”The most difficult aspect of tubes involves rigging them properly. The process takes a little time to do correctly, so I made a few up beforehand so as not to waste any time on the water.”
NOAA’s Annual Report to Congress on Fish Stocks
”Today, NOAA's Fisheries Service released the 15th annual report to Congress on the nation's Status of Stocks. More than any a previous year, the Status of Stocks report for 2011 underscores the strength of the science-based management process and demonstrates we are actively turning the corner on ending overfishing and rebuilding our nation's fisheries.
”A record number of stocks were declared rebuilt in 2011, with a decrease in both categories of overfishing and overfished determinations. To read more, go to Status of Stocks 2011, where you can download a pdf of the report and related informational materials and links.”