discussed and/or ... MORE
November 14, 2014
NOAA recently released the 2013 Fisheries of the United States report. For US commercial fisheries, a total of 9.9 billion ... MORE
“Under a catch share management system the public can feel good about eating local seafood. We could get fish to the consumer that is sustainable and harvested in the right way, and both the public and commercial fishermen can be proud of that. The race-to-fish style of fishing simply doesn’t afford us the same opportunity.”