The most significant change in Amendment 2 is a new requirement that all sharks be landed with fins naturally attached.
NCMC: Please write to your senators
Please write to NMFS in support of habitat designation
New web site marks official launch of "Take Marlin Off the Menu" campaign
Hinman served on the U.S. Delegation to ICCAT in Morocco in 2008, where the plight of bluefin tuna dominated the agenda.
Please contact your Senators for their support
The National Coalition for Marine Conservation, Ocean Conservancy and Oceana testified at the council meeting in opposition to the Pacific Council's proposal.
The United States went to ICCAT after announcing its "strong support" for listing Atlantic bluefin tuna...
A requirement to land all sharks with their fins naturally attached would apply to all vessels
Congress considers ending trade in billfish