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Budget cuts eliminate striped bass enforcement

Rep. Lee Zeldin may have succeeded in his end goal of allowing anglers to target and harvest striped bass in Federal waters. [...]

March 1, 2018 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

News: Feds debate changing striper regulations off Montauk

When the federal government considered re-opening the area to fishing in 2006, they received 8,500 comments, 97 percent were in support of continuing the closure. [...]

February 11, 2016 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

News: Plans to renew and amend the Magnuson-Stevens Act set

The purpose of this draft proposal is to gather public input and to see how to best improve and modernize this important law governing fisheries [...]

December 20, 2013 News, RECENT, Slide

News: New Jersey Coast Guard vows to protect stripers in federal waters

The Coast Guard said Wednesday it will step up efforts this winter to stop illegal fishing for striped bass in federal waters [...]

December 2, 2013 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide