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New Report from NOAA Shows Increased Landings in 2013

November 14, 2014

NOAA recently released the 2013 Fisheries of the United States report.  For US commercial fisheries, a total of 9.9 billion pounds of seafood was harvested in 2013 at a value of $5.5 billion. This is up 2.5% from 2012.  For US recreational fisheries, 11 million recreational fishermen took 71 million trips.  For a quick look at the South Atlantic compared with other regions, reference the table on page 8 of the above report.

Can't get through a long report but want the highlights?  Click here for the infographics and the 4-page summary of the report's major findings.

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