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North Carolina Fisheries Association Weekly Update for Thanksgiving 2017

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North Carolina Fisheries Association Weekly Update for November 17, 2017

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North Carolina Fisheries Association Weekly Update for November 10, 2017

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North Carolina Fisheries Association Weekly Update for November 3, 2017

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North Carolina Fisheries Association Weekly Update for October 27, 2017

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Don’t just drink the Kool Aid – be diligent when you read all of the anti-commercial fishing rhetoric

In the October-November issue of Tradewinds, the bi-monthly magazine published by the North Carolina Fisheries Association, there is an intriguing column by Brent Fulcher, chairman of the association. “The Internet can be a very enlightening tool at time,” writes Mr. Fulcher. “It amazes me when I read comments from those who are opposed to commercial fishermen. When they post on certain sites that are known for their anti-commercial fishing rhetoric, there are no fish left in the ocean. The sky is falling, and those bad commercial fishermen are to blame. click here to read the story 13:59

North Carolina Fisheries Association Weekly Update for October 20, 2017

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North Carolina Fisheries Association Weekly Update for October 13, 2017

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North Carolina Fisheries Association Weekly Update for October 6, 2017

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North Carolina Fisheries Association Weekly Update for September 29, 2017

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North Carolina Fisheries Association Weekly Update for September 15, 2017

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North Carolina Fisheries Association Weekly Update for September 8, 2017

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North Carolina Fisheries Association Weekly Update for September 1, 2017

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North Carolina Fisheries Association Weekly Update for August 25, 2017

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North Carolina Fisheries Association Weekly Update for August 11, 2017

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North Carolina Fisheries Association Weekly Update for August 4, 2017

Click here to read the Weekly Update, to read all the updates, Click here  “If I don’t go, I’ll wish I had. If I do go, I’ll wonder why I went”. 13:45

North Carolina Fisheries Association Weekly Update for July 28, 2017

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North Carolina Fisheries Association Weekly Update for June 30, 2017

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North Carolina Fisheries Association Weekly Update for June 23, 2017

Click here to read the Weekly Update, to read all the updates, Click here  We were saddened to hear of the passing of James Berrie Gaskill of Ocracoke. He died on Wednesday while tending his nets. NCFA Board, Members and Staff offer our most sincere condolences and prayers to his family. 17:54

North Carolina Fisheries Association Weekly Update for June 16, 2017

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Watermen, locals descend on Raleigh to fight fisheries bill – The true toll of a treacherous bill on commercial fishing

Hundreds of commercial fishermen and their families, along with local government and agency leaders spent Wednesday walking the halls of the North Carolina Legislative Building in an effort to battle a bill they say could shut down the entire industry. House Bill 867 would attempt to rewrite the Fisheries Reform Act, which is the body of statutes that provides the framework for fisheries management in North Carolina. The event was organized by North Carolina Watermen United and the North Carolina Fisheries Association.,, But just as opponents were arriving on Jones Street in Downtown Raleigh, many wearing white T-shirts and red buttons calling for a no vote, word trickled out that the legislation was being amended. click here to read the story 08:47

The true toll of a treacherous bill on commercial fishing – Sandy Semans Ross –  If he had bothered to come, I wanted to explain what is obvious to me but apparently less so to others. But he didn’t come, so I share my words with you. I would have told him that the coastal economy as a whole is unique because of its proximity to the ocean and the sounds. click here to read the story

North Carolina Fisheries Association Weekly Update for June 9, 2017

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North Carolina Fisheries Association Weekly Update for June 2, 2017

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North Carolina Fisheries Association Weekly Update for May 26, 2017

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North Carolina Fisheries Association Weekly Update for May 19, 2017

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North Carolina Fisheries Association Weekly Update for May 12, 2017

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North Carolina Fisheries Association Weekly Update for May 5, 2017

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North Carolina Fisheries Association Weekly Update for April 28, 2017

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North Carolina Fisheries Association Weekly Update for April 21, 2017

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North Carolina Fisheries Association Weekly Update for March 27, 2017

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