The newest episode of the Politics of Fish features an interview with Andy Mezirow, a Charter Captain and Member of the North Pacific Fishery Management Council. In the episode, Andy details why the charter sector was willing to buy halibut from the commercial sector and explains the Recreational Quota Entity, which facilitates the purchase and transfer of quota. Andy led efforts to reform the halibut quota system in the Gulf of Alaska and discusses how the rest of the country could adopt similar approaches to halibut management.
Green Bay, WI— With 220 million recreational anglers worldwide, you are bound to have an angler on one of your holiday gift lists. Why not give that lucky