The New England Fishery Management Council met in Portland Maine Between June 20 & 22. The agenda for the week had two items that would be of special interest to many Fissues.org readers. First; the Groundfish Committee agenda included a discussion about Amendment 23 which deals with monitoring of the commercial groundfish fleet. Considering Carlos “The Codfather”
Atlantic sea scallops are managed by the New England Fishery Management Council (go to the NEFMC page for this species). Come back to this Fissues.org page frequently to get the latest news & opinion.