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CFMC FISHERY MANAGEMENT PLANS

HIGHLY MIGRATORY SPECIES


    

blue marlin, Makaira nigricans, photo: Dr MT Irizarry ©

The National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) listed Atlantic blue marlin, Atlantic white marlin and Atlantic sailfish as overfished species.

The main HMS page is http://www.nmfs.noaa.gov/sfa/hms/index.htm

Link to HMS regulations is http://www.nmfs.noaa.gov/sfa/hms/Linkpages/regulations.htm

For more information, please contact:

National Marine Fisheries Service
Office of Sustainable Fisheries
Highly Migratory Species Division
9721 Executive Center Drive North
St. Petersburg, FL 33702

Phone: (727) 570-5447
Fax: (727) 570-5656

              Recreational Compliance Guide    HMS Commercial Compliance Guide     HMS Dealer and Importer/Exporter Compliance Guide
                 Brochures from NOAA, NMFS, HMS

 

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