At the January 28, 2020 meeting of the Sport Fisheries Advisory Commission (SFAC), the commission unanimously passed a motion to:
Establish a new committee, Tidal and Coastal Recreational Fisheries. This committee will be dedicated to tidal and coastal fishing issues, anticipating trends in fish stocks, integrating technology for improved data, and increasing citizen participation with our Maryland Department of Natural Resources.
Maryland has many important fisheries that occur in tidal waters and coastal waters
Given the complex and ever-changing nature of fisheries management, and the recreational fishery as a whole, the Tidal and Coastal Recreational Fisheries Committee (TCRFC) will work as a standing subcommittee of the SFAC to:
Tasks and topics to be considered by the committee will be requested by the SFAC, and reports from committee will be given at each SFAC meeting or as requested by the SFAC chair. These may include, but not be limited to the following:
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