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NOAA Fisheries Denies Petition to Establish a Mandatory Speed Limit in Gulf of Mexico

A huge win for the recreational community occurred on Friday,…

Proposed Rule to Designate Critical Habitat for Endangered Rice’s Whales

Rice's Whales management making more "noise" in the Gulf of Mexico? NOAA…
North Atlantic Right Whales

Update on Speed Restricted Zones

Speed Reduction Zones – TBF opposes the two recently issued…

Steve C. Levi Memorial Trophy Youth Conservation Award

The Billfish Foundation & Gulf Coast Yacht Group present…

Wind lease sales in the Gulf of Mexico

The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM), a division of the…
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Gulf of Mexico Hotspots Mapping Initiative

NOAA and the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) are…

Gulf of Mexico Restoration Plan 

Since the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico…

INCREASES in Atlantic Bluefin Angling Category 

Changes Coming to the Atlanic Bluefin Tuna Quota for Anglers A…

Exempted Fishing Permits for East Coast Deep-Set Buoy Gear

  NMFS issued 7 Exempted Fishing Permits (EFP) for vessels…

Changes Coming for Anglers on Atlantic Bluefin Tuna? 

Amendment 13 - Bluefin Tuna Currently, the NMFS is considering…