Fishery Management Plans: Introduction
The Division of Marine Fisheries is comprised of nine sections that collectively carry out the agency’s mandate of protecting the state’s marine and estuarine resources. The Fisheries Management Section is one of the cornerstones of the organization. With approximately 70 scientists, technicians and support personnel, the section lays the groundwork for management strategies and decisions that impact both the state’s fisheries and fishermen.
Fisheries management plans are broad in scope and cover numerous species. Read all the details in this section.