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Red Tide Update for February 24, 2021

2/24/2021 by US Harbors

Current Conditions The red tide organism, Karenia brevis, persists in Southwest Florida. K. brevis was detected in 21 samples collected over the past week. Bloom concentrations (>100,000 cells/liter) were observed in three samples from Lee County. Recent satellite imagery (2/23; NOAA, USF) indicates the presence of chlorophyll patches along and offshore of Lee, Collier, and Monroe… SEE MORE

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Grab a ‘VIP’ Pass to NOAA’s Virtual Open House

2/24/2021 by US Harbors

Each week, NOAA will tour a different facility through a live webinar and meet the staff that bring NOAA’s mission to life. Guides will highlight a few cool spots around campus and answer your questions in real time. A U.S. map plotted with the dates and locations of 2021 NOAA… SEE MORE

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News from Our Coasts: February 2021

2/19/2021 by US Harbors

NEWS & UPDATES FOR FEBRUARY Updates from US Harbors News & Virtual Events from Our Partners Updates from Our Coastal Business Community Photos of the Month   Updates from US Harbors Just in time for Whale Week, a new species of Baleen Whale was discovered in the Gulf of Mexico.… SEE MORE

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New Rule Requires Commercial Fishermen to Mask at all Times

2/12/2021 by US Harbors

By Jessica Hathaway. The U.S. Coast Guard has interpreted a CDC guideline intended to protect the public as well as transportation workers to include commercial fishing vessels. The language of the Marine Safety Bulletin issued on Feb. 1 requires the wearing of masks at all times in U.S. waters on all commercial… SEE MORE

Florida Red Tide Update - Feb 10th, 2021

2/10/2021 by US Harbors

Current Conditions The red tide organism, Karenia brevis, persists in Southwest Florida. Over the past week, K. brevis was detected in 30 samples. Bloom concentrations (>100,000 cells/liter) were observed in one Lee County sample. Recent satellite imagery (2/9; NOAA, USF) indicates the presence of patches of chlorophyll along and offshore of Lee, Collier, and Monroe counties. Additional… SEE MORE

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2021 New Jersey Freshwater Fisheries Forum

Nationwide February 27

The North Fisheries Forum, originally scheduled for this Saturday, January 23, is being combined with the South Fisheries Forum and will be held virtually. The 2021 Freshwater Fisheries Forum will be Saturday, February 27 at 10am. This year's topics include: Freshwater Fisheries Updates Warmwater Fish Production Activities Potential Impacts of Climate Change… SEE MORE

Pacific Northwest Sportsmen’s Show in Portland

Portland, OR March 11 - March 14

The annual Pacific Northwest Sportsmen’s Show in Portland is one of the largest outdoor shows of its kind in the US and brings together information, experts, gear and amazing demonstrations all in one location. It covers all kinds of outdoor activities like hunting, fishing, horse riding, camping and much more.… SEE MORE

2021 Fishing Season Forecast - ONLINE

Nationwide March 18 @ 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Eastern

The industry is preparing for a second busy summer season in the shade of the pandemic, changing strategies for coping with highly infectious strains, vaccines, and a covid-dominated marketplace. What does this mean for fishermen, operators and processors? Will these factors change the way we fish and how we deliver… SEE MORE

Maryland Coastal Commercial Fisheries Forum - ONLINE

Baltimore, MD April 16 @ 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Date: April 16, 2021 Time: 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this meeting will be conducted virtually. Google Meet Webinar Details: Join with Google Meet: meet.google.com/pph-kjiv-spt Join by phone: (‪US‬)‪+1 860-629-0249‬ PIN:  ‪791 099 425#‬ SEE MORE

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