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FEBRUARY 2018

Marine Fisheries Commission asks legislature to look at commercial fishing license criteria

New buoys going on estuarine artificial reefs and oyster sanctuaries

N.C. Marine Fisheries Commission to meet Feb. 14-15 in Wrightsville Beach

Public hearing scheduled on proposed shellfish leases in Carteret County

Public hearing scheduled on proposed shellfish leases in Dare County

State certifies new state record red grouper


JANUARY 2018

Commercial Fishing Resource Funding Committee to meet Feb. 1

Division of Marine Fisheries Standard Commercial Fishing License Eligibility Board to meet

Public hearing on proposed shellfish leases in Pender County rescheduled for Feb. 28

Blue Crab Fishery Management Plan Advisory Committee meeting rescheduled

Public Hearings for Atlantic Cobia Management Begin Next Week

Public hearing on proposed shellfish leases in Pender County cancelled due to weather forecast

Blue Crab Fishery Management Plan Advisory Committee meeting canceled due to inclement weather forecast

Marine Fisheries Commission accepting public comment on proposed changes to commercial fishing license

Recreational black sea bass season north of Cape Hatteras opens Feb. 1

Public hearing rescheduled for proposed shellfish leases in New Hanover County

Council Seeks Input on Proposed Changes for Atlantic Cobia Management

Southern Flounder Fishery Management Plan Advisory Committee to meet

Annual pot closure period begins Jan. 15

Public hearing scheduled on proposed shellfish leases in Onslow County

Public hearing scheduled on proposed shellfish leases in Dare County

Waters close to commercial and recreational spotted seatrout harvest

Blue Crab Fishery Management Plan Advisory Committee to meet

Hearing on proposed shellfish leases in New Hanover County cancelled due to weather


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