Latest Fishing News
NMFS Scientific Publications Office – Announcement of publication of Fishery Bulletin 116(2)March 21, 2018
FishNews – March 15, 2018March 15, 2018
Tuna Fish Taste-Off – #AmericanTuna #WinningMarch 15, 2018
Fishermen’s News Online – Wednesday, March 14, 2018March 14, 2018
FishNews – March 7, 2018March 8, 2018
Fishermen’s News Online – Wednesday, March 7, 2018March 7, 2018
Clipper Oil: Latest Fishing News – PNA Leaders Summit Begins in Marshall IslandsMarch 5, 2018
Betting on Blockchain to Put Truly Sustainable Seafood on Dinner PlatesMarch 1, 2018
We cut through the hype about the technology behind Bitcoin that is emerging as a powerful new tool to build tamper-proof transparency and trust into seafood supply chains. If it works, blockchain could help combat illegal fishing, worker abuse and seafood fraud…
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Important Vessel Notifications
Save the Date! AAFA 2018 General Membership Satellite MeetingsFebruary 22, 2018
SeaView Fishing by Ocean Imaging – SeaView version 3.5.3! AAFA Special: $100 off with this order form (PDF form attached).February 20, 2018
Safety Alert – Kidde Fire Extinguisher RecallNovember 13, 2017
United States Coast Guard Headquarters – Inspections and Compliance Directorate Washington, DC – November 13, 2017
Safety Alert 12-17
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This safety alert provides information related to Kidde brand fire extinguishers. Nearly 40 Million extinguishers involving 134 different models have been recalled. These fire extinguishers were manufactured between January 1, 1973 and August 15, 2017….
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Safety Advisory 01-17 – Renewing Certificates of Documentation USCGSeptember 27, 2017Safety Advisory 01-17Coast Guard Certificate of Documentation Services Be Aware of Third Party Service ProvidersThe U.S. Coast Guard’s National Vessel Documentation Center (NVDC), located in Falling Waters, West Virginia, is the only entity authorized to issue Certificates of Documentation (CODs), Form CG-1270, valid for a period of one year from date of issuance…
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AAFA Vessels Covered under MSC Chain of CustodyAugust 10, 2017
AAFA 2017 RosterJuly 24, 2017
AAFA in ActionJuly 20, 2017
NOAA Fisheries announce $100 million in FFP funds are now availableJanuary 24, 2017
NOAA Fisheries announced that $100 million in FFP funds are now available for FY2017. Please see the attached brochure for details and spread the word on our excellent financing program that can be used for quota share, shore-side facilities, or vessels!