Tag Archives: NMFS OLE

Companies to Provide Modernization and Implementation of entellitrak® to Power NOAA’s Law Enforcement Personnel Activities

clip_image002_001MicroPact, Inc., the global leader in Data-First™ Case Management and Business Process Management (BPM) software, has secured a contract with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to deploy entellitrak® as the Trident Case Management System for the federal agency’s National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) Office of Law Enforcement (OLE). Read the rest here 10:12

700 pounds of poached shrimp seized from F/V Way Maker in Gulf of Mexico – No Permit – No Turtle Extruder

A joint effort by the U.S. Coast Guard and the National Oceanic and  Atmospheric Administration resulted in the seizure of 700 pounds of  illegally-caught shrimp in the Gulf of Mexico off Louisiana waters. [email protected]

 

American Seafoods slapped with big fine over claims that crews misreported their catch by many tons;

The Seattle Times – Something is fishy when the scales on a factory trawler read from 6 percent to nearly 70 percent less than what the catch really weighs. For such discrepancies, allegedly extending over many years, the federal government seeks penalties of more than $2.7 million from Seattle-based American Seafoods, which operates factory trawlers that catch and process pollock off Alaska. continued

Shannyn Moore: Prosecution of Native fishermen is just wrong

ADN.com – If I got the means to do it, I will do it,” Phillip said. “Even if you are breaking the law?” asked his lawyer, James Davis Jr. “Well, if it comes down to feeding my family, yes,” Phillip answered. This was Les Misérables, Alaskanized… Now, don’t get me wrong, there are real fish pirates in Alaska. We’ve even caught one or two….fish rustler Arne Fuglvog….NMFS OLE charged American Seafoods with fixing the scales,,,,,,,,,,continued