Arlington, VA – 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 2, the...

Former Wildlife Resources Commission Executive Director and CCA Board Member Receives Wildlife Conservation Honor   RALEIGH, N.C. (Aug. 25, 2011) - Richard Hamilton, who served the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission for 37 years, most notably as the executive director from 2004 to 2007, was honored with the...

Anglers make case for better management of fisheries   Testimony before House committee hearing explains how lack of science impacts recreational fishing and the economy   WASHINGTON, DC - With the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration continuing to struggle in the management of the nation's fisheries, lawmakers today held...

Anglers make case for better management of fisheriesTestimony before House committee hearing explains how lack of science impacts recreational fishing and the economy WASHINGTON, DC - With the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration continuing to struggle in the management of the nation's fisheries, lawmakers today held...