Weekly Update: April 2, 2021

Release: Immediate         Contact: Patricia Smith Date: March 31, 2021 Phone: 252-726-7021   Marine Fisheries Commission amends sector allocations for southern flounder plan amendment   MOREHEAD CITY – The N.C. Marine Fisheries Commission voted today to amend the...

Weekly Update: March 26, 2021

        LEGISLATIVE UPDATE for 3/26/2012: NORTH CAROLINA GENERAL ASSEMBLY: There was more going on behind the scenes this week than can be reported here. Let’s just say there were some “shenanigans”. A bill that has fish in it that started out in...

Weekly Update: March 19, 2021

      FROM OUR EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR- GLENN SKINNER   On Thursday March 18, Marine Fisheries Commission (MFC) Chairman Rob Bizzell, with little notice, cancelled the special MFC meeting scheduled for later that day. The purpose of that meeting was to...

Weekly Update: March 12, 2021

    Fishermen input still needed!!   Coastal Carolina Riverwatch (CCRW, with the assistance of the North Carolina Marine Fisheries Commission and the North Carolina Division of Marine Fisheries, is surveying NC fishing communities to determine the effects of...

Weekly Update: February 5, 2021

  NCFA Files Motion to Intervene                On Thursday, January 28, 2021 the North Carolina Fisheries Association filed a motion to intervene as a party-defendant in the lawsuit filed against the State of N.C by the Coastal Conservation Association (CCA) of...

Weekly Update: January 22, 2021

NCFA BOARD AND STAFF WISH PAM SCHILL A VERY HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!! LEGISLATIVE UPDATE: The General Assembly returns to Raleigh this coming Wednesday, but at least two legislators will not be there due to positive Covid tests. Senator Bill Rabon, Republican from Brunswick...