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  • New Northeast Regional Climate Action Plan

    NOAA Fisheries today released an action plan aimed at better positioning people in the Northeast to deal with what happens to valuable marine life as waters warm. Read More . . .

  • When Salt Marsh Habitats Need Help

    Habitat conservation biologists visited a number of salt marsh sites in Little Egg Harbor, New Jersey to evaluate need for living shorelines or other stabilization projects. Read More . . .

  • Who Coordinates the Sea Turtle Stranding Network?

    Kate Sampson manages the Sea Turtle Stranding and Disentanglement Network in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast regions, helping save many endangered sea turtles each year. Read More . . .

  • Thorny Skate Not Threatened or Endangered

    NOAA Fisheries determined that although thorny skate abundance is low compared to historical levels, declines have halted and it remains abundant in the Northwest Atlantic. Read the decision. Read More . . .

  • Going with the Flow: Power and Passage

    Sea-run fish face some daunting challenges as they migrate, including hydropower dams. How do we ensure there's enough water in the river for migrating fish? Read More . . .

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02/22/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces Voluntary Speed Restriction Zone Around Martha's Vineyard
02/21/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces 2017-2019 Atlantic Deep-Sea Red Crab Quotas
02/21/2017
Notice of Intent to Prepare EIS for Proposed Groundfish Amendment 23
02/15/2017
Atlantic Scallop Fishermen: Default Measures in Effect March 1
02/09/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces Fishing Opportunities in the NAFO Regulatory Area
02/07/2017
NOAA's Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary Seeks New Members of the Advisory Council
02/07/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces Increased Marine Mammal Stranding Response Capacity on Long Island, NY
02/03/2017
Moriches Bay Humpback Whale Community Meeting Agenda
01/24/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces Reduced Trip Possession Limits for Skate Wings and Bait Fisheries
01/19/2017
NOAA Fisheries Proposes Measures for 2017 Atlantic Sea Scallop Fishery
01/17/2017
Save the Date: Community Meeting on Moriches Bay Whale Response Set for February 7
01/13/2017
Update on Stranded Dead Minke Whale Near Flushing Bay, New York
01/09/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces Common Pool Area Closure and Possession Prohibition for Georges Bank Cod
01/06/2017
Funding Available for Innovative Bycatch Solutions
01/03/2017
NOAA Fisheries Proposes to List Oceanic Whitetip Shark as Threatened
01/03/2017
How Fishermen, Seafood Dealers, and the Public Can Get News from NOAA Fisheries' Greater Atlantic Regional Fisheries Office
12/23/2016
NOAA Fisheries Announces Atlantic Surfclam and Ocean Quahog Catch Limits for 2017-2018
12/22/2016
NOAA Fisheries Announces Changes to Groundfish Common Pool Trip Limits
12/22/2016
Sea Turtle Recovery, New Jersey's Newest Rehabilitation Center, Admits First Patients
12/22/2016
NOAA Fisheries Closes CT Summer Flounder Fishery Through Dec 31
12/21/2016
NOAA Fisheries Announces Revised Summer Flounder and Black Sea Bass Catch Limits
12/20/2016
NOAA awards $8 million for coastal resiliency investments across the nation
12/20/2016
NOAA Fisheries Seeks Comments on Data Collection for Atlantic Herring and Mackerel Squid Butterfish Fishery Management Plans
12/20/2016
NOAA Fisheries Proposes Measures to Promote Fleet Diversity
12/14/2016
NOAA Fisheries Announces New Mid-Atlantic Deep Sea Coral Protection Area
12/12/2016
National Ocean Council Certifies First-in-Nation Northeast Ocean Plan
12/09/2016
Humans and Humpbacks of New York
12/05/2016
GIS Layers Now Available for Northeast Canyons and Seamounts Marine National Monument
12/01/2016
New York's Annual Commericial Bluefish Quota Harvested, Fishery Closes December 2
12/01/2016
Mid-Atlantic Mariners: Watch Out for Migrating Right Whales
12/01/2016
NOAA Fisheries Announces Proposed 2017-2019 Atlantic Deep-Sea Red Crab Quotas
11/27/2016
Update: Moriches Bay Humpack Whale Stranding
11/23/2016
Humpback Stranded in Moriches Bay Euthanized
11/22/2016
Media Advisory: Stranded Whale in Moriches bay
11/18/2016
New York/New Jersey Boaters: Watch Out for Whales
11/15/2016
NOAA Fisheries Announces Reduced Trip Limit for Atlantic Herring Area 1B
11/15/2016
NOAA Fisheries Announces Common Pool Area Closure and Trip Limit Adjustments for Georges Bank Cod
11/15/2016
NOAA Fisheries Proposes Summer Flounder Catch Limits for 2017-2018
11/09/2016
NOAA Fisheries Announces Common Pool Area Closure for Witch Flounder
11/08/2016
NOAA Seeks Advisory Council Applicants For National Marine Sanctuaries
11/08/2016
NOAA Fisheries Announces Modification of Scup Southern Gear Restricted Area
11/08/2016
Reminder: Most Commercial Fishing Prohibited in New Northeast Canyons and Seamount Monument
11/02/2016
NOAA Fisheries Announces New Start Date for the Scallop Fishing Year and New Specifications Process
11/01/2016
NOAA Fisheries Announces 2016-2018 Atlantic Herring Management Measures
01/06/2017
Northeast Canyons and Seamounts Marine National Monument FAQs

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