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  • Public Comment Sought on Atlantic Menhaden Management

    The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission is seeking input from stakeholders and those interested in Atlantic menhaden concerning chan...

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  • Anglers Invited to Coastal Species Hearings in RI

    The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management will be holding a public workshop which is when they will explain how the Atlantic S...

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  • So. New England Lobster Population Hits Record Low

    The Associated Press reports on the woeful state of the southern New England lobster fishery. The population of lobsters in the region has s...

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  • ASMFC Raises Menhaden Quota for 2015

    On Tuesday, May 5, 2015, the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission (ASMFC) voted to increase the allowable coastwide harvest of Atlant...

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  • Commission Closes LI Sound Lobster Fishery

    Beginning last Sunday (September 8, 2013), the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission has closed the entire Long Island Sound lobster f...

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  • Menhaden Harvest to be Cut by 20 Percent

    The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission on Friday, December 14, voted to reduce the harvest of Atlantic menhaden by 20%, based on th...

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