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September 2012

Sep
25

September 25, 2012

Vermillion Snapper Closing September 28th

The National Marine Fisheries Service Southeast Regional Office has announced that Commercial fishing for Vermillion Snapper will close September 28, ... MORE

Sep
18

September 18, 2012

A Bi-Partisan View on Fisheries Management

  During election season, it is rare to ever see a Republican and a Democrat come together and agree on ... MORE

Sep
10

September 10, 2012 | Posted By: Matthew Ruby

Major Closures Taking Place in September

  September is going to bring hardship to fishermen in the South Atlantic.  Our region is about to experience major ... MORE

Sep
7

September 07, 2012

South Atlantic First Ever Closures for Commercial Harvest of Eighteen Snapper Grouper Species

National Marine Fisheries Service's Southeast Regional Office announced that the commercial harvest of the Snapper Grouper Deepwater Complex (8 species) ... MORE

May 2012

May
10

May 10, 2012 | Posted By: Matthew Ruby

Statement Regarding House Vote to Ban Catch Shares on the East Coast and in the Gulf of Mexico

"We are obviously disappointed by the outcome of the vote, but we will continue to aggressively educate Members of Congress ... MORE

May
3

May 03, 2012 | Posted By: Matthew Ruby

Fishermen Appalled At Congress-Knows-Best Approach To Fisheries Management

Charleston, SC. – May 3, 2012.  The South Atlantic Fishermen's Association (SAFA), in a letter to the leadership of the ... MORE

March 2012

Mar
30

March 30, 2012

Lost At Sea Memorial Event on April 2, 2012 in Murrells Inlet, S.C.

Each year commercial fishermen and members of the public in the Murrells Inlet, SC area gather at The Lost At ... MORE

Mar
22

March 22, 2012 | Posted By: Matthew Ruby

The State of Our Fisheries

It has been almost a month since the vermillion snapper closure in the South Atlantic, and many fishermen, me included, ... MORE

Mar
19

March 19, 2012

SAFMC Meeting Update: March 2012

During the week of March 5, 2012 the South Atlantic Fishery Management Council (Council) met in Savannah, GA.   The Council ... MORE

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