National Saltwater Recreational Fisheries Policy
NOAA Fisheries is developing an Agency-wide saltwater recreational fisheries policy and is asking for your help. Read More . . .
NOAA Announces Saltonstall-Kennedy Grant Funding
NOAA Fisheries announces Saltonstall-Kennedy grant program solicitation, now expanded to cover recreational fisheries! More details are available in the Federal Funding Opportunity. Read More . . .
Recreational Saltwater Fishing Summit Final Report
Check out the final report from the 2014 Recreational Saltwater Fishing Summit, which was prepared by the independent facilitation team at MAKERS. NOAA Fisheries will use this summary to inform future planning. Read More . . .
|Recreational Fisheries Initiative||
|In 2009, NOAA embarked on an initiative to strengthen our partnership with the saltwater recreational fishing community. We committed to listening to anglers and following through on commitments, which culminated in National and Regional Action Agendas. > read more|
|Data and Science|
|At NOAA, we use science to guide our policies and management. Learn how we collaborate with others on data collection and explore data on recreational fishing catch, effort, and economics. > read more|
|Resources for Fishermen|
|From making sure you have all the right fishing permits to getting an updated weather forecast, explore information and resources that will help you plan an enjoyable fishing trip. > read more|
|Recreational Fisheries Management|
|NOAA is responsible for management, conservation, and protection of living marine resources. Learn more about how decisions that impact fishing are made and enforced. > read more|