Monthly Archives: April 2015

NEW ERA OF RED SNAPPER BATTLES BEGINS

Amendment 40 to the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation ct is set to take effect June 1, 2015. This is the legislation which provides for Sector Separation in the recreational fishery for snapper. No longer will the total snapper quota be divided … Continue reading

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Custom Lacewood Ruger revolver grips!

I asked Carl of Privates Custom Grips to build me a set of custom grips from a piece of Lacewood that used to be on my beloved old 31 Bertram, and they of course came out a lot better than … Continue reading

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REVIEW COMING FOR NOAA’S MARINE RECREATIONAL INFORMTION PROGRAM

This review and having needed changes implemented are what many of us with an interest in Gulf of Mexico Recreational Fisheries have been begging for a long time! NRC to Conduct Review of MRIP Progress and Improvements NOAA Assistant Administrator … Continue reading

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RED SNAPPER “TAGS” IN THE FOR-HIRE FISHERY

This is a “plan” for red snapper management applied to the for-hire sector. It is a government plan, so of course difficult to impossible for most folks to understand. Basically, it is another scheme to divide up the Gulf snapper … Continue reading

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