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FishNews – April 12, 2017 – Beluga Recovery Heroes, NOAA Citizen Science, Learning from Strandings, and More

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NOAA Fisheries Recognizes Beluga Recovery Heroes

Become a NOAA Citizen Scientist

West Coast

Learning from West Coast Marine Mammal Strandings 

Assessing Noise in Southern California Whale Habitat 

West Coast Salmon Dates Recommended for 2017

Council Votes to Close Pacific Sardine Fishery

Pacific Islands

Trawling Through Time in Leeward Oahu 

Southeast

Final Rule for King Mackerel in Gulf and Atlantic 

Upcoming South Atlantic Council Meetings 

Letter: Port shuns fishing fleet

Gary Marincovich re: Port of Astoria
Open letter to the Astoria Port Commissioners: I am a career professional commercial fisherman. I just purchased my 59th Oregon commercial fishing license. I have lived in this community all my life and paid property taxes, state taxes and licensing fees in this state and community for the last 55 years….

Read more (dailyastorian.com)

FishNews – April 5, 2017 – TurtleCam, Milford Lab Green Rooms, Dusky Shark Rule, MRIP Strategic Plan, and More

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Species Recovery Grants Support TurtleCam Research

Milford’s Green Rooms Grow Microalgae for Shellfish

NOAA Announces Final Rule for Dusky Sharks

Office of Law Enforcement 2016 Annual Report

MRIP Seeks Comments on New Strategic Plan

Meet April’s Monk Seal of the Month

Pacific Islands

Coral Research Expedition to Pacific Remote Islands 

Southeast

Ugly Algae Lurks in Biscayne Bay 

South Atlantic Council Seeks Scientific Advisors

FishNews – March 29, 2017 – West Coast Whale Entanglements Summary, Seafood Import Monitoring Compliance Guide, Fisheries Finance Program, and More

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2016 West Coast Whale Entanglements Summary

Seafood Import Monitoring Program Compliance Guide

Fisheries Finance Program Restrictions Lifted 

Tangled Whale Swims Free after Successful Rescue

Alaska

Competition Seeks Better Way to Count Sea Lions

West Coast

Responding to the Oroville Dam Emergency

NOAA Fisheries Delists Canary Rockfish in Puget Sound Based on New Findings

Pacific Islands

Revealing the Unknowns of an Unusual Catch 

Southeast

New Online IFQ Species Identification Guide