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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