Weekly Update: September 17, 2021

Marine Fisheries Commission seeks advisers   MOREHEAD CITY – The N.C. Marine Fisheries Commission is looking for commercial and recreational fishermen, scientists, and other interested parties to sit on various fisheries advisory committees.   Two regional...

Weekly Update: September 10, 2021

COMMERCIAL FISHERMEN GIVE BACK TO LOCAL COMMUNITY This week commercial fishermen of Dare County, who were participants in a South Atlantic Deep Water Long Line Survey donated their catch to Beach Food Pantry of Kitty Hawk NC.  The Blue Line Tilefish were valued at an...

Weekly Update: September 3, 2021

  MFC August Business Meeting The North Carolina Fisheries Association (NCFA) provided written and verbal comments to the Commission on two issues of concern, rulemaking for small mesh gillnets and recreational fishing tournaments targeting flounder, at their...