Public Comments on Amendment 13 to the Coastal Pelagic Species Fishery Management Plan

Tom Rudolph, Policy and Research Manager for the Forage Fish Conservation Initiative, submitted public comments regarding Amendment 13 to the Coastal Pelagic Species Fishery Management Plan, calling on the National Marine Fisheries Service to fulfill its obligations to establish science based annual catch limits, avoid overfishing, and ensure that enough forage is left in the water to maintain a health ecosystem.