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NOAA Reopens More Than 5,000 Square Miles of Closed Gulf Fishing Area!

August 10, 2010 3:47 pm Good News! Today fhe National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced that it will reopen 5,144 square miles of Gulf waters to commercial and recreational finfish fishing. The reopening was announced after consultation with FDA and under a reopening protocol agreed to by NOAA, the FDA, and the Gulf states. The following is an excerpt from […]

NOAA Re-opens One-Third of Closed Gulf Fishing Area

July 23, 2010 1:17 pm NOAA re-opened 26,388 square miles of Gulf waters to commercial and recreational fishing on Thursday, July 22, 2010. The reopening of a third of the overall closed area was announced after consultation with FDA and under a re-opening protocol agreed to by NOAA, the FDA, and the Gulf states. Since mid-June, NOAA data have shown […]