NOAA Fisheries

NOAA Fisheries Announces New Text Message Alert Program

LA Fisheries Forward

NOAA Fisheries Southeast is pleased to announce the introduction of our new text message alert program.  The program will allow you to sign up to receive important fishery related alerts via text message. Text alerts you may receive include: Immediate fishery openings and closures Any significant changes to fishing regulations…

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Commercial fishing for large coastal sharks closes in state waters

blacktip shark

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) announced that effective March 15 at 11:30 p.m., commercial fishing for large coastal sharks will be closed in Louisiana waters. The National Marine Fisheries Service closed commercial fishing for large coastal sharks in federal waters of the Gulf of Mexico on March…

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