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Non-Longline Fisheries Should Be Allocated More Swordfish

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All non-longline swordfish fisheries are required to use…

TBF Cautions Caribbean Swordfish Retention Expansion

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Representatives from The Billfish Foundation attended a recent…

NOAA Increases Commercial Swordfish Retention

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NOAA Fisheries is doubling the number of swordfish allowed…
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Atlantic Billfish, Swordfish, and Tunas Landings Update

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NOAA Fisheries announced landings updates for Atlantic swordfish,…

2019 Conservation Record

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  2019 was an enormous year for The Billfish Foundation's…

2019 Conservation Record: Swordfish

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The Billfish Foundation maintains the largest private tag…

Swordfish and Tunas Landings Update

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NOAA Fisheries announced landings updates for Northern Atlantic…

NMFS Removes Weak Hook Requirement

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The 2011 required year-round use of weak hooks (15/0 carbon…

NMFS Weakens Gear Restrictions in Atlantic Ocean

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The Gear Restricted Area (GRA) off Cape Hatteras implemented…

NOAA 2019 Commercial and Recreational Landings Updates

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NOAA Fisheries announced the final landings updates for Atlantic…