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  • Salmon Smolts Survive the Dam but Die Downstream

    New research reveals that dam passage can leave smolts with long-lasting injuries that make them vulnerable to predators far downstream. Photo credit: Larry Shaw. NEFSC/NOAA Read More . . .

  • Habitat Restoration Success: Nasketucket Bay

    On a brilliant summer day in late July, the Buzzards Bay Coalition and array of partners celebrated the largest land conservation effort in the Buzzards Bay watershed in 25 years. (Photo credit: Buzzards Bay Coalition) Read More . . .

  • New Story Map: 2015 Scallop Regs Overview

    Last week, NOAA Fisheries Greater Atlantic Regional Office posted our first Story Map, a new communication tool for complicated map-based information. Read More . . .

  • Protecting Deep-Sea Corals: A Success Story

    Like their shallow-water counterparts, deep-sea corals are very fragile and can be easily damaged or destroyed. In collaboration with fishermen, and using their fine-scale habitat knowledge, deep-sea corals received much-needed protection Read More . . .

  • NOAA's First Climate Science Strategy Announced

    Aug 25: NOAA Fisheries announces it's first-ever Climate Science Strategy, which identifies seven key steps needed to increase the production, delivery, and use of climate-related information. Read More . . .

Latest News

09/02/2015
NOAA Fisheries Announces 2016/2017 Atlantic Scallop Research Set-Aside Funding Opportunity - Proposals Due October 31, 2015
08/27/2015
NOAA Fisheries Seeks Comments on Proposed Catch Monitoring Improvements for Limited Access Herring Vessels
08/25/2015
NOAA Fisheries Eliminates "Did Not Fish" Reports and Simplifies Vessel Baselines
08/19/2015
NOAA Fisheries Announces Additional Northern Red Hake Possession Limit Reductions Effective August 24, 2015
08/17/2015
NOAA Fisheries Adjusts Fishing Year 2015 Catch Limits for NE Groundfish Sectors
08/12/2015
NOAA Fisheries Announces Red Hake Possession Limit Reduction
08/11/2015
NOAA Fisheries Announces Atlantic Mackerel Fishery Consequences for Slippage Events
08/05/2015
NOAA Fisheries Seeks Comments on Modification of Lobster Area 4 Seasonal Closure
08/05/2015
NOAA Fisheries Announces 2015 Annual Catch Limits for Bluefish
08/05/2015
NOAA Fisheries Seeks Comments on Revision of Maine State Waters Scallop Exemption Program
07/29/2015
NOAA Fisheries Completes First Economic Survey of Marine Recreational Bait and Tackle Industry
07/29/2015
Atlantic Herring Research Set-Aside Proposals Due September 21
07/20/2015
July 22: Meetings for Fishermen on Groundfish Operational Assessments
07/20/2015
Atlantic Surfclam and Ocean Quahog Information Collection Program
07/17/2015
NEFMC and NOAA Fisheries Seek Comments on Groundfish Amendment 18
06/29/2015
NOAA Fisheries Announces Standardized Bycatch Reporting Methodology Final Rule
06/25/2015
NOAA announces more than $25 million in grants to improve fishing opportunities, observations, resiliency and sustainability
06/23/2015
NOAA Fisheries Announces Area Closures for Common Pool Northeast Groundfish
06/19/2015
U.S. Commerce Department Announces 2015 Regional Fishery Council Appointments
06/19/2015
NOAA Fisheries Announces 2015 Summer Flounder, Scup, and Black Sea Bass Recreational Regs
06/15/2015
Gulf of Maine Cod Limit Adjustment for Common Pool Vessels
06/09/2015
Special Management Zones for Delaware Artificial Reefs
06/09/2015
NOAA Fisheries Announces New American Lobster Trap Transfer Program
06/08/2015
Greenlandic Fishery Continues to Catch Imperiled Atlantic Salmon
06/03/2015
NOAA Fisheries Emergency Action for Blueline Tilefish in Greater Atlantic Region Effective June 4
06/02/2015
NOAA Fisheries Issues Advance Notice of Proposed Rule for Jonah Crab Fishery
06/02/2015
NOAA Fisheries Announces Amendment to Simplify Vessel Baselines
 

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