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FREE – AMSEA Commercial Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor Course

This is a notification for a Drill Conductors Safety Course to be held in Crystal River, FL.  This course will fulfill the U.S. Coast Guard requirement; 46 CFR 28.270 – Instruction, Drills, and Safety Orientation for documented vessels operating beyond the boundary line (12nm on the Gulf of Mexico). § 28.270Instruction, drills, and safety orientation. [...]FREE – AMSEA Commercial Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor Course read more ...

 

Half Way through 2015, FDA’s Refusals of Shrimp for Banned Antibiotics Hits Record High

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) reported refusing 112 seafood entry lines in June 2015.  Of these, 29 (26%) were of shrimp entry lines refused for reasons related to banned antibiotics.   Through the first half of 2015, the FDA has now refused a total of 232 entry lines of shrimp products for reasons [...]Half Way through 2015, FDA’s Refusals of Shrimp for Banned Antibiotics Hits Record High read more ...

 

Council Seeks Applicants for Federal Fishery Advisory Panels

As you can see in this News Alert below, the South Atlantic Fishery Management Council is looking for a number of applicants for the various Advisory Panels to represent the different industries to provide information and guidance in the development and implementation of federal fishery management plans. Advisory panel members are appointed by the Council and [...]Council Seeks Applicants for Federal Fishery Advisory Panels read more ...

 

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