NOAA Fisheries recently released its National Saltwater Recreational Fisheries Policy.
The policy serves as a guide for NOAA Fisheries' actions and responsibilities under the law.
According to NOAA, the National Saltwater Recreational Fisheries Policy outlines the agency's commitment to:
1) promote recreational fisheries through science-based conservation and management;
2) provide for sustainable saltwater recreational fisheries resources;
3) support participation in recreational fishing today and for future generations.
National Saltwater Recreational Fisheries Policy is available at:
NOAA Fisheries is developing a complementary new national recreational fishing implementation plan.
source: NOAA HMS News