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Webinar set to discuss improving Mid-Atlantic fishing data

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How can fisherman help plan and improve Mid-Atlantic fishing data? The Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council (MAFMC) has slated a discussion of that topic at an upcoming webinar. The council announced in the Federal Register of Monday, April 7 that it has scheduled a webinar for Monday, April 28 of its Ecosystem and Ocean Planning Committee. The webinar takes place from 1:30 to 3 pm Eastern Time. The public can listen in by telephone.

The committee will hear Rutgers and the Nature Conservancy describe their Data Portal Project, which “produces illustrative maps of Mid-Atlantic fishing activity summarized by port and gear groups,” the council explains. The committee will discuss with the groups how it can help fishermen “ review, discuss, and improve the project data and map products.”

Though the committee may discuss other matters during the webinar, it will not take action on anything else.

For details, see

To register, go to

For more info, contact Christopher Moore, executive director, MAFMC, 800 N. State St., Suite 201, Dover, DE 19901, (302) 526-5255.



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