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Maggie Mooney-Seus
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marjorie.mooney-seus@noaa.gov
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 28, 2011
55 Great Republic Drive
Gloucester, MA 01930-2276

Catch Limits Set for Atlantic Deep-Sea Red Crab Fishery for Next Three Years  

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NOAA today approved mechanisms for specifying annual catch limits and accountability measures to prevent overfishing in the Atlantic deep-sea red crab fishery under Amendment 3 to the Atlantic Deep-Sea Red Crab Fishery. We also approved New England Fishery Management Council recommendations for total allowable landings for the fishery for the 2011-2013 fishing years. To read more about this click here.

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