President Trump Signs The Modern Fish Act

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President Trump Signs The Modern Fish Act

Rebecca Louviere, Communications Director Center for Sportfishing Policy 225-382-3756 Washington, D.C. – January 2, 2019 – The recreational fishing and boating community is now celebrating the enactment of the Modernizing Recreational Fisheries Management Act of 2018 (Modern Fish Act), which was signed into law by President Trump December 31. The Modern Fish Act finally recognizes…

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CCA Bay Chapter Conservation Scholarships Programs

CCA Bay Chapter Conservation Scholarship Program Purpose To provide scholarship awards available to children of or sponsored by members of the Bay Chapter, CCA. The scholarship is for educational purposes to provide financial assistance during the pursuit of a college degree in an accredited field of study. Mission Statement CCA is a non-profit organization comprised…

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Responding to oil spills: Coastal Wetland Habitats

The Sea Grant Oil Spill Science Outreach Team is pleased to announce a new opportunity to learn more about oil spill response and the science that guides it: Responding to oil spills: Coastal wetland habitats October 26, 2017 – Biloxi, MS, MSU Coastal Research and Extension Center (Popps Ferry Rd), 9:00 to 4:00 (Live streaming also…

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Sportfishing Community Addresses Modernizing Federal Fisheries Management on Capitol Hill

Sportfishing Community Addresses Modernizing Federal Fisheries Management on Capitol Hill Recreational angling stakeholders gathered on Capitol Hill today for a Congressional Saltwater Recreational Fisheries Policy Luncheon along with coordinated congressional office visits. Event sponsors included American Sportfishing Association, Center for Sportfishing Policy, Coastal Conservation Association, Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation, National Marine Manufacturers Association, and Theodore Roosevelt…

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CCA Testifies Before Congress On Red Snapper Fiasco

You can also view this article at: http://www.joincca.org/articles/846 CCA Testifies Before Congress On Red Snapper Fiasco Three-day season in 2017 marks new low in federal management of popular fishery POSTED ON MAY 02, 2017 On the same day that NOAA Fisheries announced the shortest recreational red snapper season in history, Mark Ray, chairman of CCA Texas,…

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