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F/V Drill Conductor Workshops in North Carolina

AMSEA is conducting two Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor workshops in Wanchese and Hatteras, North Carolina. These classes are offered free to commercial fishermen.   The Wanchese meeting will be held on Tuesday, February 3, 2015 from 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM at the Wanchese Community Building, 295 Old Schoolhouse Road. The Hatteras meeting will be [...]F/V Drill Conductor Workshops in North Carolina read more ...

 

Drill Conductor Training & other updates

      From Lindsey Parker:  We are going to host FREE safety courses in March. AMSEA (Alaska Marine Safety Education Association) is covering the cost for commercial fishermen.          Drill Conductor Training course on Saturday, March 21, 8AM -9PM.  (This class is usually $175, but it is FREE for commercial fishermen.)          Sunday, March [...]Drill Conductor Training & other updates read more ...

 

Gulf of Mexico Shrimp Landings in 2014 Consistent With Recent Historical Average

NOAA has now published landing volume data for shrimp caught in the Gulf of Mexico in the month of December. The Southern Shrimp Alliance’s analysis of NOAA data indicates that for the full year 2014, the shrimp landings reported in the Gulf of Mexico (114.5 million lbs.) is roughly equal to the average of full-year [...]Gulf of Mexico Shrimp Landings in 2014 Consistent With Recent Historical Average read more ...

 

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