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 . . .
National Saltwater Recreational Fisheries Policy
New national policy recognizes the value of—and gives a voice to—America’s saltwater recreational anglers. Read More . . .
Recreational Fisheries Policy Implementation Plan
NOAA Fisheries has a new plan for the path towards sustainable, high quality recreational fisheries. Read More . . .
|Recreational Fisheries Initiative||
|In 2009, NOAA embarked on an initiative to strengthen our partnership with the saltwater recreational fishing community through actions. Most recently, we have released a National Saltwater Recreational Fisheries Policy and Implementation Plan. > 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|