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Top 10 Greater Atlantic Region Stories of 2014

Here is a look at the most popular webstories on the Greater Atlantic Regional Fisheries Office website in 2014.  If you missed them, now is your chance to catch up!  To view all of our 2014 webstories and latest news, please visit our newsroom page.


We've Changed our Name to GARFO

Whale Watching Trip Turns into Successful International Whale Rescue

Recent Whale Entanglement Supports Need for Management Action

New Report Documents Importance of Shallow-Water Bottom Habitats in Gulf of Maine

Efforts Underway to Explore the Use of Electronic Monitoring in Northeast Fisheries

NOAA and ASMFC Team Up to Help River Herring

Management Measures Implemented to Reduce Large Whale Entanglements in Commercial Trap/Pot and Gillnet Fishing Gear

Mariner Alert: Whales May be Close to Shore, Go Slow

Port Agent Profile:  Walt Anoushian

Protecting Offshore Habitats while Rebuilding New Jersey Beaches