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  • State of Atlantic Salmon Restoration

    First in a five part series on Atlantic salmon recovery. Photo credit: Gilbertvan Ryckevorsel Read More . . .

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    A gentle giant that just happens to be shark. On August 14 talk to shark expert about this shark and more on Twitter #sharkchat 6-7pm Read More . . .

  • Fishing Mortality Paper Topic at AFS Meeting

    New NOAA Tech Memo features 17 Northeast cooperative research projects on fish survival; topic at American Fisheries Society Meeting Read More . . .

  • Grants awarded for groundfish disaster

    We have awarded grants to 5 states to provide direct financial assistance to eligible fishermen Read More . . .

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    What you should do if you suspect a whale, dolphin or sea turtle needs help Read More . . .

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Latest News

08/29/2014
Northeast Skate Fishery Framework 2 Management Measures
08/27/2014
NE Multispecies Common Pool Vessels - Closure of the Southern NE/MA Yellowtail Flounder and Closure of the Eastern U.S./Canada Area
08/19/2014
NOAA Stranding Network Member and our Office of Law Enforcement work together on whale rescue
08/05/2014
Proposal to Develop Atlantic Surfclam and Ocean Quahog Fishery Information Collection Program
08/05/2014
Deadline Extended for 2015 Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council RSA Proposals
08/05/2014
Spiny Dogfish Specifications For 2014-2015
08/05/2014
Data Modernization Listening Session on August 11
08/01/2014
NOAA seeks comment on potential control date for summer flounder fishery
06/30/2014
NRD Grant Opportunity
06/26/2014
NOAA announces changes to Groundfish catch carryover
06/19/2014
Join Us for a Tweet Chat to Learn What You Should Do If You See a Sea Turtle in Trouble
06/11/2014
Northeast Federal Fishery Dependent Data Visioning Project Industry Workshop - June 30th and July 1st
06/10/2014
Responsible whale watch program continues to expand along U.S. east coast
06/04/2014
National Fishing and Boating week and a National Saltwater Recreational Fisheries Policy
05/29/2014
New groundfish monitoring measures in US_Canada Area and carryover announced
05/29/2014
Experimental Fishing Permits to Gather Data on Groundfish Closed Areas
05/28/2014
States reach consensus on plans to distribute New England groundfish disaster funds
05/27/2014
NOAA Proposes New Monkfish Measures (FW 8)
05/22/2014
NOAA announces closure of Herring Area 1B
05/21/2014
Final Catch Limits for Summer Flounder, Scup and Black Sea Bass Fishery for 2014
05/20/2014
Proposed Management Measures for Skate for 2014 and 2015
05/06/2014
Revised Bulletin: 2013 Carryover Accounting for Sectors
05/06/2014
Media Advisory: Update on Possible Cause of Death of Sei Whale
05/01/2014
NOAA selects two areas in the North Atlantic for targeted habitat conservation efforts
 

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