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Atlantic Highly Migratory Species Workshops

NOAA Fisheries requires certain highly migratory species (HMS) permit holders to attend educational workshops. Shark and swordfish permit holders that use longline or gillnet gear are required attend Protected Species Safe Handling, Release, and Identification workshops. Federal shark dealer permit holders are required to attend Atlantic Shark Identification workshops.

Click a workshop for dates and locations, registration materials, copies of workshop handouts, and more:

For more information, contact the HMS Management Division.