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News: Striped bass reference points called into question

The new stock assessment is due out in the beginning of 2019. Several states are suggesting that the BRP’s are far too conservative. [...]

June 12, 2018 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Marlyland’s new striped bass regulations effective May 16

Enhanced conservation rules on use of bait and circle hooks; Minimum size reduced to 19 Inches. [...]

May 29, 2018 News, RECENT, Slide

VA proposal for tighter oversight of recreational striped bass catch dies

Commercial fishermen asked state regulators to make recreational fishermen tag their striped bass the way commercial operators do. [...]

May 10, 2018 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

ASMFC’S February meeting and what it means for stripers

Maryland submitted a “conservation equivalent” proposal to reduce the size limit from 20” to 19”, along with an inline circle-hook requirement for bait fishing. [...]

February 15, 2018 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

The Bahamas: The $100m fishing question

The idea that two or more fishermen in a boat must have a Bahamian guide is downright crazy. How could Gray and the government get it so so wrong? [...]

January 19, 2017 News, RECENT, Slide, Uncategorized

News: Florida state wildlife officials approve barracuda regulations

Until now, Florida had no barracuda-specific fishing limits—just the statewide ceiling of 100 pounds or two fish, whichever is greater... [...]

November 2, 2015 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide, Uncategorized

Bahamas: How would new flats regs effect your fishing?

A person who engages in commercial fishing in the Bahamas flats commits an offence and is liable on summary conviction to a fine not exceeding five thousand dollars, or to imprisonment [...]

June 22, 2015 Destinations, RECENT, Slide

Feature Stories: New striped bass regulations offer much food for thought

1@32 founder, Ross Squire, ponders the efforts that have successfully led to the Atlantic States new regulations and reduced striped bass harvest [...]

March 17, 2015 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Opinion, Slide

News: New Virginia limit on striped bass goes into effect

Charter boat captains clamor that the new regulations will ruin business while the conservation minded look forward to a reduction in mortality and the rebuilding of stocks. [...]

January 9, 2015 FEATURE STORY, News, Slide, Uncategorized

News: N.J. striped bass regulations update

The Council is moving forward with two proposals to comply with the Atlantic State Marine Commission's (ASMFC) mandate that our striped bass quota be reduced by 25% during 2015. [...]

December 16, 2014 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide, Uncategorized