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Coast Guard sets Port Condition X-Ray for North Carolina

The Captain of the Port set Port Condition X-Ray for the Port of North Carolina at 8 p.m. on Saturday, August 1 due to predicted ... Read more

2 days ago by Staff Reports.

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Spanish mackerel opens in state waters, closes in federal

North Carolina Marine Fisheries Proclamation FF-31-2020 sets the commercial harvest period for Spanish mackerel for North Carolina Coastal Fishing Waters. The fishery opened at 12:01 ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Reports.

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Fishermen asked to track and prepare for Hurricane Isaias

The N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries is asking fishermen to keep a close eye on the progress of Hurricane Isaias and to start getting ready ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Reports.

Joint committee for fishing resource funding meets July 30

The N.C. Commercial Fishing Resource Funding Committee will meet jointly with the N.C. Marine Fisheries Commission Commercial Fishing Resource Fund Committee by webinar at 2:30 ... Read more

6 days ago by Staff Reports.

Gill net change in Unit B

North Carolina Marine Fisheries Proclamation M-12-2020 reduces the yardage limit for gill nets in Management Unit B to 800 yards, which now coincides with the ... Read more

6 days ago by Staff Reports.

Division of Marine Fisheries publishes annual stock overview

On July 22, the N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries released its annual stock overview of state managed marine fisheries species. The 2020 North Carolina Division of ... Read more

7 days ago by Staff Reports.

Coastal Habitat Protection Plan Steering Committee to meet July 30 by webinar

The Coastal Habitat Protection Plan Steering Committee will meet by webinar on July 30 at 9 a.m. The public may join the meeting online or ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

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Artificial reef program sinks vessel off Topsail

The N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries’ Artificial Reef Program, in partnership with the Brian Davis Artificial Reef Memorial, sank a 180-foot vessel on Friday, July 24 ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

FOOTPRINTS

‘Leave Only Footprints’ campaign: Items left on beach subject to removal by Town of Kitty Hawk

In 2019, the Kitty Hawk Town Council adopted an ordinance which prohibits beach equipment, such as tents, chairs and umbrellas, to be left on the ... Read more

1 week ago by Danielle Puleo.

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Seafood season: Fresh fish dishes for the family

’Tis the season for seafood. Fisherman are in their prime, out on the water early and back late with their fresh catch of the day. ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

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