Last-Minute Lead Tackle Ban Shocks Angling Community

Last-Minute Lead Tackle Ban Shocks Angling Community Coastal Conservation Association is joining partners in the recreational angling, boating and tackle community to call on new leadership at the Service to rescind Order No. 219 and work to develop instead a science-driven policy with input from stakeholders. “This is clearly not the way to make policy,…

CCA CAL Update

  John Ballotti Appointed to the Marine Protected Areas Federal Advisory Committee The Under Secretary of Commerce for Oceans and Atmosphere has appointed John Ballotti to a 4 year term on the 20 member Marine Protected Areas Federal Advisory Committee (MPA FAC) to represent the interests and perspectives of recreational anglers. John is a member…