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ASMFC – February 7, 2012 Summer Flounder, Scup, and Black Sea Bass Management Board Meeting

ASMFC – February 7, 2012 Summer Flounder, Scup, and Black Sea Bass Management Board Meeting

Jeff Sutton January 28, 2012 0

The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission (ASMFC) will hold its winter meetings on February 7, 2012 in Alexandria, VA. That means that we are getting closer to learning what our 2012 NJ fluke regulations

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Plans set for March national fishing rally in D.C.

Plans set for March national fishing rally in D.C.

Jeff Sutton January 22, 2012 0

Plans set for March national fishing rally in D.C. By Richard Gaines Staff Writer The Gloucester Daily Times Sat Jan 21, 2012, 01:34 AM EST Commercial and recreational fishing interests today announced plans for

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ASMFC Draft Addendum Open for Public Comment on 2012 Black Sea Bass Recreational Measures

ASMFC Draft Addendum Open for Public Comment on 2012 Black Sea Bass Recreational Measures

Jeff Sutton January 10, 2012 0

The following is a news release from the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission: ASMFC Summer Flounder, Scup and Black Sea Bass Board Approves Draft Addendum XXII for Public Comment Addendum Considers 2012 Black Sea

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Blackfish – New size, bag and season limits

Blackfish – New size, bag and season limits

Jeff Sutton January 9, 2012 0

On Thursday, the New Jersey Marine Fisheries Council approved new size, bag and season limits that will take effect within the next few weeks. The new regs were required in order to comply with

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Turning the Corner on Ending Overfishing 2012 – Annual Catch Limits Now in Place for Most Federal Fisheries

Turning the Corner on Ending Overfishing 2012 – Annual Catch Limits Now in Place for Most Federal Fisheries

Jeff Sutton January 9, 2012 0

Turning the Corner on Ending Overfishing 2012 – Annual Catch Limits Now in Place for Most Federal Fisheries Everyone – commercial and recreational fishermen, NGOs, Councils, Congress and NOAA – knew it would be

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Last Chance to fight for Clean Water!

Last Chance to fight for Clean Water!

Jeff Sutton January 6, 2012 0

Clean Water Action Alert               January 2012 This is your last chance to fight for clean water!  Politicians in the New Jersey Senate and Assembly will make a final vote on Monday, January 9th that would weaken

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Take action now to get pots off the reefs

Take action now to get pots off the reefs

Jeff Sutton January 5, 2012 0

Following is a vital message from Capt. Peter Grimbilas about the Pots Off the Reefs legislation that has a majority of the Assembly signed on as cosponsors, but won’t come to a vote before

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NJDEP-NJ Saltwater Recreational Registry Program

NJDEP-NJ Saltwater Recreational Registry Program

Jeff Sutton December 31, 2011 0

http://www.nj.gov/dep/saltwaterregistry/ REGISTRATION IS FREE Registration for 2012 will begin on November 1, 2011. Please see FAQ #5 for details Background: In 2006 the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) was charged with the creation

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NJOA – Three more Co-Sponors added to Reef Bill!

NJOA – Three more Co-Sponors added to Reef Bill!

Jeff Sutton December 14, 2011 0

Three more Co-Sponors added to Reef Bill!  December 11, 2011 Press release Belmar, NJ The NJOA has been informed that three (3) new Assembly Co-Sponsors have signed on to Bill A1152, which prohibits the

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Panel Votes to Reduce a Forage Fish Catch

Panel Votes to Reduce a Forage Fish Catch

Jeff Sutton November 10, 2011 0

NY Times Link: Panel Votes to Reduce a Forage Fish Catch By ABBY GOODNOUGH Published: November 9, 2011 BOSTON — A fishing oversight group voted Wednesday to sharply reduce the allowable East Coast catch

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