Industry applauds new NOAA fisheries, Magnuson-Stevens guidelines

Changes to national standards for Magnuson-Stevens are receiving accolades from the recreational fishing industry. NOAA Fisheries last week filed in the Federal Register its final rule to revise the guidelines for National Standards (NS) 1, 3, and 7 of the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act (MSA).    MSA contains 10 national standards which guide the …
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Willard Marine to supply SOLAS Fast Rescue Boats to the NOAA

ANAHEIM, Calif. – Willard Marine, Inc. has been awarded contracts to develop two new sizes of Safety of Life At Sea (SOLAS) Fast Rescue Boats (FRBs) for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association (NOAA). An outboard-powered 5.9-meter SOLAS rescue boat will be built for the NOAA ship Nancy Foster and a 5.4-meter inboard-powered SOLAS rescue […]
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