From The Sea – Regulations

Oceans Fleet Fisheries works with and is in complete cooperation with NOAA / National Marine Fisheries in its goals to maintain the natural resources of the oceans.

The sustainability of the North Atlantic Sea Scallop is critical to the livelihood of thousands of fisherman and shore businesses. Since 2001 the scallop industry has been considered a recovered fisheries after almost being depleted by over fishing in the 1980s and 1990s.

 

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To learn more about the sustainability of the scallop industry view this link.

 

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To review the 2013 ATLANTIC SEA SCALLOP FISHERY Management Measures for Fishing Year 2013 Please view this link.