Daily Archives: May 15, 2018

Marine Fisheries Commission to meet May 16 & 17

Regulators may vote on new gear required for shrimp trawls In January of 2017, prior to a similar Marine Fisheries Commission meeting, dozens of fishing trawlers showed up in the Neuse River as a way to protest proposed new rules. NEW BERN — The appointed nine-member board responsible for regulating the state’s commercial fishing industry convenes at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, May 16, with another session scheduled for 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, 17. Everything happens at the DoubleTree Hotel, adjacent to the Riverfront Convention Center in downtown New Bern. A public comment period wi…
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