No more shrimp from Pamlico Sound?- North Carolina Marine Fisheries Commission to Consider Trawl Ban – Petition

A possible  reclassification of most internal waters of North Carolina will be the subject of a special meeting of the N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries later this month. This reclassification into “Permanent Secondary Nursery Areas” would be one of the biggest regulatory blows to the state’s commercial fishing industry – a complete ban on trawling in North Carolina waters. [email protected]

Petition by Megan Spencer Ocracoke,  North Carolina Marine Fisheries Commission: Save local seafood! No permanent secondary nursery areas in NC!