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Maggie Mooney-Seus
978 281-9175
marjorie.mooney-seus@noaa.gov
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 31, 2008
55 Great Republic Drive
Gloucester, MA 01930-2276

New Jersey Tautog Fishery to Remain Open

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NOAA has withdrawn its action to close the New Jersey tautog fishery which was scheduled to take effect on April 1.  The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission, which manages the tautog resource, has notified the agency that New Jersey is now in compliance with the interstate fishery management plan, and NOAA has concurred with this finding.

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