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Seven Gulf Groups Endorse Chris Oliver for Asst. NOAA Administrator


Seven Gulf Groups Endorse Chris Oliver for Asst. NOAA Administrator

The Gulf Seafood Institute joined six other Gulf of Mexico seafood industry organizations in endorsing Texas-native turned North Pacific Fishery executive Chris Oliver for the open position of Assistant Administrator for NOAA Fisheries.

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GSI Helps Gulf Charter Captains Take the Lead with $2.25 Million Technology Grant


GSI Helps Gulf Charter Captains Take the Lead with $2.25 Million Technology Grant

The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation has announced their selection for Electronic Monitoring and Reporting grants that included $2.25 million for Gulf Seafood Institute Founding Member CLS America to administer a program for approximately 350 federally-permitted charter boat vessels in the Gulf of Mexico.

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Fishermen Call for Stronger Policies and Enforcement As Illegal Fishing in Gulf Grows


Fishermen Call for Stronger Policies and Enforcement As Illegal Fishing in Gulf Grows

Foreign illegal fishing in the Gulf, mostly by Mexican crew in boats called lanchas, is a persistent and alarming problem according to authorities from Gulf Coast states, as well as the federal government.

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