Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to Implement Import Provisions of the Marine Mammal Protection Act
Comments must be received by June 29, 2010.
NMFS Seeks Information for Identification of Nations Engaged in Bycatch or Illegal Fishing
Information should be received on or before April 5, 2010.
Proposed Rule to Implement Procedures to Address IUU Fishing and Bycatch
Public comments will be accepted through May 14, 2009.
Comment Period Extended on Petition for Rulemaking to Implement Provisions of the MMPA for Swordfish Imports
Comments must be submitted by March 23, 2009.
Affirmative Ruling Renewed for Mexico's Tuna Fisheries
NOAA Fisheries has renewed the affirmative finding for the Government of Mexico under the Marine Mammal Protection Act.
Presentation on Seabird Conservation
Click here to view a presentation from NOAA Fisheries Service on the International Plan of Action for Seabirds.
U.S. National Plan of Action on Seabirds Presents a national framework whereby the United States addresses seabird bycatch in its own longline fisheries and addresses the issue of seabird bycatch internationally in a variety of fora.