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  • New Marine Mammal Stranding Plan for NY

    Feb 28: A new marine mammal stranding response plan for New York includes new partner organization, Atlantic Marine Conservation Society, which will work together with Riverhead Foundation to increase response capacity on Long Island. Read More . . .

  • Hannah Goodale: A Career in Fisheries

    March 1: We celebrate Women’s History Month sharing this story about one of the Greater Atlantic Regional Fisheries Office (GARFO) woman leaders. Read More . . .

  • Endangered Sea Turtles Return Home

    For one sea turtle injured by a fisherman’s hook and 25 cold-stunned (hypothermic) sea turtles that washed up on beaches from Massachusetts to Virginia, February 27 was a landmark day: They were ready to go home! Read More . . .

  • New Videos Showcase Restoration in the Great Lakes

    NOAA works with the Great Lakes Commission to restore the Muskegon Lake and St. Marys River Areas of Concern - two Great Lakes "toxic hotspots." Read More . . .

  • How Removing Dams Changes River Channels

    When dams are removed, what happens to the sediments stored behind them? How are the river channels upstream and downstream affected? Find out what NOAA Researchers found. Read More . . .

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03/22/2017
Correction: Gulf of Maine Cod Limit Increase for Small Vessels in Common Pool
03/22/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces Framework Adjustment 28 to the Atlantic Sea Scallop Fishery Management Plan
03/22/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces Closure of the Northern Gulf of Maine Scallop Management Area
03/17/2017
Northeast Multispecies Common Pool Vessels Possession and Trip Limit Increase for GOM Cod and Haddock
03/17/2017
NOAA Announces Increases in Common Pool Gulf of Maine Cod and Haddock Possession and Trip Limits
03/17/2017
17 Projects Recommended for 2017-2018 Sea Scallop Research Set-Aside Program Funding
03/15/2017
Groundfish Days-at-Sea Leasing Deadline Extended to March 31
03/15/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces At-Sea Monitoring 2017 Coverage Levels for Groundfish Sector Fishery
03/13/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces Transfer of Yellowtail Flounder Quota from Atlantic Sea Scallop Fishery to Groundfish Fishery
03/10/2017
2017 Bluefish Sector Quota Transfer Adjustment Notice
03/09/2017
Inseason Action for Skate Wing and Skate Bait Fishery
03/07/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces Extension of Voluntary Speed Restriction Zone Around Martha's Vineyard
03/03/2017
Greater Atlantic Region Joins Facebook
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
01/06/2017
Northeast Canyons and Seamounts Marine National Monument FAQs

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