- — Sportfishing Policy (@sportfishpolicy)Wed, Jun 28 2017 13:37:55It's been 41 years since Magnuson-Stevens Act was passed. Though it still manages our fisheries, much has changed since 1976... #ModernFish
The need for change in fishing policy
In 1976, the Magnuson-Stevens Act was passed, establishing regulations for fishing in public waters. In the intervening 41 years much has changed. Yet regulations have not kept up with the times.