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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 […]