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Call for Public Comment on Recreational Fishing Survey Transition Policy

Comments are sought on a re-issued policy directive that formally documents the Marine Recreational Information Program’s survey certification process as a key step in transitioning to a new or improved data collection design.
June 05, 2019 - Feature Story ,
Fishing Rods_Florida FWC.jpg

MRIP Releases FY 2019 Implementation Plan Update

The Marine Recreational Information Program has outlined the goals it achieved in 2018 and the priorities it has set for 2019.
April 17, 2019 - Feature Story ,
Recreational anglers fish from shore.

Electronic Reporting At-a-Glance

The Marine Recreational Information Program is working to advance the use of electronic reporting in recreational fishing data collection.

Developing For-Hire Electronic Logbooks: The MRIP Road Map

This fact sheet describes the Marine Recreational Information Program's work to develop and certify one or more census-based electronic reporting survey designs to collect recreational fishing data from the for-hire sector.
April 12, 2019 - Other Reports ,
A charter boat at sunrise.

NOAA Fisheries Certifies Florida’s Gulf Reef Fish Survey Design

The Gulf Reef Fish Survey produces private boat catch estimates for a suite of reef fish species, and will supplement the general surveys managed by the Marine Recreational Information Program.
April 11, 2019 - Feature Story ,
Greater amberjack caught on Florida's Oriskany Reef. Photo by Amanda Nalley/Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission.

Learn About NOAA Fisheries, Recreational Fishing Data Collection at Saltwater Fishing Shows

Representatives from the Marine Recreational Information Program and the Greater Atlantic Regional Fisheries Office will be available to answer your questions about estimating recreational catch at upcoming saltwater fishing shows in New Jersey and Rhode
March 13, 2019 - Feature Story ,
Two representatives from NOAA Fisheries table at a saltwater fishing show.

MRIP Brochure

This brochure explains how the Marine Recreational Information Program collects recreational fishing data and calculates catch and effort estimates.
March 01, 2019 -
A recreational angler holds a fishing rod.

New MRIP Organizational Structure Reflects Greater Emphasis on Regional Implementation

The Marine Recreational Information Program has adopted a new organizational structure to reflect its shift in focus from developing, testing, and certifying survey designs to facilitating data collection and addressing regional needs.
February 21, 2019 - Feature Story ,
An organizational chart that depicts the structure of the teams that make up the Marine Recreational Information Program.

Access Point Angler Intercept Survey At-a-Glance

The Marine Recreational Information Program uses a suite of surveys to collect information about recreational fishing. The Access Point Angler Intercept Survey is used to gather catch information directly from saltwater anglers.

NOAA Fisheries Certifies Alabama's Snapper Check Survey Design

NOAA Fisheries announced that the agency has certified the design of Alabama’s Snapper Check survey of charter and private boat fishing for red snapper. This Marine Recreational Information Program (MRIP) supplemental survey was developed and implemented
August 17, 2018 - Feature Story ,
Angler with red snapper.