2018 Training – Overview of the Fishery Management Process

NOAA Fisheries periodically offers classroom-style training on the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act fishery management process. The training covers a number of important topics, including the MSA, Administrative Procedure Act, Data Quality Act, Executive Order 12866 – Regulatory Planning and Review, Freedom of Information Act, Paperwork Reduction Act, Regulatory Flexibility Act, National Environmental Policy Act, Endangered Species Act, Marine Mammal Protection Act, Essential Fish Habitat, and state-federal issues.