NOAA Fisheries

Type: Organization
Name: NOAA Fisheries
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

Court proceedings to begin in Aquarium's fight to import belugas

The Georgia Aquarium continues its fight to import 18 beluga whales from Russia to the United States.Court proceedings are set to start on Wednesday in the aquarium’s attempt to overturn a federal agency’s denial of its request to bring the blubbery creatures ... [Published Business First of Buffalo - 9 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

AK Beat: MEA forecasts steep rate increase

MEA predicts hefty rate increase by end of 2015: Palmer-based Matanuska Electric Association is telling members to expect an overall increase in retail rates of 15 to 20 percent over the next 18 months. The co-operative issued the prediction in a news ... [Published Anchorage Daily News - 9 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

Blue, purple jellies blown onto local beaches

Small, bluish-colored jellies are causing a bit of a sensation as they wash up on beaches up and down the Pacific Coast.By-the-wind sailors, also known as velella velella, are small jellyfish-like creatures usually found out in the ocean, far offshore. ... [Published Ventura County Star - 10 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

Oregon crew member arrested for 'assulting fishery observer'

NOAA has released no details about the arrest of an Oregon fishing crew member who is accused of assulting a federal fishery observer.According to NOAA, Richard Palek was arrested in Knappa, Oregon, last week, and charged with a misdemeanor violation ... [Published Seafood.com - 12 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Federal disaster funds on their way to Alaskan Chinook fishermen hurt from low returns (Fish Radio)

The first installment of disaster relief money will soon be on its way to Alaska fishermen hurt by low Chinook salmon returns to the Yukon, Kuskokwim and Cook Inlet regions. Disasters were declared by Governor Parnell for those three regions in 2012, ... [Published Seafood.com - 14 hours ago]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Alaska Fishermen Hit by 2012 Poor King Runs to Receive $7.8M

ANCHORAGE -Alaska is set to receive more than $20 million in fisheries disaster relief funds, in the wake of low king salmon runs two years ago which devastated the livelihood of Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta and Cook Inlet fishermen.In a Monday statement, the ... [Published KTUU - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Georges Bank Cod fishery closing briefly

NEW BEDFORD — NOAA Fisheries on Monday declared the Georges Bank cod common pool fishery will be closed for two weeks since it reached 90 percent of its total allowable catch.The measure is a precaution against going over the quota limits.The measure ... [Published South Coast Today - Aug 18 2014]
Entities: NOAA Fisheries, Bank
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

NOAA makes priority to remove hundreds of illegal 'casita's' used by lobster poachers in Florida Key

Florida poachers can be pretty creative. The problem is that after the individuals are caught, the devices they used for their illegal efforts often continue to impact marine resources.That's why a team from NOAA Fisheries is now in the Keys searching ... [Published Seafood.com - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Marine Corps works with NOAA to ensure marine mammal safety

MARINE CORPS AIR STATION CHERRY POINT, N.C. -The Marine Corps is looking for approval at Cherry Point to continue training in the Pamlico Sound while considering the safety of the neighboring sea life, specifically dolphins. This is necessary under the ... [Published WNCT - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Family spots rare, 25-foot shark in Puget Sound

EDMONDS, Wash. -- A local family boating about 100 yards off the Edmonds coastline spotted a rare, 25-foot Basking shark Saturday.The shark, which was larger than their 19-foot boat, swam towards the boat and then alongside and underneath it, said Grace ... [Published KBCI 2 Boise - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Construction of new Coastal Biology building to begin in November

Construction will begin in November on a new building near Long Marine Laboratory at the UC Santa Cruz coastal science campus. The Coastal Biology building will support research and teaching on coastal conservation, ecology, habitat restoration, climate ... [Published UC Santa Cruz - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

Scup quota hiked by carryover

NEW BEDFORD — NOAA Fisheries announced tis week that the Winter Phase 2 commmercial scup quota has been supplemented by leftover quota from Winter Phase 1.The carryover is effective Nov. 1 through Dec. 31.The decision says, "the full amount of unused ... [Published South Coast Today - Aug 13 2014]

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...just aren't many marine mammals in that area particularly at the time that they're doing these exercises," said Connie Barclay with NOAA Fisheries. "We really do not expect to see any marine mammal mortalities."
...will ever be built on, so most of it will remain open space and will be protected and restored as part of Younger Lagoon Reserve," Griggs said. "The ongoing habitat restoration work provides great opportunities for research and hands-on teaching activities."
"It was extremely rare and exciting and not something I’m sure I’ll see again" she added. "It came so close. It easily could’ve touched our boat."
The decision says, "the full amount of unused 2014 Winter I quota is transferred to Winter II, resulting in a revised 2014 Winter II quota of 7,232,471 pounds (3,281 metric tons). Because the amount transferred is greater than 2 million pounds, (907 m.t.), the possession limit per trip will increase from 12,000 pounds to 18,000 pounds during the Winter II quota period."

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Court proceedings to begin in Aquarium's fight ... [Published Business First of Buffalo - 9 hours ago]
AK Beat: MEA forecasts steep rate increase [Published Anchorage Daily News - 9 hours ago]
Blue, purple jellies blown onto local beaches [Published Ventura County Star - 10 hours ago]
Oregon crew member arrested for 'assulting fish... [Published Seafood.com - 12 hours ago]
Federal disaster funds on their way to Alaskan ... [Published Seafood.com - 14 hours ago]
Alaska Fishermen Hit by 2012 Poor King Runs to ... [Published KTUU - Aug 19 2014]
Georges Bank Cod fishery closing briefly [Published South Coast Today - Aug 18 2014]
NOAA makes priority to remove hundreds of illeg... [Published Seafood.com - Aug 18 2014]
Marine Corps works with NOAA to ensure marine m... [Published WNCT - Aug 18 2014]
Back to nature: Last chunk of Elwha dams out in... [Published Seattle Times - Aug 17 2014]
Brevard to dredge deeper at POW/MIA Park [Published Florida Today - Aug 15 2014]
Construction of new Coastal Biology building to... [Published UC Santa Cruz - Aug 15 2014]
Bycatch Spotlight: One of the Biggest Issues Fa... [Published Oceana - Aug 14 2014]
Family spots rare, 25-foot shark in Puget Sound [Published KBCI 2 Boise - Aug 14 2014]
Juneau and Southeast event calendar [Published Capital City Weekly - Aug 14 2014]
Scup quota hiked by carryover [Published South Coast Today - Aug 13 2014]
Local Shark Week: 25-foot rare shark spotted in... [Published Seattle Times - Aug 12 2014]
NOAA requests comment on updates to Federal fis... [Published Undercurrent News - Aug 12 2014]
Could This Be One Reason Why Whale Populations ... [Published Epoch Times - Aug 11 2014]
Proposed snapper rules would split charter capt... [Published BusinessWeek - Aug 11 2014]
Shark Week returns to Discovery Channel [Published Elkhart Truth - Aug 10 2014]
Millions of jellyfish-like creatures invading w... [Published Sott.net - Aug 09 2014]
Double-crested cormorants on East Sand Island -... [Published DVIDS - Aug 08 2014]
Snorkeler Supports Bluefin Ban [Published Laguna Beach Independent - Aug 08 2014]
DMR discusses ecology, public wants to also tal... [Published The Weekly Packet - Aug 08 2014]
Fall shrimp season to open Aug. 18 [Published Houma Today - Aug 07 2014]
Wildlife & Fisheries releases opening dates for... [Published KATC 3 - Aug 07 2014]
Miami seafood importer pleads guilty of fraud [Published Fish Information & Services - Aug 07 2014]
Miami’s True Nature Seafood Company Fined $1 Mi... [Published Oceana - Aug 07 2014]
Miami seafood firm guilty of fraud [Published SeafoodSource.com - Aug 06 2014]
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Great white shark population grows: Should beac... [Published Fox News Channel - YouTube - Jun 26 2014]
<a style="font-size: 15px; font-weight: bold;font-decoration: none;" href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=04TcrarbYVo&feature=youtube_gdata"&gt;Great white shark population grows: Should beach-goers worry? NOAA Fisheries Service's Dr. John Carlson ...
Years of Research Reveal More About Iconic Orcas [Published TIME.com - Jun 25 2014]
SEATTLE (AP) — Scientists studying Puget Sound orcas for the past decade now know they are among the most contaminated marine mammals, with pollutants particularly high in young killer whales, according to a report released Wednesday. More Federal Appeals ...
Great White Shark Population Surges [Published WSJ.com Video - Digits - Jun 23 2014]
After decades of decline, the numbers of great white sharks are spiking according to a new study from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. NOAA Fisheries shark researcher Tobey Curtis discusses on the News Hub with Lee Hawkins. ...
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