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2017 News Room Archives

2017 News Room Archives

12/28/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces FY18 BREP Funding Opportunity
12/28/2017
Reminder: Common Pool Areas Open January 1 - Georges Bank Cod Still Prohibited
12/26/2017
NOAA Fisheries Seeks NAFO Commissioner
12/22/2017
Healthy and Sustainable Seafood Choices
12/21/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces Final Quotas for Scup & Black Sea Bass; Accountability Measure in Summer Flounder Fishery
12/13/2017
NOAA Fisheries Seeks Comments on Proposed Quotas for Squid and Butterfish
12/12/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces Reduction in Commercial Skate Wing Possession Limit
12/11/2017
NOAA Fisheries Seeks Comments on Proposed Surfclam and Ocean Quahog Quotas
12/08/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces Fishing Opportunities in the NAFO Regulatory Area
11/30/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces Closure of New Jersey's Commercial Summer Flounder Fishery Through December 31
11/20/2017
NOAA Fisheries Withdraws the Northeast Fishery Sector IX Operations Plan
11/16/2017
Reynolds Channel Humpback Whale Updates
11/15/2017
NOAA Fisheries Seeks Comments on Proposed Rulemaking for American Lobster Fishery
11/14/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces Final Blueline Tilefish Amendment to the Golden Tilefish Fishery Management Plan
11/13/2017
Rhode Island Commercial Summer Flounder Fishery Closure
11/08/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces Competition for Monkfish Research Support Now Open
11/07/2017
NOAA Fisheries Seeks Comments on Proposed Scup Quotas
11/06/2017
NOAA Fisheries Seeks Comments on Proposed Rule for the New England Fishery Management Council’s Omnibus Essential Fish Habitat Amendment
11/02/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces 2018-2020 Commercial Golden Tilefish Quotas
10/24/2017
NOAA Fisheries Approves State Water Exemptions for Scallop Fisheries in Maine and Massachusetts
10/23/2017
NOAA Fisheries Seeks Comments on Proposed Rule for the Tilefish Fishery
10/20/2017
NOAA Fisheries Seeks Comments on Proposed Rule for Northeast Skate
10/20/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces Increase in Atlantic Herring Quota for Area 1A for Period of October 24 - December 31, 2017
10/18/2017
Workshop to Improve New England Recreational Fishery Management on Nov 13
10/11/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces Common Pool Area Closure and Possession Prohibition for Georges Bank Cod
10/06/2017
NOAA Fisheries Seeks Comments on Notice of Availability for the New England Fishery Management Council’s Omnibus Essential Fish Habitat Amendment 2
09/28/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces Common Pool Possession and Trip Limit Decrease for Georges Bank Cod
09/22/2017
New Method to Estimate Abundance/Detect Trends in North Atlantic Right Whales Confirms Recent Population Decline
09/22/2017
NEFSC Fall Research Cruises Will Continue with Some Modifications
09/14/2017
Sector At-Sea Monitoring Provider Applications for Fishing Year 2018 Are Due October 1, 2017
09/13/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces Scup Quota Increase for November-December 2017
09/11/2017
Beginning March 2018, New Electronic Reporting Requirements for Mid-Atlantic Charter/Party Vessels
09/11/2017
2018 S-K Grant Program - National Webinar & Training
09/07/2017
UPDATE: NOAA Fisheries Announces Illex (Shortfin) Squid Fishery Closure on September 15
09/07/2017
NOAA Fisheries Seeks Comments on Golden Tilefish Proposed Rule
09/07/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces 2018/2019 Atlantic Sea Scallop Research Funding Opportunity
08/31/2017
NOAA Fisheries Removes the Southern Windowpane Flounder AMs for all Trawl Vessel
08/25/2017
Final Rule to Protect MId-Atlantic Unmanaged Forage Fish
08/16/2017
NOAA Fisheries Designates Critical Habitat for Atlantic Sturgeon
08/15/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces River Herring Status Review
08/15/2017
Request for Public Comments: Incidental Take Permit for Atlantic Sturgeon in the James River, Virginia
08/15/2017
Announcing the 2018 Saltonstall-Kennedy Grant Funding Opportunity
08/10/2017
NOAA awards $5.8 million in grants to support endangered, threatened species recovery
08/10/2017
Reminder to Scallop Fishermen: Closed Area II Access Area Closes August 15
08/09/2017
R/V Gloria Michelle in Boston August 10 & 11 - Public tours available!
08/09/2017
NEFSC 2017 Groundfish Assessment Port Meetings Scheduled
08/07/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces Northern Red Hake Possession Limit Reduction
07/31/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces Catch Limits for 4 Groundfish Stocks and Windowpane Flounder Accountability Measures in Framework 56
07/29/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces Extension of Voluntary Speed Restriction Zone Around Nantucket
07/28/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces Common Pool Area Closure for Georges Bank Cod
07/27/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces Recreational Measures for Gulf of Maine Cod and Haddock for Fishing Year 2017
07/21/2017
New England Boaters: Watch Out for Whales
07/21/2017
Lobster Trap Tag Transfer Period Opens August 1
07/19/2017
NOAA Fisheries Seeks Comments on Proposed Rule for Mid-Atlantic Council Fishery Management Plans
07/18/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces Continuation of Voluntary Speed Restriction Zone South of Nantucket
07/18/2017
NOAA Fisheries Closes MA Summer Flounder Fishery in Federal Waters Effective July 20
07/11/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces Monkfish Quotas for 2017 to 2019
07/10/2017
Watch Out for Whales South of Nantucket
07/07/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces Summer Flounder and Scup 2017 Recreational Management Measures
06/29/2017
NOAA Fisheries Proposes State Water Exemptions for Scallop Fisheries in Maine and Massachusetts
06/28/2017
NOAA Seeks Comments on Proposed Rule Adding Blueline Tilefish to Golden Tilefish Management Plan
06/22/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces Initiation of Atlantic Salmon Status Review
06/21/2017
NOAA Fisheries Seeks Comments on Proposed Framework 56 to the Northeast Multispecies Fishery Management Plan
06/20/2017
A Guide to Groundfishing and Lobstering on the Same Trip
06/19/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces New Voluntary Speed Restriction Zone South of Nantucket
06/16/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces Reimbursement Rate of 60 Percent for At-Sea Monitors in 2017
06/15/2017
Rescued Sea Turtle Receiving Treatment at Sea Turtle Recovery in New Jersey
06/14/2017
Drifters May Help Improve Regional Harmful Algal Bloom Forecasts in Gulf of Maine
06/09/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces Closure of the Elephant Trunk Flex Scallop Access Area
06/02/2017
NOAA Fisheries Adds Gulf of Maine Scallop Survey
06/02/2017
New Comment Link for Proposed Recreational Catch Limits for Gulf of Maine Cod and Haddock
05/25/2017
NOAA Fisheries Seeks Comments on Proposed Recreational Catch Limits for Gulf of Maine Cod and Haddock
05/25/2017
Federal Recreational Black Sea Bass Management Measures Stay Same for 2017
05/25/2017
Nantucket Lightship Access Area Closing on May 30 for Scallop LAGC-IFQ Permit Holders
05/24/2017
NOAA Fisheries Proposes Rule Requiring Electronic Reporting for Charter/Party Vessels in the Mid-Atlantic Region
05/24/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces Final Black Sea Bass Catch Limits
05/24/2017
Trimester TAC for American Plaice Closes May 24, 2017 at 4:15pm
05/23/2017
NOAA Fisheries Requests Comments on Preliminary Fishway Prescription for the Mattaceunk Hydroelectric Project, Penobscot River, Maine
05/17/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces New Voluntary Speed Restriction Zone East of New York
05/10/2017
2017 Surfclam and Ocean Quahog Cost Recovery Cage Tag Fees
05/09/2017
NOAA Fisheries Seeks Comments on Proposed Monkfish Management Measures
05/08/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces Revised Possession Limit Trigger for Northern Red Hake
05/08/2017
Tuesday May 9: NOAA Fisheries to announce annual U.S. fishing economic data, species information
05/04/2017
Monkfish Permit Holders: No Changes to Regs
05/01/2017
Fisheries Innovation Fund 2017 Request for Proposals
04/28/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces Fishing Year 2017 Northeast Multispecies (Groundfish) Regulations and Provides Updates on Windowpane Flounder Accountability Measures for Groundfish, Summer Flounder, Scup, Black Sea Bass
04/24/2017
NOAA Fisheries Annouces Proposed Rule for Unmanaged Forage Fish in the Mid-Atlantic
04/21/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces Funding Opportunity for Atlantic Salmon and Their Ecosystems
04/21/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces New Voluntary Speed Restriction Zone South of Nantucket
04/20/2017
NOAA Fisheries Approves Amendment 18 to Address Fleet Consolidation in Groundfish Fishery
04/19/2017
NOAA Fisheries Proposes New Recreational Management Measures for Summer Flounder; No Changes to Scup
04/14/2017
NOAA Fisheries Proposes Revised Commercial Black Sea Bass Quotas for 2017-2018
04/14/2017
Update on Right Whale Found Dead in Cape Cod Bay; Vessels of all sizes need to be cautious
04/13/2017
Young Right Whale Found Dead in Cape Cod Bay, Boaters Urged to Be Cautious
04/11/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces New Voluntary Speed Restriction Zone SSE of Nantucket
03/29/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces New Voluntary Speed Restriction Zone E-NE of Boston
03/22/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces Closure of the Northern Gulf of Maine Scallop Management Area
03/22/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces Framework Adjustment 28 to the Atlantic Sea Scallop Fishery Management Plan
03/22/2017
Correction: Gulf of Maine Cod Limit Increase for Small Vessels in Common Pool
03/17/2017
Northeast Multispecies Common Pool Vessels Possession and Trip Limit Increase for GOM Cod and Haddock
03/17/2017
17 Projects Recommended for 2017-2018 Sea Scallop Research Set-Aside Program Funding
03/17/2017
NOAA Announces Increases in Common Pool Gulf of Maine Cod and Haddock Possession and Trip Limits
03/15/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces At-Sea Monitoring 2017 Coverage Levels for Groundfish Sector Fishery
03/15/2017
Groundfish Days-at-Sea Leasing Deadline Extended to March 31
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
Notice of Intent to Prepare EIS for Proposed Groundfish Amendment 23
02/21/2017
NOAA Fisheries Announces 2017-2019 Atlantic Deep-Sea Red Crab Quotas
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 Fisheries Announces Increased Marine Mammal Stranding Response Capacity on Long Island, NY
02/07/2017
NOAA's Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary Seeks New Members of the Advisory Council
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
How Fishermen, Seafood Dealers, and the Public Can Get News from NOAA Fisheries' Greater Atlantic Regional Fisheries Office
01/03/2017
NOAA Fisheries Proposes to List Oceanic Whitetip Shark as Threatened


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