Monthly Archives: February 2012

Atlantic Menhaden Public Information Document Available for Public Comment

The Public Information Document (PID) for Amendment 2 to the Interstate Fishery Management Plan for Atlantic Menhaden is now available for public comment and review on the Commission’s website at http://www.asmfc.org/speciesDocuments/menhaden/fmps/Amend2PID_DraftForPublicComment.pdf. As the first step in the development of Amendment … Continue reading

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Forage Fish Conservation Takes Another Step Forward

Ken Hinman of the National Coalition for Marine Conservation has released the below summary of the ASMFC Menhaden Management Board’s meeting in Alexandria on Wednesday. Progress on Menhaden, River Herring at ASMFC New management measures to conserve Atlantic menhaden moved … Continue reading

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