Weekly Update: June 11, 2021

Like many of NCs commercial fisheries, the States shrimp industry is, once again, under attack.   Since 2013, there have been 3 petitions for rulemaking filed seeking to restrict shrimp trawling, 2 Amendments to the Shrimp FMP, 2 lawsuits filed to prohibit shrimp...

Weekly Update: June 04, 2021

  Marine Fisheries Commission moves forward with amendment to Shrimp Plan   MOREHEAD CITY – The N.C. Marine Fisheries Commission voted on Thursday to take Draft Shrimp Fishery Management Plan Amendment 2 out for public comment and advisory committee review....