The Latest Edition of Gulf Fishery News is now Available Online

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Inside this issue:
Council Names New Executive Director
Days-at-Sea Pilot Program Proposal
MRIP Update
April Council Meeting Information
Texas Shrimp Closure
About Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council
The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council is one of eight regional Fishery Management Councils established by the Fishery Conservation and Management Act of 1976. The Council prepares fishery management plans, which are designed to manage fishery resources within the 200-mile limit of the Gulf of Mexico.