Grant MAY Provide Increased Access to American Red Snapper
Will a new NOAA grant give us all better access to American Reds or will it just disappear into new fake data like before?
We found this story in Sportfishing magazine. The magazine itself is a great source for fishy stories, but this one - about American Red Snapper and improving access through a new federal grant - caught our eyes.
Here is a short statement:
A new federal grant might be what helps Gulf of Mexico anglers have more opportunities to fish for a popular species. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s $9.5-million grant was authored by United States Senator Richard Shelby (R-AL). It will fund efforts to improve estimates of Gulf red snapper and possibly improve fishing access, through Gulf of Mexico reef and fish survey assessments and technologies.
Read the entire story in detail here at Sportfishing Magazine.