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NMFS Bycatch Reduction Engineerin​g Program Request for Proposals – Revisions to the Butterfish Mortality Cap in the Longfin Squid Fishery

NOAA Fisheries announces that it has issued a request for proposals for 2013 Bycatch Reduction Engineering Program (BREP) Grants.   http://www.nmfs.noaa.gov/by_catch/bycatch_BREP.htm

NOAA Fisheries announces changes to the butterfish mortality cap in the longfin squid fishery, from a catch (landings and discards) cap to a discard only cap, as a result of its approval of Framework Adjustment 7 to the Atlantic Mackerel, Squid, and Butterfish Fishery Management Plan. Read the bulletin