South Atlantic Fishery Management Council
The South Atlantic Fishery Management Council is one of eight regional fishery management councils established by the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act of 1976. Headquartered in Charleston, S.C., the Council is responsible for developing and revising fishery management plans in order to manage fish stocks in federal waters, 3-200 nautical miles offshore, off the coast of North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, east Florida to Key West.
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is an American scientific agency within the United States Department of Commerce that focuses on the conditions of the oceans and the atmosphere.
Angler Action Foundation
The Angler Action Foundation’s mission is to aid in the protection and preservation of current fish populations for future generations by facilitating coordination between anglers, researchers, and policy makers.