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Atlantic Highly Migratory Shark Species Identification Quick Reference

A quick reference guide for identification of Atlantic highly migratory shark species.
January 13, 2022 -

New Online Workshops Will Save Fishermen and Dealers Time and Money

New online training workshops can eliminate the need to travel to in-person events for recertification.
December 08, 2021 - Feature Story ,
A lemon shark swimming as seen from above. Lemon shark. Credit: iStock

Atlantic Highly Migratory Species Safe Handling, Release, and Identification Resources

Instructors hand out a variety of placards and brochures in Safe Handling, Release, and Identification Training Workshops. Here you can download those materials.
December 08, 2021 -

Atlantic Highly Migratory Species Training Workshops

Some permit holders and dealers are required to complete training workshop certifications every three years. An online option takes some burden off of fishermen, vessel operators, and dealers.

Submit Nominations for the Atlantic Highly Migratory Species Advisory Panel

NOAA Fisheries is requesting nominations for the Atlantic Highly Migratory Species Advisory Panel. 
November 16, 2021 - News ,

Atlantic Highly Migratory Species Commercial Compliance Guide

This guide provides a plain language summary of how to comply with commercial highly migratory species regulations for Atlantic tunas, swordfish, sharks, and billfishes.
November 12, 2021 -

Six Ways Fishermen Keep Shark Fishing Sustainable

NOAA Fisheries relies on partners like fishermen to help keep U.S. fisheries sustainable. Check out the top six ways fishermen help us maintain a sustainable shark fishery.
August 25, 2021 - Feature Story ,
The six ways fishermen help keep the U.S. shark fishery sustainable. The six ways fishermen help keep the U.S. shark fishery sustainable. Credit: NOAA Fisheries

Atlantic Highly Migratory Species Recreational Compliance Guide

This guide provides a plain language summary of how to comply with recreational highly migratory species regulations for Atlantic tunas, swordfish, sharks, and billfishes.
January 01, 2021 -

Nominations Requested for Atlantic Highly Migratory Species Advisory Panel

NOAA Fisheries is requesting nominations to fill 10 of the seats on the Atlantic Highly Migratory Species (HMS) Advisory Panel (AP) for three-year appointments.
December 02, 2020 -

Adjustment to the Swordfish General Commercial Permit Retention Limit

NOAA Fisheries is adjusting the Swordfish General Commercial permit retention limits in the Northwest Atlantic, Gulf of Mexico, and U.S. Caribbean regions, as shown in the table below. This action is effective January 1, 2021 through June 30, 2021,…
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05/26/2022