Celebrating Sustainable Fisheries

Written by on April 13, 2011 in Policy & Ocean Law

Today is the 35th anniversary of the Magnuson-Stevens Act!  It began in 1976 as a way to provide for the conservation and sustainable management of fisheries.  To read thoughts about this special day from Eric C. Schwaab, NOAA’s Assistant Administrator for Fisheries click here.

To learn more about the act check out NOAA’s website.

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About the Author: Emily Tripp is the Publisher and Editor of MarineScienceToday.com. She holds marine science and biology degrees from the University of Miami's Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science. She is also a PADI diver and dog lover. .

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