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In early January, 2018, unseasonably cold temperatures resulted in cold stun events and mortality of speckled trout stocks in Virginia, North Carolina, and other states along the Atlantic Coast. Virginia In February, The... READ MORE
9th Annual Great Bridge Fisherman Association (GBFA) Fishing Flea Market Saturday, March 10, 2018 8:00 AM – 2:30 PM Chesapeake Conference Center 700 Conference Center Drive Chesapeake, VA 23320 Phone: (757) 287-0330 The... READ MORE
NOAA Fisheries has announced a February recreational season in 2018 for the black sea bass fishery. The current black sea bass recreational management measures of a 12.5-inch minimum size and 15-fish possession limit... READ MORE
NOAA Fisheries has released its 2017 Stock Assessment and Fishery Evaluation (SAFE) Report for Atlantic Highly Migratory Species. The 2017 SAFE report reviews the status of highly migratory Atlantic tunas, swordfish, billfishes, and... READ MORE