At the federal level, the Congressional Sportsmen's Foundation works with the members of the Congressional Sportsmen's Caucus, the Administration, federal agencies and other federal policy-makers to protect and advance the interests of sportsmen and women through policies that address sportsmen’s conservation issues such as hunting, angling, recreational shooting and trapping.
The red snapper fishery in the Gulf of Mexico is managed by the Gulf of Mexico Fisheries Management Council (Gulf Council) and the National… Read More
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Who do you think should have management authority over coastal fisheries out to 200-nautical miles?Vote Here
- The federal government (17.14%)
- The states that comprise the coastal areas that make up specific fisheries should co-manage the resource (60.00%)
- Maintain status quo of mixed state and federal management, depending on distance from shore (22.86%)