What Does the Latest Swordfish Stock Assessment Say?

Tweet RECOMMENDATIONS FOR ATLANTIC SWORDFISH VARY BY STOCK Highly migratory species, including tunas and billfish, travel the world’s oceans and traverse national boundaries. Regional fishery management organizations (RFMOs) work at the international level to manage such species, bringing together scientists … Continue reading →

Final Amendment on Essential Fish Habitat for Atlantic Highly Migratory Species

Tweet Amendment 10 to the 2006 Consolidated HMS Fishery Management Plan: Essential Fish Habitat NOAA Fisheries conducted a 5-year review of Atlantic Highly Migratory Species (HMS) Essential Fish Habitat (EFH) and determined that updates to HMS EFH are warranted and … Continue reading →

New Online System For Atlantic Highly Migratory Species Tournament Registration and Reporting

Tweet NOAA’s National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA Fisheries) is offering an online option to register Atlantic Highly Migratory Species (HMS) tournaments and report HMS tournament catch on the new Atlantic Tournament Registry and Reporting (ATR) System. Atlantic HMS tournament registration … Continue reading →