Fishery Council Leaders Discuss COVID-19; NMFS Touts ‘New Normal’ for US Seafood at CCC Meeting
The Western Pacific Regional Fishery Management Council hosted leaders from the eight regional fishery management councils this week by video conference.
The first of the Council Coordination Committee's biannual meetings spanned time zones from New England to American Samoa as the members and NMFS representatives discussed issues relevant to all of the Councils.
On Wednesday, the Councils discussed COVID-19 impacts on U.S. fisheries and federal efforts to address them. Those measures included President Trump’s recent executive orders, Promoting American Seafood ...
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