Meet Gray’s Reef National Marine Sanctuaries’ Acting Director

Gray’s Reef National Marine Sanctuary Advisory Council invites you to attend its fall meeting Friday, September 23, 2016, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. at Skidaway Island State Park.
The morning session will address several topics of interest for recreational fishing. Special guest speakers include;
· Russell Dunn, a national policy advisor for NOAA Fisheries who will present a snapshot of Fisheries’ recreational fishing plan and policies,
· John Armor, National Marine Sanctuaries’ Acting Director
who will speak about recreational fishing in sanctuaries, and
· Kim Iverson from the South Atlantic Fishery Management Council will give a brief overview of the Marine Resources Education Program (MREP) which was created for fishermen by fishermen.
Tim Tarver, CCA GA State Board member will also speak.
Sanctuary advisory council meetings are always open to the public with a comment period offered. Please join us! 
You can learn more here.

Continue reading “Meet Gray’s Reef National Marine Sanctuaries’ Acting Director”

Bulloch County Chapter Being Formed

Coastal Conservation Association of Georgia

Screen Shot 2016-07-08 at 11.02.28 AMWe’re in the process of forming a new chapter in Statesboro, GA – the officers have stepped forward and we will finalize the formation of the chapter in the next week or so. We’re excited that these folks are coming onboard! Stay Tuned!