Legislative: Hearing on Marine Conservation and Shark Fishery Regulations
LEGISLATIVE HEARING ON:
- H.R. 4528 (Rep. Darren Soto of Florida), To make technical amendments to certain marine fish conservation statutes, and for other purposes.
- H.R. 5248 (Rep. Daniel Webster of Florida), To amend and enhance the High Seas Driftnet Fishing Moratorium Protection Act to improve the conservation of sharks. “Sustainable Shark Fisheries and Trade Act."
- H.R. 1456 (Rep. Edward R. Royce of California), To prohibit the sale of shark fins, and for other purposes. “Shark Fin Sales Elimination Act of 2017.”
Assistant AdministratorNational Marine Fisheries Service
Robert Hueter, Ph.D.
DirectorCenter for Shark Research, Mote Marine Laboratory
Assistant Manager and PADI Master Scuba Diver TrainerRainbow Reef Dive Center
Glenn Parsons, Ph.D.
Biology ProfessorUniversity of Mississippi