fishery independent research into historical abundance, effects of localized depletion, food web interactions and ecosystem services of menhaden.
Stripers Forever appreciates the opportunity to comment on the Menhaden Amendment 3 PID. There are a lot of important issues that need to be resolved. SF continues to believe that many of them will be resolved, if this important species is managed with EBFM. Sincerely, C.M. “Rip” Cunningham Jr. Former Chair, New England Fishery Management Council
National Board Member, Stripers Forever
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