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					    Name                Affiliation            Hometown               StateOrCountry
Aaron P. Christel none                      Puyallup              Washington State
abby schult       citizen                   st. louis             mo
Abra Gwartney concerned citizen             Portland              Oregon
Adam              American                  Houston               TX
Adam Bensley Citizen                        Honolulu              Hawaii
Adam Castinetti independent                 Mission Viejo         CA
adollfo lopez     none                      san diego             california
Adrian            Fisherman                 Glen Burnie           Maryland
Adrian Fitch      n/a                       Richmond              VA
Adrianne Harrison                            Ocean
                  NOAA/Northeast RegionalDurhamCouncil            NH
                                            Corvallis             OR
Adrienne Sutton Partnership for Interdisciplinary Studies of Coastal Oceans (PISCO)
                  Maine State               Boothbay              Maine
Aimee Hayden-Roderiques Aquarium/Maine State Dept of Marine Resources
Alan              CONCERNED                 McMinnville           OR
Alan D. Lewis     CCC                       Spring                Texas
Alan Ellis        Democrat                  Claremore             Oklahoma
Alan Kardoff      concerned citizen         Palm Bay              FL
Alan McCormick CCA                          Katy                  Texas
Albert Aftoora    CCA-Fl                    Jacksonville          Florida
Albert Pike       None                      Universal City        TX
Albert Surprenantsave or sound              Osterville            Ma
alene DiDio       minister                  san diego             United States
                  Citizen, fisherman
Alexander C. Maxwell                        Atwater               CA
Alexander Smyth none                        Ocean View            Delaware
alfred l papillon self                      summerville           SC
Alicia Alonzo     Gulf Restoration Network New Orleans            Louisian
Al Kuebelbeck Genmar Industries             Little Falls          MN.
Al Kuebelbeck Genmar Industries             Little Falls          MN.
Allan J Moore     Boy Scouts of America     Caledonia             MN
Allan Scott       CCA                       Spring                Texas
Allen Crise       Federatiof Fly Fishers    Glen Rose             TX
Allen Estes                                 Battle Ground
                  Costal Conservation Assoc. PNW                  WA
Allen Pickett                               Phoenix
                  N.A.F.C.,B.A.S.S., BoatU.S.,N.R.A.              Arizona
Allen Wolk                                  Camas
                  Coastal Conservation Association                WA
Alton Medley      CCA                       Richmind              Texas, USA
                                            Summerland Key
Alvan W. Ramler Private Citizen, Sport Fisherman                  Florida
Amanda GarrisonCCA                          Houston               TX
Amanda McNeill ? Thinking Humans ?          Cortez                Colorado
Ames Colt                                   Providence            Rhode
                  RI Bays, Rivers, and Watersheds Coordination Team Island
Amy Fraenkel                                Washington
                  United Nations Environment Programme            District of Columbia
Amy Schumachergeneral public                Beavercreek           Ohio
Andrea            U.S. Citizen              Ocean Springs         MS
andrea fowler     none                      Avondale Estates      Georgia
Andre Dusablon CCA Member                   Lacey                 Washington
Andre McIntyre CCA                          Pearland              Texas
Andrew Cha        Citizen                   Honolulu              Hawaii
Andrew N. Woods   CCA                       Bremerton             Wa.
Andrew N. Woods   CCA                       Bremerton             Wa.
Andrew Pelletier Independent                West Hartland,        CT
Andrew Pelletier Independent                West Hartland,        CT
Andrew Russell Concerned Citizen            Augusta               Maine
Andrew SchoenerCCA                          Venice                FL
                                           Arlington
Andrew Wright Okeanos - Foundation for the Sea                 VA
Andy Dunton      Recreational Angler       Marionville         VA
Andy McDonald CCA                          Annandale           VA
Angela Alston    Niijii Films              Brooklyn            NY
Angela DelDotto Recreational Angler        Jackson             MN
                 citizen
Anna Marie Stenberg                        Fort Bragg          CA
Anna Zivian      Ocean Conservancy         Washington          DC
Ann Rennacker Ocean Protection Coalition   Fort Bragg          California
anonymous        citizen                   Honolulu            HI
anonymous        citizen                   Honolulu            HI
Anthony Carroll Citizen                    Austin              Texas
Anthony Maurin Recreational Fisherman Metairie                 Loiisiana
                                           Alvin
Anthony Whaley CCA Member & Recreational Angler                Texas
arleen t         salmon unlimited          dallas              texas
Arlene J Alam    none                      Magnolia            Texas
Art Favre        Recreational Fisherman Baton Rouge            Louisiana
Arthur Croucher CCA                        Ellicott City       MD
Arthur Crum      CCA                       Arlington           Washington
                 DEMOCRATS
ARTHUR D. GRIFFITH                         PHOENIXVILLE        PA. U.S.A.
Arthur Farley    self                      Eugene              OR
Arthur Frey      Retired                   Springfield         Louisiana
arthur haynes    republican                cleveland           ohio
Arthur Jones     CCA                       San Antonio         TX
                 Coastal Conservation Association
Arthur N. Fokakis,MD                       Hattiesburg         Mississippi
Atlas Caproni    Teenwilderness.tk         Live Oak            Florida
Audra Parker                               Hyannis
                 Alliance to Protect Nantucket Sound           MA
August George sport fisherman              Lompoc              Califoria USA
                                           Anchorage
Aves Thompson Alaska Trucking Association, Inc.                Alaska
                  III
Aylmer M. Wycheus citizen                  Bossier City        LA
Barbara Durkin private citizen             Northboro           MA
Barbara Durkin private citizen             Northboro           MA
Barbara Israel Save Our Sound              Edgartown           MA
                                           Waimanalo           HI
Barbara Mayer Nat'l Marine Ed. Ass'n.; NPS volunteer interpreter, sci curric writer, retired clssrm sci teacher
Barbara Neilson live on the Cape           Orleans             MA
Barr Carris      None                      Beaufort            NC
Barry O'Brien    CCA                       Katy                Texas
Barry Sandler                              Houston
                 Recreational Fisherman (CCA, ACA, P.A.C.K.) TX
BC Macdonald The Society of Friends        Albion              CA
B corcoran       recreational fisherman    tuckerton           n.j.
Beau Beasley                               Warrenton
                 Coastal Conservation Association              Virginia
Begat            individual fisherman      Bradenton           Florida
Begat            individual fisherman      Bradenton           Florida
Beki Toussaint APU student                 Anchorage           AK
BEKY DAVIS       CONCERNED OUTDOORSPERSON  AUSTINTOWN          OH
Ben              CCA member                Alexandria Va       Va
Ben Buller       sportsman                 Lake Charles        Louisiana
Berl Hartman                               Cambridge
                 Environmental Entrepreneurs (e2)              Massachusetts
Bernard J Mayer CCA                        Hillsboro           OR
Berwick Duval Democrat                     Houma               Louisiana
Bess Pierce                                Moline
                 outdoor media/masthead Feature Editor         Illinois
Bill                                       Stuart
                 Born in America USA Citizen                   Florida
Bill Anderson    Angler                    Mokena              IL
Bill Beever      n/a                       Pearsall          Texas
Bill Brady       Self                      Friendswood       Texas
Bill Corcoran    fisherman/citizen         tuckerton         usa
Bill Denny       CCA member                Shalimar          Florida
bille good       member                    New Orleans       la
Bill Erholtz     citizen                   Santee            CA
Bill Ferguson    American                  Houston           Texas
Bill Friedl      Owner, BDI Maritime       Kailua            Hawaii
Bill gagan       none                      Port Isabel       Texas
Bill Jones       Concerned Citizen         Nantucket         Massachusetts
Bill Mathis      Angler                    Nisswa            Minnesota
Bill Pratesi     none                      Leesburg          Fl
Bill Sly         None                      Rochester         New York
Bill Stireman    GTFSA                     Traverse City     Michigan
Bill Varga       None                      Cotuit            MA
Billy Gould      Sport FIsherman           La Vernia         Texas
blaine dickenson CCA                       boca raton        florida
Blake Beltz      Recreational fisherman Jacksonville         FL
Blake Fischer    Concerned Citizen         Winnie            Texas
Bobby Scott      CCA Texas                 Angleton          Tx
Bob Filkins                                Punta Gorda
                 Coastal Conservation Association            Florida
Bob Griffis      Recreational Fishing      Grass Valley      CA
bob keene        taxpayer/ fisherman       trevose           pennsylvania
Bob Lechel                                 Los
                 NM BASS Federation Nation Alamos            New Mexico
Bob Pickett                                Marble
                 Coastal Conservation Association Falls      Texas
BOB SCHMIDT BASS                           COLUMBUS          OHIO
Bob Schneider Fish first & CCA             Woodland          WA
Bob Schneider Fish first & CCA             Woodland          WA
Bonnie KuzminskiAmerican citizen           Valparaiso        Indiana
Boyce Miller                               Dickerson
                 Northwest Atlantic Marine Alliance (NAMA)   Maryland
Brad             CCA                       Tualatin          OR
Brad             CCA                       Vancouver         WA
Brad Boutwell    concerned party           Monroe            La
                 Fisherman
Bradford L. Wheeler                        Rushford          New York
                 Fisherman
Bradford L. Wheeler                        Rushford          New York
Brad Wine        CCA                       Saint Augustine   Florida
brandon Keith    citizen USA               Annapolis MD      usa
Brenda Bock      Angler                    Galveston         Texas
Brenda Cross     Engineer                  San Jose          CA
Brent Rogers     CCA Texas                 Nacogdoches       Texas
Brett Jacks                                Humble
                 Coastal Conservation Association            Texas
Brett Weinberg None                        San Clemente      California
Brian            none                      Murrieta          Ca
Brian Alexander Republican                 Grand Rapids      MI
Brian Anderson CCA Texas                   Houston           Texas
Brian Ballard    CCA                       Kent              Washington
Brian Ballinger Concerned Angler           Hollandale        MS
Brian Benson     concerned citizen         Anchorage         AK
Brian Canini     CCA                       Keizer            Oregon
Brian C. Cox     CCA                       San Antonio       TX
Brian Cox                                  Port Arthur
                 Coastal Conservation Association            Texas
Brian Fleming    CCA member                Seattle           Washington
Brian Gauldin                               Indian
                  National Association of Realtors Rocks Beach   Florida
Brian Houser      None                      New Albany           OH
Brian Korbell                               Gruene
                  Coastal Conservation Association               TX
                                            Bardstown
Brian K. Sutton Marine Conservation Biology Institute (MCBI)     KY
Brian L.          recreational angler       Murrieta             Ca
Brian L.          recreational angler       Murrieta             Ca
Brian L.          recreational angler       Murrieta             Ca
Brian Lonergan keepamericafishing.org Algonac                    Michigan
Brian Stangel     NMBFN VP                  Albuquerque          NM
Brook Douglas Recreational fisherman Portland                    Oregon
Brooke Porter     Pacific Whale Foundation Wailuku               Hawaii
Brooks W. Binderrecreational fisherman      Atlanta, GA          Fulton
Bruce Bornstein Sandy B Fishing Charters Marblehead              MA
Bruce D. JohnsonCCA Member                  Baton Rouge          Louisiana
                  Sportsman/Conservationist/Angler
Bruce Dziengielewski                        Aiken                SC
BRUCE HAGAN U.S. citizen                    Tallahassee          Florida
Bruce Hashinger recreational angler         Bear                 Delaware
Bruce Hojnacki sportsman                    Mishawaka            Indiana
Bruce J. WoodenCitizen                      Dickerson            md
Bruce Leach       CCA Member                Beach City           TX
Bruce Mulvey      CCA                       Lake Charles         LA
bruce oneill      cca                       jupiter              fl
Bruce Polley      CCA                       Sherwood             OR
Bruce VanHoy Rec Fisher                     East Quogue          East Quogue
Bruce Woodruff Costal Conservtion Assn Bethpage                  New York
Brucfe R BreitlingCCA member                Dundee               Oregon
                                            Washington,
Bryan Brendle National Association of Manufacturers DC           USA
Bryan Hendon n/a                            Corpus Christi       Texas
Bryan Hendon n/a                            Corpus Christi       Texas
Bryan Hendon n/a                            Corpus Christi       Texas
Bryan Howell      Team57                    Santa Clarita        California
Bryan Irwin       Recreational Angler       Vancouver            Washington
Bryan York        CCA                       West Columbia        Texas
B.S. Pat Pidgeon Retired Law Enforcement Buhl                    Idaho
Bud               Business Owner/Angler Portland                 Oregon
Burt Moritz       Angler CCA                Lake Jackson         Texas
Burton Callicott citizen                    Charleston           SC
buster troiano    sport fisherman           austin               tx
Byron Cargill     private citizen           West Hyannisport     Massachusetts
BYRON LLANOSGREENPEACE                      TORONTO              CANADA
Byron Webb        Recreational Fisherman Daphne                  Alabama
Cadmus McLarty recreational fisherman       Gainesville          Florida
Cal Birdsall      GTI Engineering / CCA Katy                     TX
                  California Council        Sacramento
California Ocean Protection Ocean Protection Council             California
                  California Council        Sacramento
California Ocean Protection Ocean Protection Council             California
calvin            none                      madisonville         la
Cameron Colson Inventor                     Saratoga             California
                  Yacht/Charter Boat Captain Diego, CA
Captain Brice Faulwetter                    San                  California
                  CCA
Captain Clay Duffue                         Mount Pleasant       South Carolina
                  Florida Guides Association
Captain Gary S. Colecchio                   Bonita Springs       Florida
Captain Peter Dahl                          Duluth
                  Duluth Charter Fishing Guides                  MN
                  c
Captain Ray Davis harter boat captain       Palm Beach           Florida
                  C
Capt Chuck Steele CA                        Stuart               Fla
                                            Norwood,Ma
Capt. Curt MaxonCharter Captain/rec fisherman                    Ma.
                  AJ
Capt.Eugene Coley Fishing Charters          Gulf Shores          Alabama
                  On Speck Guide Service Friendswood
Capt. James Langford                                             Texas
                  Coastal Conservation Association
Capt. Jim Edenfield                         Savannah             Georgia
                                            Coventry
Capt. Jim White RI Party & Charter Boat Association              Rhode Island
                  Recreational Charter Captain
Capt. John Seth Vernon                      Wilmington           nc
                  Beach Haven Charter Fishing Association
Capt. Lindsay Fuller                        Moorestown           NJ
                  R
Capt. Paul Eidman eel Therapy Fishing Guide Tinton Falls         NJ
                  Boston
Capt. Robert Kolofsky Marine Society        Boston               MA
Capt. Tony Bogan  United Boatmen            Brick                NJ
Capt. Tony Bogan  United Boatmen            Brick                NJ
                  none
Carey Hollingsworth                         Birmingham           Al
Carl Bohn                                   San Antonio
                  Coastal Conservation Association               Texas
                                            Silver Spring
Carlos M. Duarte American Society of Limnology and Oceanography  Maryland
Carl Rosen                                  Anchorage
                  Alaska State Medical Association               Alaska
Carl Smith        Recreational fisherman Grand Prairie           Texas
Carl Williams     Citizen                   Cove                 TX
Carole Holley     Pacific Environment       Anchorage            Alaska
                                            Exeter                and former director of the Narragansett Bay Esuary
Caroline A. Karp Faculty, Environmental Studies, Brown UniversityRhode Island
Carson Taylor     Trout Unlimited, CCA      Portland             Oregon
Cassy Marichal Environmental Educator Miami                      FL
Cat Campbell      none                      North Fork           CA
                  none
Catherine Nicoletti                                              Florida
                                            Hernando Beach Florida
Cathryn Cato      citizen                   Charleston           SC
Cathy Robinson n/a                          Mobile               United States
Cecelia Blinka recreational angler          Richmond             TX
Cecile Cutler     student                   Ft. Bragg            Ca/
Chadd Parker      Chuck's Marine            Horn Lake            MS
chancy            avid fisherman            kalsipell            mt
Char Flum         Ocean Protection CoalitionFort Bragg           Calif.
                                            Port St. Joe
Charlene Neel Mexico Beach Artificial Reef Association           Florida
Charles           Cape Cod Home Owner Chatham                    MA
Charles Caplinger CCA                       Slidell              LA
Charles Curran resident                     Osterville, Ma.      Massachusetts
                                             Member
Charles E. Miller Sport Fisherman and CCAVancouver               WA
                    Jr
Charles F ReederDemocrat                    Friendswoo           TX
Charles G. Loos private citizen             Portland             Oregon
Charles Hall      CCA Member                Gulfport             MS
Charles Hill      none                      Kansas City          Kansas
Charles Holmes Sport Fisher                 St. Louisville       OH
                  sportsman
Charles L. Bourgeois                        Iowa                 Louisiana
Charles M. Cahill CCA                       Port Vincent         La.
CHARLES MCCALL    INDIVIDUAL                HOPEWELL             VIRGINIA
Charles McClure Citizen                     Augusta              Georgia
Charles Ranta Salmonunlimited of Illinois Bensenville, Il.       Il.
Charles Ranta Salmonunlimited of Illinois Bensenville, Il.       Il.
Charles Rod       None                      Willis               Tx
charles runge     none                      sunnyvale            ca
Charles Schley CCA                          Englewood            Florida
Charles Seamen US Citizen                   Fort Worth           Texas
Charles Uptmor Lifelone fisherman           Bastrop              Texas
Charlie Jones     CCA                       Ft. Lauderdale       FL
                  Taxpayer
Charlie Marable, Jr.                        Shreveport           LA
                  concerned citizen
Charlie Marable, Jr.                        Shreveport           LA
Charlie Taylor                              Herndon
                  Coastal Conservation Association               Virginia
Cheryl            CCA                       McAllen              Texas
Cheryl McHugh Concerned Citizen             Manasquan            NJ
Cheryl Steiner Concerned Taxpayer/Fisher    Manchester           MI
                  cca
Chesley I Swann III                         San Antonio,Texas    Texas
C. H. Givens      Retaired                  Corpus Christi       Texas
Chip Porter       Charter Fishing Captain Lake Zurich            IL
Chris             none                      Mashpee              ma
                                            Seattle
Chris Andersen recreational angler and boater                    Washington
Chris centifanto fisherman                  biloxi               mississippi
Chris Cianci      Recreational Fisherman Easton                  Md.
Chris Cohen                                 La Jolla             CA
                  Southern California Coastal Ocean Observing System (SCCOOS)
Chris Coogan      CCA                       Slidell              LA
Chris Doyle       Recreational Fisherman Groves                  Texas
Chris Gaffney     American Citizen          Annapolis            MD
Chris John        citizen                   Charleston           SC
Chris John                                  Baton Rouge
                  LA Mid-Continent Oil and Gas Association       Louisiana
Chris McDonnell fisherman                   Houston              TX
Chris McGinty CCA member                    Palacios             Texas
Chris Nelson      Bon Secour Fisheries, Inc.Bon Secour           Alabama, USA
Chris Sauceda Voting Citizen                Florence             TX
Chris Smith       n/a                       Fort Myers           FL
chris swann       US citizen                Mtn Ranch            CA
Christina Dunsmore                          Washington           DC
                  American Shore and Beach Preservation Association
Christina Pacosz general public             Kansas City          Missouri
christopher hessonObama supporter           Sausalito            ca
                                            Elizabeth
Christopher MillerThe People of the United States of America     United States
Christopher Puleo NA                        Kingston             WA
                  Recreational Fisherman Rockville
Christopher Stewart                                              MD
chris walrond     resident                  greensboro           nc
Chris White       Recreational Fisherman Tehachapi               California
Chuck Harley      Angler                    Des Plaines          IL
Chuck Harley      angler                    Des Plaines          IL
Chuck Kinman CCA                            Eugene,              Oregon
Cierra L.S. Ward CCA NC                     Grimesland           NC
Cindy Morgan                                Conservation Association, Fish First, Friends of the East Fork
                  Pacific Northwest Coastal Amboy,               Washington
Cindy Zipf        Clean Ocean Action        Highlands            NJ
CJ                fisherman                 Spring               Texas
Claudia Briell    Citizen, Voter & Angler   Seguin               Texas
Clay              None                      Lakeland             florida
Clay Amuny        American for sovereignty Grapevine             Texas
                  conservative
CLAYTON A. MUSACCHIA                        MANDEVILLE           LOUISIANA
Cliff Bailey      sportsman                 Lake Oswego          Oregon
Cliff Hill                                  Oriental
                  Recreational fisherman voter and taxpayer      North Carolina
                    II                      EARLY
CLIFF WADDELLMEMBER COASTAL CONSERVATION ASSN. TEXAS
                    II                      EARLY
CLIFF WADDELLMEMBER COASTAL CONSERVATION ASSN. TEXAS
Clinton Gourley Worried Citizen             Orem                 Utah
Clive Roe         CCA                       Weslaco              Texas
Clyde Hale        Angler                    Houston              Texas
Clydine          Ind                       La Crosse          WI
Colby Prochazka Outdoorsman                College Station    Texas
Col Paul Sykes citizen                     Charleston         SC
Conservation NGOsConservation              various            all
Convio Test      Convio, Inc.              Austin             TX
Convio Test      Convio, Inc.              Austin             TX
Corey            Family Fisherman          League City        TX
Corey M. SchmidtTackle Warehouse           Arroyo Grande      California
Cort Fowler                                Mobile
                 Responsible recreational fisherman           AL
Cort Fowler                                Mobile
                 Responsible recreational fisherman           AL
Costa Kaldanis public angler               Houston            tx
coy moore        cca                       Fulshear           texas
Craig Bowhay                                 Commission
                 Northwest Indian FisheriesOlympia            Washington
Craig L. Blume None                        Logansport         IN
Craig L. Blume None                        Logansport         IN
Craig Locke      Citizen                   Munice             Indiana
Craig Neidig Jr none                       wildwood           NJ
Craig Norris     Recreational Fisherman Eatontown             New Jersey
Craig Sorenson CCA                         Brush Prairie      WA
Curtis Klement CCA                         Houston            TX
Curtis Maxey                               Crosby
                 Fishing Advocate for my Grandchildren        Texas
Curtiss Cash     Angler                    Victoria           Texas
Cyndi Brown      Recreational Fisherwoman  Louisville         Kentucky
                 O                         Midland
Cynthia Schneider utdoor Enthusiast/No Formal Affiliation     MI
Dale Ballard     Coastal Conservation Assn.Molalla            OR
Dale E Brittain angler                     Houston            Texas
Dale Fessenden citizen                     Conroe             TX
Dale Huggett     none                      Minneapolis        Minnesota
Dale N. Bond                               Galena Park
                 Recreational fishing and CCA Member          Texas
Dan              recreational fisherman    Gainesville        FL
Dana Greene      none                      Eastham            ma.
Dana Smith       None                      Ventura            CA
Dan Bailey       Tax payer                 New Philadelphia   Ohio
                                           Columbia
Daniel Barden Coastal Conservation Association                South Carolina
Daniel Currey    private citizens          Valrico            FL
Daniel Ferraris Recreational fisherman Punta Gorda            FL
Daniel Guadian citizen                     Delavan            Wi
daniel l platter citizen                   milwaukie          oregon
Daniel Miers     Fisherman                 Houston            Texas
Daniel Morgan Republcan                    Baton Rouge        Louisiana
Daniel PhilabaumCCA                        Snohomish          Wa
Daniel Richardsondemocrat                  gulf breeze        Florida
Daniel Schmidt Sport fisherman             clinton township   MI
Daniel Tijerina Recreational fisherman Seguin                 Texas
Dan Kimmel       GreatLakesBass.com        Lansing            MI
Dan Morgan                                 Murrells country
                 A vertebrae of the backbone of the Inlet     SC
Dan Morris       Louisiana                 Kenner             Louisiana
Danniel Luczak Salmon Unlimited memberStickney                IL
Danny Crow       BASS                      Clarksville        TN
Danny Edwards Recreational fisherman Henrico                  Virginia
Danny Lenderman  CCA                       Richmond           Tx
Dan Wolford      Coastside Fishing Club Los Gatos             California
Dan Wolford     Coastside Fishing Club Los Gatos               California
Daryl Anderson Concerned Citizen           Kernersville        NC
Dave            self                       Odenton             MD
Dave            citizen                    Palm Harbor, FL     FL
Dave Batt                                   of Florida
                Consumer Energy AllianceTallahassee            Florida
Dave Foster     Concerned Citizen          Rockport            Texas
Dave Francis    Taxpayer                   Deer Park           TX
Dave Gedra      Recreational Angler        Fairfax Station     Virginia
Dave Rice       independent                Beaufort            NC
Dave Schamp CCA                            Cornelius           Oregon
Dave Thompson CCA                          Forest Grovwe       Oregon
Dave Webster CCA                           Tacoma              Washington
Dave White      None                       Armagh              Pennsylvania
Dave Zielinski  boater and angler          Marblehead          Ohio
david           CCA                        Mineral Wells       Texas
david           CCA                        Mineral Wells       Texas
David A Bentley RFA, JCAA, BHMTC           Exton               Pa
                                           Lakewood
David A BergeronGig Harbor PSA Northwest CCA                   Washington
David Adolphson Citizen                    Apple Valley        MN
David Adolphson Citizen                    Apple Valley        MN
David Bitts                                McKinleyville,      California
                Pacific Coast Federation of Fishermen's Associations (president)
David Boram     CCA                        Pearland            Texas
David Bourdette CCA Mississippi            Pass Christian      Mississippi
David Braica    none                       Salem               NH
David Burns     CCA                        Dale                TX
David C. ClementAmerican                   New Orleans         Louisiana
David Cordes    none                       bonita springs      United States
David Dow       environmental advocate East Falmouth, Ma. USA
David Dow       environmental advocate East Falmouth, Ma. USA
David Dow       environmental advocate East Falmouth, Ma. USA
David Erie      N/A                        Atlanta             GA
David Evan                                 Winter
                Coastal Conservation AssociationPark           Florida
David Everett   Member of CCA              Mandeville          LA
David F Mercer Angies Marine Supply        Crawfordville Fl.   Florida
David F Mercer Angies Marine Supply        Crawfordville Fl.   Florida
David Foltz     Private Citizen            Pelham              AL
David Fowler    Voter                      Uncasville          Connecticut
David Fulford   private citizen            Edinboro            PA
David Greer                                Omaha
                Nebraska BASS Federation Nation                NE
                none
David H Coy, Ph.D.                         New Orleans         LA
David Kitner    concerned angler           Freer               Texas
David Korkmas self / citizen / angler / CCAThe Woodlands       Texas
                                           Summit
David Landman Coastal Conservation Association                 NJ
David Luleich                              Virginia Beach
                Recreational Fisherman and Concerned Citizen VA
David Mainenti Marine Aquarium Council Honolulu                HI
David Moeller   Citizen                    Louisville          Kentucky
David Murphy    National Ocean Policy      Archdale            NC
David Nobles                               Providence Forge
                Coastal Conservation Assoc. VA                 VA
David Olsson                               Hingham
                Enntrepreneur; Environmentalist                Ma
                                            Association
David Overcast CCA (Costal ConservationCharlotte               NC
David Raney                                Honolulu
                Sierra Club Marine Action Team                 HI
David Reagan City Of Baytown               Pasadena            TX
David Reese                                Woodinville
                  Costal Conservation Assoc.                   Washington
David Reese                                Woodinville
                  Costal Conservation Assoc.                   Washington
                  c
David R. Mansfieldonservative              Ellensburg          WA
David R. Mansfieldindependent thinker      Ellensburg          WA
David Rothman Private citizen              Midland             Michigan
David Rowland CCA/private businessmanMcAllen                   TX
David S           Recreational Angler      Houston             TX
David Siegel      none                     St. Paul, Minnesota United States
David Sims        private citizen          Lockhart            TX
David Singleton CCA                        Leander             Texas
David Strange Angler                       Concord             FL
David Takaki                               Honolulu
                  Editions Limited, Book Publisher             Hawaii
David Toland      None                     St. Petersburg      Florida
David Villarreal CCA                       Portland            Texas
David Villarreal CCA                       Portland            Texas
David White       citizen                  Houston             TX
David Zapalac personal                     Huntsville          TX
Dawn Arata        Fisherman                Hanover Park,       IL
Dean Enright      CCA                      Galveston           Texas
                  C
Dean F Thompson CA of Texas member Austin                      TX
Dean Otswki       citizen                  Honoluu             HI
Dean Phillips     CFRG                     Topsail Beach       NC
Dean Willis       CCA                      SHELTON             WA
Debbie Barlow Recreational Angler          Crestview           Florida
debbie demers Ocean and freshwater angler  ft lauderdale       florida
Deb Bowen         Georgia Women Fly FishersMarietta            GA
Deb Bowen         Georgia Women Fly FishersMarietta            GA
Debby McMillan CCA                         Deer Park           Texas
                                           Denver
Deb McKinney Marine Conservation Biology Institute (MCBI)      Colorado
deborah emery none                         ocean springs       mississippi
Deborah Shelton Republican                 Mechanicsville      Virginia
Deborah Willits CCA                        Kemah               TX
Debra             Save our Sound           Centerville         Massachusetts
                                            Observing          SC
Debra HernandezSouthEast Coastal Ocean Charleston Regional Association (SECOORA)
Debra Simpson U.S. Citizen                 Plano               TX
DeGraaf Adams recreational fisherman       Houston             Texas
Delilah Whitfield indep                    Stafford            VA
Del Stephens      Democrat                 Portland            Oregon
                                           Woodstock, NY
Denise Edelson Holly Edelson Wildlife Rehab Ctr.               United States
                  Coastal Conservation Association
Denney G. Rutherford                       Port Townsend       Washington
Dennis Brown      Sportfishing enthusiast  Redmond             Oregon
Dennis Bryant                              McKinney
                  Coastal Conservation Association             Texas
DENNIS CREIGHTON  NONE                     PUNTA GORDA         FLORIDA
Dennis Dawson Puget Sound Anglers/CCAAllyn                     WA
Dennis Dusek      Recreational Fisherman La Vernia             Texas
Dennis Ginn       voter                    Brenham             TX
Dennis L. Popple CCA Fisherman             Lacey               WA USA
Derek Roberts CCA member                   Houston             TX
Derek Shoobridge  CCA                      Liverpool           Texas
Deryle Matthews CCA                        Marysville          WA
Devin Smith       Private citizen          Seattle             WA
D.F. Bottoms                               Port Neches
                  Coastal Conservation Association             TX
Dick Davis        CCA                         Vero Beach        FL
dinda evans       individual                  san diego         ca
D. Micah Hatten None                          Spring            TX
Don               CCA                         Fairhope          Al
Dona Fong         Citizen                     Harrisburg        PA
Donald Brand      keep america fishing        Santa Monica      California
Donald C. Baur Perkins Coie LLP               Washington        DC
donald chenault cca                           aurora            oregon
Donald J. Davis citizen                       Baton Rouge       la
Donald R. Cash USA Citizen                    Ooltewah          TN
Donald Silliman CCA-MD                        Oxford            MD
Donald Whitley American Citizen               Tustin            California
Don Fullen        Angler                      Conroe            Texas
Don Kearns        C.C.A.                      Benton City       WA.
Don McDonald none                             Ipswich           MA
Donna Selquist private citizen                Port St Lucie     FL
Donna Selquist private citizen                Port St Lucie     FL
Don Newhauser none                            Orlando           Fl
Donnie Murrell Fisherman                      Freeport          TX
Don Ogden                                     Florence
                  The Enviro Show, WXOJ-LP/WMCB                 MA
Don Papania       USA                         Tallahassee       Florida
Don Phillips      CCA / STEP                  Mapleton          OR
Don Roberts       Angler                      Tampa             FL
Don Stephens Recreational angler              Charleston        SC
Don Tyer          dctyer51@yahoo.com          Carthage          Texas
Don Watts         Concerned citizen           Clovedale         Ca
Don White         CCA                         Hansville         WA
Don Woodward Recreational Fisherman Bowie                       BD
                                              Anchorage
Dorothy Childers Alaska Marine Conservation Council             AK
DOug Cook         BoatUS                      Port Orchard      WA
Doug Derry        US Citizen                  Menifee           CA
Doug Houston Angler                           Mobile            Al.
douglas dobyns douglas indian associationjuneau                 alaska
Douglas Fricke Washington Trollers AssociationHoquiam           WA
douglas homan cca member                      new london        nh
Douglas Kretz Coastal Conservation Assoc.     Camas, WA         United States
Douglas Miller CCA                            Midlothian        VA
Douglas M. SmithCCA                           Monroe            WA
Douglas Tom       CITIZEN                     Honolulu          HI
Doug Phillips     dougp123@charter.net Gaffney                  South Carolina
Doug Pike         Outdoor media               Houston           Texas
                  Council                     Washington
Dr. David E. Blockstein of Environmental Deans and Directors    DC
                  Council                     Washington
Dr. David E. Blockstein of Environmental Deans and Directors    DC
                  Minnesota Outdoor Heritage Alliance
Dr. Donald G McMillan                         St Paul           MN
                  F
Dr. Edward Siegel lying-water                 La Jolla          CA
Drew Lindsey      CCA Texas                   Lake Jackson      Texas
Drew Mitchell     Recreational Fisherman Tallahassee            Florida
                                              Austin
Dr Jerry Y Burks Coastal Conservation Association               Texas
Dr. John Keller CCA                           los fresnos       TX
                                              St. Andrews, NB
Dr. Lesley Pinder Save Passamaquoddy Bay Canada                 Canada
                  University of North Florida,Jacksonville
Dr. Patrick T. Welsh                           SECOORA          Florida
                  University of North Florida,Jacksonville
Dr. Patrick T. Welsh                           SECOORA          Florida
Dr. Peter Fox   Professor and Chair        Troy                New York
Duane Brown     recreationaL ANGLER        nEW bERN            nc
Duane Hinde     Republican                 Haxtun              Colorado
Dustin Marx     angler                     Seattle             WA
Dwayne Ehlert CCA                          Houston             Texas
Dwayne Troutman CCA                        Spring              Texas
Dylan                                      Pearland
                Recreational Fisherman and CCA Member          TX
Dylan Gollehon Oregon CCA member           Portland            Oregon
Ed              C.C.A.                     Pearland            Texas
Ed Auger        None                       Plano               Texas
Ed Cogswell     CCA                        Snohomish           WA
Ed Griffis                                 Orlando
                Concerned, Patriotic Citizen                   FL
Ed Tavasieff                               San Francisco
                Fishery Enancement and Research Foundation     California
                 II
Edward A. Mahle U.S. Citizen               Johnstown           OH
Edward Butler   Private Citizen            New York City       NY
Edward Fedder CCA                          Enumclaw            WA
                Foundation of Sustainable Fort Bragg
Edward Oberweiser                          Living              California
                owner
Eleanore Benjmain                          North East          Maryland
Eleanor Fox                                New
                Religious of the Sacred Heart York City        New York
elias watson    none                       clinton             arkansas
Elliott Norse                              Bellvue
                Marine Conservation Biology Institute          WA
Emanuel Lombard Fisherman                  Panama City Beach   Florida
Emery Sadler    Alvin/Pearland CCA         Alvin Texas         Texas
Emil garcia     Citizen                    Gary                IN
Emil Liebewein Trollers Unlimited          Palos Park          Illinois
Emil Polansky citizen                      Corpus Christi      Texas
Emil Polansky citizen                      Corpus Christi      Texas
Emil Polansky citizen                      Corpus Christi      Texas
Emil Polansky citizen                      Corpus Christi      Texas
Eric Baisch     citizen                    Philadelphia        PA
Eric Brockett   none                       Upton               MA
Eric Campbell   FFF certified instuctor    Albuquerque         New Mexico
Eric Campbell   FFF certified instuctor    Albuquerque         New Mexico
Eric Ciocher    CCA                        Melbourne           Florida
Eric Gray       Fisherman                  Murrells Inlet      SC
Eric Heikkila   CCA Member                 Aberdeen            Washington
eric jensen     none                       basking ridge       nj
Eric Klun       None                       Potomac             MD
Eric LaRose                                Portsmouth
                Coastal Conservation Association               NH
Eric Minor                                 Dickinson
                Coastal Concervation Association               Texas
Eric Olson                                 Anchorage, AK
                North Pacific Fishery Management Council       99501.0
Eric Shroyer    General Public             Sanford             Florida
Eric Tarcha     Kineta                     Seattle             WS
Erik            CCA                        Galveston           Texas
Ernesto Rojas Recreational fisherman Ashburn                   VA
Ethan Green                                Poulsbo
                Coastal Conservation Association               Washington
                National Marine EducatorsSeal Rock
Eugene P. Williamson                        Association        Oregon
Eugenia Payne citizen                      Charleston          SC
Eunice Reeves U.S.A. citizen               Melburne            Florida
Evan Marchese Freedom loving American Colorado Springs         CO
Evyan Borgnis University of SF             San Francisco       CA
Fawn Sharp      Quinault Indian Nation     Taholah             Washington
F. J. McGinity    retired                    Yardley                PA
F. Kelly Finn     Hawaii Resident            Waimanalo              Hawaii
F. Murphy Sprinkel                           Glen Allen
                  Concerned Citizen/Rec Fisherman                   Virginia
                   Jr
Forrest W TippenSport fisherman              Dallas                 TX
                  avid fisherman - fresh and Chelsea
F POWELL ANDREWS, III                        salt water             AL
Frances Hamm self                            Austin                 TX
Frances Tan       citizen                    Lawrence               KS
                  Recreational Kayak Fisherman
Francisco O'Farrell, III                     Tampa                  Florida
Frank             millhouse                  Eugene                 Oregon
Frank Gee         Fisherman                  San Francisco          CA
Frank Harford     Federation of FLY Fishers Chicago                 IL
frank jones       30 year member of CCA Houston                     TX
Frank Lowe        Family of kayak fishermanBrewster, NY             NY
Frank Lucci       Retired                    Point Roberts          WA
                  University of South FloridaSt. Petersburg
 Frank Muller-Karger                                                Florida
                                              - College of Marine Science
Frank Proctor     206 W. Carnaby Court       Cary                   NC
Frank Richetti Jr Jersey Coast Anglers Assn. Brick                  NJ
Frank R Scott                                Santa
                  Patrick Henry Democratic Club Ana, California USA
Frank Wilson                                 Robstown
                  Costal Conservation Association                   Texas
Fran Younger      CCA                        Lusby                  MD
Frederick Solomon none                       Byfield                MA
Fred Maxwell      CCA Houston                Houston                Texas
Fred Perkins                                 Bremerton
                  Coastal Conservation Association                  WA
fred perry        cca                        waxhaw                 n.c.
Fred Pettigrew concerned citizen             Nottingham             N.H.
Fred Ribb         concerned fisherman        san saba               texas
Fred Ribb         concerned citizen          san saba               Texas
Fred Ribb         US citizen                 San Saba               Texas
Fredric Britton JrCCA                        Jacksonville           onslow
Fred Wernli       CCA                        San Antonio            TX
Gabe DeSmdit Costa Salve                     Oakland                California
gail xandy        Master Naturalist          Burnet                 Texas, USA
Garnett Von Eiff hobby fisheman              Houston                Texas
Garrett           I love my children         Houston                TX
                                             Venice
Garry Gutterman Coastal Conservation Association                    FL
Gary              CCA                        Galveston              TX
Gary Bankhead cca                            Houston                TX
Gary Gardner      ??????                     Friendswood            Texas
Gary Geis         C.C.A                      Battle Ground          Washington
Gary Kania                                   Washington
                  Congressional Sportsmen's Foundation              DC
Gary Kellogg      Fisherman                  Jackson                NJ
Gary Kellogg      Fisherman                  Jackson                NJ
gary kneepkens Concerned fisherman/Citizen   Sammamish              Washington
                                             Raymond
Gary L Johnson Coastal Conservation Association                     Washington
Gary L Warren Recreational Fisherman Sugar Land                     Texas
Gary Marquardt citizen                       detroit                mi
Gary R. Curtis CCA                           La Conner              Washington
Gary Smith        None                       Madison                Mississippi
Gary Stouch       CCA Of Florida             North Port             FL
                                             sylvania
gary wammock recreational fisherman,and taxpayer                    ga.
Gary W. Bradley N/A                          Knox                   Indiana
Gary W. Giroski CCA                          Galveston              TX
Gary W. Wilson None                           Oak Park             IL
G. Barrey Robles Voter                        Westlake Village     California
Gene F. Smith Salmon Unlimited , Illinois Mundelein                Illinois
                                              and Michigan
Gene F. Smith Salmon Unlimited , Illinois Mundelein                Illinois
                                              and
Gene F. Smith Salmon Unlimited , Illinois Mundelein                Illinois
Gene Myetrs        Paradise Marine Center Gulf Shores              Alabama
Gene Pipes         Quail Unlimited            Houjston             Texas
Gene RichardsonFishing Business               Dunbar               WV
Gene V. Locke CCA                             Orange               Texas
Geoffrey A. Haddad ConocoPhillips Alaska Inc.Anchorage             Alaska
Geoffrey Haddad ConocoPhillips Alaska Inc.Anchorage                Alaska
George             US Citizen                 Vero Beach           FL
                    Parker                    Portland
George & BeverlyCoastal Conservation Association                   Oregon, United States
George Cleveland                              Merrill
                   Fishing website administrator                   WI
                                              Thonotosassa
george craciun retired biologist / silviculturist                  FL
George Dunawaynone                            Walker               la
george frimel      CCA                        pasadena             texas
                                              M
George G. EasleyNone (Recreational angler) orristown               NJ
George Kuper Council of Great Lakes IndustriesAnn Arbor            MIchigan
george nassor independent                     springfield          NH
George Poveromo    Recreational angler        Parkland             Florida
George Sedberryself                           Savannah             GA
                   Municipality of Anchorage,Anchorage
George Vakalis, Municipal Manager              AK                  AK
George Wentz Sportsman                        Axtell               Texas
Gerald Christenson Citizen                    Kenner               LA
Gerald Hudson Recreational Fisher, CCA Springfield                 Oregon, USA
Gerald Stone                                  Bay
                   Recreational Angler, Taxpayer City              TX
Gerald Taylor                                 Wood Dale
                   Salmon Unlimited of Illinois                    IL
Gerald Taylor                                 Wood Dale
                   Salmon Unlimited of Illinois                    IL
Gerald Wilson private citizen                 Spokane              Washington
gerry hansell      sport fisherman            chicago              illinois
gianni bertuzzelli none                       jupiter fl           fl
Gildo M. Tori                                 Ann Arbor
                   Ducks Unlimited - Great Lakes/Atlantic Region   MI
Gill Lazenby       fisherman                  St. Petersburg       Florida
Gil Muhleman       CCA                        Redmond              Oregon
Gim Yee            Noreast.com                Flushing             New York
Glen Baker         None                       Prosper              TX
Glenn              Angler                     Greensboro           NC
glenn bowie        member of CCA              Cedar Hill           texas
Glenn Krum         member CCA                 Rockport             Texas
Glenn Laurents CCSA                           Pensacola            Florida
G. McLean          Individual                 OKC                  OK
goerge barton      cca                        oregon city          oregon
Gordon             none                       Queen Creek          Az
Gordon Garner IVSoutheastern CCA Member       Savannah             GA
Gordon Garner IVSoutheastern CCA Member       Macon                GA
Gordon Mitchell Citizen/Voter/Angler          Norfolk              Virginia
                                              Washington, NC
Gordon P. Watts Institute for International Maritime Research      USA
Gordon Watts       Underwater Archaeologist Washington, NC         NC, USA
                   State
Governor Sean Parnell of Alaska               Juneau               Alaska
Graham Garfield CCA                           McAllen              TX
Graham Gooden NRA                             Schoolcraft          Michigan
Graham JohnsonCCA                            Richmond              Virginia
                                             Anchorage
Graham Smith The Alaska Support Industry Alliance                  Alaska
greg                                         Spring
                 taxpayer and concerned citizen                    tx
Greg             CCA                         Jacksonville          FL
greg gilbert     gregorylgilbert@yahoo.com   Sugar Land            Texas
Gregg JosephsonCitizen                       Tigard                OR
Gregg Smith                                  Austin
                 CCA Member and Aspiring Fishing Guide             TX
Greg Hedaria     N/A                         Gulf Breeze           Florida
Greg Hurt        I'm a citizen               Smithfield            NC
Greg Newman BASS                             Maryville             TN
                                             H
Grego Nothacker American, Born and Raised ammond                   LA
                                             Katy
Gregory Carter Coastal Conservation Association                    Texas
Gregory Diaz     Veteran                     Richmond              Virginia
                 Demoratic party
Gregory Francis Renna                        Portland              Maine
Greg Stunz                                   Port Aransas
                 Private Citizen; Fisheries Biologist              Texas
Guy Martin                                   Washington
                 Western Urban Water Coalition                     DC
Hailey Dan CareyCCA                          Richardson            TX
Hank Flowers     self                        Houston               Texas
Hans A. Blom                                 Portland
                 Coastal Conservation Association Or.              Oregon
Hans Van Tilburgconcerned citizen            Honolulu              Hawaii
Harley Simmons demo                          Maurepas              Louisiana
Harold Dunne     Business owner              Franklin              MA
                                             H
Harold Shepherd Center for Water Advocacy omer                     Alaska
Harold Valentine RFA                         Dover                 NJ
harold whidden cca                           kent                  wa
                 Retired USGS
Harry N. Coulombe, Ph.D.                     Lothian               Maryland
Harry Waikart    CCA                         Charleston            SC
Harvey Evans     citizen                     Florence              SC
Harvey Spears Citiczen                       New York              United States
                                             and Reel repair Business owner
Heath BoeddekerSport Fisherman and Rod Elbow Lake,                 Mn
                                             and Reel repair Business owner
Heath BoeddekerSport Fisherman and Rod Elbow Lake,                 Mn
Heather Dubrule ?                            Noank                 CT
                                             Tigard
Heather LovelandTo whomever is for protecting American's Freedom   OR
Heather Williams Public citizen comment Takoma Park                MD
Hector Reyes     Memebr NCCA                 Harrells              North carolina
Henry Bulman Citizen                         League City           Texas
henry dam                                    cold spring harbor
                 suffolk alliance of sportsmen inc                 new york
henry dam                                    cold spring harbor
                 nassau county fish and game inc                   new york
Henry Hauch      Charter Fishing Boat Owner  Mims                  Florida
                 C
Henry Homrighaus CA                          San Antonio           Texas
                 Angler
Henry Maclin Smith Jr                        Fairhope              Alabama
Herb             CCA                         Richmond Hill         Georgia
                  Ph.D.                       Coordinating         MD
Holly A. Bamford,Interagency Marine DebrisSilver Spring Committee, Chairperson
Horace WilkinsonCCA                          Denham Springs        La
Howard Brotine Changents                     Portland              Oregon
Howard D McKinneyCCA                         Brookings             Oregon, USA
Howie Allen      Fisherman                   Manalapan             NJ
j                us                          cleveland             ohio
j                us                          cleveland             ohio
j                us                          cleveland             ohio
j                us                          cleveland             ohio
j                us                          cleveland             ohio
j                citizen                   cleveland              ohio
j                citizen                   cleveland              ohio
Jack Abney       Citizen                   Naples                 FL
Jack A. Russo None                         Houston                TX
Jack Cahn                                  Clarkston
                 Concerned Recreational Angler of the Great Lakes Michigan
JACK FITCH       INDEPENDENT               MONTGOMERY             TEXAS
JACK FITCH       INDEPENDENT               MONTGOMERY             TEXAS
Jack Hexter      self                      New Port Richey        FL
Jack Mahrt       General Public            Coalinga               California
Jack Mouring     Concerned Angler          Spring                 United States
Jack Sterling    private individual        Naples                 FL
JACK SUMLIN jacks@varisealproducts.com     NAPLES                 FLORIDA
                 National Estuarine Research Reserve
Jaime C. Kooser and Matthew E. MenashesWashingtonAssociation      DC
Jaime Guadalupeprivate citizen             Lawrenceville          Georgia
Jameel Sadd      Christian                 Norcross               GA
James            CCA                       Houston                TX
                 CCA
James A. Yelvington Texas                  Schertz                TX
james boothe     U.S. citizen              wrangell               alaska
James Bourland Coastal Conservation        Palm Harbor            FL
James Caldwell N/A                         Denton                 Texas
James Carrasco R                           Pasadena               Texas
james chandler United States Citizen       richland               wa
James Clabo      Fisherman and CCA Member  Boring                 Oregon
James Cotugno CCA Maryland                 Dameron                Maryland
james curtis     none                      port townsend          USA
James Day        recreational fisherman    Athens                 GA
                 R
James D Crawford ecreational Fisherman Torrance                   Ca
James Degen      Independent               Tucson                 AZ
James Denney n/a                           Orlando                West Virginia
james dover      none                      new orleans            louisiana
james durant     private citizen           minneapolis            mn
James D. Withers                           Greenville
                 Coastal Conservation Association                 North Carolina
                 CCA
JAMES E. FRITTS SR.                        CORPUS CHRISTI TEXAS
James E Jones none                         Colvile                WA
James Fitzek     Angler                    Naples                 FL
James Francis CCA                          The Woodlands          TX
                                           Fisherman
james fulweber Recreational Kid Oriented Houston                  TX
James G Dixon Coastal Conservation Assoc   Stafford               VA
                                           Bellevue
James Grimes Coastal Conservation Association                     WA
James Hall       CCA                       Delray Beach           Florida
                 Angler
James I George III                         Raymondville           Texas
James J. McIntyreRecreational Fisherman Portland                  OR
                 recreational fisherman
James J Zottoli Jr.                        Mahopac                N.Y.
James Lansing CCA Member                   San Antonio            Texas
James Lindsey CCA                          Gautier                MS
James Massengale                           Angleton               TX
                 citizen who can manage his life better than the Govt can
james mccarthy public                      basking ridge          nj
James M Fussell CCA                        Plaquemine             Louisiana
James M. Hemsley                           Bay St. Louis          Mississippi
                 Retired - Corps of Engineers, NOAA, University of Souther Mississippi
James M. Holmes  CCA                       Humble                 TX
James Morrison recreational angler         Hammond                LA
James Oliver     guides@hitaluga.com       Anchorage              Alaska
James Oppenheim   CCA                       Havelock             NC
James Owens Florida CCA                     Homosassa            FL
                  Institute                 College
James P. Delgado, Ph.D. of Nautical Archaeology Station          Texas
James Potts                                 Cape
                  Individual Recreational Angler Carteret        NC
James Poulsen retired                       Viera                Florida
James P. Settles none                       Deerfield Beach      Florida
James Randall Fisherman                     Foresthill           CA
James Simpson Coastal Conservation Ass Houston                   Texas
                  M                         Marco Island         Florida
James T. Maguire arco Sportfishing Club, VP Gov't Affairs/Pub Info
                   Jr
James V KeepersRepublican (conservative) St Helens               Oregon
James Volberding  Recreational Fisherman Pittsburg               California
James Volberding  Recreational Fisherman Pittsburg               California
                                            Houma
James Walker Coastal Conservation Assoc. Member                  Louisiana
James Whitfield None                        Virginia Beach       VA
James Zimmermann  BASS                      San Diego            Ca
Jamey             People who care           Corpus Christi       Texas
Jamie Regan       Realtor                   Mashpee              MA
jamie wilkinson none                        Orlando              Florida
Jane Puetthoff independent                  Vineyard Haven       MA
Janet Mendell     citizen                   Ukiah, CA            CA
Jason Bassett Private Citizen               Harbor Springs       Michigan
Jason Bluis       None                      Romeoville           IL
jason Bratton     Angler, Sport fisherman Gig Harbor             Wa
jason Bratton     Angler, Sport fisherman Gig Harbor             Wa
jason Bratton     Angler, Sport fisherman Gig Harbor             Wa
jason Bratton     Angler, Sport fisherman Gig Harbor             Wa
Jason Gladden Concerned Citizen             Beaverdam            VA
Jason Jablonski citizen                     Wayne                Michigan
Jason Labello     CCA Louisiana             Denham Springs       La
Jason Linahan Recreational Angler           San Antonio          Texas
                  National & CEO             Foundation
Jason M. Patlis, President Marine SanctuarySilver Spring         MD
Jason Ness        General Public            Lake Stevens, WA     Washington
Jason Wells       Trout Unlimited           Dallas               GA
Jay               independant               Roseburg             Oregon
jay bennett       CCA Texas                 Houston              Tx
Jay Counter       Angler                    Wichita              KS
Jay Englehart     redleg50@hotmail.com Montgomery City           Missouri
                  Oceana, M. Heiman, J. Schoen, L. Env't D. Dickson,
                                            Anchorage             Audubon Alaska, NRDC, AWL,
J. Ayers, J. Searles Jones,Ocean Conservancy, Pew Speer,Group,AlaskaB. Eichbaum, W. Sheard WWF, Pacific Env't
Jay Fredrikson SALMON UNLIMITED ILLINOIS    CHICAGO              ILLINOIS
Jay Gagneaux CCA                            Pearland             Texas
Jayson            Recreational Angler       Melbourne Beach      Florida
Jay tintinger     none                      Spokane              wa
J. B. Horst       CCA Member                Orange Beach         Alabama
J.D. Pauerstein CCA Member                  San Antonio          TX
Jean Austin       save the sound            nantucket            MA
Jeanelle Knowlesprivate citizen             Richmond             VA
Jeanne Cosentino  Concerned US Citizen      Plano                Texas
Jeannette Calvo concerned citizen           Weston               FL
Jeff Billiott     None                      Dickinson            Texas
Jeff Boudreaux CCA                          Baton Rouge          LA
Jeff Brodhead     American Citizen          Spokane Valley       WA
                                            Baton
Jefferson Angers Center for Coastal Conservation Rouge           LA
Jeff Gutman       Boat Owner/Fisherman Middletown               New Jersey
Jeff Hair         Taxpaying Fisherman        Bay St. Louis      MS
jeff jones        recreational fisherman     tallahassee        fl
Jeff Kimble       CCA Member                 Missouri City      Texas
Jeff Merrill      Avid Saltwater Angler      South Plainfield   New Jersey
Jeff Prince       CCA North Carolina         Goldsboro          North Carolina
Jeff Rabe         Angler                     Belmond            Iowa
Jeffrey Rapp      None                       Duluth             MN
Jeffrey Woods BASS member                    Waterloo           sc
Jeff Williams     CCA                        Beaumont           Texas
Jennifer          individual                 Richmond           Tx.
                  C. Smith III
Jennifer & Arthur Arctic Ocean residents     Kaktovik           Alaska
Jennifer Read                                Ann
                  Great Lakes Observing SystemArbor             Michigan
                   Ph.D.
Jennifer Samson,Clean Ocean Action           Highlands          NJ
JERAULD MALINANGLER                          SPRING             TEXAS
Jeremy Olson      Concerned Citizen          Prattville         AL
Jeri Webb         conservative               Fayetteville       AR
                                             Woodland
Jerome F Brown Coastal Conservation Association                 Washington
jerry allen       CCA member                 houston            tx
jerry brice       CCA                        Lafayette          LA
jerry cummings recreational fisherman        Tampa              Florida
Jerry Dilsaver    recreational fisherman     Oak Island         NC
Jerry Easterly    Texas CCA                  Houston            Texas
                                             Port Townsend
Jerry Johnson Puget Sound Anglers & Coastal Conservation Assoc. Washington
jerry krohn       fisherman                  pacifica           ca
Jerry Lawson      CCA                        Puyallup           Wa
                                             Portland
Jerry Markesino Coastal Conservation Assocation                 OR
Jerry Piatt       Concerned Citizen          Newport News       VA
Jerry Welch       Sportsman CCA              Kennewick          WA
Jesse Moore                                  Virginia Beach
                  Tidewater Kayak Anglers Association           VA
                                             Barrow, AK
Jessica Lefevre Alaska Eskimo Whaling Commission                United States
JGNutter          none                       houston            tx
Jhan Hughes       CCA                        Machias            Wa
Jim               CCA                        Covington          LA
Jim Ayers         Oceana                     Juneau             AK
                  Oceana, The Ocean Conservancy, Audubon Alaska,
                                             Juneau
Jim Ayers, Janis Searles Jones, Marilyn Heima, Stanley E Senner AK The Pew Environment Group
Jim Bunds                                    Columbus
                  Forest Ridge Citizens for Truth               Ohio
Jim Caldwell      Fisherman                  Severn             Mayland
Jim Cluck         CCA                        La Porte           TX
Jim Duffield      NANA Development Corp Anchorage               Alaska
Jim Egan          Commonwealth North         Anchorage          Alaska
Jim Gilliland     none                       Sylacauga          Alabama
Jim Gilmore                                  Washington
                  At-sea Processors Association                 DC
Jim Gilmore       Angler/Boat owner          Williamsburg       Ky
Jim Gregory       citizen                    Sugar Land         Texas
Jim Kinkennon democrat                       memphis            TN
Jim Kruse         CCA                        Brenham            Texas
jim milanowski CCA                           ridgefield         Wa
Jimmy Adams none                             Angier             North Carolina
Jimmy Hall        CCA, TBF                   Hitchcock          Texas
Jimmy Raper       CCA                        Aransas Pass       Texas
Jim Owens                                    Birmingham
                  Recreational Angler, Member IGFA, TBF, CCA AL
Jim Summers     US Citizen                  Pwnsacola         Florida
Jim Swatosh     US CITIZEN                  Brush Prairie     Wa.
jim tillman     independant                 ethel             louisiana
Jim Tozzi                                   Washington
                Center for Regulatory Effectiveness
J. Johnson      CCA                         Rock Hill         S.C.
J. M. Riina     Salmon Sport Club           Brookfield        ILL
J. M. Riina     SSC                         Brookfield        ILL
Joan Chipman Sport Fisherman                Vancouver         Washington
Joan Sharrott   Recreational angler         Staten Island     NY
                Latte Consulting CompanySaipan
Joaquin Villagomez                                            Northern Mariana Islands
Jody Kennedy Surfrider Foundation           Seattle           Washington
Jody Norris     CCA                         Hattiesburg       MS
Joe Baker       individual                  Redwood City      CA
Joe Beaty       private citizen             Rockport          TX
Joe Bediz       Tollers Unlimited           Wilmette          Illinios
Joe FIgliulo    none                        Chicago           Illinois
Joe Hogue, Jr. Recreational Fishing         Raleigh           NC
Joe Okada       Concerned Angler            Madison           Wisconsin
Joe Rodriguez CCA MEMBER AND FISHERMAN      Katy              texas
Joe Rodriguez CCA MEMBER AND FISHERMAN      Katy              texas
Joe Sambataro CCA                           Edmonds           WA
joe sperry      citizen                     north bend        oeron
                                            Member
Joe Townsend Concerned Citizen & CCA League City              Texase
Joe Wierzba     Trout Unlimited/CCA/FFF Gold Beach            Oregon
joey            Ocean Outfall Group         Los Osos          California
Joey Racano     none                        San Francisco     CA
John            angler                      Eastampton        NJ
john            member CCA                  stockdale         texas
John            Recreational Fishermen Galveston              Texas
John            CCA                         Round Rock        TX
John            Angler                      Milwaukee         WI
John Abbott     Tackle manufacturer         Gig Harbor        Washington
John Albiso                                 Port Angeles
                Coastal Conservation Association              WA
John Azzinaro concerned fisherman           E Brunswick       NJ
John Barbee     none                        Friendswood       TX
John Beck       Salmon unlimited of IllinoisChicago           Illinois
John Botter                                 San Antonio
                Coastal Conservation Association              Texas
John Boudreau Concerned Citizen             Winthrop          MA
John Broadwater maritime archaeologist      Williamsburg      Virginia USA
John Broadwater maritime archaeologist      Williamsburg      Virginia USA
John Broadwater maritime archaeologist      Williamsburg      Virginia USA
john bullock    CCA                         2.065105984E9     WA
John Cahalane Selectman                     Mashpee           USA
John Carpenter concerned citizen and angler Charlottesville   VA
John Corbin     Aquaculture industry        Kaneohe           Hawaii
John Daigle     Recreational fisherman Lafayette              LA
John Doerr      Pure Fishing                Columbia          South Carolina
John Donohue Angler                         Venice            FL
John Driskill                               Lexington Park
                Chief Petty Officer, USN, Retired             Maryland
John D. Rummel East Carolina University Greenville            North Carolina
John Gourley    Worried NMI citizen         Saipan Island     Northern Mariana Islands
John Gourley    worried citizen             Saipan            Northern Mariana Islands
John Gourley      Marianas Conservation Saipan                   Northern Mariana Islands
John Gourley      worried citizen            Saipan              Northern Mariana Islands
John Gourley      Marianas Conservation Saipan                   Northern Mariana Islands
John Gourley      Marianas Conservation Saipan                   Northern Mariana Islands
John Griffith     none                       Coos Bay            Oregon
John Griffith     none                       Coos Bay            Oregon
john hamm         none                       austin              texas
John Hardey       CCA                        Medford             Oregon
John Harrison     CCA                        Sarasota            FL
John Hexter       self                       New Port Richey, FL FL
John H. Fleming Coastal Conservation Assoc.  Punta Gorda         Florida
                                             Cuero
John Hildebrand Coastal Conservation Association                 Texas
John Kane         Angler                     Austin              TX
                                             New Bedford
John K. Bullard President, Sea Education Association             MA
John Kerr         Recreational fisherman Houston                 Texas
John Kittinger                               Honolulu
                  University of Hawaii at Manoa                  Hawaii
John Kittinger                               Honolulu
                  University of Hawaii at Manoa                  Hawaii
John Kittinger                               Honolulu
                  University of Hawaii at Manoa                  Hawaii
John Knowles      ncbba                      Richmond            VA
John Laubenthal MDCCA,FRA                    Panama City Beach Florida
John May          Oyster Bay Anglers         Hicksville          NY
                                             Tillamook           Oregon
John M. Kirbby past officer of multiple environmental organizations and state conservation districts.
John Morello      Fisherman                  Baton Rouge         LA
John Nelson       CCA                        Easton              Maryland
Johnny Bowles IIIJB & Water Sportfishing Garibaldi - I hope !    USA
johnny johnson Concerned fisherman           Farmington          New Mexico
Johnny Rayburg CCA Texas                     Helotes             TX
                  Citizen
Johnny William Curl                          Floresville         Texas
John Ogden        University of South FloridaSt. Petersburg      Florida
John P Gay        Fly Fishing Guide          Monkton             MD
John Prive        NONE                       Grants Pass         OR
John Redhouse CCA member                     Camas               Wa.
John Rehmert CCA, MSSA, TU, CBF              Grasonville         MD
                                             Baltimore
John R. Wingate CCA, MSSA,CBF,Nature Conservency                 Maryland
john schafer      fisherman                  chocowinity         nc
John Schuessler BASS                         decatur             Il
John Sheehan RECREATIONAL FISHERMAN          Seattle             Washington Stae
John St. Pierre Boat dealer                  Algonquin           IL
John Thompson Costal Conservation AssociationFox Island          washington
John Trauba       CCA                        Lacey               WA
John Tucker       None                       Fulton              Illinois
                                             other kayak sites)
John V. Stewart JaxKayakFishing.com (+6 Neptune Beach            FL
John Walthew Recreational angler             San Francisco       California
john youngblood cca                          pflugerville        texas
John Zell                                    Portland
                  Coastal Conservation Association               Oregon
                                             San Antonio
Jonathan Bartlett Angler, Hunter & Avid Outdoorsman              TX
                  E                          Edmonds
Jonathan Edwards dwards Mother Earth Foundation                  WA
Jonathan Snider Recreational Fisherman Orlando                   Fl
Jonathan Snider Recreational angler          Orlando             Florida
Jonathan Snider Recreational angler          Orlando             Florida
Jonathan Snider Recreational angler          Orlando             Florida
Jonathan Stevens  concerned voter            Lakewood            CA
Jon Woizeschke Angler                        Spirit Lake         Iowa
jordan smith      cca                        spring              texas
Jorge Bauza                                  San Juan
                  San Juan Bay Estuary Program                   Puerto Rico
Joseph Bosse II Angler                       Villa Park          IL
                  CCA
Joseph Dannenfelser                          Edgewood            Maryland
Joseph dygas      retired scientist          Ankeny              Iowa
joseph heywood American Citizen              Portage             Michigan
Joseph J Cox                                 Washington
                  Chamber of Shipping of America                 DC
Joseph J Cox                                 Washington
                  Chamber of Shipping of America                 DC
Joseph Maher Fisherman                       Jacksonville        Florida
Joseph Perrone Voter                         Merrick             New York
Joseph Rodriguez  none                       Houston             TX
Joseph Territo CCA member                    Livingston          LA
Joseph Thibodeaux CCA                        Lafayette           Louisiana
Joseph Torchia Jr.Recreational Fisherman Neptune City            New Jersey
Joseph Vincent Sierra Club                   Harvey              Louisiana, USA
Josh Eagle                                   Columbia
                  University of South Carolina School of Law     South Carolina
Josh Eagle                                   Columbia
                  University of South Carolina School of Law     South Carolina
Josh Green        Concerned US Citizen       Denver              CO
Josh Pross        Recreational Angler        san diego           ca
Josie Quintrell NFRA                         Harpswell           Maine
                                             Port Republic
Joy Bartholomew Coastal and Estuarine Research Federation        Maryland
                                             Saint Federation
Joy Bartholomew Coastal and Estuarine ResearchLeonard            Maryland
                                             Saint Federation
Joy Bartholomew Coastal and Estuarine ResearchLeonard            Maryland
                  CCA
Joyce E. Maldonado Texas                     Houston             TX
Joy Lambert       I love to fish!            Talala              OK
J.R.MCDONALD CCA                             MONTGOMERY          TEXAS
Judith Pecho      Citizen of planet Earth    Corrales            NM
Julian McAllister None                       Bellingham          WA
Julie Sargent     none                       new york            ny
Julie Sutton      dem                        Homestead           Fl
Julius Pearce     Fisherman                  Charleston          SC
June McGinnis General Public                 Lexington, KY       United States
JUNE Rodriguez STRP                          Houston             TEXAS
Justin Reynolds Fisherman                    Long Beach          California
Justin Russell    Recreational Fisherman Palm Beach              FL
Justin Russell    Recreational Fisherman Palm Beach              FL
kara mills        cca                        rockport            texas
karen             l                          colmar              pa
karen dinkins     democrat                   north liyylr rock   arkansas
Karen Solis       none                       Seabrook            Texas
Karen T. Bailey Auditor                      Urbana              Ohio
Karl Erbacher     rep.                       Lake Elsinore       CA.
Karl Millar       Member CCA                 Yacolt              Wa.
karl morgan       None                       Destrehan, LA       LA
Kasey Mock        concerned angler           San Marcos          Texas
Kate McLaughlin Blue Ocean Institute         Brooklyn            NY
Kateri Chiu                                  O
                  With creatures of this Earth akland            CA
Kathleen Eaton N/A                           Middletown          Delaware
Kathleen Eaton N/A                           Middletown          Delaware
Kathleen McTighe                             Naperville
                  Marine Conservation Biology Institute Member   IL
Kathryn Rose      citizen                    Denver              Colorado
Kathy Fletcher People For Puget Sound Seattle                  WA
Kathy Shimata citizen                      Honolulu            Hawaii
Keith Blanchard CCA member                 Beaver              OR
Keith Brown      CCA                       Ennis               Texas
Keith Dowd       recreational angler       Roseboro            NC
Keith Goodman None                         Naples              FL
Keith Neel       none                      Port St. Joe        Fl
Keith Neel                                 Port St. Joe
                 Mexico Beach Artificial Reef Association      Fl.
Keith S. Walton Ind.                       Naples              Florida
kelley slater    it doesnt matter          granby              ma
Kelley Smith                               Lansing
                 Michigan Department of Natural Resources      MI
Kelly Drllevich  Sport Fisher              Bonney Lake         Washington State
Kelly Luke       none                      Nashville           Georgia
Kelly Parks      CCA MEMBER                Boerne              Tx
Kelly Street     recreational fisherman    Dayton              Tx
ken allen        fisherman                 acampo              california
                                           St. Petersburg      Florida
Ken Hofmeister Federation of Fly Fishers, Coastal Conservation Association, Suncoast Fly Fishers
Ken Kainer       Recreational Angler       Houston             Texas
Ken Luce                                   Jamaica             Texas
                 Coastal Conservation Association Beach, Galveston Island
Ken Manning      US citizen                rockville           md
                                           el paso
ken morrow, affi outdoor writers assn of america               texas
Kenneth C Hill US Citizen                  Hardyville          VA
Kenneth Chu      B.A.S.S.                  Fenton              Michigan
Kenneth Moore CCA                          Pearland            Texas
Kenneth Robbins Recreational Fisherman Martinez                California
Kenny Doyle      CCA                       Fuquay Varina       NC
Kent M. Hunt     CCA                       Hillsboro           Oregon
Kent Satterlee Shell E&P Co.               New Orleans         Louisiana
kent tomaselli   resident                  hampstead           north carolina
Kerry            Fishmen                   DA                  La
                                           Thibodaux
Kerry M. St.Pe' Barataria-Terrebonne National Estuary Program LA
Kevin                                      Houston
                 Coastal Conservation Association Member       Texas
kevin bleiler    CCA                       west richland       WA.
Kevin Book       CCA                       San Antonio         TX
Kevin Dahl       ISA                       Sycamore            IL
Kevin Farrell    CCA MD                    Annapolis           USA
Kevin Henderson American                   Spring Branch       Texas
KEVIN MADISONCCA                           Bend                Oregon
                  CLARK
KEVIN PATRICK United States of America Trabuco Canyon          California
Kevin Wills      Concerned Citizen         Houston             Texas
kim bauer        resident of earth         lancaster           calif
Kim Fontenot     self                      Opelousas           La
Kim Hrehor       CCA member                Moulton             Texas
Kirk Hanson      CCA member                Oregon City         OR
Kirk Laguarta    CCA                       Houston             Texas
Kirk Rhoads      AARC                      Mountain Home       AR
Kirsten James Heal the Bay                 Santa Monica        CA
Kirsten James Heal the Bay                 Santa Monica        CA
Kirsten James Heal the Bay                 Santa Monica        CA
Kirsten James Heal the Bay                 Santa Monica        CA
K King           former Hawaii resident    Sacramento          California
Konrad Kraulnd Self                        Grand Junction      Colorado
Konrad Kraulnd Self                         Grand Junction        Colorado
Kris Ahlstrom    NONE                       Katy                  TX
Kris Cowan       None                       Baytown               TX
Kris Kiltz       Fisherman                  Corona                California
Kristen Clifford Democrat                   Crooksville, OH       Illinois
Kristen Dawson Voter                        Wilmington            Ohio and America
Kristen Drobnis self                        Masphee               Massachusetts
                 C                          Washington
Kristen M Fletcher oastal States Organization                     DC
                                            Tigard
Kurt Goldsmith Coastal Conservation Association                   Oregon
Kurt Milam       Private citizen            Baltimore             Maryland
Kyla Karch       Mendocino                  Mendocino             CA
Kyle Happel      None                       Metairie              LA
Kyle Koehler                                Hoouston
                 Coastal Conservation Association                 Texas
kyle mayden      none                       diana                 tx
Kyle Papso       Concerned Teenager         Sugar Land            Texas
                 American Petroleum Institute
Lakeisha R. Harrison                        Washington            DC
                 CCA
Lance E. Templeton                          Alexandria            LA
Lance Raper      Concerned angler           The Woodlands         Texas
Lance Raper      *                          The Woodlands         Texas
Larissa Mark                                Washington
                 National Association of Home Builders            DC
Larry B. Crowder Duke University            Morehead City         North Carolina
Larry Fox        Recreational fisherman Pearland                  TX
Larry Hudnall                               Deer Island
                 Recreational angler/conservationist              OR
Larry Millican   CCA                        League City           Texas
Larry Pringle    None                       Las Vegas             Nevada
Larry Shoemakern/a                          Collinsville          Texas
Larry Stull      Taxpayer                   San Antonio           Texas
Larry Wood       employee                   ardmore               oklahoma
Larry Wooten     North Carolina Farm Bureau Raleigh               NC
Laura                                       St. Petersburg
                 Friends of Tampa Bay National Wildlife Refuges   FL
Laura Cantral                               Washington
                 Joint Ocean Commission Initiative                DC
Laura Herndon individual                    Burbank               CA
Laura Ike        science teacher            Springfield           Georgia
Laura Kasa       Save Our Shores            Santa Cruz            California
                 N/A
Laura L Jastrzemski                         Eastpointe            MI
Lauri Waterfield Independent                Martinsville          VA
                 None
Lawrence Mooneyham                          Yuma                  AZ
Leander LandrumNorthwest Kayak Anglers Tacoma                     WA
                                            Bowie
Lee Brittingham Costal Conservatin Association                    Maryland
Lee E. Davis     individual                 Willits               Ca.
lee hege         diff club                  winston salem         nc
Lee Huszagh                                 Tallahassee
                 Coastal Conservation Association                 Florida
Lee Jolly        CCA                        Houston               TX
Lee Nichols      SWBA                       San Clemente          Ca.
Lee Tracy        Private Individual         Kissimmee             Fl
Leigh Pinney     Alaska Pacific University Anchorage, AK          United States
leon andros      ceq initiatives            essex jct.            vt
Leonard G HarrisCCA Florida                 Punta gorda           Floirida
Leon Ferguson CCA Member                    Conroe                TX
Leroy Cross      Recreational fisherman Santa Cruz                CA
Leslie Marks     none                       Canton                GA
Leslie Tamminen Seventh Generation Advisors Santa Monica          California
                                          Los
Leslie Tamminen Seventh Generation Advisors Angeles            California
                                          Los
Leslie Tamminen Seventh Generation Advisors Angeles            California
Lewis Becker     Johns Hopkins University Baltimore            MD
Lewis Boyd       CCA                      Everett              WA
Lewis Bregni     US Citizen               Las Vegas            NV
Lewis Troiano    GCCA                     AUSTIN               TX
Lewis Troiano    GCCA                     AUSTIN               TX
lewis Troiano                             AUSTIN
                 INDIVIDUAL SPORT FISHERMAN                    TEXAS
Lewis Williams sportsman                  Lufkin               TX
Liindi Dunbar    self                     Sonora               TX
Linda            Citizen                  Houston              TX
                                          Kernersville
Linda Anderson A Concerned American Citizen                    North Carolina
Linda Anderson Concerned Citizen          Kernersville         NC
Linda Bricker    what's this?             Decatur              GA
Linda Jupiter    Jupiter Productions      Fort Bragg           CA
Linda Marable Concerned citizen           Shreveport           Louisiana
Linda Marable. concerned citizen          Shreveport           LA
LInda Nelson     lindamnelson@gmail.com Humble                 Texas
LInda Nelson     lindamnelson@gmail.com Humble                 Texas
                                          Fremont
Linda Sheehan California Coastkeeper Alliance                  CA
                                          Fremont
Linda Sheehan California Coastkeeper Alliance                  CA
Linda Stewart    none                     Atlanta              GA
Linda Taylor     New Horizon Bass Anglers Herndon              Virginia
lindsay green    none                     bristol              rhode island
                                          Marlboro
Lindsay HolemanEndangered Species Coalition                    NJ
LisaAnn Reynolds cca                      Houston              Texas
Lisa Koehl       Just a Citizen Who Cares Brooklyn             CT
Lisa Scott       none                     Thomasville          GA
lisa vana        self                     Vernon               TX
Lisa Weber       Voting American Citizen New Port Richey       FL
liz lovejoy      teacher                  ukiah                ca, usa
lois             none                     oxnard               oregon
Lonnie Collins   Recreational Angler      Baytown              Texas
Lon Wilson       The Wilson Agency, LLC Anchorage              Alaska
Lori Kegler      Science Teacher          San Pedro            California
Lori Kegler      teacher                  San Pedro            CA
lotus reiko                               fort
                 ocean protection sanctuary bragg              calif.
Louise Mann      private citizen          Petersburg           VA
Louis Peltier    none                     Danbury              Texas
louis v broccoli concerned citizen        edgartown            ma
Lowell Nanney Salmon Unlimited            Buffalo Grove        IL
                                          Greenwich
Lu Ann De CunzoPresident, Society for Historical Archaeology   NJ
Lucas James      taxpayer                 College Station      Texas
Lucile Cogswell Citizen                   Wadmalaw Island      SC
Lucinda McCartneyCCA and concerned citizenPalmetto             FL
Luke Asbury      None                     Ventura              CA
                 CCA
Lynda Christiansen                        Webster              Texas
Lynd Estes       CCA PNW                  Battle Ground        WA
Lynn Buerer      CCA                      Beaverton            Oregon
Lynne Banata     Ocean Conservancy        Los Angeles          Ca
L. Zolnerovich Keep America Fishing       Austin               TX
Mac Gable                                 Rockport
                 Professional Fishing Guide                    Texas
Mac Rusling                                  Jackson
                 Coastal Conservation Association                Ms
mac sandel       cca                         monroe              louisiana
Mandi            n/a                         Gresham             or
Mandy            moocow1124@yahoo.comSalem                       Nh
                  esq.
manley cummins,recreational fisherman        spanish fort        alabama
                 Guam Fishermen's Cooperative Assn.
Manuel P. Duenas II                          Hagatna             Guam
Marc Grosz       CCA                         Houston             TX
Marcia Rubin     BASS                        Chagrin Falls       Ohio
Marcie           cca                         Lakehills           Texas
Marcie Keever Friends of the Earth           San Francisco       California
Marcie Keever Friends of the Earth           San Francisco       California
Marcie Keever Friends of the Earth           San Francisco       California
Marcie Keever Friends of the Earth           San Francisco       California
Marcie Keever Friends of the Earth           San Francisco       California
Marcie Keever Friends of the Earth           San Francisco       California
Marcie Keever Friends of the Earth           San Francisco       California
Marcie Keever Friends of the Earth           San Francisco       California
Marci McCartneyCode Pink                     Port Hueneme        California, USA
Marc McIntyre Citizen                        Baton Rouge         LA
Marcos           CCA                         LaSara              TX
Marc Sazer       concerned American          Los Angeles         California
Marcus Schumacher                            Ferndale
                 Coastal Conservation Association                Washington
Margaret Andrews Ocean Lover                 Laytonville         CA
margaret brennan PGI Fishing Club            Punta Gorda         FL
Margaret Claypoolcitizen                     Eastover            SC
                 National Fisheries InstituteMcLean
Margaret Henderson                                               Virginia
                 Society for                 Grand Cayman/Austin Cayman Islands/Texas
Margaret Leshikar-Denton Historical Archaeology
                 Teacher, Foreman High School
Margaret Murray Tower                        Glenview, IL        Chicago Public Schools, IL
                                             Alexandria          VA
Margaret Podlich BoatU.S., The Boat Owners Association of The United States
Margie St John CCA Member                    Galveston           TX
Margie St John CCA Member                    Galveston           TX
                                             Westminster
Marilee Menard Alliance of Marine Mammal Parks and Aquariums     Colorado
                                             richland            washington
Marilyn J Steele Coastal Conservation Association and Richland Rod and Gun Club
Marion Coker     gcca                        bush                louisiana
                 FL resident
Marissa Garone -Blatz                        Palm Beach Gardens FL
Marjorie Olsen citizen                       Higganum            CT
Mark Byrne       Fire Creek Bassmasters Olympia                  Washington
Mark Carter                                  Winter Park,
                 Florida's Ocean and Coastal Council FL          FL
Mark Dennis      Recreational Anglers        Yulee               FL
Mark Dorsett     CCA                         Austin              TX
Mark Dreith      CCA                         Houston             Texas
mark hyde        acfa                        Mobile              Alabama
Mark Kopack      U.S. Citizen                Manassas Park       Virginia
mark kosmowski US sportfisherman             beaverton           oregon
Mark Lansdell    Sport Fisherman             Baltimore           Maryland
Mark Leinonen CCA/Sportfisher                Clatskanie          OR
Mark Letham      CCA                         La Center           WA.
Mark Lokowich Citizen                        Edina               Minnesota
Mark McCombs Recreational Fisher             Woodland            Washington
Mark Meyer       CCA                         Dunnellon           Florida
Mark Navas       Recreational Fisherman Simi Valley              CA
Mark Price       CCA                         Harrisonburg        VA
Mark Reverman CCA                          College Station    Texas
Mark R. Martin Recreational Angler         Seabrook           Texas
Mark Sampson Fish Finder Adventures Ocean City                Maryland
Mark Tobler      wetland scientist         New Orleans        LA
Mark Watson      Recreational fisherman Pensacola             FL
Mark Whitney                               Point
                 Bay Head Shores Fishing Club Pleasant        NJ
Mark Whitney                               Point
                 Bay Head Shores Fishing Club Pleasant        NJ
Mark Whitney                               Point
                 Bay Head Shores Fishing Club Pleasant        NJ
Marlena Lange Orange County NY Land Trust  Middletown         NY
Martin Boynton None                        Mountain View      California
Marty Jones      Independent               Cashiers           North Carolina
Marvin C Gentz Private citizen             Ukiah              California
Marvin Dworaczyk CCA / Registered Voter Austin                TX
Marvin Rice      Recreational Angler       Poulsbo            Washington
mary ann coffey none                       marblehead/mashpee ma
Mary E. Power Ecological Society of AmericaWashington         DC
Mary Funk        U.S. Citizen              Fairhope           AL
Mary Jo Quenga Pacific Islander            Piti Guam          US
mary leitch      artist - activist         philadelphia       Pennsylvania
Mary M. Graves citizen                     Coyle              OK
Mathew Dunn                                Washington
                 National Marine Manufacturers Association    DC
Matt             Fishing                   Houston            Texas
Matt Cieslewicz CCA                        Katy               TX
                 Advisory Council on Underwater Archaeology
Matthew A. Russell                         Berkeley           CA
Matthew BaerwaldeSnoqualmie Indian Tribe Seattle              WA
Matthew Mansuy US Citizen                  Napa               CA
Matt Rigney      Writer                    Conway             MA
Matt Seese       Recreational Angler       Mobile             AL
                                           Palatine
Matt Vander WeitConcerned Recreational Fisherman              Illinois
                                           Washington
Maureen Healey Personal Watercraft Industry Assoc.            DC
Maxine Appleby Public                      Sodus Point        NY , 14555
Maxine Appleby Public                      Sodus Point        NY , 14555
Maxine Appleby Public                      Sodus Point        NY , 14555
Maxine Okazaki US citizen                  Chapel Hill        NC
Max Odom         None                      Chicago            IL
MD Stubbs        citizen                   Austin             Texas
Meg Caldwell                               M
                 Center for Ocean Solutions onterey           California
Meghan Foley citizen                       New Orleans        LA
                                           Bowie, MD
Melanie Pursel Greater Ocean City, MD Chamber of Commerce USA
Melissa Ayers    none                      Pfafftown          NC
Melissa Renn     Harvard University        Cambridge          MA
Melissa Taldykin Consumer Energy AllianceHouston              TX
Mel Johnson                                Edgewood
                 Puget Sound Anglers and CCA                  Washington 98372
Melvin Stone                               Nags Head
                 concerned citizen and voter                  North Carolina
Mervin Graves Segnette.com                 Westwego           Louisiana
M Hammer         NA                        McHenry            IL
Michael          citizen of Cape Cod.MA Chatham               MA
Michael Bode     sport fisherman           Portland           Oregon
Michael Botzong American Citizen           Cypress            Texas
                                           Oceanside
Michael Bullock several environmental organizations           California
Michael Burke None                         Waldorf            Maryland
                 n
Michael Calderonea                         columbus           oh
Michael Chance Private citizen                                  Texas
                                           Kyle (and Port Aransas)
                                           Washington
Michael Charles American Society of Civil Engineers             D.C.
Michael Cherry CCA                         Houston              Texas
                  CCA
Michael Chruszczak Texas                   The Woodlands        TX
                                           Victoria,
Michael Curlee Coastal Conservation Association TX              Victoria
Michael Dixon Yamaha Motor Corp, USARoswell                     Georgia
Michael Dymott Recreational Fisherman Winston-Salem             NC
Michael Engel     Citizen                  Corpus Christi       Texas
                                           Seattle
Michael E Royer CCA South Sound Puget Sound Anglers             Washington
Michael Farschoncca                        Bath                 NC
                  none
Michael Fossenkemper                       NYC                  New York
Michael Gross cca                          Webster              Texas
Michael J. Hansen                          Stevens
                  Great Lakes Fishery Commission Point          WI
                                           Concord
Michael J Walls Gulf of Maine Council on the Marine EnvironmentNH
Michael Krijnen Architect                  Honolulu             Hawaii
Michael L BrintonCCA                       Hansville            WA
Michael L BrintonCCA                       Hansville            WA
Michael Lightfoot general public           Friendswood          Texas
Michael Linvil    na                       San Rafael           California
michael l wheelerCCA                       Katy                 Texas
michael l wheelerCCA                       Katy                 Texas
                                           San Antonio
Michael Maule A concerned voting & tax paying citizen           Texas
michael mayworm   salmon unlimited         glenview             illinois
Michael McGuire CCA Member                 West Linn            Oregon
Michael Mudge Citizen                      Massapequa           NY
Michael Murray Independant                 Jupiter              Florida
Michael Renzulli self                      Phoenix              Arizona
Michael R. Smith RFA                       Penndel              Pennsylvannia
Michael S Card CCA                         Seabrook             NH
MICHAEL SHIPMAN   Recreational angler      Orlando              Florida
MICHAEL SHIPMAN   Recreational angler      Orlando              Florida
MICHAEL SHIPMAN   Recreational angler      Orlando              Florida
michael s nelson southsound chapter CCA tenino                  wash
Michael Snyder New York Department of StateMid-Atlantic         New York, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, and Virginia
                                           Mid-Atlantic
Michael Snyder Mid-Atlantic Regional Council on the Ocean       New York, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, and Virginia
Michael Stanford CCA member                Brazoria             Texas
Michael VandenbergRecreational Angling     Osgoode, Ontario     Canada
michael vinson Concerned citizen           Hickory Creek        United States
Michael Wolin                              Charlottesville
                  Southern Environmental Law Center             VA
Michael Wolin                              Charlottesville
                  Southern Environmental Law Center             VA
Michelle          none                     Houston              Texas
Michelle Ballard citizen                   Mobile               AL
Michelle Setaro citizen                    Modesto              United States
                                           Surfside
mike ainbinder recreational fishermans FAMILY                   TX
Mike Biesecker Recreational Fisherman High Point                NC
Mike Brown        BASS FLW                 Kettering            Ohio
MIKE CARLISLE AVID FISHERMAN               ALVIN                TEXAS
Mike Dibling      Fisherman                Maumee               Ohio
Mike Elfers       Coastside Fishingclub    Vacaville            CA
Mike Elfers       coastside fishing club   Vacaville            CA
Mike Fitzgerald retired                    Brooksville          FL
mike Gilmer       cca                      Bossier City         La.
mike inlow        fisherman                 houston           texas
mike kennedy                                everett
                  coastal conservation association            washington
mike kennedy                                everett
                  coastal conservation association            washington
Mike Kovathana US Citizen                   Hoffman Estates   IL
Mike lanier       conservationist           Leland            NC
mike mayfield     recreational anglers      baytown           texas
Mike Niece        CCA                       Columbia City     Or
Mike Piwetz       concerned citizen         Sugar Land,       Texas
Mike Price        Recreational Fishing      Houston           TX
Mike Ray          ASA                       Green Valley      AZ.
Mike Saladino JRSupervisor \ fisherman Alvin                  Texas
Mike Sparks       CCA                       Houston           TX
Mike vanGossen CCA                          Lake Charles      Louisiana
Mike Walsh        CCA Member                Poulsbo           Washington
mike willis       Recreational Fisherman McAllen              Texas
Mike Wilson       stakeholder               Pearland          Texas
Mike Wonder       angler                    Brenham           Tx
Milen Balkanski Angler                      Plantation        Florida
Milo Johnson      N/A                       Palo Cedro        CA
                  R
MILTON PARTAIN ecreational fishing          SPLENDORA         TX
Mister X          Fisherman                 Stickitin         Yourbutt
M'Lou Christ      Our Ocean                 Portland          Oregon
m neidell         individual                st james          new york
Mo Estevez                                  Miami
                  Coastal Conservation Association            FL
Molly McCammon                              Anchorage
                  Alaska Ocean Observing System               Alaska
Molly McCammon                              Anchorage
                  Alaska Ocean Observing System               Alaska
Mona Weaver       recretation angler        Alvin             TX
Monty Hawkins Fisher                        Berlin            MD
                  The American Population Inside America
MoreAmericanThanYou                                           Inside America
Morris Voan Jr. B.A.S.S. / Grandfather      Texarkana         Arkansas
Mr. P. N. Melton CCA                        Deltaville        VA
Ms. Robin McCarthyNRDC                      Washington        District of Columbia
Myles Robertson Citizen                     Tallahassee       Florida
Nancy             self                      Bar Nunn          Wyoming
Nancy Milano      Retired                   Fort Bragg        California
Natalie Lehman Endangered Species Coalition Bullhead City     AZ
Nathan Grimm Sportfisherman                 Pasco             WA
Nathan Reid       none                      Rochester Hills   MI
Nathan Rose       Muskies Incorporated      St Cloud          MN
                  National Aquaculture Association
National Aquaculture Association            Pine Bluff        AR
                  Representative
Native Village of Savoonga                  Savoonga          Alaska
N Cloutier                                  Vero Beach
                  Alliance to Protect Nantucket Sound         Florida
Neal Smith        Alaska Pacific University Anchorage         AK
Neal Smith        Alaska Pacific University Anchorage         AK
Ned Hamson        Cizen                     Cincinnati        Ohio
Neil Anthony Sims Kona Blue Water Farms Kailua-Kona           HI
Nello Picinich                              Vancouver
                  Coastal Conservation Association            WA
Nelson Berry      none                      Southport         North Carolina
                  Northwest Atlantic        Gloucester
Niaz Dorry & Boyce Thorne-Miller Marine Alliance (NAMA)       Massachusetts
Nicholas Dodrill citizen                    Charleston        SC
Nicholas Rajacichnone                       Tacoma            WA
Nichole           voter                     Blakely           Ga
Nick               CCA                         New Orleans     LA
nick ploster       Surf Angler                 Atlantic        NC
nick rowan         boater                      East Sandwich   MA
nicole             freethepups.com             ft lauderdale   fl
Nicole Barbour Local fisher                    Casselberry     Florida
Nicole Howard None                             Jacksonville    FL
Nicole Jones       Concerned Citizen           West Columbia   Texas
Nicole Smith       Keep America Fishing        Waverly         ga
Nicole Ward        Alaska Pacific University Anchorage         Alaska
Nik Whittington Independent                    Jacksonville    Florida
Nina Ownby         Missouri Conservation       Rolla           Missouri
Nita Jan Criddle Coastal Conservation Asso.    Texas City      Texas
Nolan Shefstad recreational fisherman          Clatskanie      Oregon
norman             recreational fisherman      Leander         tx
Norman Rivers Puget Sound Anglers              Gig Harbor      WA.
Oleh Dub           None                        Rochester       Michigan
Orville Aas        CCA                         Seaview         WA
Orville Aas        CCA                         Seaview         WA
Oscar Lopez                                    Laredo
                   I love fishing and the outdoors             Texas
Oscar M. Gonzales  CCA                         Alice           Texas
Owen Elkins Jr. self interest                  Bainbridge      Georgia
Parnel Ide         general public              Granby          Ct
                   American citizens
Pat&Ginger Tumlinson                           Clute           Texas
Pat Anderson       patanderson50@sbcglobal.net Magnolia        Texas
patricia Antonellisdemocrate                   Mashpee         MA
Patricia Forkan HSUS/HSI                       Washington      DC
Patricia Forkan HSUS/HSI                       Washington      DC
Patricia Forkan HSUS/HSI                       Washington      DC
patricia shults    cca                         pasadena        tx
                                               Thibodaux       Louisiana
Patricia Whitney Bayou Interfaith Shared Community Organizing (BISCO)
                                               Thibodaux       Louisiana
Patricia Whitney Bayou Interfaith Shared Community Organizing (BISCO)
PATRICK A. HOPKINS 65 YEAR OLD LIFELONGDELCAMBREFISHERMAN      LOUISANA
Patrick Deats      Concerned US Citizen        Port Orange     Florida
                   C
Patrick E. O'Bryan onservative                 Deer Park       Texas
Patrick J. Hester Spectra Energy Corp          Houston         TX
                                               Sanford
Patrick Magrady Central Florida Offshore Anglers Florida       United States
                     Jr.
Patrick M. Glover,General Public               White Lake      Michigan
Patrick R. Hanrahan                            Cape Coral
                   Coastal Conservation Association            Florida
Patsy A. BeardenNOAA/NMFS/Alaska Region        Juneau          Alaska
Patsy Bratta       Republican                  Los Angeles     CA
Patty Haley        Consumer                    Mindoro         WI
                                               Fishers, Trout
Paujla Cannon Sierra Club, Red Stick Fly Bew Orleans Unlimited La
Paul Baumann none                              Brooklyn        NY
Paul Cartmill      Concerned Citizen           Friendswood     Texas
Paul Dearborn CCA NH                           Kingston        New Hampshire
Paulette and Ron general public                Aloha           Oregon
Paul Giordano CCA Florida                      Fort Myers      Florida
                                               Newburyport
Paul J. Howard New England Fishery Management Council          Ma
Paul McCoy         Recreational Fisherman Pensacola            Florida
Paul Mottishaw CCA                             Chubbuck        Idaho
Paul Pearson       paultemp@cox.net            Norfolk         VA
Paul Ronald        PSA, Fish First, CCA        Olympia         WA
Paul Schummer Democrat                     Saint Clair Shores   MI
Paul Spellman CCA                          Houston              Texas
Paul Walker      Northwest Kayak Anglers Eugene                 Oregon
Paul W. Foltz    replubican                ponce de leon,       fla
                                           San Francisco
Peggy Olofson San Francisco Estuary Invasive Spartina Project CA
Perry Brissette concerned citizen          San Francisco        California
Pete Barrett     None                      Jupiter              Florida
Pete Denhof      Concerned Citizen         Puyallup             WA
Pete Denhof                                Puyallup
                 Coastal Conservation Association               WA
Pete Jackson     none                      Palm Harbor          Fl.
Pete LeBaron     chemist                   midland              michigan
Peter Brooks     Citizen                   Seattle              WA
Peter Craig      recreational fisherman    Raleigh,NC           NC
Peter Easter                               Charlottesville
                 VA Association of Marine Industries            VA
Peter Fox        RPI                       Troy                 NY
Peter Fox        RPI                       Troy, NY             USA
Peter Fox        RPI                       Troy, NY             USA
Peter Grenell                              District
                 San Mateo County Harbor San Francisco          CA
Peter Grenell                              District
                 San Mateo County Harbor San Francisco          CA
Peter Grenell                              District
                 San Mateo County Harbor San Francisco          CA
Peter Grenell                              District
                 San Mateo County Harbor San Francisco          CA
Peter Koss-Nobelcitizen                    Sammamish            WA
Peter Mancini    none                      Freeport             Maine
Peter Staddler Independent                 Boulder              Colorado
Peter Staddler Independent                 Boulder              Colorado
Peter W, Neade None                        Carle Place          NY
Peter Young                                Portland
                 Avid Recreational Fisherman / Sportsman        Oregon
Pete Stauffer    Surfrider Foundation      Portland             Oregon
Pete Zafereo     CCA                       Deer Park            Texas
P Gilroy         COncerned citizen         Loveland             Colorado
                                           AUSTIN
PHIL CURRAN COASTAL CONSERVATION ASSOCIATION                    TEXAS
Philip G. Warner None                      Houston              Tx
Philip Jacobs    recreational angler       West Islip           NY
philip rivers    CCA                       columbia city        oregon
Phil Jackson     Homeowner                 Cotuit, Mass         Mass
Phillip Lipscomb general public            Huber Heights        Ohio
                 C
Phillip W. McCrury CA                      Fort Worth           TX
Phil Pemberton CCA member                  Lake Charles, LA     USA
Phyl Morello     none                      White Pine           TN
Pierre Escuriex Fisherman                  New Iberia           La.
Polly Fischer                              Anacortes,
                  Puget Sound Anglers. St.Pres.                 Washington
Ralph Easlick    CCA                       Easley               South Carolina
Ralph Perez      none                      Boise                Idaho
Randall Lemcke Plano Molding               Elgin                ILL
                                           Marlton               In 4 Jersey
Randall W. Iorio B.A.S.S., FLW Outdoors, Fishing Licence Holder New states including Washington D.C..
Rand Wrobel      Concerned Citizen         Alameda              CA
Randy Genthe self                          Conroe               Texas
Randy Pence      Recreational Fisherman Supply                  NC
Randy Sharp      none                      Gulf Breeze          FL
Randy Shook jr. none                       sandwich             illinois
Randy Taylor                               Seaside
                 Sport fisherman, non-commercial                CA
Randy Woodson BoatsUS; CCA                 Rainier              WA
Ray               American                   White City           FL
Ray Balwin        Republican                 Marshall             Mn
Ray Crossman CCA                             Bradford             MA
Ray Johnson       Independent                Midland              TX.
Ray Lampers                                  snohomish
                  buisness owner in recreational fishing industry washington
Raymond Bush Jr.  xx                         Keansburg            New Jersey
Raymond C Black   fisherman                  Chicago              il
                  Texas                      College of Ecosystem Texas
Raymond Loren Naylor A&M University DepartmentStation              Sciences and Management
                  Ohio                       Columbus
Raymond W. Petering DNR - Division of Wildlife                    Ohio
Ray Thigpen       Normal                     Hampstead            NC
Rebecca Troutman  Riverkeeper                Tarrytown            New York
Rebecca Troutman  Riverkeeper                Tarrytown            New York
                  Recreational               Galloway
Recreational Fishing Alliance Fishing Alliance                    New Jersey
reese howell      american construction      freeport             teaxas
Reggie Guess CCA                             League City          Texas, USA
reggie jarrell                               carrollton
                  liscensed recreational fisherman                ga
                  Whale                      Plymouth
Regina Asmutis-Silvia and Dolphin Conservation Society            MA
Reid Pollard      Independent                Colorado Springs     CO
Rein Attemann People For Puget Sound Seattle                      WA
                                             Maui
Rene Umberger Hawaii Reef Fish Recovery Project                   Hawaii
                  Lutheran
Rev. Glenn L. Schwanke Pastor                Houghton             MI
Ric Fiano         average Joe                Brunswick            GA
Ric Floyd         CCA                        Waxhaw               NC
richard           american                   warner robins        georgia
                  C
Richard A Thomas CA                          St. Augustine        Florida
Richard Burdo BS Biology Penn State 1976     Phoenixville         Pa.
Richard Collins Fisherman                    Sequim               Washington
Richard DeLizza None                         Ft Lauderdale        FL
                                             Evanston
Richard D. PeachSport fisherman, media columnist                  Illinois
Richard E. Kaye CCA                          Trappe               MD.
Richard Flint     general public             Willard              USA
Richard F. Mullin Environmentalist at large So Dennis             MA. 02660
Richard HamiltonNC Wildlife Federation       Raleigh              nc
Richard Harmier CCA                          Houston              Texas
Richard Harvey just a normal American CitizenCharlotte            NC
Richard Holt      cca                        Houston              Tx
Richard J Emry CCA                           Winter Haven         Fl
Richard Linn      Recreational Angler        Katy Texas           Texas
                  D
Richard L Johnson allas Flyfishers           Carrollton           Texas, 75007
Richard Morris Marine Industry supplier. Rotonda West             Florida
Richard Parks Independant                    Port St Lucie        Florida
Richard Pratt     Recreational Angler        Dallas               TX
Richard Rackl     Sport Fisherman            Port Charlotte       FL
Richard Savela Concerned Father              Lantana              Florida
Richard Schmidt CCA Member                   Tampa                Florida
                  CCA
Richard Schneider, III                       Kerrville            TX
Richard Sommers   Private Citizen            Hyannis              MA
Richard Todd      private citizen            Ferndale             WA
Richard Tron      CCA & RFA                  Portland             Oregon
Richard Vasquez richardgvasquezWsbcglobal.netFriendswood          Texas
Richard Wenger CCA                           Washougal            Wa
Richard yanak Sportsman, Consevationist acomaT                    Wa
Rich Eimer                                Philadelphia
                 Bass Anglers Sportsman Society               PA
Rick Croix       CCA Texas                Houston             Texas
Ricker           NRC                      Vista               California
rickey           CCA Texas                sugar land          tx
Rick FLory       Citizen                  Jackson             Wyoming
Rick Lindquist                            Seattle
                 Coastal Conservation Association             WA
                                          Clayton
Rick Middleton Recreational fisherman and Nurse Anesthetist   North Carolina
Rick Stading     angler                   Austin              TX
                 Member
Ricky C. Melancon, DC of CCA              Houma               LA
Ricky Martin     CCA                      Baytown             Texas
Rieko Hayakawa Japan citizen              Tokyo               Japan
Rieko Hayakawa Japan citizen              Tokyo               Japan
Rison Hines      CCA                      Goldsboro           NC
Rita Crane       private citizen          Albion              California
RJ Girnus        Trout Unlimited          Spokane             WA
roberta cummings fisherwomen              tampa               florida
Robert AlexanderCCA volunteer             Tioga               Louisiana
Robert Bailey                             Salem
                 State of Oregon Coastal Management Program   Oregon
robert barbieri  none                     bonita springs      florida
                                          R
Robert Beskin CCA recreational fisherman ichmond              Virginia
                                          Cincinnati
Robert Bowers Trout Unlimited, Federation of Fly Fishers      OH
                 Ph. D.
Robert Chapman Citizen                    Charleston          SC
Robert Cieslak www.lakeontariounited.com  Yorkville           New York
Robert D. Renn Resident of Cape Cod       E. Orleans          MA
                 A
Robert E. Fondren ngler/conservationist   Houston             Texas
                                          Eastport
Robert Godfrey LNG Terminal Siting Standards Organization     ME
ROBERT HAUSMANN  ccs                      Houston             Texas
Robert Hill      Retired/ CCA             League City         TX
Robert Holliday Voter                     Mount Pleasant      Texas
Robert Hood      cca                      Orange              Texas
Robert Jones     CCA                      Abbeville           La
Robert Keiser    CCA                      S. Miami            FL, USA
Robert Kempf     Citizen                  Cherry Hill         NJ
ROBERT LYNCHself                          New York            NY
Robert Mitchell GLSFC                     Troy                Michigan
Robert M. SantosDemocrat                  Philadelphia        Pennsylvania
Robert Neal                               Corpus
                 Coastal Conservation Association Christi     Texas
Robert Nehl      self                     Eugene              Or.
Robert R. BertaniDecline to state         Stockton            CA
robert sarvela   ccanw                    brush prairie       washington
Robert Thornton US Citizen                Tomball             Texas
                 none
ROBERT TINGHITELLA                        WEST PALM BEACH     FL
Robert Vail                               Pensacola
                 Coastal Conservation Association             Florida
Robert Vincent Public Comment             Gloucester          MA
                                          Ipswich
Robert Vincent Turkey Shore Ecological Laboratory             Massachusetts
                                          Kansas
Robert Wagner International Dark-Sky AssociationCity          MO
Robert Waldron CCA                        Wilson              NC
Robert Walker Recreational Fisherman Denham Springs           LA
Robert Y Choi    Citizen                  Richmond            Virginia
                                          Victoria
Robin Knipling Coastal Conservation Association               Texas
Rob Russell      CCA                      Rockport            Texas
Rob Schneider Recreational Angler         Wallis              Texas
Rob Vincent      NOAA/NMFS                  Gloucester            MA
                 Environmentalist
Rochelle La Frinere                         San Diego             California
                 R
Rodney Hardegree ecreational Angler         Richmond              TX
Roger Green      CCA                        Houston               TX
roger turner     trout unilimted            dallas                texas
Roland Baggs     American                   Brandon               FL
Roland Baggs     American                   Brandon               FL
                                            Issaquah
Roland Dunatov Coastal Conservation Assoc. Member                 WA
Rollie O'Dell    recreational fisherman     Sweeny                Texas
Ron                                         Graham
                 Coastal Conservation Association                 Wa
                                            M
Ronald Beaulieu Central Michigan University t. Pleasant           Michigan
                                            Hummelstown
Ronald E. DomenPenn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center        PA
Ronald F. Mire U. S. Citizen                Port Allen            Louisiana
ronald j haynes CCA member South texasmc allen                    texas
                 NEW METHODS
Ronald Lippert,AHT                          WILLITS               CALIFORNIA
Ronald Moon      CCA                        Galveston             Texas
                 n
Ronald Shamaskinone                         Richmond              Virginia
                 Coastal
Ronald Thompson MD Conservation Association San Angelo            Tx
                 CCA
Ronald W. Williams                          Fort Worth            Texas
Ronda Reynolds MCBI                         Idaho Falls           Idaho
Ron Fleshman Humboldt Saltwater Anglers     Trinidad, CA          California
Ron Hinds        Private Citizen            Dayton                NV
Ron Holleyhead US Citzen                    Houston               Texas
Ron Jackman                                 Fall River Mills
                 Terrestrial and Aquatic Biologist                CA
Ron Nelsen       CCA                        Beaverton,            Oregon
                 SR
RON NEWBERY B.A.S.S. Member                 NEWBURGH              NY
Ronnie Brush     C.C..A.                    Houston               Tx
Ronnie Patrick BASS Life Member             Winter Haven          Fl.
Ron Paschall     Coastal Conservation Assn  Dallas                TX
ron silver       private citizen            atlantic beach        florida
Ron Watson       Recreational Fisherman Edgewater Park            NJ
Ron WeidenbachAquaculture Industry          Waialua               Hawaii
Rory Diessner CCA                           Milton                WA
ROS              CCA LOUISIANA              MONROE                LOUISIANA
Rose Murphy      democrat                   Trenton               NC
Ross Schumann TABC                          Dripping Springs      Texas
Ross Weller      CCA                        Longview              WA
Roxanne Gerchman ZebcoBrands Fishing Tackle Broken Arrow          OK
Royce            cca                        seguin                tx
Roy York         Concerned citizen          McAllen               Texas
Ruhollah         Sea turtle researcher      Chabahar              Iran
Rus Higley       Highline Community College Tacoma                WA
                                            College
Russell Harred Student- Texas A&M University Station              TX
Russell Justice independant                 Southenrn Pines       NC
russell karing   CCA                        Laguna Vista          Texas
Russell Marshall Republican                 Victoria              Texas
russell pagel    concerned sportsman        Port O Connor         TEXAS
Russ Rivers      Charter Captain USGC Melbourne                   Florida
Rusty Adams      CCA                        Houston               Texas
                                            San the Great Pacific California Patch Now
Ruth B. Shields The GP2 Project - Cleaning UpDiego                Garbage
Ryan Florence recreational sportsman Atlanta                      GA
Ryan Hester      not                        Norfolk               Virginia
Ryan Krueger       Shimano                    Chicago                Illinois
ryan muhammad -                               richmond hill          new york
Ryan Young         Self                       San Francisco          CA
Ryley Fee          none                       Woodinville            WA
Sally Ann Marston                             Honolulu
                   Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument        HI
Sandra Buelle      Retired Business owner Slidell                    Louisiana
Sandra Buelle      Retired Business owner Slidell                    Louisiana
Sandra Demel Fly Fishing                      Vineyard Haven         MA
Sandra Demel Democratic Party                 Vineyard Haven         MA
Sandra N. Smith Angler CCA Member             Richmond               Virginia
Sarah B. Stewart self                         Cambridge              MA
Sarah Carr         NatureServe                Arlington              VA
Sarah Carr         EBM Tools Network          Arlington              VA
scot mason                                    pace
                   pensacola recreational fishermens association florida
Scott Avanzino none                           Madisonville           LA
Scott Dubiel       Republican                 Port St. Lucie         FL
Scott Faulk        CCA                        Sulphur                LA
Scott Foster       voter                      Lafayette              LA
Scott Hughey       Citizen                    Schulenburg            TX
Scott Jones        CCA                        Harlingen              Texas
Scott Magill       citizen                    Houston                Texas
Scott Newhall      fisherman                  Absecon                New Jersey
Scott Nicoletti    none                       Hernando Beach         Fl
scott paul         cca                        pendleton              oregon
                                              longbranch
scott schoenberg recreational tax paying angler                      wa
Scott Schreiber Scott Squared Inc.            Hayden                 CO.
Scott Sigmon       Recreational Fisherman Olympia                    WA
Scott Valchar      Recreational Fisherman Needville                  Texas
Scott Wolfe        Citizen                    Deerfield              IL
                    of Oceanography, University Jolla
                                              La of California San ofCACalifornia San Diego
Scripps InstitutionScripps Institution of Oceanography, University Diego
Sean Hughes        CCA                        Seattle                WA
Shady Glenn                                   Sherwood
                   Coastal Conservation Association                  Oregon
Shane E Hendricks                             St.
                   Outdoorsman and Fisherman Paul                    MN
Shane Saylor       CCA                        Cibolo                 TX
Shannon L.         recreational angler        Murrieta               Ca
Shannon L.         recreational angler        Murrieta               Ca
Shannon L.         recreational angler        Murrieta               Ca
Sharon Garlena citizen                        Frederick              MD
Sharon L. GilmanCoastal Carolina University   Conway                 SC
Sharon Yoker       Fisherman                  Springfield            MO
Shawn Good         None                       Pittsford              Vermont
Shawn Sauers Sportsman                        Lititz                 PA
Shawn Sauers Sportsman                        Lititz                 PA
Shawn Schmidtke                               Oregon City
                   Coastal Conservation Association member           OR
Sheila Nelson      Recreational Angler        Waller                 TX
Shelley Stephenscitizen                       Mt View                HI
                    A.I.A.
Sherrie S. Cutler, Environmental Planner      Charlestown            MA
                    A.I.A.
Sherrie S. Cutler, Environmental Planner      Charlestown            MA
                    A.I.A.                    Charlestown
Sherrie S. Cutler, Framework for Policy Coordination                 MA
Sheryl Liskow      recreational fisher        Galveston              Texas
Sidney Coffee                                 Baton Rouge
                   America's WETLAND Foundation                      Louisiana
Sigmund Holtz Coastal Conservation AssociationPoughkeepsie           NY
Smitty            No more BIG government Native Texan            USA
Sonke Mastrup CA Department of Fish and GameSacramento           California
Sonke Mastrup CA Department of Fish and GameSacramento           California
                                            Austin
Spencer Collins Coastal Conservation Association                 Texas
Stanford KnowlesCCA Texas                   Los Fresnos          Texas
Stan McClain                                Salem,
                  Costal Conservation Association Oregon         Oregon
                  Coastal Conservation Association of Texas
Statira J Overstreet                        Houston              Texas
                                            Kemah
Stephanie May Coastal Conservation Association                   TX
Stephen                                     Moscow
                  Coastal Conservation Association               ID
Stephen Coleman   Educator                  Quincy               Washington
Stephen Graham US citizen / business owner  Pensacola            Florida
Stephen J. MeadowsIndividual                Milton               Florida
Stephen Kolkmeier recreational fisherman    Rosenberg            Texas
steve             coastal conservation assc.edgewater            florida
steve anderson cca                          dallas               oregon
Steve Bailey                                Garden Home
                  Coastal Conservation Association Oregon        Oregon
Steve B. Gross member                       Kaplan               LA
steve branson crewmens association          kodiak               alaska
steve branson crewmens association          kodiak               alaska
                                            Lake Stevens
Steve DelFante Sports fishing enthusiast/conservationist.        WA
Steve Gurganus CCA                          Raleigh              NC
Steve Guss        CCA                       Dickinson            Tx.
                  G                         Grand
Steve Heintzelman rand Rapids Steelheaders VP Rapids             Michigan
Steve Lick        CCA Member                Madison              MS
Steve Martin      citizen and fisherman     New Bern             North Carolina
Steve McGinnis Tax Payer and CCA Mamber     Houston              TX
steve muise       united state citizen      orlando              fl
Steven Addy       individual                Des Moines           IA
                  U                         Stennis
Steven E. Lohrenz niversity of Southern Mississippi Space Center Mississippi
Steven Guy        CCA                       Camas                WA
                  C
STEVEN NELSON CA Pacific Northwest          White City           OR
STEVE O. MILLER   Indiana Bass Federation Decatur                In.
steve panaroni rec. angler                  north haven          ct
Steve Pickard     Fisherman                 Lansing              MI
Steve Quinn                                 B
                  American Fisheries Society rainerd             MN
Steve Sivek                                 member
                  Recreational Angler, CCA Baytown               Texas
Steve Traylor     CCA                       Nacogdoches          TX
STEVE VOGES CCA                             BUDA                 TX
Steve Williams Private citizen              Galbeston            Texas
Sue Scott         none                      Castro Valley        CA
Susan Avery                                 Woods Hole
                  Woods Hole Oceanographic Instituti             MA
                                            Quality
Susan & Hubert Council on Environmental Washington               CT USA
Susan Millward Animal Welfare Institute Alexandria               Virginia
                                            West Yarmouth
Susan M. ScollesMember, Alliance to Protect Nantucket Sound Ma
Susan Muncey none                           Houston              tx
susan nutter                                Fort Save
                  Ocean Protection Coalition andBragg the WhalesCAForever!
susan nutter                                Fort Save
                  Ocean Protection Coalition andBragg the WhalesCAForever!
susan nutter      Save the Whales Forever!Fort Bragg             california
Sustan O'Sullivancitizen                    Isle of Palms        SC
                  r
Suzanne Crawfordetired professor            Robbinston           Maine 04671
Tad A. Snediker ???                         Rio Rancho           United States
                  All                       Honolulu
Takiora Ingram, PhDIslands Coral Reef Committee                  Hawaii
Tamra Slavin    Recreational Angler        Liberty          TX
Taylor Delleney none                       Tomball          TX
Taylor Letham CCA                          La Center        WA.
Ted             CCA                        Salem            Oregon
Ted Culin                                  Tigard
                Owner Custom Fishing Rod Manufacturer       Oregon
Ted Giletti     Self                       Nantucket        Massachusetts
Ted Giletti     Self                       Nantucket        Massachusetts
Teresa Valdez CCA                          Bastrop          TX
Teri Shore                                 Forest
                Turtle Island Restoration NetworkKnolls     CA
Terri Johnson   private citizen            Elko             NV
Terry Haines     Kodiak City Council       Kodiak           Alaska
Terry Haun      Six-pack Captain           Meyersville      Tx.
Terry Holton    Retired                    Murfreesboro     TN
TERRY METZGERONEN                          NAPLES           FL
                                           Seal
Terry Pederson Fishing Tackle Manufacturer Beach            CA
Terry Ray       CCA                        Orange           Texas
Terry Wilson    CCA                        Port Arthur      Texas
Thad Urquhart None                         Brenham          Texas
Theresa Bedford CCA                        Athens           Texas
Thomas Cramer CCA                          Houston, TX      United States
Thomas C. SmithSalmon Unlimited of IllinoisArlington Hts.   Cook County, ILL.
Thomas Danna CCA                           Houston          Tx
thomas darge    CCA                        Pearland         TX
                                           Pennsburg
Thomas Delaney Member of Costal Conservation of America     Pennsylvania
Thomas H MorseAmerican Citizen             Neenah           Wisconsin
Thomas J. Bell Public Comment              Harleysville     PA
Thomas J. Bell Public Comment              Harleysville     PA
THOMAS JONESNONE                           ZACHARY          LA
Thomas McKane CCA                          San Antonio      Texas
Thomas M. MaysCCA                          Austin           TX
Thomas Owe      CCA                        Tacoma           WA
Thomas S. Bell Texas CCA member            Beaumont         Texas
Thomas Sills    None                       Waynesville      Missouri
Thomas White United Angelers               Murrieta         CA
Thomas Wm Eibsen                           Fuquay-Varina
                Coastal Conservation Association member     NC
Tim             none                       iowa             iowa
Tim Creech      consumer                   Goldsboro        nc
Tim Darby       tax payer                  Galveston        Texas
Tim Eder        Great Lakes Commission Ann Arbor            Michigan
Tim Griffith    Sportsman                  Galveston        Texas
Tim Haag        Fisherman                  Vancouver        WA
Tim Kelly                                  Baton Rouge
                Coastal Conservation Association            Louisiana
Tim Marley      Sportsman                  Goldsboro        NC
                BASS Member avid outdoorsman
Timmy Jay Reaka Jr                         Ozark            Missori
Timothy DowningSalmon Unlimited            Evanston         Illinois
Timothy J. RagenMarine Mammal Commission   Bethesda         Maryland
Timothy Lawson Christian                   Roanoke Va.      Va
Timothy Neupert Fisherman                  Saint Charles    MO
Tim Palmer, PhD CCA, MSSA, citizen         Annapolis        Maryland
Tim Spreck      MOHA, MDAA                 Stillwater       MN
Tim Szwedo      Taxpayer                   Newtown          PA
TIM TARVER      recreational fishing       Glennville       GA
TJ Sittner                                     Fairfax
                  60 Million Recreational Anglers               Virginia
T. L. Prince      CCA                          Dayton           Texas
Tobin             tax payer                    Austin           Tx
Toby Crow         CCA                          Lake Jackson     Tx
Tod Leighfield citizen                         Johns Island     SC
Tom Finholt       Environmental                Wildwood         Missouri
Tom Gresch        Recreational angler          Aylett           VA
tom hargrove      usa citizen                  columbus         ga
Tom Harmon        none                         Baton Rouge      LA
Tom Harris        CCA Member                   Boerne           Texas
Tom Hawk                                       B
                  Citizen of the United States aton Rouge       LA
Tom King          CCA                          Port Orchard     WA
Tom Monte         RFA                          Sea Girt         NJ
Tommy MendozaBass,Flw, Cca                     Lake Charles     La
Tom Ogletree      CCA member                   Laguna Vista     Texas
Tom Shipley       CRSA, NWSH, and CCA Portland, OR              usa
Tom Tinker        CCA                          Deer Park        Texas
Tom Voss          CCA                          Katy             Texas
Tom ward          None                         Atlanta          Ga
Toni Taylor       None                         Marion           NC
Tony Costa        Hawaii Nearshore Fishermen   Honolulu         Hawaii
Tony Hansen                                    Lansing
                  Michigan United Conservation Clubs            MI
topictest         topic test                   washington       DC
Tracy Olsen                                    Schaumburg
                  American Veterinary Medical Association       Illinois
Travis Hinds      CCA                          Gold Bar         Wa
                                               Baltimore
Trent Zivkovich Coastal Conservation Association                Maryland
Trey Kirby                                     Montgomery
                  Coastal Conservation Association              TX
Trey waldrop      CCA                          Freeport         Florida
                  Watson
Trisha Kehaulani Native Hawaiian               Honolulu         HI
                  Watson
Trisha Kehaulani citizen                       Honolulu         HI
Tristan Cordier ripsted@yahoo.com              Cheyenne         Wyoming
Troy Barbay       sports fisherman             port neches      texas
Troy Hartley                                   Williamsburg
                  Faculty, Virginia Institute of Marine Science VA
                                               Williamsburg
Troy W. Hartley Faculty, Virginia Institute of Marine Science   Virginia
T Weber           Concerned US Citizen         Newton           Kansas
Tyann Townsend Concerned Citizen               League City      Texas
Tyler Stone       recreational angler          columbia         sc
                  Woods Hole Oceanographic     Woods Hole
US National Harmful Algal Bloom Committee Institution           Massachusetts
Valerie Pease     none                         Woodinville      Wa.
Van H. BillingsleyUS Army                      San Antonio      Texas
Venny Cable       Recreational Fisherman Birmingham             Alabama
Vera Francis      Passamaquoddy Nation Pleasant Point (Sipayik) United States
Vernon L. Knight CCA                           Cocoa            Florida
Vicki L Brewer CCA                             Vernonia         Oregon USA
Victor            Angler                       Washington       NC
Vince             American                     Frankston        America
Vincent Barletta CCA                           Houston, TX      USA
Vincent Whittle RECREATIONAL FISHERMAN Ferry   Gales            CT
Virginia Ross     CCA Washington               Portland         Oregon
Wade Radke                                     Troutdale
                  Coastal Conservation Association              OR
Wallace Cogley Self                            Lynnwood         WA
Walter Cowell     CCA                          Portland         Oregon
Walter J. TouchtonSeafari Charters, LLC       Saint Petersburg    Florida
Walter Malone Individual Sportsman            Houston             Texas
                  Lifetime Recreational Angler; Lifetime Member CCA USA
Walter ("Trey") Bryant                        Mobile              AL
walter r smith    salmon trout steelheaders graants pass ore.     ore.
Walter Tingle     Citizen                     Davidsonville       Maryland
                  Sport
Walter W. Fondren IV Fisherman                Houston             Texas
wang Jiacun       Mr.                         Shandong            China
wang Jiacun       Mr.                         China               Shandong
Warren Scaman Recreational Fisherman Libertyville                 IL
                  A                           Juneau
Wayne A. Stevens laska State Chamber of Commerce                  Alaska
Wayne Michael Angler                          Nescopeck           Pennsylvania
Wayne Spenst fisherman                        Salem               Oregon
Wayne Waldron Recreational Angler             Tigard              OR
                  C
W. D. Williams Jr. itizen and Taxpayer        Pattison            Texas
Wendy Warren self                             Herndon             VA
Wesley E Doolittlenone                        North Augusta       sc
Wesley Mincin Fisherman                       Denham Springs      Louisiana
                  Governors                   West Coast
West Coast Governors' Agreement on Ocean Health                   CA, OR, WA
Wes Williams      Mobile Big Game Fishing ClubMobile              Alabama
                   DVM
Wilbur M Frank II Avid fisherman-CCA member   Sanford/Ozello,     FL
Willa Whitmore Republican                     Broken Arrow        OK
Will Fowler                                   Arab
                  American Sportfsihing Association               Alabama
William           none                        Farmington          MN
                  Member of the Citizens Advisory Rouge
William A. Fontenot                                               LA
                                              Baton Committee on the Gulf of mexico
William A Fox     Recreational Angler         Virginia Beach      Virginia
                  Democrat
William Betts, Democrat                       Redding             Ca
williamcrawford republican                    cortez              colorado
                  Coastal Conservation Association
William D. Forsythe                           Gig Harbor          WA
William E. Giles Citizen                      Girard              Illinois
William E. Mossman                            Honolulu
                  Hawaii Boaters Political Action Association     Hawaii
William Farris    CCA                         Atlanta             GA
William GallerizzoPrivate Citizen             South Dennis        Massachusetts
William Harder Ocean Friends Agaist Driftnets Salinas             California
William Hart      Former fishing advocate Bland                   Virginia
William h Kerns U.S. angler                   Zebulon             NC
William H. YoungB.A.S.S.                      Woodbury            MN
William Kee       Citizen                     Charleston          SC
                  salmon
WILLIAM KOMMENICH sport fishing club BURBANK                      ILL
William Kriener Sport fisherman               Olympia             WA
William Lanford CCA                           Fort Worth          Texas
William Mague Recreational fisherman Huntington Beach             California
                   III
William Mahoney,recreational angler           Houston             Texas
William Mason self                            Hilo                HI
                  American Citizen
William N. Church, Jr.                        Marathon, Florida   United States of America
William Nuckols W.H. Nuckols Consulting Annapolis                 Maryland
                  American citizen
William R. Keith, Jr.                         Fort Worth          Texas
William Seymore None                          Easley              SC
Williamson Chang  citizen                     Honolulu            HI
                  Coastal Conservation Association (CCA)
William T. Buchanan, D.D.S., M.S.             Madison             MS
William T. Luers CCA                          Houston             Texas
william toner     general public              McGraw              NY
William Utley                                 Monrovia
                  Institute for Maritime History (IMH)            Maryland
                                          Hot Springs Village
William Womack Texas Outdoor Writers Association              Arkansas
Will Langley     fisher                   Mt. Pleasant        SC
WILL LYTLE       CCA                      MERRITT ISLAND      FLORIDA
Will Travis                               San Francisco
                 Bay Conservation and Development CommissionCalifornia
                 A
Winston McKnight merican                  Richmond            TX
Winston Shero NA                          Katy                TX
                 Surf, NRDC, Defenders of Walnut Creek
Wm. A. / Janet M. Corkran                  Wildlife           Calif.     /   USA
W. Trevor BrazellSportsman                Boyne City, MI      US
Yiwei Wang       UC Santa Cruz            Los Gatos           CA
Yvette Gillies                            Anchorage
                 Student and concerned citizen                Alaska
Zachary Wallin in school                  Morton Grove        Illinois
zack             concerned fisherman      planet earth        california
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The Task Force report is unprecedented in US history, because it's the first time we've had a common vision for governing the
I whole heartedly support a comprehensive conservation policy of the world's oceans. However, we can only control our own c
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
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As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
If countries dont take care of our oceans and the marine life in it life as we know it will be gone! the oceans are so polluted as it

As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
                       submitted on behalf of the Northeast Regional Ocean Council. The 2009 NROC Co-Chairs, Kathleen
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The Partnership for Interdisciplinary Studies of Coastal Oceans (PISCO) appreciates the opportunity to provide input on the Inte
To whom it may concern- I am so pleased to see that marine education has a place in this report and it's recommendations- th
I WANT TO KNOW MORE ABOUT THIS AGENDA ASAP, THIS IS A SERIOUS ISSUE, IT CANT REALLY BE TRUE, " CAN I
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
National Policy
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The interim report is very substantive and important , giving a national approach to deal with our seas and oceans. I urge you a
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I am greatly concerned National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal fails to consider the recreational angler--we are at lea
National Policy
in the caseof Nantucket sound I believe the local invirnment is far more important that the world invirnment. The project in the s
SAVE OUR OCEANS PLEASE!
As a Californian, a Fisherman, and a Father I recognise that the Coastal water ways and California State water policy are direc
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
fix it.
Implement a curbing of waste water discharge from city's north of Louisiana dumping into the Mississippi River. Saint Louis M
I am urging you to include recreational fishing as a seperate and distinct ocean and Great Lakes priority. This needs to be inclu
I am urging you to include recreational fishing as a seperate and distinct ocean and Great Lakes priority. This needs to be inclu
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
The policy proposal released by the Ocean Policy Task Force regarding th National Ocean & Great Lakes policy does not acco
Do not let your zeal to surrender or national interests to the U.N. to adversely affect our recreational fishing and boating privele
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Specifically, I have read the Interim Report and and was very disappointed to find no reference to maintaining the viability of spo
Please consider the recreational fisherman and the impact your policies have, not only on this pasttime, but on the TAX revenu
I fully support the Ocean Policy Taskforce recommendations for a national policy to govern, respect, maintain and restore the o
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The United States has long been a leader in developing and supporting international initiatives vital to the health of the worldâ€
I support this Interagency Ocean Policy Task Force 100%. Something obviously needs to be done to protect the oceans before
You people need to use your brain's. What idiot would give the u.n. control over our oceans;and put us under treaties we have
I support your comprehensive national approach to providing stewardship of our oceans.
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
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Not my words But it says it all. "As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns reg
Not my words But it says it all. "As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns reg
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Protect our resources!
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
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Please find attached a letter from the participants of a recent workshop that Okeanos - Foundation for the Sea sponsored to Pr
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I am delighted the US is addressing the need for a coherent national policy focused on sustainability of our ocean resources. F
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I ask that a panel of marine mammal and oceanographic experts with regional expertise on marine mammal density, habitat
Dear Ms Sutley and Task Force Members, Thank you very much for the opportunity to submit the attached letter on behalf of A
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A panel of marine mammal and oceanographic experts with regional expertise on marine mammal density, habitat suitability, a
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As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 300 thousand Louisiana recreational fisherman of the 60 million anglers in the U.S., I have deep concerns regarding
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I am a native born Chicagoan for 49 years and fished Lake Michigan for salmon and other sport fish when I was 4 yrs old. Now
I am not at all on board with such a huge bureaucracy working on any ecology policies. The constitution does not provide the fe
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WE SHOULD NOT LET ANYONE IN THE ENTIRE WORLD TELL US WHAT TO DO OR GIVE UP ANY CONTROL OF THE S
While I have not studied the document in detail, I want to express my strong support for the overall tone and direction of this eff
What is it that you " the goverment" are trying to do this time. Why can"t you keep your hands off certain things. Here in louisia
I oppose this piece of legislation. First of all, giving taxes to the U.N. is not acceptable. Giving the U.N. owner ship of 41% of oc
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
You have not considered the great impact of Recreational Fishing in conserving and expanding ocean resources. Almost every
PLEASE save the sharks. Pound for pound, they are the world's most important animals. They've been around longer than the
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I would like you to reconsider to keep ocean fishing open.
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October 13, 2009 Mr. Michael Weiss Deputy Associate Director, Ocean and Coastal Policy Council on Environmental Qualit
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
To the Ocean Task Force: Nantucket Sound is worthy of long term protection as a traditional cultural resource, Essential Fish H
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The most important public policy consideration is to provide assurance of public safety in any decision making regarding man's
It is extremely important that Nantucket Sound be included with the bodies of water that will be covered by National Ocean Poli
My comment is in regard to ocean education. Some form of the word "steward," as in one who takes care of something, appe
(The last time I sent comments to Ted Kennedy on the Wind Farm idea for Oceans I received a response about Healthcare! HA
What is the hurry here? Anything rushed through on a schedule like this is certain to be bad. It needs thorough public review.
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
The North Coast of California is a biologically rich and diverse, yet fragile part of our national heritage and degraded Pacific Oce
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I think it is imperative that the nation act, and act now on the issue of marine conservation. I think it is excellent that the Task Fo
Please consider the outdoors man and the thousands of jobs effected by a hastily made policy regarding our National Oceans a
Most recreational fishermen live up the regulations that are generally extreem in terms of limits on hook and line catch. Rec F
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Thank you for the opportunity to comment. E2 urges you to move forward rapidly with a comprehensive ocean management pla
I strongly object to your 90 day rush to judgement to form a national policy for ocean management. Any restrictions on use, har
I am concerned that CEQ has based too much of its report on the Pew report, which did not engage all stakeholder groups. Sp
Any legislation regarding the Great Lakes, must include the benefits of sport fishing and the jobs and the financial benefits it bri
Almost 10% of every purchase of a fishing item goes right to a special federal tax used to buy lands and protect our waters. Eve
I have read the report and I am concerned that there is no distinction between recreation fishing and commercial fishing. Recre
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I could not say it any better. As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regard
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As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Stewardship is not enough. The Areas of Special Emphasis are critical, particularly Resiliency and Adaptation to Climate Chan
Knowing that this agency, and those who wrote the Interim Report are probably lawyers scares me to death! That report of 38 p
I am very concerned that Cape Wind will soon destroy a vital resource to Massachusetts' economy. Nantucket Sound is home t
Banning any kind of fishing on public waters is simply not American. Do not ban fishing on public waters or seize control of pub
Lets us fish!
Subject: National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my d
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Nantucket Sound must be included in the national ocean plan. This ocean zoning process needs to encompass all coastal and
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
My name is Blaine Dickenson. I am active in marine conservation. I currently sit on the SAFMC Snapper/Grouper AP and I am
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
No one takes better care of the natural resources of our waters than the recreational fisherman. The $82 billion put into the eco
I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
How can one lump commercial and recreational fishing in the same boat. The individual fishermen does not need federal polici
Chair Nancy Sutley 722 Jackson Pl., N.W. Washington, DC 20503 Re: National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy Dear Chair Sut
I am very disappointed that the task force Failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
This treaty will erode U.S. sovereignty by subjecting much of our economy to UN control. It is fiscally irresponsible because it w
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As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the NationalOcean and G
I am retired and have always planned on fishing and enjoying the remaining years of my life. I certainly don't want the Federal G
I am retired and have always planned on fishing and enjoying the remaining years of my life. I certainly don't want the Federal G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I have been a supported of CCA since 1976 & am an avid angler. CCA's and recreational fishermen's conservation efforts hav
I am against Law of the Sea Convention‖ (LOST) because UN policies are too far out of reach for Americans to have any vote i
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I have fished my entire life, it has been the single most important facet of my life hands down. In the last 10 years i have seen o
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Any governmental policy that undermines the sovereignity of the United States of America is a bad one, and I oppose it wholeh
I have been an offshore fisherman for the last 45 years, and am the son and grandson of saltwater fishermen. I have fished in
I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I support of an oceans governance policy that recognizes the importance of balance between the protection of our oceans and
I'm deeply concerned that the Administration hasn't taken into consideration the 60 million recreational anglers in the U.S.A.. I
As a resident of Texas and one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding t
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
It seems to me a large omission that the interim report fails to address recreational fishing's important contributions--economic,
Don't you think that State and Local governments know best when it comes to their own shorelines? What makes you think tha
I want to see a Science based policy that protects our resources for future generations.
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Please do all that needs to be done to protect the ocens and promote healing within them---Our oceans are dying!
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
To whom it may concern, I like many other fellow americans enjoy recreational boating and fishing with my wife and two young
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I am a serious recreational fisherman who spends many hours on the territorial seas off of the Oregon coast. I also spend thou
National Policy
I and my four sons are recreational fisherman who spend a fair amount of time fishing the saltwater creeks and sounds around
Please don't stop recreational Fishing
Dear Sirs :       As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the Nati
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I sincerely hope someone will actually read my comments. As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to exp
Dear Sirs,      As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the Nation
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As an old guy, now 78+, I have read many such similar documents. I have spent my working life in and around our ocean and g
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the NationalOcean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I am deeply concerned about the omission of sport fishers from the conversation about catch shares and Marine Reserves. Sp
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of millions of anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and
You are not giving consideration to the recreational fishing public that provide a substantial financial input to the fishing industry
October 16, 2009 The Hon. Nancy Sutley Chair The White House Council on Environmental Quality 1600 Pennsylvania Avenu
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As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Implementation Strategies
Please recognize recreational angling as a sustainable activity in the Ocean policy. There is significant social and economic be
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Stop messing with the sport fisheries.
As a member of the recreational fishing community which consists of more than 60 million Americans, I'm very concerned with
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
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sport fishing anglers' conservation, economic and social contributions should be recognized as a key component of any nation
I strongly believe in developing alternative energy sources and recognize the feasibility of utilizing wind power to generate electr
Please develope laws for all nations who have polluted in the past or present to be responsible for their actions.Unfortunately th
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
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I am a recrational hunter and fisherman and I believe that the taskforce has not taken my views into consederation. As one of 6
A national strategy for the control of non point pollution and elimination of related pollution from control of unwanted vegetation.
Fishing is my livelihood as well as my passion. Conservation of coastal and pelagic resources is a huge concern to our fishery i
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I do not support the creation of any interagency organization charged with directing those policy making subordinate agencies.
Sir As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean a
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I Recommend that sound stock assessments be taken before the implementation of new laws. Not the best available science o
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Framework for Policy Coordination
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
The Interim Report leaves out a thorough discussion of the needs of recreational anglers of all types, including subsistence ang
Interagency Ocean Policy Task Force White House Council on Environmental Quality 722 Jackson Place, NW Washington, DC
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Thank you for the opportunity to comment on this significant issue of marine spatial planning to protect our coastal and ocean b
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I am extremely dissappointed to see that the old school remains the status quo. Commercial over harvest for decades has put
I am most concerned that the policy not not integrate the tremendous positve impact ,financially and otherwise of the recreation
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                          Oceans Policy development, you assure that the energy industry has full access to the national waters
I urge that in pending http://www.whitehouse.gov/assets/formsubmissions/106/c29d91cb0d7340c5a5256807ab40c78c.pdf su
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
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Pacific Environment is submitting these comments online and via USPS supporting the efforts of the Task Force in the develop
The federal government [the Dept of Energy in cooperation with the USEPA, Army Corps of Engineers, US Fish and Wildlife et
I'm a steelhead and salmon fisher. I'm concerned about the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released
This Task Force Interim Report is a great first step at identifying our needs as a nation to secure the health of our oceans and f
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
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The ocean's are too important, we need to become more diligent each day and support those that are willing to give of their tim
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States , I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and
We should not have any naval explosives in our waters. There are too many animals and too much vegetation to disturb. Than
To whom it may concern, My name is Charles Wayne Parker III, I am a 3rd generation owner of a boat dealership. First off, cit
do not belive that shuting down vast areas of recreational fishing opportunites will help any of USA . Sport fishing support many
I would strongly suggest that a local panel of marine bioligists are used to form the ocean policies that will affect the Northern C
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Nantucket Sound must be included in the national ocena plan.
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the NationalOcean and G
To build this power plant in Natucket Sound would be a terrible mistake and a maintenance nightmeir . It would never off set it'
I am a sport fisherman here in the Pacific Northwest. I take painstaking care to protect our natural resources. The recent relea
I am a recreational fisherman and I strongly oppose this regulation!
Sportfishermen should be listed as specific stakeholders. Policies should explicitly support responsible sportfishing as an impor
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
It is disingenuous to suggest that all interested parties concerns are in the report while ignoring 60 million Americans who have
I am a sport fisher and am opposed to regulations that would eliminate sport fishing along our coastal waters of the oceans or
please keep in mind that recreational fishing is the heart of American Fishing. Place us in a separate category when setting reg
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the NationalOcean and G
THE INTERAGENCY OCEAN TASK FORCE BY DESIGN OR BY MISTAKE FAILS UTTERLY TO EVEN CONSIDER THE IMP
Have you taken into consideration the interestes of recreational anglers? I have heard a lot of "chatter" referencing the fact that
I think it is great that the governrnent is concerned about the fisheries, but it has been with a closed ear to many of the problem
I think it is great that the governrnent is concerned about the fisherys, but it has been with a closed ear to many of the problems
Please consider conservation and the positive impact of recreational fisherman on the overall economy.
I am opposed to supporting LOST. Giving control of these assets to such a corrupt organization would be a serious mistake. T
Dear Sirs        As only one angler in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean
Many citizens of the United States are not comfortable with the United Nations' method of handling virtually any of the authority
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
    As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean an
Subject: National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my d
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the NationalOcean and G
Since the fishery in each political jurisdiction is totally different, the framework should provide for local scientific fisheries person
The government should definitely allow for recreational fishing. All states govern this already and set the appropriate limits, wh
Vote NO for LOST! Joining this initiative is not in the best interest of our nation in any respect!
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I am one of many anglers in the United States,and have concerns with the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal w
I am very disappointed that the task force fsild to recognize recreational fishing
Where is the distinction between recreational and commercial fishing? Those are two wholly separate a d distinct entities and s
Please designate Nantucket sound a National Marine Sanctuary. This precious piece of Earth has been part of my family for ye
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Re. National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy and the glaring omission of the recreational fishing's contribution to incliding but no
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Comments on the Interim Report from the Southern California Coastal Ocean Observing System (SCCOOS) are attached. Tha
There is no reason to fast-track this and cram a one-size fits all down our throats as if we don't really care or count. As one of
As one of 60 million Recreational Fisherman in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the Nati
America's objectives, no matter what they are CANNOT be obtained through the subjugation of our National Sovereignty to any
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Please review attached letter re: our views before the Interagency Ocean Policy Taskforce.
Recreational hunters and fisherman are some of the most committed conservationists there are. To not specifically address re
I will stand behind CCA recommendations and vote against any policy and those who blindly put commercial interests before so
fisheries management has become overly reliant on computer modeling the results of which tend to drive decision making as w
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
the administration needs to realize that recreational fisherman are far more responsible for fisheries than commericial fisherma
I believe that the long term pressure on our nations fisheries has been severe and much of the regulation has not considered c
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On behalf of the American Shore and Beach Preservation Association, attached you will find comments on the Interim Report.
As a child in Detroit, I grew up surrounded by the Great Lakes and have had the good fortune to live on both coasts in my lifetim
Please take into account a good conservation approach which would compliment the existing recreational fishing economy. D
I believe that the Interagency Ocean Policy Task Force is a great idea if it is implemented correctly. I don't fully understand how
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I am concerned about the environment but do not believe that the federal government should have the power to restrict comme
Please keep in mind the cost to the community if more restrictions are applied to both commercial and recreational fishermen.
We need to save & protect our rights on public water ways
We would like our rights protected on the great laks public areas . Fishing is somthing that's been in our family for generations
I am sincerely frustrated in the process and timeline that is being used. I believe that more time for study and comments should
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am concerned about the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal re
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
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we have fished these back salt water back lakes for years and only find now, through proper CCA policies, more abundant, hea
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
This approach as a way forward will accomplish exactly the opposite effect for the United States. We are headed for a financia
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the NationalOcean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
ENOUGH IS ENOUGH ! !!!! FOR SOME REASON THIS COUNTRY IS IN A FAST MODE TO TAKE ALL OF THE FREEDOM
ENOUGH IS ENOUGH ! !!!! FOR SOME REASON THIS COUNTRY IS IN A FAST MODE TO TAKE ALL OF THE FREEDOM
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Do not impose your views of "climate warming" in any proposals. Many would argue against global warming issue. The report
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
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Please disregard this message
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If the gov't takes fishing away from the American people, that would be a HUGE travesty!! Fathers and sons/ daughters across
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I am a recreational fisherman. who is concerned that during tough economic times. That our government will hurry policies thr
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As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Where is the input and consideration for the recreational anglers?
I have read the Interim Report of the Interagency Ocean Policy Task Force (Report) dated September 10, 2009. In the report I
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I am a recreatational saltwater fisherman. I am concerned about the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Subject: National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy          As one of the 60 million anglers in the United States, I want you to know I
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I have some serious concerns regarding the National Ocean & Great Lakes Policy Task Force. The contributions to our fisherie
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Good stewardship of Earth & its resources is good policy and is to be strongly endorsed. The 1982 Law of the Sea Treaty is ba
I am totally against the United States from joining Law of the See Treaty. First, the UN is a wortless organization that has done
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
This report, if implemented, will decimate recreation fishing in the US. Recreational fishermen, 60 million strong, are responsib
Please ensure that Nantucket Sound is included in the ocean plan and be designated as a National marine Sanctuary or Natio
Thank you for taking steps to restore and protect our oceans. Finally! it's very welcome. Sincerely
National Policy
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I live by the Great lakes, Lake Michigan to be exact. I value my use of Lake Michigan, and it's tributaries. It is both relaxing, exc
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the NationalOcean and G
This comment is regarding the NationalOcean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Fo
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Nowhere in this report do I see the needs of the recreational fisher people taken into consideration. There are 60 MILLION of u
Please protect my sport fishing rights on the Great Lakes.
How about letting us know what your up to with your Ocean Policy Task Force.(In plain English not lawyer talk)I'm trying to be p
As one of 60 million recreational anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Recreational Fishermen understand the impact of poor management practices. An average fishing trip in Louisiana now costs
Please include a section for recreational fishing and boating in the national policy Proposal for Oceans & Great Lakes
Please take into consideration rights of recreational fishermen which have minimum impact and fees paid support the environm
Please ensure that this national policy does not unnecessarily close saltwater and freshwater recreational fishing areas.
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
After reviewing the Interim Report, and participating in the San Francisco Public Forum, I offer the following observations. Whil
National Policy
I agree with the Task Force’s ideas, believe me I’ve seen the pollution in our local waterways and in the ocean. I just d
No UN control, not ever.
Recognize the importance of recreational fishing to the economy in your decisions.
October 13, 2009 Mr. Michael Weiss Deputy Associate Director, Ocean and Coastal Policy Council on Environmental Quality 7
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As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
It is based in large part on the baseless concept called "global warming." Hopefully the committee isn't biased against seeking
As a life long angler and one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I am writing to express my outrage regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Oce
You cannot project a National Policy concerning fishing and not consider the impact of recreational fishing. Its impact on the na
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
This policy and trashforce would create a vast new federal bureaucracy and give the UN way too much power over our waters..
I support a national policy that ensures the protection, maintenance, and restoration of the health of ocean, coastal, and Great L
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
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As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Panel is stacked against fisherman, and it's policies should be reject.
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
We agree with President Ronald Reagan, who wisely refused to sign the LOST in 1982, on the grounds that it was the product
We agree with President Ronald Reagan, who wisely refused to sign the LOST in 1982, on the grounds that it was the product
1) I would expect the directors of NOAA and NMFS to be members of the NOC, yet I don't see either entity even mentioned in t
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the NationalOcean and G
I am totally opposed to the law of the sea treaty
Emerging Issues on Ocean, Coasts and Great Lakes Policy: Last Wednesday I attended the public hearing on the Massachus
Framework For Policy Coordination Comments; One of the major problems in developing an integrated ocean policy for the Un
* Adaptive, Ecosystem-based Conceptual Model Ecosystem Status and Human Usage Reports -----> Modelling/Spatial Datab
                         CCA or a similar group, but I agree with and ask you to consider carefully the comments made by Jeffers
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As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the NationalOcean and G
It is my opinion that it appears there is already to much government intervention in creating laws to prevent the Fishermen Com
It is my opinion that it appears there is already to much government intervention in creating laws to prevent the Fishermen Com
This treaty has dangerous implications for U.S. sovereignty and economic growth and could even serve as a "backdoor" strateg
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I am writing to express my support for recreational fishing. It has been brought to my attention that there is a movement to ban
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the NationalOcean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As an American angler, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the policies proposal recently released by the Oce
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
While the Marine Aquarium Council supports the proposed national priority objectives of the Ocean Policy Task Force, we belie
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As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
CCA VA Coastal Conservation Association Virginia Oct. 16, 2009 The Obama Administration The Interagency Ocean Task F
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Our fragile fishing and recretional shallow shores must be exempt from industrial windpower development due to edverse envir
As just one of millions of anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean
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See attached; includes comments on all three topics
This is one of worst things my goverment has ever tried to do to its citizens.I I'm totally Against any Legislation of this type
  As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and
  As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and
Dear Obama Administration, please do NOT promote the "Law of the Sea Treaty" because it would do the following:              The La
Dear Obama Administration, please do NOT promote the "Law of the Sea Treaty" because it would do the following:              The La
I am disappointed by the near-total absence of commentary, consideration or plans within the Interim Report regarding the very
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I am very concerned about the National Ocean and Great Lakes policy. As an extremely conservative angler, I don't feel that th
I write in opposition to signing the the Law of the Sea Treaty (LOST) many of the policies behind such an intent. LOST would g
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Implementation Strategies
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I am deeply concerned that Recreational Anglers are going to be left out!!! As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I
I am deeply concerned that conservation needs and Recreatinal Anglers are going to be left out!!!
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Need to slow down and remember the millions of recreational anglers of this country. We vote.
I have been a part of the fishing community for the past 20 years of my life. More recently a part of the Great Lakes shore angl
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million recreational anglers the United States, I am writing to express my concerns regarding National Ocean and
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Recreational Anglers are the nations best conservationists for all marine life. In addition to funding all of the enforcement agenc
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I have concerns regarding the direction the administration is taking regarding how to manage our nation’s marine and freshwate
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
President Obama's Ocean Policy Task Force issued science-based recommendations for a national policy to govern, protect, m
I totally support President Obama's policy to provide stewardship to our waters. Living on the coast of Mississippi, i have witnes
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I read the report, well most of it, and I like what I read. It seems to me that protecting the Federal waters in Nantucket Sound fro
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Thank you for the opportunity to comment on the Interim Report of the Interagency Ocean Policy Task Force. The work of the
The Law of the Sea Treaty (LOST) would give ownership of 41% of the planet’s area to the United Nations. Also under LOST,
I am a former council member of the Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council, and former chairman of the Galveston Bay N
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I am a recreational fisherman fishing in land waters as well as offshore and I'm surprised by that you have ignored this group of
We are pleased to have a President with a long sighted vision for the protection of our beautiful oceans. Thank you.
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I am a serious recreational fisherman who spends many hours on the territorial seas off of the Oregon coast. I also spend thou
Being one of over 60 million fisheries conservationists and a life-long recreational fisherman and grandfather of eight children w
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Being one of over 60 million recreational anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the N
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
leave our fishing waters alone. We don't need more regulation. We fish, we teach our kids to fish and they will teach their kids
Sample comments           As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding th
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I am appalled by the lack of recognition of recreational anglers in the proposal releases by the Ocean Policy Task Force. We re
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Overfishing is destroying our oceans. Our leaders have set commercial catch quotas too high for too long. It’s time to brin
As a member of CCA and a concerned angler, I would like to voice my concern regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I support the new National Ocean policy recommendations.recommendations for a national policy to govern, protect, maintain a
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the NationalOcean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Please help save the oceans & all creatures who live there. As the oceans go, so do we.
I would like to be able to fish with my son who is eight years old.
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Please see the attached comments on the Interim Report. Thank you.
Dear sirs. I am part of 60 million anglers who contribute considerably to the environment and economy. I am concerned about t
As an avid angler I am concerned about the lack of representation from the recreational fishing community. Recreational fisher
National Policy: Our national policy should be withdrawal from anything connected with the United Nations. The U. N. is made u
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I think I would be concerned if I had 60 million anglers breathing down my neck concerning bad policy making. Recreational fis
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
 Very interesting and informative. Enjoying it
I believe it is vitally important that we design and adopt a comprehensive policy to preserve, protect, and manage our ocean res
I believe it is vitally important that we design and adopt a comprehensive policy to preserve, protect, and manage our ocean res
Closing the ocean for fisherman is obscene. Not only are you causing deficits of over 160 billion in revenue loss that affects 60
AS one of 60 million anglers in the United states, I am writing to express my deep concerns reguarding the National Ocean and
The designation of the Cape Cod National Seashore, made possible by the Kennedy family and others decades ago, was an ef
Please PROTECT Florida's pristine beaches and glorious oceans. We must develop opportunities to decrease our reliance on
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
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How about some anglers input on this subject... Recreational fishing generates a $125 billion annual economy in the United Sta
The Law of the Sea Treaty , LOST... needs to be just that....LOST! This cannot be done, so please don't go there.
I understand the position for some changes but Woooo... stop and think and give more than a 30 day review period. Millions of
From the viewpoint of addressing ocean resources with participation of tribal programs, best available science needs to include
In the consideration by the Task Force of the "Principles" and "Objectives", there is a total lack of concern for the place of fishe
As a life time recreational angler and a conservationist I am appalled that there was no mention of the importance of recreation
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
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I am strongly against the new policy to close fish in coastal area and the great lake, It is one of americas great past times. It giv
I am deeply disappointed in the Interagency Ocean Policy Task Force's apparently deliberate failure to acknowledge the econo
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Dear Madam Chair Sutley and Members of the Interagency Ocean Policy Task Force, Attached are comments from the Counc
As an angler and hunter I am horrified that you would recommend that we have the United Nations manage our natural resourc
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As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Dear Sir, or Madam: I am a recreational fisherman and a steward of our natural resources in Florida. I practice catch and relea
Please include recreational anglers in your deliberations about this important Policy. A lot of us have worked long and hard for
I've got enough on my plate already with CRM issues but I am very disappointed that the policy as released does not address th
Since I live and work on the Passamaquoddy Bay ( part of the famous Bay of Fundy ...one of the top 7 contenders for Wonders
Remember that the Congressionally mandated report of the Ocean Commission in 2004 commented that the needs of the coas
I do not understand how such a high level group seems to have missed the tasking in paragraph 1 (b) of their guidance to "add
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The purpose of this letter is to provide the Task Force with specific edits to draft report language, which bring information scien
Do not lump recreational fishermen in with comercial fisherman. The recreational guys contribute to the local economy, the co
I am 100% against this LOST thing that the u.n. wants to join, it will just take away more of our freedoms. We are SUPPOSE
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Please consider the amount of money the recreational angler spends to help our economy, cooastal conservation and the like.
I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I spend many hours recreational fishing off the Oregon coast. This means thousands of dollars contributed to Oregon's coastal
I am deeply concerned about the lack of this administration’s ability to address the concerns of recreational anglers & their
This Policy would give away too much authority to others and compromise our Country once again. The Law of the Sea Treaty
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I would like to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by t
Hello Task Force Members and thank you for the opportunity to address such a distinguished panel. My name is Ed Tavasieff,
As one of millions of American anglers, I urge you to stop your efforts to control sport fishing in any oceanic or inland waters su
I strongly support the Ocean Policy Task Force's recommendations for a national policy to govern, protect, maintain and restore
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
The ocean holds the key to preventing global warming. It must be protected! (see http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/scienc
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I am unable to access the report, but I strongly support all possible steps toundo the damage done by short-sighted and fragme
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
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Please see attached letter.
Recreational anglers contribute far more to our economy than commercial fishermen and the special interests who represent th
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Please do not restrict in any way sportfishing in salt water or fresh water. All sportsmeen will instantly oppose any effort to do so
As President of Trollers Unlimited, a Chicago-area Boating and Fishing club, I deplore this study which has taken NO INPUT W
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I am one of 60 million anglers in the United States as well as a lontime employee of the Penn Fishing Tackle division of Pure Fi
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
All sport flyfishers I've ever met in my history as a fisherman are catch and release only. Extremely low impact. Long Liners, tro
All sport flyfishers I've ever met in my history as a fisherman are catch and release only. Extremely low impact. Long Liners, tro
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
1 Compose Message Message Recipients: Your U.S. Senators Your U.S. House Representative Nancy Sutley, Council
I respectfully request that you strongly condsider the recreational fishermen when crafting policies. We are a small group with a
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As a sporsman and concervationalist, I am concerned with the lack of recreational fishing information in the National Ocean an
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As an avid, lifelong fisherman, I find it deeply disturbing that the federal government is ignoring the economic and conservation
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I would encourage the Interagency Ocean Policy Taskforce to take into account recreational fishing. It has come to my attention
I note that on page 16 and again on page 32 the report contains strong statements addressing the need to ocean education, fo
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Thanks for trying to keep our water ways clean, for me and my country !!! I was raised on the Great Lakes and saw all the terri
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
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This comment was submitted by hand at the SF Public Hearing.
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Please see attached comments from the Quinault Indian Nation.
I would like to see Nantucket Sound be protected from wind turbine development.
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I support ecosystem based management of our ocean and coastal sea areas as long as the voicesof the millions of sportsfishe
As you review the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy please do not neglect the incredible environmental success story tha
Subject: National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my
I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by
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As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Limits on over- fishing, by-catch penalties, and strict pollution enforcement is needed to protect our oceans.
Please don't close off anymore fishing grounds in the name of "protection" or "conservation". Individual fisheries must be mana
one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Gre
I am a 30 year member (from the start-up in Houston) of CCA and we are doing many things to insure the viability of our saltwa
Please follow the consensus of the stakeholders who don't economically benefit from the exploitation of our oceans and waterw
This Policy assumes Gobal warming ie.Increasing water temperatures and rising sea levels! Not proven, in fact Pacific Ocean t
I congratulate the Obama Administration and the Interagency Ocean Policy Task Force for developing the Interim Report publis
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Add my voice to the growing wave of concerned citizens who see our access to the public resources being severely curtailed w
September 25, 2009 1) It is estimated that within 50 years all of the Oceans Coral Reefs will be dead. 2) The Coral Reefs are
I am deeply concerned about the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
without consideration of the recreational fisherman in the implementation of ocean policy a large impact on all areas of ocean u
As a seinor citizen, and a life long recreational fisherman, I am concerned that the reforms proposed by the Interagency Ocean
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
(This text will be included in your message) As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep c
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lets protect our oceans for future generations, I'm a retired Marine, a minority a member of the New River foundation in my cou
I was very dispointed to read the new national policy recommendation regarding fishing in federal waters. It does not mention t
To whom it may conern, I applaud the Interagency Ocean Policy Task Force for their Interim Report of September 10, 2009. M
I may live 350 miles from the nearest seacoast but the ocean tide surges through my veins. The Ocean is the mother of the wo
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I am one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
October 15, 2009 Thank you for the opportunity to comment on the Interim Report of the Interagency Ocean Policy Task For
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As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I am one of 60 million recreational anglers that enjoy the great sport of fishing in the United States. I am writing to express my
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
There are more snapper and gropper of the Georgia coast than there ever has been in my 50 plus years of fishing these waters
Look, I'm all for protecting the earth encluding air, water, and land, but we also need to continue to grow and meet the needs of
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I strongly recommend that your interim report language related to using the precautionary principle be included in the final docu
Please include recreational boating and fishing in your study and recommendations. Fishing both fresh water and saltwater are
It is imperative that you solicit input from the Sport fishing and recreational anglers community via their clubs, trade association
It is imperative that you solicit input from the Sport fishing and recreational anglers community via their clubs, trade association
It is imperative that you solicit input from the Sport fishing and recreational anglers community via their clubs, trade association
I am a boat dealer who sells to recrational fishermen and I would think that on an issue as important as this that you would take
Like so many environmental rush to judgement calls of this administration, the preliminary report on Ocean policy doesn't even
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
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I FISH AND I VOTE..., I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy propos
As on of 60 million anglers in the United States. I am writing to express my deep concern regarding the Nation Ocean & Great L
Please give recreational fishing a higher priority in future policy considerations.
Pollution of the planet's waters poses a threat to our survival. The loss of marine phytoplankton could result in a 60 - 70% loss
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the NationalOcean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
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Please find attached the comments from the Council of Great Lakes Industries.
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Re-organizing and creating new multiagency commissions can be good, but I am not seeing many results of the last Ocean Po
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As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I want you to REJECT this insane idea. LOST was lost before and it should stay LOST and not have anything to do with Ameri
Any policy set forth needs to include provision for recreational use. People are also part of the ecosystem and if you really wan
As a taxpayer and one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the Natio
As a sport fisherman and a member of Salmon Unlimited of Illinois, I am concerned that the Ocean Policy Task Force refused t
As a sport fisherman and a member of Salmon Unlimited of Illinois, I am concerned that the Ocean Policy Task Force refused t
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As a passionate conservationist and sport fisherman, I am very concerned that the policies as implemented support continued
When are you people going to come off your high horses? This adminestration continues to forgo the freedoms of the people a
Ducks Unlimited's Great Lakes/Atlantic Region appreicates the opportunity to comment on the Interim Report. Although we ca
No shutting down of recreational fishing to better suit commercial interests.
To whom it may concern,             I am truely concerned that the taskforce did not include the conservation efforts and values that
Subject: National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy            Required text: (This text will be included in your message) As one of 60 m
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
To start off with my proposal, I am against any further regulation on behalf of our government in any way shape or form applica
Why has recreational fishing been excluced from consideration in this policy and why has the process been shortened without d
Recognize the role and contribution of recreational anglers in fishery policies.
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Regulation of recreational sport fishing should remain the province of individual states. Such regulation, as currently implement
I am very disappointed the social conservation and economic impact of recreational fishing is being ignored by this administrati
Just another government action that will be a failure just like everything else they do. Lots of programs with know results excep
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I too am one of the 60 million. Some of these policies are begining to develop the stench of One World, One Government.
Ocean Policy Task Force Comments The United States of America has a rich and diverse maritime heritage that reflects our hi
I attempted to review the Interagency Ocean Policy Task Force Interim Report. Each time I clicked on "Click here to read the re
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The attached file contains the State of Alaska's comments on the Interim Report.
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
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It appears that the taskforce does not have much consideration, or direction involving the recreational user. Please do not exclu
Task Force omission of recreational angling a glaring flaw
You may not be aware or care but fisherman are far better conservationists than government. I assure you if you mess with billi
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I have concerns regarding the direction the administration is taking regarding how to manage our nation’s marine and freshwate
How can the economic, conservation and social impact of RECREATIONAL fishermen be completely overlooked ?? Why the r
Why would you combine sport fishing with commercial fishing? Another government taskforce with too much power and to little
What the hell are you thinking?
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the US I'd like to express my concerns regarding commercial and recreational fishing for atlantic
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
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Please see the attached comments on the Interim Report, submitted on behalf of the Western Urban Water Coalition. Thank y
As an avid recreational fisherman, (I spend at least three months every year fishing out of Port Aransas) I am writing to express
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Recently the White House Interagency Ocean Task force report has shocked me greatly because the interests of America's rec
I am in support of comments submitted by the Society for Historical Archaeology. Though it is obvious that the state of our oce
I am in hope that the new ocean treaty will have a lot of provisions for the run-off chemicals and waste that is creating dead zon
We need to preserve and protect our Oceans, Lakes and Streams. they should not be used to further the interests of Corporati
Ocean Acidification Additional CO2 as the result of industrial development in the water column is resulting in “ocean acidific
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
You should take the issue of recreational fishing into account in any of your new policies. There is far too much waste invloved
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States and an ecolgist, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the Natio
I strongly believe in regulation of the commercial fishing industries which destroy environments in the name of profit and deplen
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Keep it clean and free from people who want to selfishy profit from our oceans and waterways without having a good effect on e
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Subject: National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy           As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express
The Arctic is in crisis. We need a solid plan to work out issues on a global scale - right now. I urge you to lead the Senate in an
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
the program will create a monumental beauracracy that will accomplish nothingexcept suppression of the publics right to the fis
where dos the public trust doctrine fit into this melange?how can the oceons be managed when the intersoastal flounder has no
Hello, Having read this report I find myself asking many questions. When the Magnuson-Stevens Act was adopted, it was not k
As a recreational angler and conservationist of 60 plus years along our Texas Gulf Coast participating in catch and release, aba
The oceans are an incredible resource that are enjoyed by many and abused by a few. For the most part recreational fisherme
Recreational fishing has a significant role in conservation, economic development and quality of life activities. It is my understa
The Task Force creates a new Committee, the Ocean Resource Management Interagency Policy Committee (ORM-IPC), as th
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the NationalOcean and G
I REALLY would like to see 2 things happen ASAP: More focus on cleaning up the Pacific Garbage Patch (The huge plastic de
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Disapointed in another agency that will take awayour freedom to fish.
do it!
do it!
do it!
do it!
do it!
go enviro
go enviro
I oppose the the Law of the Sea Treaty (LOST) since it would give ownership of 41% of the planet’s area to the United Nations.
I am writing, as a recreational angler of the Gulf Coast, to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
WHILE A NATIONAL POLICY IS IMPORTANT FOR THE CONSIDERATIONS THE IOPT SHOULD TAKE VERY SERIOUSLY
WHILE A NATIONAL POLICY IS IMPORTANT FOR THE CONSIDERATIONS THE IOPT SHOULD TAKE VERY SERIOUSLY
This report and Commission embraces and even quotes PEW, but ignores the 60 million sportfishermen in the country. In FLo
Please accept the task force recommendations.
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As one of 60 million anglers in the US, I am writing to express my concerns regarding the national Ocean and Great lakes Polic
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
The National Estuarine Research Reserve Association (NERRA) congratulates the President’s Interagency Ocean Policy Task
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As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Say No to any of it.
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I am against LOST and the administration support of it.
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
This should be open to public review and comment before any action is taken!!!
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I'm a long-time coastal and ocean angler and marine resource conservationist. I'm writing to express my concerns regarding th
I hope to see our oceans be free of military testing, specifically the type that contains sonar- which would be very harmful to ma
Please include full consideration of legitimate interests of US recreational fishers in the process of reviewing and revising policie
Please allow the Recreational Fisherman access to a greater portion of our oceans by implementing Map #2 in the MLPA proce
The oceans have never been owned or controlled by any organization or country and there is not need to start now. What are t
I cannot find any reference in the Interim Report listing fishing or hunting as valid uses of the oceans or Great Lakes. Will this
sirs and madames as a lifelong flyfisherman, i understand the critical importance of wetlands restoration for healthy, sustainabl
The costs far outweigh the benefits and there is great uncertainty about the direction it may take in the future; beware the unan
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Please be aware and show concern for recreational fishing in all waters. There are people that use these fisheries that want to
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Are you considering limiting the ability for an american not to be able to access public waters to fish? Please advise.
National Policy: Proposals for a national policy that ensures the protection, maintenance, and restoration of the health of ocean
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Remember to include our interests as recreational anglers. We do, as a group, have a lot of votes, pay a lot of taxes and do ha
I believe your 30 day timeframe on this agenda is way out of order. The public needs more time to investigate what you are tryin
I am a serious recreational fisherman who spends many hours on the territorial seas off of the Oregon coast. I also spend thou
yes protect our waterways but at what cost . some tree hugger group with lobbiests and a whole lot of money is going to lump m
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Please do not allow wind turbines in Nantucket Sound. It is a special national treasure. Once commercialized it will be gone fore
Sportsmen's organinations should be consulted ref to decision making as they help finance all fishing activities. James M fuss
My federal career was spent collecting oceanographic and meteorological data at the Coastal Engineering Research Center an
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the NationalOcean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Our National Policy on our nations aquatic resources should be based on a conservation approach, not a preservation one. Fir
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
It is gratifying to see the task force address the issue of integrating the nation´s marine heritage into a national policy and into a
Any framework for policy coordination should include input from the various associations, organizations, and related industries
I do not want the United States to relinquish any authority to the United Nations or any group of countries. We are free and inde
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Firstly, I applaud your intent. It has to be one of the largest undertakings our Government has initiated since WWII. I am a reti
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I would like to know where recreational fishing applies. The issue of overfishing is mentioned but fishing issues aren't. also I be
Sewage overflows are one of the main reasons for dead areas. The recreational fishing community is a separate entity from co
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, and a lifelong resident of South Louisiana, I am writing to express my deep co
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Do not let a developer do a steal land on Nantucket sound!
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
It is not an elitist attiftude to want to protect our local waters around the island of Martha's Vineyard. The oceans serve as the liv
Sonar should not be allowed along the immediate coast, within 100-meter deep waters from the shore. This is where the vast
Your proposed regulation of waterway usage it patently absurd. I fished as a kid, though I haven't much time to now, and I find
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the NationalOcean and G
As an angler in Texas and the United States, I am very disappointed that the task force's report failed to recognize the significa
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As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
There are already multiple agencies dealing with this. You will soon run out of others peoples money, if you have an interest in
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
National Policy
Absolutely do NOT relinquish oru rights to the United Nations! This beauracratic impotent organization has done nothing but sq
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Fishing on Lake Michigan is a great sport that is enjoyed by myself, my family, and many of my friends. As a member of Salmo
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I fish and I vote!!!
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and
I believe it is always advisable to study the ever-changing ocean and coastal environment. The recreational fishing arena is on
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Please stop the proposed wind farm in Nantucket Sound. This area should be set aside as a National Marine Sanctuary. it's a
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
The Law of the Sea Treaty (LOST) would give ownership of 41% of the planet’s area to the United Nations. The UN would then
I support this Task Force because we need an objective opinion about what is necessary to maintain our oceans and their ecos
As one of million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Gre
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the NationalOcean and G
Do not give more powers to the UN. Do not ratify the Law of the Sea Treaty. Do not relinquish any more sovereignty of the Unit
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As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I applaud the conservation efforts and agree we must act now to save our waters, but some note should be made of the positiv
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
This smells fishy. This process should be required to adopt the economic, conservation and social contributions of recreational
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Most recreational anglers, especially BASS anglers have a positive effect on lakes and the towns and cities where their located
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I am not into fishing or an outdoors type of person for that matter. I am also not into politics at all, but what I do know is that FIS
Alaska's eastern Beaufort Sea is a de facto marine sanctuary that has long supported the health of its hunters: the polar bear a
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I am pleased to provide the attached comments on behalf of the Great Lakes Observing System Board of Directors.
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Attached please find additional comments for the Interagency Ocean Policy Taskforce focused on Marine Spatial Planning and
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
NO I am Against this. STOP GOV. SPENDING... We need to do things in this Great USA we have not the money but you have
Sport Fishing. Where is any mention or recognition of the importance and financial and recreational contribution of sportfishing
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As a recreational fisherman, I am concerned that our freedom to fish federal waters is being encroached upon by the govt agen
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
In whatever policy is adopted, recreational and commercial fishing must be treated as separate entities. Not all commercial fish
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
There are some 60 million recreational fishermen/crabbers, etc. in the USA, contributing billions of dollars to the economies of
please for GOD sake remember the recreational fisherman who spends millions in his life for recreation & the enviroment. allow
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I am totally against this proposal, because:    * The Law of the Sea Treaty (LOST) would give ownership of 41% of the planet’
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
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Please accept the uploaded comments. Due to clerical error, they were not submitted within the comment deadline.
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the NationalOcean and G
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This comment was submitted by hand at the AK Public Hearing.
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Comment was submitted via mail to CEQ
Don't Support LOST, treaty for ruling the Seas.
I own a boat made in the USA and have bought thousaunds and thousands od dollars in fishing tackle. If this policy persists my
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Allow drilling in the OCS off of Alaska!!! Beaufort & Chukchi Sea!!
                        Policy to Safely Balance Our Economic Needs & Environmental Concerns Commonwealth North is
RE: Need for Oceanshttp://www.whitehouse.gov/assets/formsubmissions/106/c550e0e1d146477f8b3bb5c54a6163b0.pdf Alas
We need a plan to protect our oceans, coasts and Great Lakes.And we need to implement it now.
This comment is submitted on behalf of the At-sea Processors Assn, Freezer Longline Coalition, Groundfish Forum, and Pacifi
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States that regularly fishes our coastal waters in Texas, I am writing to express my di
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Recreational fishing contributes to many local economies. The federal excise tax of 10% on all sport fishing equipment goes to
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
This is a STUPID thing to impose on the average fishermen. Are we really a free people? Govt. is NOT the answer to much th
Please do not forget the recreational fisherman, and his economic impact on the economy.
As a recreational fisherman i am well aware of the consequenses of irresponsible fishing and fisheries management practices a
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Attached are CRE's comments on the Interagency Ocean Policy Task Force's Interim Report.
Why the rush on so many policies? Please consider the value of recreational fishermen, who are the greatest conservationist, a
Ensure that this national policy does not close salt water or freshwater recreational fishing areas.
Ensure that this national policy does not close salt water or freshwater recreational fishing areas.
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Consideration must be given to indigenous rights to fishery resources and for local management of these resources.
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Thank you for your leadership in restoring and protecting ocean and coastal ecosystems. Please see the attached document fo
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Dear President Obama, Thank you for calling for a strong national policy that protects our oceans, coasts and Great Lakes, and
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I am very concerned about the proposal and the impact it will have on Great Lakes sports fishing. Fishing is one of those activit
Please focus particularly on saving what's left of the Great Lakes' ecosystems!
I ask that more time and consideration be given to the public to have input into the national policy for the oceans, our coasts, an
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Mike 'Double Cross' Chrisman                                  Racano Photo                        The Politics of Pollution by joey ra
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While a collective strategy is important, this organization is already presenting itself as redundant and out-of-touch with the nee
What is it that you have to have everything done now with no time to review and disagree. Who will show up later making mone
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As a career Naval Officer and recreational fisherman, I support efforts to restore the oceans health. Just as sport hunters pione
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Please recognize and respect the right of managed recreational fisherman for sport and food. Billions are spent each year by th
Honorable Chairperson,         As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regard
Subject: National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy           As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express
First I want to congratulate and thank the Administration’s IOP Task Force for including an implementation strategy in their
Congratulations and sincere thanks to the Administration’s IOP Task Force for including a framework for development and
I want to congratulate and thank the Administration’s IOP Task Force for developing such an impressive and comprehensiv
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
It seems to me that some thing so important should include all our natural ocean resources and not permit any private projects
In reviewing the ocean policy report I realized the immense task that must be undertaken to craft a meaningful and workable po
My name is John Corbin, former Manager of the Hawaii Aquaculture Development Program and a Co-author of the study by the
Please be sure to protect the interests of recreational fishermen. This group has been the leaders of conservation of marine re
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Attached please find comments from Pure Fishing CEO John Doerr
Please take into account the amount of grassroots work that recreational anglers do to protect our fisheries when you think abo
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
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Use a not-for-profit entity for policy development and maintenance of implementation standards, similar to the organization that
Northern Marianas participation: Your effort to include the remaining western Pacific island groups in the Hawaii public hearing
National Policy
Framework for Policy Coordination
National Policy
Framework for Policy Coordination
Hafa adai Task Force members, Thank you for providing this opportunity to comment on the Interim Report that was produced
I am a lifelong outdoorsman and ocean person. I fish, SCUBA and breath-hold dive, surf and do extensive wildlife and fish watc
Please disregard my remarks about state rights in my comment earlier this week. Having more carefully read the interim report
Keep it up and see how many people you can put out of work....leave fishing regulations up to the states. We do not need the fe
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
How dare you ignore the effect of recreational fishing. We provide billions to the economy and yet you make policies to help the
You embrace and even quote PEW in your Interim Report, yet where is the voice (completely ignored) of the millions of recrea
As a tax paying citizen I STRONGLY oppose the restrictions being contemplated on sport fishing. I and many other anglers pra
Over the years, I have been very concerned with the proclivity of regulatory agencies to favor commercial over recreational inte
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Testimony of John K. Bullard President of Sea Education Association to The Interagency Ocean Policy Task Force Providen
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I am a recreational angler. I am very concerned over the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by
One of the major issues in ocean policy that needs a serious re-consideration is the management of our fisheries. In our curren
Aloha Task Force, My comment is restricted to the governance framework established for national policy coordination. I sugge
Aloha Task Force, My comment is restricted to the governance framework established for national policy coordination. I sugge
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
"ecosystem-based management, adaptive, spatial integrated management?" WHAT IS THIS??? I hold multiple degrees, inc
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the NationalOcean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
If OUR ocean is closed or even reserved it will shut my buisness down & cause me to move well away from the area. I am ALS
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Please ensure that anglers' conservation, economic and social contributions are recognized as a key component of any nationa
The mass majority of anglers in the great state of Texas respect and conserve our ocean and intercoastal recources extreemly
Marine Spatial Planning I comment as a member of the Florida Oceans and Coastal Council (FOCC), established under the O
I think it is very important that the final policy take into consideration the substantial economic contribution of sport fisherman to
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Sport fishing needs to be protected, every way it can be. Nets, old "treatys that continue to be in effect while fish runs dwindle, c
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I am urging you to include recreational fishing as a separate and distinct ocean and Great Lakes priority. Yes-I AM one of the 6
I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by
As an avid sport fisherman and marine industry retailer, I am extremely concerned about Administration policies (Interagency O
I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes. As one of 60 million anglers in the U
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Please keep the oceans and waterways open and free to fish for my children and Grandkids too!!
express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Poli
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Finally, a common vision for our marine waters! Great work. Do what you can to keep all the agencies pulling together. And li
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I am very dissapointed in the report that you were forced to develop in such a short time. It is just another act for the governmen
Internationally, the Caribbean Sea is considered a hot spot due to its high level of endemic species. It is also the only semi-en
I just want to tell you how assanine this policy seems. I don't understand how fishing can cause issues other than over fishing a
It is illogical to omit a recreational fishing representative from the policy making group if two of the goals of the program are "is t
RE: Need for Oceans Policy to Safely Balance America's Economic Needs & Environmental Concerns Dear Mr. Weiss: I am w
Where exactly in this is there some consideration [or even mention] of sport fishing, which creates an estimated 1 million jobs a
14 October 2009 Interagency Task Force on Ocean Policy Ladies and gentlemen: The Chamber of Shipping of America is an
14 October 2009 Interagency Task Force on Ocean Policy Chaired by the White House Council on Environmental Quality Lad
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
How is it that the entire premise of the policy totally ignores the public's right to access and use of the resource? It seems to me
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the NationalOcean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the NationalOcean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
We have to stop committing suicide by breeding faster than rats and by polluting the environment - air, soil and waterin every c
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Please see attached document for comments. Thanks.
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As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
October 17, 2009 The Honorable Nancy Sutley, Chair Interagency Ocean Policy Task Force Council on Environmental Policy E
The Coastal and Estuarine Research Federation (CERF) Governing Board supports the goals and recommendations outlined i
The Coastal and Estuarine Research Federation (CERF) Governing Board supports the goals and recommendations outlined i
The Coastal and Estuarine Research Federation (CERF) Governing Board supports the goals and recommendations outlined i
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
1 Compose Message              Nancy Sutley, Council on Environmental Quality, Chair, Chair Delivery Method: Email Printed Lett
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
We need a comprehensive agreement by all nations that mammals and fish and their inhabitants are preserved along with thei
You idiots are so far out in left field with this issue. What are you thinking by making laws like this? This goes beyond lunacy!!!!!
Please do not let Nantucket Sound become a dumping ground for greedy industrial companies which are essentially performing
My husband Capt. Dave Sutton is a high profile fishing guide in the south Florida area. He was the South Regional Expert on th
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I fully support accepting the task force's report and recommend we adopt these changes as written. I feel these changes are cr
Please support the work of the sea turtle conservationists and consider the year round closure of Gulf of mexico nearshore wat
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I have serious concerns about this policy. I have been fishing off the coast of South Florida all my life and, while I do think some
I have serious concerns about this policy. I have been fishing off the coast of South Florida all my life and, while I do think some
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
We don't want the UN treaty!
I support the task force's policy recommendations.
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Don't give the United Nations anymore power.
This is a complete wast of tax payer money.
We need to protect what we have left of our salmon from over fishing in the Pacific ocean and stop use of gill nets in the the Co
The recreational anglers need to be first priority in policy on fisheries. The commercial huntiing for Buffalo gave the example fo
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Dear Task Force members, I strongly urge you to adopt and implement the recommendations called for in your "Interim Report
While not in agreement with any opperations by the Navy in our oceans, I think that the priority needs to be focused on the ram
Please issue an Executive Order that establishes a comprehensive national policy that protects, maintains, and restores sea tu
Please issue an Executive Order that establishes a comprehensive national policy that protects, maintains, and restores sea tu
I applaud your efforts to create a policy based on scientific research. I fully support the proposals in the interim report to protec
Thank you so much for instituting a comprehensive ocean policy based on environmental science!
People For Puget Sound applauds President Obama and the Ocean Policy Task Force for addressing the critical need to prote
I am very concerned about the state of our oceans and lakes. I hope these sound policies will result in action without delay to p
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Where is the mention of recreational angling and the impact and contribution made by recreational angling, in your report? Rec
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
A primary objective of this policy MUST be the protection of recreational fishing rights in and on United States territorial waters.
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
STOP TAKING AWAY OUR FREEDOM.
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As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
It's simple. Leave sport fishing alone or we will organize and vote you out!! I have spent alot of time and effort sharing my love o
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
 Keep out of the fishermans business because so far you haven't been able to run the government let alone the fishing industry
Timeline is too short for public comment. I'm very concerned about the omission of recreation fishing and its impact on conserv
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States and Galveston Island resident, I am writing to express my deep concerns rega
LOST is a gigantic subornation of United States Soverignity. It will subject US economic and military activities to controi/regulat
sportfishing consumes 3% of saltwater fish taken from us littoral waters, yet contributes over $80 billion dollars annually to coas
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
HOUSTON, TX - A recently issued report of the White House Interagency Ocean Task Force has caused widespread concern
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
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As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
                         of the Barataria-Terrebonne National Esturary Program and the Association of National Estuary Programs
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As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Please take into account sports anglers positions as recomended by the coastal conservation assosiation and allow more than
I am very concerned with the government's recent release on the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal by the Ocea
Please don't mess with hobby/sport fishing.Weather/mother nature was hard enough on fishing in Southern Wisc. and North Ill
As one of 60 million RECREATIONAL anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the Na
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
NO TO LOST!!!! The Law of the Sea Treaty (LOST) would give ownership of 41% of the planet’s area to the United Nations. T
I am a concerned and an active participant in our election process as well as a paticipant in the conservation of our nations wat
in light of the fact that this is the 21st century and the human race should be educated enough to realize the rest of the lifeforms
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the NationalOcean and G
I have been fishing since I can remember, and salt water fishing at the Texas coast has been one of my favorite pasttimes with
As only one of millions of sport anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my concerns regarding the National Ocean
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I support the interim report.
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Please see the attached comment letter.
On behalf of Heal the Bay, a nonprofit environmental organization dedicated to making coastal waters and watersheds safe, he
The Interagency Policy Committees Need Leaders with Enforcement and Implementation Capabilities. There are numerous fe
Implementation Strategies Should Utilize and Build Upon Existing Regulatory Tools The Implementation Strategy section of the
CORPORATE "INTERESTS" ARE THE REASON WE HAVE A PLASTIC-RIDDLED OCEAN GARBAGE PATCH THE SIZE OF
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy . The task force failed to reco
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
NO to Lost. This is the Land Of The Free not land of the UN. Say NO.
Nantucket Sound must be included in the national ocean plan. This ocean zoning process needs to encompass all coastal and
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Please see the attached comments of the Coastal States Organization on the Interim Report.
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Stay out of our ocean! We love our coast we do not want the Navy to do testing off the California coast.
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the NationalOcean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
This is hypocrisy at its very worst, this administration is going to ban fishing and REMOVE jobs from our already weak economy
My name is Kyle Papso, a 19 year old Texas A&M engineering student. I am extremely concerned with this proposed policy tha
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Comments of the American Petroleum Institute, the National Ocean Industries Association, and the Independent Petroleum As
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the NationalOcean and G
National Policy
National Policy
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Good afternoon, Attached you will find the comment letter submitted by NAHB in response to the Interim Report of the Interage
See attached document. http://www.whitehouse.gov/assets/formsubmissions/106/d5912d7883fe467ab9f9ab630e275ccb.doc
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Commercial fishing interests have nearly ruined fishing worldwide. Recreationa fishermen have a controlled, limited impact on
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
We must protect our Oceans and Great Lakes and all lakes at any cost, for future generations to come.
Do not join LOST. This administration has done enough already to destroy the most powerful and wonderfun country on the pla
As a recreational fisherman and conservationist I am very concerned with the lack of input by the recreational fisherman who ar
National Policy
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Attached are comments from North Carolina Farm Bureau.
Let's form an Interagency Ocean Policy Task Force now, before it's too late!!
The Joint Ocean Commission Initiative applauds the recommendations in the Interim Report as an important step toward impro
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I very stongly support the President's recommendation for a national policy to govern, protect, maintain and restore the oceans,
Education about the ocean leads to proactive citizens regarding these issues.
Save Our Shores is so appreciative of the efforts being made at the national level to coordinate ocean policy for this country. W
Subject: National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy            As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express m
Dear Task Force Members- As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regard
Do not confuse commercial ocean fishing with recreational fishing on our lakes and rivers. A blanket policy will not work for bot
As a disabled Veteran and one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding t
I am commenting on the part of the 60 million sport, recreational fishermen and women in the United States. The interagency t
I would like to see a panel of marine mammal and oceanographic experts with regional expertise on marine mammal density,
we want the freedom to sportfish' drive on beaches and enjoy Gods gift without government interference keep our country safe
I am very concerned that no mention of fishery conservation or the economic importance of recreational agnglers is mentioned
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
National Policy
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I applaud the Obama administration's vision in creating a regulatory framework which views oceans coastal, and Great Lakes e
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I've read the report and agree with the necessiry and urgency of your work.
Longer letter sent directly to CEQ We strongly support the Interim Report recommendations for the development of a National O
We strongly support the Interim Report recommendations for the development of a National Oceans Policy, a strengthened and
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(Longer letter submitted directly to Nancy Sutley) Sadly, in past years, much of any relative progress on ocean policy has come
It is important that Nantucket Sound be protected as a national marine sanctuary for the preservation of our natural resources a
WHOA, I know the president likes to get things moving, but let's slow down a little bit.There needs to be more time for public re
We can be good steward of the earth's oceans without abrogating our sovereignty and giving over the earth's resources to the U
Individual people/sport fisherman/women need to have a say with the assistance of conservation gruops such as the GCCA. T
Include the input of active sport fishing groups like the GCCA in your discussion and recommendation. Do not sell yourself out t
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Recreational sportman are equally as important than commercial fishermen. commercial fishng is explotation. Fish should be
I am one of the 60 million anglers concerned that this is a rush to do something that is already being done by various agencies
Re: Interagency Ocean Policy Task Force & Interim Report: Comment: NEGATIVE Aren't all these 'proposed' policies & strat
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I agree with the Task Force’s ideas, believe me I’ve seen the pollution in our local waterways and in the ocean. I just d
Congratulations. We must absolutely protect our waters and all the fish and animals that live in them.
I applaud the Interagency Ocean Policy Task Force for their Interim Report of September 10, 2009. My concern is true effectiv
Subject: National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my d
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the NationalOcean and G
Protect Our National Sovereignty! This treaty could give the UN the authority to impose taxes on the American people for the pu
Protect Our National Sovereignty! This treaty could give the UN the authority to impose taxes on the American people for the pu
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Please see attachment, which covers the Interim Policy broadly.
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Please see attachment, which covers the Interim Policy broadly.
I do not support giving the sovereignty of the USA away to ANYONE. AND NEITHER SHOULD YOU. Wake UP!
Why is it that every time any type of change in regulation is involved, the interests of commercial fishermen are uppermost whe
I live in Rhode Island. The Ocean state. I am thinking more positively that something will actually take place to protect and man
Thank you for your commitment to protect our nation's oceans, coasts and lakes. The interim policy addresses the critical need
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
PLEASE keep our oceans clean, safe and thriving!!! It's critically important for all of us!!! Thank you for allowing me to express
4. Changing Conditions in the Arctic: Address environmental stewardship needs in the Arctic Ocean and adjacent coastal areas
I support these new science-based National Ocean Policy recommendations to govern, protect, maintain and restore the ocean
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I just want you to make our coastline safe for the indigenous species as a priority. You seem to be more concerned with only w
my opinion is that we can not afford to be under the united nations treaties at this time. we can not afford the law suits. It is not
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Mr. Michael Weiss Deputy Associate Director, Ocean and Coastal Policy Council on Environmental Quality 722 Jackson Place,
Stop over fishing, please stop the destruction of coral reefs, and please push for increased greenhouse gas reductions, to help
Preserve and restore our oceans health!
yes, we must protect our country from enemies, but the navy is going about it in the wrong way. testing sonar on dolphins &
We must act to restore the health of the Earth's oceans. With dead zones increasing and with over fishing occurring and rising
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
We need an all encompassing national policy with respect to our national lakes, rivers, streams and oceans to protect them fro
When considering your implementation strategies, the process must be required to adopt the economic, conservation and socia
The Society for Historical Archaeology (SHA) commends the Administration on its Interagency Ocean Policy Task Force Interim
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
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This comment was submitted by hand to CEQ.
The entire policy, while admirable in intent, was developed by governmental bureaucrats -- and without any apparent input from
Finally! I am delighted that you have taken action on this. Our oceans are to vital to ignore and we must work NOW to stop the
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I am one of millions of recreational fisherman. Why were we not recognized in the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy prop
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I support the policy.
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I am one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean an
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I would like to express my support of the National Ocean Policy
Thank you!
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
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See attachment which are the comments on behalf of the Fishermen of Guam.
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
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Please see the attached document submitted by Friends of the Earth regarding the Interim Report of the Ocean Policy Task Fo
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Please see the attached document submitted by Friends of the Earth regarding the Interim Report of the Ocean Policy Task Fo
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Please see the attached document submitted by Friends of the Earth regarding the Interim Report of the Ocean Policy Task Fo
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Please see the attached document submitted by Friends of the Earth regarding the Interim Report of the Ocean Policy Task Fo
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Please see the attached document submitted by Friends of the Earth regarding the Interim Report of the Ocean Policy Task Fo
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Please see the attached document submitted by Friends of the Earth regarding the Interim Report of the Ocean Policy Task Fo
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Please see the attached document submitted by Friends of the Earth regarding the Interim Report of the Ocean Policy Task Fo
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Please see the attached comments of Friends of the Earth regarding the Interim Report of the Ocean Policy Task Force and re
At long last--Please remain forcefully VIGILANT to preserve the grand ocean and it's inhabitants. Thank you.
I want to be concise as possible! All I want is to make sure that the government (State or Federal) manages waterways to keep
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I am deeply concerned that a failure to adequately and intelligently regulate the use of our oceans and waterways will lead to a
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Please protect our fragile oceans and their creatures from harm by Navy sonar, wave energy experimentation, offshore oil drillin
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
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This comment was submitted by mail to CEQ.
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Please see attached document for full comments.
I support the Society for Historical Archaeology President Lu Ann de Cunzo's statement that "The Society for Historical Archaeo
The education of our learners in grades pre-K through 12 is extremely important in inter-disciplinary scientific principles, based
                         in support of recreational boaters as a key constituency in ocean policy development. Please see
Comments submittedhttp://www.whitehouse.gov/assets/formsubmissions/106/87f8738f587a44bfbe85ba7147110e35.pdfattache
As a member of the CCA and as an angler I believe this policy to be unfair and should be public knowledge and voiced on a sp
As a member of the CCA and as an angler I believe this policy to be unfair and should be public knowledge and voiced on a sp
The Alliance is appreciative that the interim report recognizes the importance of informal education in raising public awareness
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
It is my appreciation that the recereational angler is being given no input or condideration in these matters which is not unusual
I'd like to ask for and I support establishment of a Kemp's ridley marine reserve along the South Texas Coast, enforcement of T
I am powerless. Thank you for acting in my stead.
Close or severely restrict the coastal commercial net fishing, from both a financial and environmental points of view it is wastefu
Where in the IOP is the consideration for recreational, family level fishing? For far too long this area of resource use (recreatio
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
 needs and input of our nations recreational anglers should be considered in this matter . More time is needed to gather this inp
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Why is the sportfishing community kept out of the policy coordination? We are the ones who use the ocean and we are the one
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Do not forget the recreational fishermen. I put food on the table and get the kids and myself out of the house. I support these lo
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and t
The Interim Report : suggests creating a vast new federal bureaucracy with extensive ability to control our country in many way
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I am writing to express my concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the O
I am an avid sport fisherman, and supporter of CCA. Recreational fishing is an important industry that provides millions of doll
Your "fast track " approach to the National Ocean and Great Lakes Poilicy is wrong. Why are you rushing this through without m
I am one of 60 million anglers in the United States. I am writing to express concern with the National Ocean and Great Lakes P
To whom it may concern,         As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regar
I am an wetlands scientist and for over 10-years I have worked in the marshes of coastal Louisiana. During that relatively short
I have concerns regarding the direction the administration is taking regarding how to manage our nation’s marine and freshwate
Why are we taking away our right to fish and what to fish for, without any forum or voting on this why is this such a secret. Does
WE NEED TO HAVE MORE PUBLIC FORUMS AND WE NEED TO HAVE REAL INFORMATION AND FACTS BEFORE WE
WE NEED TO HAVE MORE PUBLIC FORUMS AND WE NEED TO HAVE REAL INFORMATION AND FACTS BEFORE WE
I support the new National Ocean policy recommendations.
I think you're doing great!
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
We have practiced war far too long. For the sake of our moral development, let the fish of the sea alone.
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
The framework of this interim report is excellent, however, as one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to expr
This is your opportunity Mr President to do something great for our country like President Roosevelt did for out National Parks
The Ecological Society of America applauds your September 10 Interim Report for its recognition of both the importance of oce
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As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
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Important work - manage man's footprint in the waters - or more so, big business' footprint. Goal- rid our waters of plastic trash
We DO NOT want to be part of the Law of the Sea Treaty (LOST). The acronym says it all: our sovereignty would be lost.
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Please see attached comments from the National Marine Manufacturers Association regarding the Interim Report.
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the NationalOcean and G
I am very disappointed with this administrations desire to rush everything through without debate.
The Advisory Council on Underwater Archaeology (ACUA) would like to congratulate the Administration on its Interagency Oce
Hello, I am writing as one of 60 million anglers in the United States to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean
The policy issues addressed in the Report are essential however, there is a glaring omission regarding the “usage” of the
I am a US writer working on a book about the decline of the large offshore fish--marlin, bluefin tuna, and swordfish. The book is
The single most obvious flaw in the report is the omission of responsibly regulated recreational fishing as a key activity for the o
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
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Please see attached document.
I FISH ON THE GREAT LAKES THERFORE I SHOULD HAVE A VOICE: I am concerned about the statement below is too bro
I FISH ON THE GREAT LAKES THERFORE I SHOULD HAVE A VOICE: I am concerned about the statement below is too bro
I FISH ON THE GREAT LAKES THERFORE I SHOULD HAVE A VOICE: I am concerned about the statement below is too bro
As an American recreational fisherman, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lak
Please do not restrict fishing from any waters in the US. IFishing in an important part of our culture, provides millions of jobs, an
I am concerned that there is a recent flurry of excessive desire by our Federal government to reform or modify existing policy w
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Please see our attached comment letter.
As you consider issues affecting our waters, please do not ignore coastal Louisiana restoration and all its implications. There is
The Interim Report of the Interagency Ocean Policy Task Force (the report) recently released by the federal government does n
Clean her up, keep her clean and keep her inhabitants safe.
Dear Mr. Hunt and Mr. Salazar: I am writing today to ask you to please designate Nantucket Sound a National Marine Sanctua
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As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
The state of our oceans will determine all ecosystems. Not only do we need to protect the waters but the plants and animals th
We need to protect the great oceans and all waterways throughout this country and the world...for all species to survive.
Sport fishermen should be listed as specific stakeholders. Policies regarding our marine ecosystems should explicitly support re
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Any national ocean policy that ―ensures protection, maintenance, and restoration of oceans, our coasts and the Great Lakes‖ m
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As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
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As a conservation minded, recreational fisherman, I would like to reiterate the importance of having our interest considered and
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Please see the attached comments of the American Society of Civil Engineers
Apparently, the task force has a fundamental problem with the math involved. Recreational anglers and the industry they suppo
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
The rush to produce widesweeping changes without understanding or considering the every potential implication of the change
As a recreational sportsman I say we should do the following. Do away with all nets..... Comerical Fisheries us Long Line only. T
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
The Oceans and great lakes should remain free to it's citizens for recreation and enjoyment. Recreational fishing is the right of
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
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See attached letter. Thank you.
Dear Ms. Sutley, The Gulf of Maine Council on the Marine Environment (GOMC or Council) is pleased that our nation’s oc
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Comment submitted publicly at Hawaii Public Hearing
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As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Please consider the recreational fisherman and the impact your policies have not only on this pasttime, but also the revenues g
The U.S. needs to adopt a new policy towards the oceans. They have been severely degraded for decades to the point where
    As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean an
    As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean an
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
include fishing clubs and boaters who your policy will affect. We pay to play and this will effect a lot of businesses if we cut back
As one of 60 million recreationjal anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the Nationa
Why are we screwing around with this? Great South Bay and the Atlantic Coast have never looked better. You people seem to
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
This has nothing to do with preserving the environment or animal life. Especially when it comes to oceans and sea life. Rather,
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
its wrong toi exclude the one group of users that care the most about the resource. It doesnt surprize me. Look at the history o
The Mid-Atlantic Regional Council on the Ocean (MARCO) State leads appreciate the opportunity to comment on the recently-r
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The Mid-Atlantic Regional Council on the Ocean (MARCO) State leads appreciate the opportunity to comment on the recently-r
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As a recreational fisherman, a taxpayer, and a retiree, I am always concerned and watchful for situations in which our governm
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
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Please see attached letter.
I just read the proposed restrictions on fishing here in the U.S.--frehs water and salt water. I do not understand the rationale in c
Do not join the Law of the Sea Convention.
Please protect our oceans from the exploitation of industry. Industry is destroying our environment and animal life and is not su
I am sending in my comments, because I dont think that the recreatinal sector of fisherman , already follows strict gudelines to
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Thousands of jobs rely on recreational fishing, not to mention economic Dollars to the ecomomy. To not take a resonable and c
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
We need to rid our seas of drift nets, patrol our waters to protect our fish stocks (food) from foreign powers, curb and protect ou
We need to rid our seas of drift nets, patrol our waters to protect our fish stocks (food) from foreign powers, curb and protect ou
There should be some representation from the recreation fishing & boating side. I hope that the omission does not stem from t
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
The problem does not belong to the recreational angler but to the commerical fishing industry. In the Gulf of Mexico there are s
Please include the sportsfishers in policy. The economic contribution by sportsfishing is huge. The decisions will have an impac
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I Think This Taskforce is Shortsighted, In That it doesn't have representation of the Sportfishing community. The commercial F
To whom it may concern, I am one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regardi
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the NationalOcean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States and therefore a stakeholder, I am writing to express my deep concerns regard
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Every year recreational fisherman and boaters pa a fortune in fees and excise taxes that goes directly to conservation and fishe
As one of 60 million anglers in the US I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the Nayional Ocean and Great Lake
This just sounds like some nwo crap. The government is selling off our country. At the rate that we are going, this will be a com
Federal policy should require that state's related agencies work with environmental groups to provide marine reserves and prot
Polluting and abusing fragile ocean ecosystem has a deleterious effect. We applaud efforts to create comprehensive legislation
As one of over 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean
Dear Chair Sutley: Thank you for the opportunity to comment on the Interim Report of the Interagency Ocean Policy Task Forc
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I commend you for the recommendations in your Interim Report and submit the attached comments on behalf of the Alaska Oc
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States , I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and
Stewardship - Do not assume that all habitat discovery has occurred. It has not. The closest coral reefs to Washington, DC. ha
Taking away fishing rights for Americans is a Direct Violation of our Freedom to Choose where and how we take care of oursel
It is part of the American hertiage and freedom that so many have lived and died for since the first ships landed in America, to e
Recognition of recreational anglers should play an important part in the overall establiushment of national policy. The contribut
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Please urge President Obama to issue an Executive Order that establishes a comprehensive national policy that protects, main
Way To Go !!!
I recommend establishment of a panel of marine mammal and oceanographic experts with regional expertise on marine mamm
Thank you for your commitment to protect our nation's oceans, coasts and lakes. The interim policy addresses the critical need
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
The only possible issue with overfishing on the Great Lakes would come from Native American commercial netting operations.
In your proposal you are looking to preserve or "set aside" waters for preservation in coastal areas including the Great Lakes. I
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President Obama, Please help the Tribes of Alaska, we are in desperate need. Tribal Resolution From Our Village is Attache
It is of the utmost importance that Cape Wind's application for their use of Nantucket Sound meet and be included in ALL of the
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In regards to the nine priority objectives in the proposed implementation strategies; they represent a good start in restoring our
Interstate and interagency cooperation for controlling/managing the Mississippi watershed over the last 20 years has been a slo
On behalf of Kona Blue, I applaud and welcome the Interagency Ocean Policy Task Force’s initiative to develop a national poli
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As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As a recreational fisherman for most of my life, I want to express the importance of keeping ALL national waters open for recre
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We submit the attached comments on the Interim Report on behalf of NAMA. We work with fishing communities throughout Ne
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How could you? As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the Na
No I do not want our country to be apart of LOST! Tell Obama we are not interested in anything he is trying to be apart of and h
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the NationalOcean and G
I think it is absolutely nonsense..!!!! We fished all our lives in Outer Banks NC and now because of nonsense policy strategies-
Saving our great resources such as has been done with our National Parks should be continued with saving the view and open
Kudos for supporting ocean education....it is definitely needed!
I think that this policy is very unfair and will affect many people. One of the things that my Family and I love to do on the weeke
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
This plan outlines methods for obtaining more information about ocean issues, and for establishing more committees to make d
I respectively ask that your team include recreational fishing and boating as a key responsibly regulated activity in the oceans a
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I have had to watch the Vietnamese cull our waters with nets that are not legal and deplete our waters and yet nothing was don
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
You have completely ignored the huge impacts of recreational fishing on our oceans. Recreational fishing provides an extreme
You have completely ignored the huge impacts of recreational fishing on our oceans. Recreational fishing provides an extreme
I am a fisherman and an outdoorsman. I am concerned with National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
National Policy
I feel that it is about time that we become concerned about the oceans and the life within. Certainly, the cost and food from the
As part of the tremendous group of Americans that fish, we want to express our dismay and protest regarding the National Oce
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Designate Nantucket Sound a National Marine Sanctuary or Nantional monument. Sacred to Indians as well as people who live
While protecting ecosystems is key and adaptive management is an important tool, HSUS/HSI would like to see the Interagenc
Because it is rare for an exploited marine fish stock to occur solely in state waters, it is important that the federal government m
There is mounting evidence of continuing collapse of commercially valuable fish stocks. This can lead not only to a crisis in foo
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As a resident of coastal Louisiana experiencing the worst land loss in the country and as a community organizer advocating for
As a resident of coastal Louisiana experiencing the worst land loss in the country and as a community organizer advocating for
PLEASE RECOGNIZE THE IMPORTANT CONTRIBUTION RECREATIONAL FISHERMEN MAKE TO THE WELFARE OF OU
Subject: National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy             Required text: (This text will be included in your message) As one of 60 m
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
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Comments of Spectra Energy Corp on the Interim Report are attached
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million recreational anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National
Add two more priority objectives to read as follows: Water Quality Thresholds: Enhance water quality in the ocean, along our c
PROTECT OUR SOVEREIGNTY!! The UN Treaty and the Law of the Sea Treaty are not in the best interest of the United Stat
Also include the environmental concerns of using sonar and refuge disposal from the military, Navy and Coast Guard in particu
It is imperative that you solicit and integrate knowledge on issues related to regulation of our fisheries from recreational fishers.
It strikes me that the fact that considering the issue of energy in the context of sustainability should be overtly addressed in this
I am cocerned that recreational anglers voices have not been heard in this process. There are 60 million recreational in Americ
I am disapopinted to learn that the recent proposal on oceans and great lakes policy does not recognize, nor apparently even m
We support protecting our oceans and the environment in general. Protection of the natural resources can make jobs, too, and
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
The New England Fishery Management Council supports a more coordinated approach to ocean protection and management.
The NMFS bases most of their decisions on junk science. The people who actually fish and dive offshore will tell you that speci
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As angler in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I have been fishing the great lakes for many years. My grandfather and my father also fished them and my dad and I go togethe
Dear Sir / Madam, I am concerned that your proposal failed to recognize the significant contributions of recreational fishing or i
My wife & I own a modest home in Coos Bay, Oregon. I am a kayak angler & freediver who subsistence fishes on the Oregon c
Vote no on lost.
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Merely as a concerned citizen, I would like to put in a strong word in support of coordinating ocean policy on an international an
We all want clean water and healthy fishstocks, but this policy may TAKE AWAY the public's right to recreationally fish the ocea
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States and an avid Obama supporter, I am writing to express my deep concerns rega
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States and an avid Obama supporter, I am writing to express my deep concerns rega
Lost is a very bad vote no
Fisherman have the right to fish where they desire, obeying all laws, in this country. If I wanted to be told where to fish, and wh
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
ENSURE RECREATIONAL FISHERMAN WHO CONTRIBUTE GREATLY TO THE LOCAL ECONOMIES, ARE GIVEN THE S
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
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Re: informing decisions and improving understanding, and also re: ecosystem-based management, policy and implementation
Re: Informing decisions and improving understanding, adequate funding MUST be provided CONCURRENTLY with creation o
Re: Informing decisions and improving understanding, adequate funding MUST be provided CONCURRENTLY with creation o
Re: the need for stronger links between management and science, the development of marine protected areas (MPAs) MUST
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Subject: Adopt an executive order that implements the recommendations of the task force's interim report Dear Task Force me
Subject: Adopt an executive order that implements the recommendations of the task force's interim report Dear Task Force me
I belive the United States should maintain its long standing indepedence and NOT sign on to the Laws of The Sea Treaty. We
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
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Dear Interagency Ocean Policy Task Force, The Surfrider Foundation would like to thank you for your efforts to develop the Inte
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
You should not limit any fishing or limit any lands from fishing. Based on a national policy. THe individual states should be moni
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Government figures show there are 60 million recreational anglers in America. Please revise your agenda and/or mission state
As a recreational angler I am taken a back that the White House Interagency Ocean Task Force report fails to take into accoun
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Dear President Obama; Please consider the efforts from Rep Delahunt and our beloved Senator Kennedy to make Nantucket S
I am writing to express my concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the O
It is a serious mistake to omit recreational fishing from the national policy. The imporved coastal fishing in the Gulf and Atlantic
Please leave our recreation hunting and fishing alone. When Federal interrupts, it skews the system. I plan to hunt and fish fro
stop overfishing. stop pollution from businesses etc coming into the oceans. stop shark finning. stop cruise lines from trashing
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the NationalOcean and G
Very short notice and not enough input from the users
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the NationalOcean and G
You must consdier the impact of America's Sportfishing public. They contrubute $125 billion to the economey and MUST have
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
"Yes, and ...OCC": Fully agree with the entire report -- it’s a great wholistic and science-based approach to dealing with the
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I consider it imperative that the United States retain primary control of its coastal waters, including the Great Lakes. I am conce
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I read nothing in your interim report that discusses the importance of protecting the natural resources for recreational use by the
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Conservation efforts led by anglers for over 50 years in every state are an environmental success story that has no equal in the
As a disabled veteran and a subsistence/sports angler in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regardin
PLEASE, DO NOT sign the Law of the Sea Treaty , or put it into effect, haven't you given away enough of our rights as America
The United States must not make any policy that will put the UN in control of our recources, coastal, or other wise. We already
As one of the recreational anglers in the U.S., I am concerned about the National Ocean & Great Lakes Policy proposal recentl
I am totally against it, it does not make since. I am against giving the UN any thing, we already pay there bill and they do very lit
I am not happy with the direction noaa is heading in regards to recreational fishing in this country.
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million recreational anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National
October 14, 2009 Ohio Department of Natural Resources, Division of Wildlife Thank you for the opportunity to provide commen
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Riverkeeper applauds many of the goals and policies of the Interim Report, just issued by the Interagency Ocean Policy Task F
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Riverkeeper applauds many of the goals and policies of the Interim Report, just issued by the Interagency Ocean Policy Task F
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please refer to attached comments
I am trully sory you don't respect americans
Interim Report of the Interagency Ocean Policy Task Force. As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to ex
Commercial fishing needs to be regulated to keep areas and incomes from being depleted for future generations. Dont try to ab
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I am the Senior Biologist for the Whale and Dolphin Conservation Society and I offer my comments on behalf of WDCS and ou
As one of many millions of recreational fishermen around the country, I was extremely disappointed in the recent Oceans and G
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Dear Ocean Policy Task Force, Please find attached email comments from 228 citizens that we generated regarding your rece
Saltwater aquariums are luxury items found in homes and offices worldwide and stocked by fish from Hawaii’s and other co
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Another Obama "rush to legislation"?!?! How can you not even take into consideration the millions of recreational anglers in this
sounds good on paper.don't ever give anyone any power over the usa.no good will ever come of this.
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Excellent. It is about time that courage prevailed to help Mother Earth over deep-pocketed businessmen with only short-term pr
Ihave been a fisherman for a number of years and injoy the sport. If the NOAA wants to improve the fish stocks, then stop the i
As RECREATIONAL angler I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy pr
I believe that in reading the proposal, you have arrived at some conclusion that are flawed. You have not talked to anyone invol
I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by
I am deeply concerned about the possibility of closing fishable waters to recreational fishing when it seems to be unnessasary.
By adding Nantucket Sound to your National Policy you will be excluding wind farms from these pristeen waters. Wind farms, p
Recreational anglers have been supporting sound science based fishing regulation and management for over 100 years in the
Leave all recreational fishing matters up to the individual states for policy and enforcement.!!!!!
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I'm not happy with the National Ocean frame work for no conversation in our waters. As a recrecation fisherman and my family
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I work in the Marine Industry in Florida and know hundreds of recreational fisherman. Please include the interest of this group w
You must have lost your collective minds. On a scale of 1 to 10 I give you less than zero.
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Please consider ground water runoff and sewage that is being dumped into our oceans. Limit that to a minimum and the ocean
Please pay attention - As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding th
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
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Nantucket Sound in Massachusetts needs to be added to the list of future national parks and protected areas. It is an area of h
Sample comments      As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns rega
It is impossible to "enhance the sustainability of ocean and coastal economies and preserve our maritime heritage" without hea
Make sure you include organizations for recreational fishermen such CCA and Tides in order to make national policy that will im
Please get good representation from people who will represent the interest of recreational sport fishermen. Sport Fishing does
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As a life long 58 year old angler in S. Texas lakes and the Gulf, I am appalled that you have apparently not considered the vast
No deal. no more perocacracy. No more power to the UN.
I'm 100% against any National Policy that would make waters under the federal goverment. I have been fishing freely for years
I strongly support your new and more balanced and sensible guidelines and policy. GOOD JOB!
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Without having read the complete document and trying to understand what different press releases state, I will try to make sens
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I believe that this new policy will change not only the US but also the World’s Ocean policy. In this sense we sincerely respe
I believe that this new policy will change not only the US but also the World’s Ocean policy. In this sense we sincerely respe
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I ask that a panel of marine mammal and oceanographic experts with regional expertise on marine mammal density, habitat
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I do not think this "Taskforce" is a good idea. We do not need more rules and regulations or oversite on the recreational fisherm
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the NationalOcean and G
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Please see attached letter. In summary, we believe this is a excellent and long-overdue National Policy. We believe, though, t
I believe that restricting recreational fishing would be unreasonable. Recreational fishing has been constrained by laws, fish cat
I am a conservation minded fisherman. I am worried about the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently releas
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Whew!!!!!!!! The interim report encompasses all that needs to be done and redresses a flaw in the Oceans and Human Health
Message Recipients: U.S. Senators U.S. House Representative Nancy Sutley, Council on Environmental Quality, Chair, Chair
Dear President Obama, In accordance with your campaign promise to preserve our precious national resources, (Alaskan fore
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Ecological integrity and safety interests of sovereigns adjacent to the United States may conflict with proposed commercial inte
we started out as gcca, a group of fishermen that saved the fish and fishing in Texas, now on all coasts. We've spent our mon
I would recommend including groups such as the Coastal Conservation Association (CCA) in the process of coordinating our o
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
The proposed policy is flawed in that it does not recognize the important role and contributions of recreational anglers to the con
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Restriction on recreational fishing should be totally seperated from those pertaining to commercial. Recreational fishing repres
Implementation Strategies
As one of millions anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding this policy. There has been
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Please do not weaken our national sovereignty by joining the LOST convention. We need to stay clear of unilateral treaties of th
I am writing to express my concern regarding National Ocean & Great Lakes Policy Proposa recently released. The proposal fa
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I am vehemently opposed to the United States signing, or being a party to, LOST.
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
To avoid unintended impacts, proposed methodologies should incorporate controlled experimentation on small scales to asses
To avoid unintended impacts, proposed methodologies should incorporate controlled experimentation on small scales to asses
The Interagency Ocean Policy Taskforce needs to review and provide remediation recommendations on the impacts of Light P
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
How can a scientific, well thought out, well researched decision be made in 90 days that encompases so many issues in so ma
To avoid unintended impacts, proposed methodologies that alter habitats should incorporate controlled experimentation on sma
We must stop the degradation of our oceans immediately. Whatever that costs in business will be nothing compared to the cos
I am disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recre
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I am opposed to government oversight any more than it already is for rod and reel fishing.
I am opposed to government oversight any more than it already is for rod and rell fishing.
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I don't feel that the government has any rights restricting me from using a god given resourse. If this administration wants to re
I am one of many anglers in America writing to express my concerns about the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy propos
Why is the recreational angler being ignored by the Task Force?
I applaud the formation of an agency to formulate a national policy and provide oversight of our coastal waterways and the Grea
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the NationalOcean and G
failing to take in the conservation efforts of several million recreational and professional fisherman is a major error and flaw in th
Restore...Protect...Preserve...Sustain...Organic...Local...I do vote...I am a resident of Mendocino County...I am a Licensed Anim
Do not discount the economical and conservation impact that recreational fishermen have when drafting this legislation. There
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Please include recreational fishing in all policies concerning coastal resources. Any omission of would be an economic set back
From the effects of climate change to fish conservation, to water quality along the U.S. coastlines, many ocean areas are in tro
Subject: National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy           As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express m
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I have read the Sept 10 draft of the Interium Report on the Interagency of Ocean Policy Task Force. Although I agree w/ many
Poorly controlled commercial fishing, poor logging practices, and dams built without fish ladders have decimated our wild stock
I am a sports fisherman, for over 40years I have fished the ocean. I have not been asked for comment about controls or constr
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of the 60 million recreational anglers in thes United States, I want to experss my concerns regarding the National Ocean
I as an American citizen,fisherman,and believer in everything our flag stands for, hope and pray that each and every member o
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Ensure ecosystem-based management, coastal and marine spatial planning and adaptive management based on the best ava
It is heartbreaking that our government is eliminating more freedoms from the same people who elect you. I have been fishing
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Aloha: Attached are the comments of the Board of Directors of the Hawaii Aquaculture Association. Thank you.                Ron
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the NationalOcean and G
Not in favor
As one of millions of anglers in the United States, I am want to express my concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great L
Please slow down on your rush to make changes without getting all people involved. Our fisheries are very important and I don
I am a conservationist who loves the outdoors. I believe that recreational activities like responsibly-managed and regulated rec
This is wrong needa more time and in the public eyes
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
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Development of Implementation Plans My comment is a question. I see in the report about very plans that you decide do them.
Please keep, or even strengthen, the current educational parameters as outline in the draft.
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Law of the Sea Treaty(LOST). Let me get this right- give 41% of all ocean resources to the UN, American companies would ha
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
What the hell are you idiots thinking not including recreational fisheries impact on the economy and benefit to the environment e
Here we go again, trying to make something happen without input from the one group that know more about it than all the gove
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
We would like to speak with your Taskforce regarding the global green expeditions we are creating for cleaning up the Great Pa
I am writing to let you know that I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, econ
Please help to maintain our oceans, lakes and rivers for responsible use by recreational anglers rather than submitting solely to
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I support the new National Ocean Policy recommendations.
Thank you for your commitment to protect our nation's oceans, coasts and lakes. The interim policy addresses the critical need
Recreational fishing is the largest sport in the United States, but I don't see any sepcific language wihtin the interim report addre
Literature Review on Ocean Acidification/Climate Change addressing: Page 7, Nine Priority Objectives. Implementation Strate
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I have been a resident of coastal Louisiana all my life. My father taught me how to fish when I was about 4 years old. I have be
I have been a resident of coastal Louisiana all my life. My father taught me how to fish when I was about 4 years old. I have be
Designate Nantucket Sound and Vineyard Sound National Marine Sanctuary or National Monument. Nantucket Sound must be
Designate Nantucket Sound and Vineyard Sound National Marine Sanctuary or National Monument. Nantucket Sound must be
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I am delighted by the word I received on September 18, it was an historic day for our oceans. President Obama's Ocean Polic
                       behalf of the Coastal-Marine Ecosystem-Based Management Tools Network (www.ebmtools.org), a
I am writing to you onhttp://www.whitehouse.gov/assets/formsubmissions/106/199f4ddeeac545dba8cb03966edee62e.doc volun
                       behalf of the Coastal-Marine Ecosystem-Based Management Tools Network (www.ebmtools.org), a
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please don't take our fishing away from us! we have been working real hard here in the panhandle of florida building reefs for th
Please recognize the recreational fisherman's contributions to conservation and our impact on the local economy. Please recon
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the NationalOcean and G
Fishermen do more for conservation than just harvest the resource. Please provide a policy that will help guide the individual S
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of more than 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National O
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I'm very concerned about the path taken towards recreational fishing in this country. Fishing is integral to families and business
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
need to take more time for more input from all involved
Why is it that once again the average american is left out?I see reference to many organized groups that exploit our fishery res
International Law of the Seas must be respected. The united States has no hegemony over international waters.
A comprehensive approach to protect, maintain and enhance our ocean, coastal and Great Lakes must include a strong focus
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
The omission of recreational fishing as a key element of the policy is a critical mistake by the drafters. Unless fishing is added
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Attached please find comments from the Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego on the Interim Report of the Intera
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Please support the new ocean policy recommendations to keep waters as clean as possible--so much more needs to be done.
The Ocean Policy described here seems well thought out and thorough and would provide clear coordinated national guidance
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I am but one of 60 million anglers in the United States, and among two hundred million outdoor enthusiasts and hunters- a full t
I am but one of 60 million anglers in the United States, and among two hundred million outdoor enthusiasts and hunters- a full t
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
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As an Environmental Planner, I have been writing extensively on the need for Comprehensive Coastal Planning. With wind res
As an Environmental Planner, I have been writing extensively on the need for Comprehensive Coastal Planning. With wind res
As an Environmental Planner, I have been writing extensively on the need for Comprehensive Coastal Planning. With wind res
Please take recreational fishing into account when divising any new plans concerning our oceans, lakes and streams. Fisherm
Thank you for the opportunity to comment. I am attaching recommendations in the form of a PDF on behalf of the America’s W
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As one of millions of anglers in this country, I am writing to express my great concern regarding the National Ocean and Great
Let's see...NO! comes to mind, then NO! again!!!!! So, what you are saying is that each and every state with coastal water regu
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Fully committed to ensuring that this partnership continues and is enhancedas new initiatives or issues arise.
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Fully committed to ensuring that this partnership continues and is enhancedas new initiatives or issues arise.
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
NOAA, you should be ashamed. As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns re
I am writing to experss my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by
What follows this paragraph is merely the boilerplate from the CCA website, However, I did want to express in my own word tha
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I believe this document should promote knowledge and encourage instruction on water sheds, water quality, and sustainable pr
Dear Sirs/Madams: I am very concerned with the current trend of our national government acting on flawed and out dated data
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
what are you people doing ,I thought we are going save the planet and go save every thing for the future. Are you guys nuts or
i am one of over 60 million anglers in the united states, i concerned rearding the national ocean and great lakes policy task for
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the NationalOcean and G
As a lifelong commercial fisherman and the represntative of over 1150 members of the crewmens associationI implore you to in
As a lifelong commercial fisherman and the represntative of over 1150 members of the crewmens associationI implore you to in
While I do support the intentions of the INTERAGENCY OCEAN POLICY TASK FORCE: INTERIM REPORT, I ask you to inclu
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
This sound crazy to me. Why would the White House want to control somethig they have no idea about. Hasn't it worked for the
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
In the same way that the federal government democratized the National Parks System--by opening them to automobiles and en
Commercial fishing has had the greatest impact upon the decimation of fisheries. By the sheer size of the effort and the comm
Upon review, your vague report has no substance but does have enough language to clearly see a developing hierarchy within
Constitutionality?
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Please see attached document.
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Please include recreational anglers in your topics.
Subject: National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy          As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express m
As a Certified Fishery Biologist with the American Fisheries Society and veteran field biologist as well as the editor of a fishing m
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
It is imperative that the recreational angler is considered when setting policy concerning fresh and saltwater matters.
Please pay attention to the CCA & recreational fisherman. We're the one's that usually take the best care of the ecosystem.
You really need to get a clue to what you plan to implement before you pass this bill. This is a big mistake and a move in the w
I support the TAskforce study and its results! It is time for us to have a comprehensive policy of our oceans. Thank you.
October 15, 2009 Interagency Ocean Policy Task Force Executive Office of the President Council on Environmental Quality W
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Obviously, it is vitally important to protect our oceans. Think about how much of the world they occupy and their importance to
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Please Protect Nantucket Sound! Ted Kennedy was against the Wind Farm in Nantucket Sound and so am I! Horseshoe Sho
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I applaud the Interagency Ocean Policy Task Force for their Interim Report of September 10, 2009. My concern is true effectiv
I applaud the Interagency Ocean Policy Task Force for their Interim Report of September 10, 2009. My concern is true effectiv
THE FOLLOWING IS WHY THE NATIONAL OCEAN COUNCIL MUST CONTROL THE NAVY'S ACTIVITIES IN WHALE ARE
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Living on the coast of Maine makes clear to me that a national policy for the environmental safety of our coasts and the living sp
It seems as though this is a terrible idea. To give up another large chunk of our sovereignty to the UN is unacceptable. some ot
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As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of
The single most obvious flaw in the report is the omission of responsibly regulated recreational fishing as a key activity for the o
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States and owner operator of a small business that manufactures fishing equipment,
Fish farming should be highly controlled, limited to smaller projects, and offshore projects should be banned.
Nantucket Sound must be included in the national ocean plan.
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
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Please find attached Turtle Island Restoration Network's detailed comments on the Interim Report of the Ocean Task Force co
#1.A new federal bureaucracy with extensive ability to control our country in many ways—a huge new power grab. #2. The vag
                         not necessarily mean privatization. Elinor Ostrom's work shows how the resource could be managed
Catch Shares should http://www.whitehouse.gov/assets/formsubmissions/106/c6983a4a2498428b8e4b8f68fd29c643.pdf by th
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
LUMPING RECREATIONAL FISHING IN WITH COMMERCIAL INTERESTS MAKES NO SENSE WHAT SO EVER PLESE CO
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I am one of more than 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National
Please do everything possible to keep the waters of Lake Michigan & all of the great lakes open for fishing & water receration.
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Absolutely Not! The Law of the Sea Treaty (LOST) would give ownership of 41% of the planet’s area to the United Nations. The
I find the policy very interesting. The only service this policy will provide is jobs for more politicians. Why not try making some s
I find the policy very interesting. The only service this policy will provide is jobs for more politicians. Why not try making some s
As a recreational fisherman, I am writing to worries about the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently release
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Please pay attention to the positive impacts of recreational fishermen and provide adequate protection for the interests of this g
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
  As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and
I do not want the U.N. to govern the seas. This is a group of unelected officials (elected by the citizens of each nation) who, in r
Policy suggestions: 1. Explicitly recognize the role of recreational fishing, sportboat, and commercial fishing and aquaculture. 2.
I have read the interim report, and as one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns r
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
The Great Lakes Commission appreciates the White House and Interagency Ocean Policy Task Force’s efforts to formulat
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As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the NationalOcean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
To Whom It May Concern, I am one of 60 million anglers in the U.S. and if a new National Policy somehow restricts the use of
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I support all the effort possible to clean up our world. But why doe Obama steal all my ideals and claim them as his own. Tim L
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I have some concerns about the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal that was recently released by the Ocean Pol
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The oceans are critically in need of being saved.
You must consider the recreational or sport fisherman when implimenting any policies. The sport fisherman is the only fisherma
I feel that many of the policies and decisions are knee jerk reactions that are destroying the recreational fihsing and boating ind
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the NationalOcean and G
                         the report of the IOPT is rushed in its preparation as everything this administration does. Overlooking
As an avid fisherman http://www.whitehouse.gov/assets/formsubmissions/106/c3c8750059e24c7da7cc27817d42e0e9.pdf the
Recreational and subsistence fishing links me to every generation of my family since Ellis Island. In my lifetime, concerned coa
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Let's not forget that people, fisherman included, come first and fishing is the ultimate exercise of freedom.
  As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the NationalOcean a
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
More emphasis should be given to recreational fishermen. We have a huge economic impact, and seemingly little consideratio
I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Stay out of the UN's ocean policy. Why should they get the rights to what's in the ocean?
I encourage the task force to implement anything that would improve, maintain and conserve all aspects of our waters and for a
My name is Tony Costa, Hawaii Nearshore Fishermen. We appreciate the opportunity to comment on this National Ocean Poli
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States and Deputy Director of Michigan United Conservation Clubs and its 400 affiliat
National Policy
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The AVMA comments on the FR Doc. E9-22868: Interim Report of the Interagency Ocean Policy Task Force are attached.
We are a voice that can not,and should not be silenced.Do not underestimate the good we recreational anglers can do if we are
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Too much info to rush through in 90 days and a window too small for public review. Recreational fishing and fishermen contribu
     As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National O
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Please see attached written testimony. Oral testimony given at Honolulu meeting on September 29, 2009.
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As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
You need to consider who supports the conservation effort. It is the sports fisherman not the commercial fishing industries. Do
Comments on Interim Reportâ€‖How to deliver on call for improved communication, coordination, and integration Dear Task F
First, I applaud the work of the Interagency Ocean Policy Task Force for its exciting and phenomenal output in 90 short days. Y
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As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
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As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Once again, the impact of recreational fishing, both economic and environmental, is largley ignored when establishing national
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The US National Harmful Algal Bloom Committee (NHC) supports the goals and recommendations outlined in the Interim Repo
I am totally against it.
As one of many 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean
I am very concerned regarding the policies under consideration at this time by our public officials that will determine how recrea
As it relates to the Governance Advisory Committee, there should be further consideration that having only two at-large tribal re
As a recreational angler in my country, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lake
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
NEVER give up our sovereighnty to anyone,any organization ,country or "AGENDA" that is less than created OF God!!! The "A
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Implementation Strategies
I am really disturbed by the way you are rushing the new National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal of the Ocean Policy
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I feel that the Taskforce's product is severely flawed in the following areas: 1. No mention of sports fishers' economic, environm
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Dear Sir or Madam, Thank you for giving me the opportunity to voice my opinion regarding Ocean Policy Task Force. I have be
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
You cannot manage what you have already been entrusted with relative to conservation. Leave it to the individual states of this
please do not do this. this report fails to take comments about it impact on fishermen like me on the west coast. i find this to be
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Ocean is vital to climage change and development of economy.
Very important
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and
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Please enter letter attached into record. thank you. Wayne
Subject: National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy          Required text: (This text will be included in your message) As one of 60 m
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I'm quite concerned about the apparent omission of significant representation of the recreational sportfishing community here: t
The report states that part of our national policy should be to: "[c]ooperat[e] and exercis[e] leadership at the international level,
90% of the recreational anglers are very law abiding and help the enviorment in there efforts to fish OUR waters, How in the wo
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
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As one of aprox. 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocea
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I will be attending the meeting of the Task Force on Oct. 19 in New Orleans. I have completed a letter which I will present at tha
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I oppose entering into any treaty or policy with the United Nations that would compromise our Sovereignty. The Law of the Sea
Framework for Policy Coordination
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
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Comment submitted by hand at Hawaii Public Hearing
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
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The attached document was a letter to the editor of the Cape Cod Times and published earlier this month in the editorial sectio
Stop Fishing with Gill-nets everywhere.It is not a sustainable .It takes to much life away in such a short amount of time .This fish
Please do not take away a resource that families have enjoyed for their entire lives and wish to pass on to their children and gra
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
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AS A SPORT FISHERMAN I DO NOT THINK THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT SHOULD BE INVOLVE WITH FISHING RIGHT
NO F******G WAY!!!!
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I would like to address the MLPA in California. I have been enjoying fishing since I was 3 years old. I took all of my children fish
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Please support strong ecosystem-based management through the use of Marine Spatial Planning. Also please consider adding
Honorable I.O.P. Taskforce, The United States needs to maintain its independence from foreign entanglements - this was the p
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see attached comments in PDF
The USA does not need to take part in LOST. The UN does not need 41% of earth's area. LOST would further damage the wo
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
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This comment was submitted by hand at the HI Public Hearing.
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I do support a new ocean policy
While I can't disagree with any of the generic wording of the Policy, I have to wonder if the setup for implementation is top heav
The negitive effects of commercial long line fishing has to be addressed.. The gulf coast is the natural spauning bed for tuna, a
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
DO NOT FORGET THE RECREATIONAL ANGLER!
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See attached comments of the Bay Conservation and Development Commission.
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
I am one of 60 million recreational anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the Nation
Ban offshore Fish farms as commercial enterprises which endanger native stock, spread disease, and endanger the ecology. S
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Thank you for your efforts to protect our oceans. I ask that you please suspend naval weapons testing and SONAR activity unti
This plan will need to be a generational challenge. It is paramount to educate the populous to the long and short term necessitie
As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and G
Please use better foresight as opposed to rushed judgement. we as anglers, surfers, swimmers, boaters, families and concern
 a common vision for governing the 4.4 million square miles of America's marine waters. thank you for the report.
 ever, we can only control our own coastal and inland waters. So lets show the world what a really great ocean conservation policy we have
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one! the oceans are so polluted as it is we might never be able to undo the damage done, it is the responsibility of every country to take an a

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s report and it's recommendations- there is so much emphasis in this report of how vital the oceans and it's connecting waters are to us- as a
T CANT REALLY BE TRUE, " CAN IT " ALAN L. FRENCH
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 he recreational angler--we are at least as important to your consideration as the commercial fishing industry. It is critical that you develop a b

world invirnment. The project in the sound will dredge more that 1 million sq yds or ocean bottom to make islands to put the wind mills on. this

California State water policy are directly linked. The people who have interests in these areas like farmers, commercial fishermen and the env
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 he Mississippi River. Saint Louis Missouri would be a good place to start. Eliminate chemical discharges from chemical plants, make them
Lakes priority. This needs to be included as a key policy component.
Lakes priority. This needs to be included as a key policy component.
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 & Great Lakes policy does not account for the value of conservation, social and economic contributions of recreational fishing. This should b
creational fishing and boating priveledges in this country, either now or anytime in the future!!!
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 nce to maintaining the viability of sport fishing or obtaining input from the millions of people whose income and/or recreation depends on spo
his pasttime, but on the TAX revenues generated directly and indirectly by recreational sports fishing. Saltwater anglers contribute billions of
, respect, maintain and restore the oceans, coasts and Great Lakes with a science-based approach. After the last eight years of political cro
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ves vital to the health of the world’s oceans and coasts, and is already a participant in many ocean-related international treaties and agre
be done to protect the oceans before we poolute and/or kill everything living in the oceans. The medical waste washing up on beaches is un
 ;and put us under treaties we have not signed. Get us out of the u.n. Most of the countries there hate us and want to destroy us. Do not join

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tainability of our ocean resources. For me, the most pressing concern is ocean acidification. Amelioration of ocean acidification must be a ke
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 n marine mammal density, habitat suitability, and /or distribution modeling to be established to determine geographic areas and seasons t
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 S., I have deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy recently from the Ocean Policy Task Force. It seems the Ta
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sport fish when I was 4 yrs old. Now living in Dallas, I enjoy fishing our local lakes . I still fly in every year to Chgo and Lake Erie to do my ann
 e constitution does not provide the federal government the authority to legislate such policies. I know this is not what the many commentors
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ress my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I
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GIVE UP ANY CONTROL OF THE SEA,COASTLINES OR ANY TRIBUTARIES THAT WE DOMINATE! THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT NE
e overall tone and direction of this effort. It is an important step toward providing safe and productive oceans for generations to come.
 nds off certain things. Here in louisiana, Recreational Fishing is a majorincome for this state. It was nearly ruined by the Gill Netter's of the co
ng the U.N. owner ship of 41% of oceans is about the dumbest thing I have ever heard. That is called giving away our sovereignty. Whatever
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
 ding ocean resources. Almost everyone in the Gulf States fishes. Where better to get the public support, finances, and ideas for coastal co
 hey've been around longer than the continents, everything in the ocean has evolved in respect to them. Its great yall are helping the oceans,
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ny decision making regarding man's entry and alteration of the sea. Cape Wind is a proposed public safety hazard in conflict with NEPA th
   be covered by National Ocean Policy. A national policy could not be complete without including such a major body of water as the Sound, e
e who takes care of something, appears frequently in the Interim Report. I'm applying what I've learned from personal experience in national
 ed a response about Healthcare! HA) Anyway, I am FOR the wind farm concept. I am also for rules for such farms located in our oceans. H
 d. It needs thorough public review. I can already see that there is no mention of recreational fishing and the contributions recreational fisher
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al heritage and degraded Pacific Ocean. We are currently being assaulted by horrendous naval training demands, inauspicious state regulati
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s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. As an outdoor writer an
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 I think it is excellent that the Task Force is holding public meetings, but I think it is more important that they hear from each of the major stak
 licy regarding our National Oceans and the Great Lakes. More than 60 million outdoors men have been supporting conservation and fish m
mits on hook and line catch. Rec Fishing has declined a bit in popularity among the public and really does not pose a threat to our fisheries
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gement. Any restrictions on use, harvest, and protection of marine life should be based on scientific data of the resources in each proposed
 t engage all stakeholder groups. Specifically, recreational boaters and fishermen seem to have been left out of the process. In the US, thes
e jobs and the financial benefits it brings to the area. It must also recognize the great strides made in the Great Lakes waters due to the self
 uy lands and protect our waters. Every time a recreational fisherman, who's voices are being left out of this discussion, spends money, it goe
shing and commercial fishing. Recreational fishing generates more than a million jobs and more than five billion in revenue through excise ta
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 o express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Fo

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ncy and Adaptation to Climate Change and Ocean Acidification. "Restoration" is a vain hope when the baseline condition has changed and w
ares me to death! That report of 38 pages was very repetitious and could have been condensed to about 6 pages. So far, it seems that a lot o
conomy. Nantucket Sound is home to various endangered species and Nantucket is home to the most endangered species in the state. If th
 public waters or seize control of public waters in this regard. It will just simply put, be a shame and erase so many positive things that have

  States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the O
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needs to encompass all coastal and ocean resources and needs to be completed prior to permitting any specific projects like the Cape Wind
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FMC Snapper/Grouper AP and I am the President of the Palm Beach County Chapter of the Coastal Conservation Association of Florida. As
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
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man. The $82 billion put into the economy every year by these fishermen only enhances these resources. There is no way that a bunch of be
Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significa
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 hermen does not need federal policing. There is a n existing network of state and local agencies that already do a terrific job. Fisherman are
d Great Lakes Policy Dear Chair Sutley: As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regardin
economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy componet. As one of 60 Million Anglers in the US a
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
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  is fiscally irresponsible because it will result in the need for another expensive and counter-productive federal bureaucracy. It runs counter
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e. I certainly don't want the Federal Gov't to remove my dreams by their INTRUSIVE POLICIES into my private life! My grandkids don't need
e. I certainly don't want the Federal Gov't to remove my dreams by their INTRUSIVE POLICIES into my private life! My grandkids don't need
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
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 ishermen's conservation efforts have made a very large difference--this is obvious by species (redifish & tarpon) coming back to the Texas G
ach for Americans to have any vote in its decisions, while we can be heavily affected and taxed by its outcomes. Keep control of our local wa
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
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wn. In the last 10 years i have seen one of the founding industries and sports in this country absolutly destroyed, not by improper manageme
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 s a bad one, and I oppose it wholeheartedly. This one, while it is couched in innocent terms in the above heading, would give control of the w
 altwater fishermen. I have fished in the Gulf of Mexico for the last 20 years, and have observed first hand the genuine stewardship and coop
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
en the protection of our oceans and their economic uses, particularly where responsible energy production is concerned. In Oceans Policy d
 ecreational anglers in the U.S.A.. I am also very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic a
 press my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force.
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
s important contributions--economic, conservation, and social--and I believe it deserves consideration. In our Pacific Northwest fisheries, the
orelines? What makes you think that the Federal Government can improve on their current strategies? The people that LIVE in these areas

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 -Our oceans are dying!
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  fishing with my wife and two young boys.I have had the privledge of growing up on one of the international waterways and have been a part
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the Oregon coast. I also spend thousands of dollars each year contributing to the Oregon coastal economy that is very depressed. I am shoc

saltwater creeks and sounds around Savannah, GA. I am shocked that the recently released National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy by the

my deep concerns regarding the NationalOcean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am ve
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 he United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently release
 deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very
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 g life in and around our ocean and great lakes resources. First of all not all change is bad which is reflected in the report. Given that stateme
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ch shares and Marine Reserves. Sport fishers pay a majority of the costs of management through direct fees and excise taxes. Sport fisher
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
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 financial input to the fishing industry. Your approach makes you look like George W Bush all over a gain.
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 is significant social and economic benefit that results from recreational angling, that this plan fails to recognize.
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Americans, I'm very concerned with how the process for ocean policy has transpired. It's clear that outside lobbyist (Pew Foundation) is influ
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 d as a key component of any national oceans policy. please do not sell out to commercial fishing lobbiests again. we the little people must h
 tilizing wind power to generate electricity. However, the location chosen by Cape Wind will significantly impact the aesthetics and spiritual be
 ible for their actions.Unfortunately the U.S is responsible for all the mercury in our seas so we should lead the clean up efforts along with Ca
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views into consederation. As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the NationalO
 rom control of unwanted vegetation. see www.cameroncolson.com www.grenawaycontrol.com search hydro Mechanical obliteration or H_
  es is a huge concern to our fishery in Southern California as well as it is the rest of the United States. I urge you to take into consideration th
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 olicy making subordinate agencies. If they are non functioning, then they need to be corrected internatlly rather than set at odds with conflict
erns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappoint
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aws. Not the best available science of the past. Averages are choking Business Land And Sea up and down the Gulf Coast. IE: include artif
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f all types, including subsistence anglers. Damage to the various fish stocks has been caused by industrial fishing and not recreational angli
Jackson Place, NW Washington, DC 20503 Subject: Adopt an executive order that implements the recommendations of the task force's inte
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al over harvest for decades has put our resource in the perilous position that it is in today. To continue to allow a very small interest to plunde
cially and otherwise of the recreational sport fishing industry in the development of this policy. Further I am taken aback by the extremely sho
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 f Engineers, US Fish and Wildlife etc.] should assume the lead role in identifying appropriate uses of ocean and estuarine space for energy d
kes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the sign
ecure the health of our oceans and fresh-water systems. Please be sure to address the following in regards to Conditions in the Arctic: Env
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 se that are willing to give of their time and work to make a difference.
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 oo much vegetation to disturb. Thank you.
ner of a boat dealership. First off, cities tax anything and everything we use or don't use to conduct business. Second, the state taxes anythin
 of USA . Sport fishing support many local bussiness and provideds millionons of hours of familes enjoying outdoors. I do not support any as
 olicies that will affect the Northern California ocean and that the Navy be required to follow the same environmental rules as others in their N
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t

s regarding the NationalOcean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
  nightmeir . It would never off set it's costs and would contribute very little to energy neeeds . It's negative effects on the local ecconoy would
 natural resources. The recent release of the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy by the Ocean Policy Task Force was quite distressing

 responsible sportfishing as an important use of coastal waters. Sportfishermen are natural and enduring advocates for healthy waters, and h
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
 ring 60 million Americans who have contributed more environmentally than anyone else. As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I
our coastal waters of the oceans or great lakes. I visit Florida twice each year and purchase an annual salt water fishing license. In the five
  separate category when setting regulations that apply to offshore industry and commercial fishing. Please don't make it a "rich man's sport"
s regarding the NationalOcean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
RLY TO EVEN CONSIDER THE IMPACT OF AND TO RECREATIONAL FISHING. THIS IS LUDICROUS AND SHOULD BE CORRECTED
  of "chatter" referencing the fact that environmental groups seem to have a seat at the table, while recreational guys have been completely s
 a closed ear to many of the problems that have been brought to it. Such as the exotic creatures that the bilges from foreign ships have dum
a closed ear to many of the problems that have been brought to it. Such as the exotic creatures that the bilges from foreign ships have dump
 all economy.
ation would be a serious mistake. The trends of the current administration to play nice and be liked are not worth the cost of what we give up
 cerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappoi
handling virtually any of the authority or stewardship they have been given, and the Law of the Sea Treaty is too broad in its scope and too da
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
erns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointe
 States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the O
s regarding the NationalOcean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
de for local scientific fisheries personnel to manage their own resource without interference from Federal regulations or mandates from peop
dy and set the appropriate limits, which are following by anglers. Many times we catch fish that are too small to keep or occasionally too larg

s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
  and Great Lakes Policy proposal which was recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. The task force failed to recognize the signifi

 ly separate a d distinct entities and should be handled as such.
arth has been part of my family for years. To give it away to one individual is not fair. It needs to be preserved and granted eternal freedom fr
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
 hing's contribution to incliding but not limited to conservation and economic impact we have ...........which is significant. For years we have s
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 on't really care or count. As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National
my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am ve
on of our National Sovereignty to any foreign body, ESPECIALLY the UN! DO NOT join the Law of the Sea Treaty!
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 e are. To not specifically address recreational angling makes this an incomplete study. Given the amount of jobs and communities that non
 y put commercial interests before sound policy
 h tend to drive decision making as well as research and policy. Participants in the fishery through to the consumer, most of whom are many
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 fisheries than commericial fisherman are. also, recreational fisherman spent much more money and create many more jobs than commercia
  the regulation has not considered cumulative impacts and sustainability. It is imperative that we develop a comprehensive and coordinated
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 ne to live on both coasts in my lifetime. Rachel Carson has been a hero of mine since high school. Like Spike Lee says, "Do the right thing!
sting recreational fishing economy. Do not take a ridiculous preservation approach which would ruin both the boating and fishing industries.
 orrectly. I don't fully understand how you try to illegitimately BAN recreational fishing! That means that 1/4 of the USA's people will be in jail b
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
  ld have the power to restrict commercial/recreational fishing. As in every case, improvements can be made, but this would be an abuse of p
 mercial and recreational fishermen. We need a sustainable resource that is accessible to all. Presently there are thousands of restrictions o

s been in our family for generations & I'm teaching the next one. What would be next? taking parks away from kids?
  time for study and comments should be allowed for something this important. I also find it frustrating that there is no consideration of the va
n and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. The Policy does a lot of great things, but I am very dis
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er CCA policies, more abundant, healthier fish game fish than ever. And now, Washington wants to control this sportsman activity, like every
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
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 tates. We are headed for a financial crisis the likes of which have never been seen. This, sir, will fall squarely on your shoulders. The Law
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E TO TAKE ALL OF THE FREEDOMS AWAY FROM THE PEOPLE OF THESE UNITED STATES ! THE RESOURCES OF THE UNITED S
E TO TAKE ALL OF THE FREEDOMS AWAY FROM THE PEOPLE OF THESE UNITED STATES ! THE RESOURCES OF THE UNITED S
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
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st global warming issue. The report looks like a way to create another vast government bureaucracy. You should seek advice from those w
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
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 Fathers and sons/ daughters across the nation look forward to every weekend that they can spend together fishing and just being in the outd
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our government will hurry policies through constantly without considering all aspects. The recreational angler keeps very small and large bus
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 September 10, 2009. In the report I noticed that mention is not made of the recreational fishing industry and its role in the current and future
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Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize
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e United States, I want you to know I do not kill any fish I and my family are not planning to eat. We take special care to NOT leave anything
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
 rce. The contributions to our fisheries by recreational fishermen cannot be overlooked when considering the significant conservation efforts,
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he 1982 Law of the Sea Treaty is bad policy in that it surrenders U.S. sovereignty to organizations and powers not accountable to the Americ
 wortless organization that has done nothing for world peace other than add another layer of corruption. With this in mind. The United State
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men, 60 million strong, are responsible for billions of dollars in expenditures and support fisheries management with their fishing licenses. Th
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 t's tributaries. It is both relaxing, exciting, and informative. I use the waters primarily for fishing, and occassionly pleasure boating. I purchase
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
s regarding the NationalOcean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. THIS IS NUTS!!!!! I am v
 eased by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I feel betrayedand very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant ECONOMI
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deration. There are 60 MILLION of us and we VOTE. The president can rest assured he will not get re-elected if he steps on the rights of all w

glish not lawyer talk)I'm trying to be patient with you,but your making it difficult and you are hurting my feelings.
eep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very di
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed
 e fishing trip in Louisiana now costs nearly $200 with no guarantee of any catch at all. Offshore trips are even higher. Certain species have
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s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
 ffer the following observations. While each policy issue addressed in the Report is essential and appropriate there is a glaring omission rega
waterways and in the ocean. I just do not see why we need another Federal Agency to do what this task force wants to do. A good example


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mmittee isn't biased against seeking the truth.
ess my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I a
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
roposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant cons
 eational fishing. Its impact on the nation's economy is as important as any coorporation.
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
ay too much power over our waters.. While some portion may be very well intended, portions of this policy would be to support the Law of th
health of ocean, coastal, and Great Lakes ecosystems and resources, enhances the sustainability of ocean and coastal economies, preserve
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 the grounds that it was the product of an unfriendly international agenda that aimed to redistribute the world’s wealth from developed nations
 the grounds that it was the product of an unfriendly international agenda that aimed to redistribute the world’s wealth from developed nations
see either entity even mentioned in the preliminary report. Those people, or their agencies, have the most direct, hands-on experience with o
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
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he public hearing on the Massachusetts Ocean Management Plan (MOMP) at which members of the public expressed concerns about clima
an integrated ocean policy for the United States is that under our federalist form of government local, state and federal entities conduct plann
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  laws to prevent the Fishermen Commercially and Recreational from fishing our American waters. I agree that we need some regulations in p
  laws to prevent the Fishermen Commercially and Recreational from fishing our American waters. I agree that we need some regulations in p
d even serve as a "backdoor" strategy for implementing UN environmental treaties like the Kyoto Protocol. The Law of the Sea Treaty (LOST
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
ntion that there is a movement to ban recreational fishing. Fishing is not only a favored past time for millions of Americans, it is a billion dolla
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
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 oposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conse
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er development due to edverse environmental and economic reasons. Similar to Europe, windpower shoudl be reserved to off shore greater
cerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappoin
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ns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed
ns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed
e it would do the following:    The Law of the Sea Treaty (LOST) would give ownership of 41% of the planet’s area to the United Nations. Th
e it would do the following:    The Law of the Sea Treaty (LOST) would give ownership of 41% of the planet’s area to the United Nations. Th
he Interim Report regarding the very large sportfishing and boating communities in the USA. These communities will be affected by future d
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
onservative angler, I don't feel that the task force has taken a close enough look at recreational fishing to make an informed decision. This is
ehind such an intent. LOST would give ownership of 41% of the planet’s area to the United Nations. The UN would then own the trillions of t
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
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million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal

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a part of the Great Lakes shore angling community for the past 10. I strongly feel that the Task Force refused to include any input from the r
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
cerns regarding National Ocean and Great Lakes policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy 'Task Force. I am disappointed that
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  unding all of the enforcement agencies and Sport Fish Recovery Act monies, the recreational angler represents millions of people who are "
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ge our nation’s marine and freshwater public resources, choosing a tone of preservation over conservation. Apparently the task force failed to
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a national policy to govern, protect, maintain and restore the oceans, coasts and Great Lakes. The Task Force report is unprecedented in US
he coast of Mississippi, i have witnessed a decline in our best eating fish over the 20 years i have lived here. We need regulation because hu
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
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ederal waters in Nantucket Sound from development should be obvious. President Obama wants to protect and preserve our oceans and so
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  United Nations. Also under LOST, mining companies would be required to pay taxes to the UN. This money would then be given to UN me
mer chairman of the Galveston Bay National Estuary Program. I have read the interim report and have two comments. Throughout my servi
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
y that you have ignored this group of people from your task force. The recreational fishing industry in Oregon and Washington is a multi-billio
utiful oceans. Thank you.
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
 the Oregon coast. I also spend thousands of dollars each year contributing to the Oregon coastal economy that is very depressed. I am shoc
n and grandfather of eight children who are also active conservationists and fishermen, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
ss my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
s to fish and they will teach their kids to fish. They know right from wrong. It's wrong to take that away from them. Kids that fish don't get into
  ress my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
  he Ocean Policy Task Force. We represent 20 percent of the US population contribute billions of dollars to the economy and directly and ind
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 igh for too long. It’s time to bring back a responsible, science-based approach to fisheries management, with a focus on rebuilding depl
he National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I was very disappointed to see that t
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
  policy to govern, protect, maintain and restore the oceans, coasts and Great Lakes. The Task Force report is unprecedented in US history,
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nd economy. I am concerned about the short time frame for public comment, also I want to make sure sportsmans groups [ anglers] are repr
hing community. Recreational fisherman pay billions in taxes and create hundreds of millions of jobs accross this country. In addition, given t
 United Nations. The U. N. is made up of countries that have nothing but contempt for the USA. We should not be a party to LOST because
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
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  bad policy making. Recreational fishing is a very strong part of the American way of life and each angler is a voter. Please review the Natio
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t

 , protect, and manage our ocean resources in order to achieve what is truly sustainable harvesting of target fish. Overfishing will inevitably le
 , protect, and manage our ocean resources in order to achieve what is truly sustainable harvesting of target fish. Overfishing will inevitably le
billion in revenue loss that affects 60million americans you are taking away a leasure activity that many need in order to cope with the state o
 s reguarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Ploicy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed
  and others decades ago, was an effort to save what is left of the fragile eastern U.S. coastline from the forces of development. Anything ere
 tunities to decrease our reliance on fossil fuels. It's not a matter of will the oil platforms be visible from shore or the possibility of destroying m
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
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on annual economy in the United States and supports jobs in every state according to government figures. Through the Sport Fish Restoratio
o please don't go there.
n a 30 day review period. Millions of anglers contrubit to the economical impact of this country by numbers more than many other people.
st available science needs to include traditional knowledge. Best practices need to include ecosystem objectives of indigenous resource use
ack of concern for the place of fisheries access to the ocean resources. Eco-system and sustainable management are important, but the US
ntion of the importance of recreational angling in your final report on The National Ocean and Great lake policies. At last count there are 60 m
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
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e of americas great past times. It gives kids something to learn be proud off and gets them off the couch and out doors. Plus all the jobs that
 te failure to acknowledge the economic and social importance of recreational fishing in and to this nation. It is difficult to believe that such a b
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 Nations manage our natural resources. I am also very unhappy with your decision to leave all of us in the angling and hunting community ou

s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
 in Florida. I practice catch and release fishing and I am deeply concerned regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal re
of us have worked long and hard for conservation of our marine resources. We spend a lot of money in the pursuit of our fishing interests: B
olicy as released does not address the vital role of the recreational angler. we fish more and probably impact the fishery less than any of the
 of the top 7 contenders for Wonders of the World ), I was most impressed and pleased to read that the US Government and the Administrati
ommented that the needs of the coastal regions of the U. S, are so different that a homogenized National Policy was at best unlikely. Contin
graph 1 (b) of their guidance to "address specific recommendations to improve coordination and collaboration among Federal, State, tribal an
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 ntribute to the local economy, the commercial people usually take as much as they can, whether there is quotas or not. The average frc fish
   our freedoms. We are SUPPOSE to be a free Nation and the u.n. DOES NOT want US to be free. So I vote NO for this crazy lost bill.
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
   cooastal conservation and the like. I am all for conserving our fisheries. Just give us time at the table to come up with the best plan for the fu
Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significa
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
 lars contributed to Oregon's coastal economy. I am just one of thousands, we are registered voters, tax payer, we are being ignored. The co
cerns of recreational anglers & their vital role in the conservation of America’s fishing resources (or anything else). Recreational anglers
 e again. The Law of the Sea Treaty (LOST) would give ownership of 41% of the planet’s area to the United Nations. The UN would then own
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
  olicy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force does not appear to recognize the
 ed panel. My name is Ed Tavasieff, I am a commercial fisherman for 35 years, the owner of California Fresh Fish and the secretary of the Fi
 g in any oceanic or inland waters surrounding the United States. This is a can of worms you will regret opening. We will take our country ba
govern, protect, maintain and restore the oceans, coasts and Great Lakes.
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
 w.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/science/earth-environment/article6873403.ece). It also produces most of the world's oxygen. The United State
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ge done by short-sighted and fragmented "management" of our oceans; we MUST do better before it's too late.
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
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he special interests who represent them. Yet, commercial fishermen take a wildly disproportionate share of the fish stocks. Right now, there
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
 ll instantly oppose any effort to do so. We are organizing now.
study which has taken NO INPUT WHATSOEVER from the recreational fishing community. This is OUTRAGEOUS!! We as a group are re
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
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nn Fishing Tackle division of Pure Fishing, one of the largest manufactures of salt water fishing reels in the world. I am writing to express m
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
  tremely low impact. Long Liners, trollers, and international fishers are more of a coastal concern! Leave the sportfishers be. Just like in Beliz
  tremely low impact. Long Liners, trollers, and international fishers are more of a coastal concern! Leave the sportfishers be. Just like in Beliz
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
resentative Nancy Sutley, Council on Environmental Quality, Chair, Chair Delivery Method: Email Printed Letter                   Subject: National O
policies. We are a small group with a large economic impact the the towns and cities near which we fish. Although our economic impact is la
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
nformation in the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. this doucment fails to recogniz
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 ring the economic and conservation contributions of recreational fishermen in the language of the interim report. In fact, I am a proud memb
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s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
al fishing. It has come to my attention that this latest report fails to mention recreational fishing. As 60 million United States citizens consider t
sing the need to ocean education, formal and informal, at all levels. I applaud these statements and encourage the task force to continue str
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 he Great Lakes and saw all the terrible things that have happened to our fresh water lakes and its inhabitants !!! Please continue the GOOD
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e voicesof the millions of sportsfishermen who want to preserve and protect our resources from commercial overfishing are part of the decisi
  ble environmental success story that has been the support and involvement of recretional and sport fishermen in environmental issues. An
ed States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the
Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significan
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otect our oceans.
 ". Individual fisheries must be managed by seasons and limits. These massive sweeping changes that are being proposed are changing th
garding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that
gs to insure the viability of our saltwater fishery across the U.S. Recreational anglers contribute billions each year to our national economy an
xploitation of our oceans and waterways, like recreational fisherman, paddlesport enthusiasts, birders, hunters and the like. Power hungry b
s! Not proven, in fact Pacific Ocean temperatures the last 2 years have cooled (NOAA reports). Where are the economic factors taken into co
 developing the Interim Report published for public comment on September 10, 2009. This is a major step for our nation. The Task Force ha
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
 esources being severely curtailed with out consideration for our contributions. We are being needlessly punished and denied the enjoyment
 ll be dead. 2) The Coral Reefs are where life in the Ocean begins. 3) Basically we are killing off the Earths Oceans because of over fishing
   released by the Ocean Policy Task Force where they do not recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of rec
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
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 large impact on all areas of ocean use,and related industries are being neglected.
 proposed by the Interagency Ocean Policy Task Force do not take into consideration the personal and commercial benifits derived from recr
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
 s, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
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 ederal waters. It does not mention the contributions of recreational fisherman. As is usual with this administration, policy is being rushed wit
 m Report of September 10, 2009. My concern is true effective protection of our ocean ecosystems by the National Ocean Council (NOC).
s. The Ocean is the mother of the world. please keep her clean and safe.
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  States. I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the O
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 50 plus years of fishing these waters. Your data collection system of a game warden at a boat landing asking a fisherman how many fish the
 tinue to grow and meet the needs of ourselves and thoughs around us. We have an abundance of of oil, natural gas, coal and other alternati
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
 rinciple be included in the final document. This is critical otherwise the burden of proof transfers from the polluter (generic) to the people.
 g both fresh water and saltwater are wonderful family activities. In addition they have huge economic impacts. Thank you,
nity via their clubs, trade associations, etc. We, as a group, are on the water somewhere every day of the year. Hundreds of thousands of
nity via their clubs, trade associations, etc. We, as a group, are on the water somewhere every day of the year. Hundreds of thousands of
nity via their clubs, trade associations, etc. We, as a group, are on the water somewhere every day of the year. Hundreds of thousands of
 mportant as this that you would take the proper amount of time to get all opinions and respect other points of view. Especially from the recra
 eport on Ocean policy doesn't even address the sport fishing implications or any of the ancillary businesses and vocations connected with th
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
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nkton could result in a 60 - 70% loss of planetary oxygen production as well as increased atmospheric carbon. Additional loss of terrestrial fo
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 g many results of the last Ocean Policy Commission(s), other than reports and new levels of bureaucracy. We have laws, and Councils, and
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d not have anything to do with America. LOST is a crazy idea. When will you learn to stay away from the UN and their crazy ideas that want
 the ecosystem and if you really want to make a significant contribution to slowing global warming, encourage people to have fewer children
y deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am ver
e Ocean Policy Task Force refused to include input from recreational anglers in their interim National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy docume
e Ocean Policy Task Force refused to include input from recreational anglers in their interim National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy docume
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
  as implemented support continued sport fishing in the great lakes. In my experience the engagement of citizens living around the great lake
 o forgo the freedoms of the people at the expense of big goverment. I am deeply disturbed by recent reports indicating the failures of Oce
 the Interim Report. Although we can support many of the suggestions in the report, we are concerned about the lack of mention and consid

 conservation efforts and values that the vast recreational fishing fleet contributes to the issues relating to this issue. Please allow more time
 ed in your message) As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Oce
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
 nt in any way shape or form applicable to our land, fisheries, private and public waterways. As an avid angler frequenting the Outer Banks o
he process been shortened without due process? The government must not be allowed to circumvent a full and inclusive consideration of al

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 h regulation, as currently implemented, works well and is not an appropriate activity for federal takeover.
  is being ignored by this administration. I am also concerned this policy document is being issued with a very narrow timeline for public comm
 f programs with know results except for more taxes. Senseless, useless and just plain stupid but what else would you expect
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   One World, One Government.
 maritime heritage that reflects our history and our integral relationship with the sea, lakes and rivers. That heritage is preserved in underwat
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ecreational user. Please do not exclude the voice of others that impact the environment by their USAGE and TAX DOLLARS associated with

 nt. I assure you if you mess with billions of dollars fishing brings in a year you will be voted out of Office. The House and Senate and the Pre
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ge our nation’s marine and freshwater public resources, choosing a tone of preservation over conservation. Apparently the task force failed to
completely overlooked ?? Why the rush...only 30 days for public review ?? The President made a commitment to recreational fishermen in
orce with too much power and to little brains. I'm tired of seeing the governement continue to alter the quality of peoples lives and livelyhoods

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al and recreational fishing for atlantic striped bass. Over the past 5 years I've watched the population of striped bass along the NE coast vanis
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Port Aransas) I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
ecause the interests of America's recreational anglers are totally being ignored once again. Recreational angling and its supporting industrie
 t is obvious that the state of our oceans and planet requires immediate action in terms of natural resources and water quality and climatic ch
  and waste that is creating dead zones on American shore to be cleaned up. I look forward to a lot of government funding for the repair we n
d to further the interests of Corporations out to make a profit on the latest technology, such a s solar power. we definately need solar power b
  mn is resulting in “ocean acidification�, the progressive shift of ocean pH toward more acidic conditions. Ocean pH is a fundamental
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
here is far too much waste invloved with commercial net fishing that adverssly affects what is left for sports fishing.
y deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am ver
ents in the name of profit and deplenish our natural resources. However, please do not lump these groups in with the recreational groups. In
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ays without having a good effect on everyone.
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nited States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by t
 . I urge you to lead the Senate in an effort to raitfy the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea Treaty. We cannot afford to wait ano
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pression of the publics right to the fish and other creatures of the seas. the oceons and the creatures within have suvived for millions of years
when the intersoastal flounder has not shown one iota of improvement in thirty years from management? mismanagement has ruined the fluk
 tevens Act was adopted, it was not known what the eventual cost to working class citizens in the fishing and fishing related industries would
 articipating in catch and release, abandoned crab trap removal and area clean ups I wondered why there wasn't more mention of these effor
r the most part recreational fishermen do their part to preserve that which they love the most, so their children and grandchildren can experie
 ity of life activities. It is my understanding that recreational fishing is totally ignored by your Ocean Policy Taskforce. This is a grave oversigh
  Policy Committee (ORM-IPC), as the successor to the current Subcommittee on Integrated Management of Ocean Resources (SIMOR). Th
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Garbage Patch (The huge plastic debris field just north of Hawaii), and coupled with that setting into effect a new course on the US' consump
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 planet’s area to the United Nations. The UN would then own the trillions of tons of the vital minerals of the sea—enough to supply current ne
 ding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the
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SHOULD TAKE VERY SERIOUSLY THE IMPACT TO ALL SOURCES THAT MAY BE AFFECTED BY ANY IMPLEMENTATION OF ITS PO
SHOULD TAKE VERY SERIOUSLY THE IMPACT TO ALL SOURCES THAT MAY BE AFFECTED BY ANY IMPLEMENTATION OF ITS PO
portfishermen in the country. In FLorida alone, the Sportfishing industry generates over 16 billion in revenue a year. The Interim Report is in

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to express my concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I
 - which would be very harmful to marine mammals that use sonar themselves to navigate and hunt. the life and health of our oceans and th
cess of reviewing and revising policies associated with federal fishery regulation.
 ementing Map #2 in the MLPA process. The Recreational Fisherman is the most effective steward of our marine resources as we financially
  is not need to start now. What are the objectives? What are the benefits to the U.S. or any other nation? If the UN needs funding let it go e
he oceans or Great Lakes. Will this report lead to yet another government bureaucracy, more regulation and red tape? Does it make our de
ds restoration for healthy, sustainable fisheries. the rapid loss of wetlands along the louisiana coastline must be stopped and reversed. time
   take in the future; beware the unanticipated and unintended consequences !
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  that use these fisheries that want to continue to use them and are also concerned and work to care for these fisheries. Please help me to b
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rs to fish? Please advise.
nd restoration of the health of ocean, coastal, and Great Lakes ecosystems and resources, enhances the sustainability of ocean and coastal
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of votes, pay a lot of taxes and do have a voice which when we speak will be heard.
  time to investigate what you are trying to implicate. The CCA has been doing a fantastic job in the conservation of our fishery resources and
 the Oregon coast. I also spend thousands of dollars each year contributing to the Oregon coastal economy that is very depressed. I am shoc
whole lot of money is going to lump me in with commercial fisherman and tell me i will not be able to fish because the water i fish is closed do
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  e commercialized it will be gone forever.
   all fishing activities. James M fussell
stal Engineering Research Center and National Data Buoy Center. After retiring, I was an IPA from the University of Southern Mississippi to
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pproach, not a preservation one. First, the denial of access by our citizens to those resources is counter to sensible resource management.
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 tage into a national policy and into a framework for action. The United States has a rich and diverse maritime heritage that reflects not only
 rganizations, and related industries that can and do represent the interests of recreational anglers. A distinction needs to be made between
 p of countries. We are free and independent country with a Constitution and Bill of Rights that give authority to The Congress and The Presid
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has initiated since WWII. I am a retired Strategic Planner from the DOD and have many scars from inter-agency undertakings (and I use this
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ed but fishing issues aren't. also I believe that both NOAA and NMFS should have positions on the taskforce since they both have important f
mmunity is a separate entity from commercial fishing. The input from recreational fishing interests was ignored.but input from environmental
 , I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the NationalOcean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean P
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Vineyard. The oceans serve as the livelihood for the fishermen. The beauty of the area is enjoyed by hundreds of thousands of visitors and ye
 m the shore. This is where the vast majority of harbor porpoises live (and gray whales migrate), animals that are particularly susceptible to
 aven't much time to now, and I find it ridiculous that your agency feels the need to shut down recreational usage of waterways, yet the omiss
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eport failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy
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es money, if you have an interest in fisheries, start by draining the swamp we call Congress.
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 rganization has done nothing but squander any funds given to them. They should be disbanded and their leaders prosecuted.
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  my friends. As a member of Salmon Unlimited, I have participated in an excellant stewardship program that helps keep the fishery strong. R
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 The recreational fishing arena is one in which many millions of citizens participate, and an enormous number of people are employed in vari
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  a National Marine Sanctuary. it's a bad idea from the standpoint of safety for boating and aircraft, migrating sea and bird wildlife. The ventu
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  United Nations. The UN would then own the trillions of tons of the vital minerals of the sea—enough to supply current needs for thousands o
o maintain our oceans and their ecosystems at healthy levels. Money and politics should not come into this; it is for the benefit of all humanity
 garding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that
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 sh any more sovereignty of the United States of America.
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e note should be made of the positive economic impact and conservation efforts made by our nations recreational fishermen.
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d social contributions of recreational fishing as key elements of the policy. It is critical that we ensure Congressional oversight and state jurisd
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 towns and cities where their located. Apart from State and Federal agencies there are no more positive influences on lakes than those of us
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s at all, but what I do know is that FISHING should be the least of our worries! We have people still fighting and losing their lives for our coun
health of its hunters: the polar bear and the Inupiat. Truly home only in the Arctic, both are adapted to thrive in the harshest environment on
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we have not the money but you have forgotten the poor in America, want to solve the world problems can you just help America, thats what th
 creational contribution of sportfishing? Sport fishermen abound in both salt and fresh water, spend tens of millions of dollars, contribute their
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g encroached upon by the govt agencies that care nothing about recreational fishermen. We contribute millions of dollars to our local econo
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 rate entities. Not all commercial fishermen are wasteful and not all recreational fishermen are absolute conservationists, but years of partici
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 lions of dollars to the economies of both the states and at the federal level, which you have chosen to ignore in your policy! What the hell is
 or recreation & the enviroment. allow each state to regulate thier own waters for the peoples welfare. we do not know enough about ocean w
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give ownership of 41% of the planet’s area to the United Nations. The UN would then own the trillions of tons of the vital minerals of the sea—
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alition, Groundfish Forum, and Pacific Seafood Processors. The fisheries in which ou members participate account for more than half of all U
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Texas, I am writing to express my disappointment for lack of following the NEPA process. The Taskforce has failed - miserably - to consider
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 n all sport fishing equipment goes to help national conservation. Sport fishing contributes financially, economically, and helps to educate bot
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 Govt. is NOT the answer to much these days. What works for one section of the country, does not work on another. //S// Jim Summers Re

nd fisheries management practices and the need for responsible stewardship. I believe these policies should implement reccomendations by
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ho are the greatest conservationist, and are absent from the politics of environmentalism. We just want clean water and the ability to fish.


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oceans, coasts and Great Lakes, and an implementation strategy to ensure benefits are realized in and on the water. Our oceans and Great
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 shing. Fishing is one of those activities that individuals with limited incomes and/or who are on fixed incomes can afford and enjoy. I oppose

  policy for the oceans, our coasts, and the Great Lakes. Joe Hogue
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  ndant and out-of-touch with the needs of our society. We already have national organizations such as NOAA and NMFC, which govern the
Who will show up later making money on this policy out of Chicago, which is next to the Great Lakes.
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 s health. Just as sport hunters pioneered conservation of open spaces and large game animals, recreational fisherman have advocated pre
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od. Billions are spent each year by this group and support many jobs for others in the industry. Do not deprive our younger generation of acce
 o express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task For
nited States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by t
g an implementation strategy in their impressive and comprehensive interim report. I am particularly grateful that the Task Force report includ
 g a framework for development and implementation in their impressive and comprehensive interim report. I am particularly grateful that the T
uch an impressive and comprehensive interim report. I am particularly grateful that the Task Force report calls for the preservation of our ma
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   and not permit any private projects like Cape Wind in Cape Cod's Nantucket Sound. I am sure you already have all the particulars that mak
o craft a meaningful and workable policy for the preservation of perhaps our most important natural resource. As one of some 60 million recr
m and a Co-author of the study by the U of Delaware Center for Marine Policy on creating an operatinal framework for offshore aquaculture in
 leaders of conservation of marine resources and represents a huge economic boost for coastal regions around the entire country.
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  ect our fisheries when you think about fishing closures as a solution to preserve our Great Lakes. Do not punish the recreational anglers wh
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  groups in the Hawaii public hearing is appreciated; however the experience was a failure for us in the Northern Mariana Islands. I “attende
he Interim Report that was produced by the Interagency Ocean Policy Task Force (Task Force). On behalf of Marianas Conservation, the fol
nd do extensive wildlife and fish watching. I was on both of Oregon's Ocean Policy Advisory Councils, 1998-2008. Oregon does not need fede
more carefully read the interim report -- I'd only scanned it before -- I now understand how the administration intends to push this through the
  to the states. We do not need the federal governments help in these matters.
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and yet you make policies to help the commercial fishermen and attempt to find no medium?
 ely ignored) of the millions of recreational fishermen and the BILLIONS of dollars generated by them. Recreational fishing is by far the large
  shing. I and many other anglers practice a cathch and release policy. The CCA and other sporting organizations support this opinion. Sport f
 or commercial over recreational interests. I watched the bays and estuaries of Texas become virtually devoid of certain species due to overf
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 Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force, I am disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant c
 ement of our fisheries. In our current system under the Magnuson-Stevens Act, we seem to have remained content with the regional fishery
national policy coordination. I suggest that the institutional arrangements that may be created (e.g. by an Exec Order) be subject to an iterati
national policy coordination. I suggest that the institutional arrangements that may be created (e.g. by an Exec Order) be subject to an iterati
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 HIS??? I hold multiple degrees, including my doctorate, and my focus is biological systems and technology and I just don't know what you'r
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 e well away from the area. I am ALSO a Real Estate broker here at the Oregon coast & I know such reserves will be devistating to our local e
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d as a key component of any national oceans policy.
 nd intercoastal recources extreemly well and deserve to remain in control of them. You can recomend what you will in international waters b
 cil (FOCC), established under the Oceans Act of 2005 to define critical research related to management of Florida’s ocean resources. I am
mic contribution of sport fisherman to the national economy. Some estimates as high as $82 Billion per year. In addition restricting the use o
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 be in effect while fish runs dwindle, continue to imped progress. Please remove the politics.
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Lakes priority. Yes-I AM one of the 60 million anglers in this country. Yes the money I spend sustains the resource. Yes we need to control c
Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. My concern is that the public has not been heard. I personally belong to 3
 dministration policies (Interagency Oceans Policy Task Force) that further restrict sport fisheries in our coastal areas and specifically the Gre
  As one of 60 million anglers in the United States,Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force, I am very disappointed t
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
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 recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation
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s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
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 he agencies pulling together. And listen to Elliot Norse, MCBI. He's a saint for the Oceans. Jon Edwards
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
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 is just another act for the government to try to run everyones buisness when you cannot even run your own. Did you stop and think of how m
 species. It is also the only semi-enclosed sea with US territories within its boundaries and currently, there are more US citizens living in the
ause issues other than over fishing and people littering garbage all over the place. These problems only exhist due to your lack of DNR patr
  of the goals of the program are "is to enhance the sustainability of the coastal economy" and "to preserve our maritime heritage." The econ
al Concerns Dear Mr. Weiss: I am writing in strong support of an oceans governance policy that successfully recognizes the importance of s
creates an estimated 1 million jobs and contributes $125 billion to the US economy? There are an estimated 60 million anglers in the country
hamber of Shipping of America is an association of 35 companies that own, operate or charter ships in the international and domestic trades
ouncil on Environmental Quality Ladies and gentlemen: On 5 August, the Chamber of Shipping of America (CSA) submitted comments for c
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
 use of the resource? It seems to me, absolutely no consideration is given to the memebers of the public to use the oceans for recreation, inc
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
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 nment - air, soil and waterin every country.
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s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
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ce Council on Environmental Policy Executive Office of the President 722 Jackson Place, NW Washington DC 20503 Dear Chair Sutley: Th
 als and recommendations outlined in the Interim Report of the Interagency Ocean Policy Task Force (September 10, 2009) from the White H
 als and recommendations outlined in the Interim Report of the Interagency Ocean Policy Task Force (September 10, 2009) from the White H
 als and recommendations outlined in the Interim Report of the Interagency Ocean Policy Task Force (September 10, 2009) from the White H
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
  elivery Method: Email Printed Letter        Subject: National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy       Required text: (This text will be included in yo
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
bitants are preserved along with their food supply and habitat. There must also be a mechanism for enforcement of laws and regulations so
ke this? This goes beyond lunacy!!!!! STOP the insanity
nies which are essentially performing a "landgrab" of waters which have heretofore not been controlled. Once this body of water has been sc
was the South Regional Expert on the Chevy Florida Fishing report on Sunsports for many years.My concern is for all of the fishing guides wh
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
s written. I feel these changes are critically needed to preserve and improve these precious water resources.
 ure of Gulf of mexico nearshore waters which kills 100 turtles a year!
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
  all my life and, while I do think something should be done to reduce the levels of Mercury in our fish, I do not think anyone should have the a
  all my life and, while I do think something should be done to reduce the levels of Mercury in our fish, I do not think anyone should have the a
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t


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and stop use of gill nets in the the Columbia river this is nuts we still use gill nets.
 tiing for Buffalo gave the example for how commercial take of species is handled. Do not allow the underregulated commercial industry to d
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
ons called for in your "Interim Report of the Interagency Ocean Policy Task Force." Setting an overarching national policy to protect, maintain
ority needs to be focused on the ramifications of human action on the ocean life. Please ensure that appropriate testing and assessment will
 ects, maintains, and restores sea turtle, salmon and marine populations, oceans, coasts, and Great Lakes. We need a national policy that e
 ects, maintains, and restores sea turtle, salmon and marine populations, oceans, coasts, and Great Lakes. We need a national policy that e
 posals in the interim report to protect our oceans. As a nation, we need to develop a comprehensive approach that is responsible and accou
 addressing the critical need to protect and restore our ocean, coastal and estuary ecosystems. Puget Sound is one of the nation's most prod
 will result in action without delay to protect water creatures and the environment they depend on.
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
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eational angling, in your report? Recreational anglers contribute significantly and are impacted by regulations and their concerns need to be
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
d on United States territorial waters. The right of individual recreational fisherment and divers to fish must be maintained and enhanced, and
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 t of time and effort sharing my love of fishing with both of my children as my father and grandfather did with me. For you to tell me, my childre
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
  rnment let alone the fishing industry. Ken
 ion fishing and its impact on conservation, economy, and quality of life. As president of Suncoast Fly Fishers, I know we'd like to see more a
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
g to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I
 d military activities to controi/regulation by the UN and the US to treaties we reject. The UN! surely there could be no more incompetent and
er $80 billion dollars annually to coastal economies and over half of all jobs in coastal communities. that's a pretty darned good use of natura
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
 ce has caused widespread concern among America’s recreational anglers. Released just weeks after the National Oceanic and Atmosp
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
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 on assosiation and allow more than thirty days to make a decision.
at Lakes Policy proposal by the Ocean Policy Task Force. The low emphasis on contibutions of recreational fishermen's and the rushed time
shing in Southern Wisc. and North Illinois;had to go to Canada for some decent fishing.Enough government control of everything else.Don't w
 my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am v
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significan
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
  anet’s area to the United Nations. The UN would then own the trillions of tons of the vital minerals of the sea—enough to supply current nee
   the conservation of our nations waterways, lakes and oceans as a recreational fisherman. This is an area where we teach our children and
ugh to realize the rest of the lifeforms deserve as much protection as can extended to any being and that this needs to be addressed before i
s regarding the NationalOcean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
en one of my favorite pasttimes with my parents and husband. Re: the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by
ncerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am extremely dis
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 stal waters and watersheds safe, healthy and clean, we appreciate the opportunity to provide comments on the Interim Report of the Interag
Capabilities. There are numerous federal agencies with ocean and coastal responsibilities. In many instances, the lack of coordination amon
mplementation Strategy section of the Report appropriately identifies both point source and nonpoint source water pollution as critical areas o
 N GARBAGE PATCH THE SIZE OF A CONTINENT, DEPLETED WORLD FISH POPULATIONS THAT MAY NEVER RECOVER! THE AG
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
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Policy . The task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include t
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needs to encompass all coastal and ocean resources and needs to be completed prior to permitting any specific projects like Cape Wind. Th
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 obs from our already weak economy. The report makes no mention of the millions of responsible american anglers that enjoy taking their ki
 cerned with this proposed policy that would overhaul the conservation efforts for the seas, coasts and lakes. Outdoor recreation has been a
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 have a controlled, limited impact on fisheries. To exclude our interests is to overlook a far larger citizen interest group that contributes to GD
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ful and wonderfun country on the planet. We do not need anyone else telling us how to live our lives, or use our resources. We don't need
by the recreational fisherman who are a large source of revenue. We also are very envolved in the restoration of fish species in our coastal

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ct, maintain and restore the oceans, coasts and Great Lakes. Our oceans, coasts and lakes are in so much trouble. We need to do everyt

nate ocean policy for this country. We believe that the most impactful way for the threats to the ocean to be addressed would be by setting p
 ited States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by th
 o express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Fo
  A blanket policy will not work for both.
press my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I
 he United States. The interagency task force will not provide an asset to the American waterways and the recreational waterway users. Thi
 pertise on marine mammal density, habitat suitability, and /or distribution modeling to be established to determine geographic areas and se
nt interference keep our country safe support our troops stay out of our pockets and our lives quit taking $from the people who produce and g
f recreational agnglers is mentioned in the interim language. Our national fishery resource belongs to all citizens, not just the commercial fish
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t

s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
s oceans coastal, and Great Lakes ecosystems as the integrated systems they truly are. I admire the foresight of a goal to "improve the resili
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
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s for the development of a National Oceans Policy, a strengthened and streamlined National Oceans Council, a Policy Coordination Framew
al Oceans Policy, a strengthened and streamlined National Oceans Council, a Policy Coordination Framework, and an Implementation Strate
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eservation of our natural resources and species. The zoning of the oceans makes perfect sense as a means for comprehensive planning an
   needs to be more time for public review because of wide spread issues being addressed. I'm extremely disappointed that the task force fail
ng over the earth's resources to the UN by joining the Law of the Sea Convention. I approve of efforts to protect and restore the health of the
vation gruops such as the GCCA. The National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force is
  mendation. Do not sell yourself out to big business and commercial fishing interests -- teh individual people need to have a say with the assi
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
  ishng is explotation. Fish should be raised in ponds like corn is raised in fields
ady being done by various agencies and succesfully. The government is getting involved in the economics of the recreational industry now. T
 t all these 'proposed' policies & strategies already in place? I think so.....Army Corps of Engineers comes to mind...among other already exis
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
waterways and in the ocean. I just do not see why we need another Federal Agency to do what this task force wants to do. A good example

 0, 2009. My concern is true effective protection of our ocean ecosystems by the National Ocean Council (NOC). Here on the Northern Pac
  States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the O
s regarding the NationalOcean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
es on the American people for the purpose to redistribute wealth to less wealthy countries, including hostile countries. Nothing like funding ou
es on the American people for the purpose to redistribute wealth to less wealthy countries, including hostile countries. Nothing like funding ou
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ULD YOU. Wake UP!
 ercial fishermen are uppermost when recreational angler outnumber them by tens of millions and outspend them by the same margin or mor
 tually take place to protect and manage our ocean(s) and am proud that the recent Obama Ocean Policy Task Force meeting toke place in P
 m policy addresses the critical need for a unifying national oceans policy. I urge you to issue an executive order formally establishing a nati
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
 hank you for allowing me to express my views.
ic Ocean and adjacent coastal areas in the face of climate-induced and other environmental changes. Everything seems to be based on the
 tect, maintain and restore the oceans, coasts and Great Lakes.
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
 m to be more concerned with only what is good for humans and there is a need to take into far more consideration the fact that we are only o
can not afford the law suits. It is not time to hit the american people with this ... stick with business at hand. In my opinion the business at
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
 nmental Quality 722 Jackson Place, NW Washington, DC 20503 RE: Need for Oceans Policy to Safely Balance America's Economic Needs
 greenhouse gas reductions, to help stop the devastating effects of global warming to our oceans.

g way. testing sonar on dolphins & other sea life,etc. will only further pollute our earth & gradually contribute to destroying ourselves. ha
with over fishing occurring and rising temperatures killing coral reefs, we have no time to lose.
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
 ams and oceans to protect them from short sighted, misguided uses such as the proposed wind turbines on Nantucket Sound.
he economic, conservation and social contributions of recreational fishing as key elements of the policy.
 ncy Ocean Policy Task Force Interim Report (10 September 2009), particularly in regard to the protection of maritime heritage. The SHA als
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
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 and without any apparent input from private sector users with huge impact on and knowlege of the resources. My major concerns: conserva
and we must work NOW to stop the destruction of our planet!
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
  Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal? This policy is vast and comprehensive. We need to be represented for our contribution economi
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t

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rns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am down right mad t
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 tants. Thank you.
 ederal) manages waterways to keep them healthy and growing. The key to that is to manage. The problem is that blanket legislation that side
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
oceans and waterways will lead to a world in which my young daughter cannot live. Having a strong and effective national policy is a crucial c
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
gy experimentation, offshore oil drilling, and US Navy weapons testing. I ask you to form a panel of marine mammal and oceanographic expe
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
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 t "The Society for Historical Archaeology (SHA) commends the Administration on its Interagency Ocean Policy Task Force Interim Report (1
 ciplinary scientific principles, based on our one ocean, of which ALL WATER is a part! High school chemistry, biology and physics should in
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 ublic knowledge and voiced on a special broadcast as all anglers and should be a part of making decisions based on our oceans and lakes.
 ublic knowledge and voiced on a special broadcast as all anglers and should be a part of making decisions based on our oceans and lakes.
ducation in raising public awareness about the state of our country’s ecosystems, especially our oceans, coasts, and lakes. All U.S. Allia
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
n these matters which is not unusual for this administration. Please remember that the recreational angler not only contributes time to his spo
South Texas Coast, enforcement of Turtle Excluder Devices in the shrimp fleet and strong overall protections for sea turtles, marine mammal

ronmental points of view it is wasteful of our resources. Recreation sport fishing has little impact on the resource and a big impact on expand
 this area of resource use (recreational) has been given second billing in fisheries issues when in fact it is the area of fishing that produces th
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
 ore time is needed to gather this input from our nations recreational anglers in all regions especially the gulf coast.
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
 o use the ocean and we are the ones effected the most by this.
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
f out of the house. I support these local economies with my dollars. That is what these reforms need to protect..
s regarding the National Ocean and the fact that this could affect Colombia River. Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task
y to control our country in many ways—a huge new power grab. My mission statement includes any and all options at my disposal to shrink
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
 proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. The LOCAL fish & game departments have controlled the concervation of these
 ndustry that provides millions of dollars in funding for conservation efforts, in addition to jobs and tax revenues. It would be a terrible oversig
are you rushing this through without more than 30 days of public review? You have failed to recognize the impact on recreational fishermen a
e National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am disappointed that the task force
  to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task F
 ouisiana. During that relatively short period of time I have seen first-hand the significant loss of land in this very important coastal habitat. I a
ge our nation’s marine and freshwater public resources, choosing a tone of preservation over conservation. Apparently the task force failed to
n this why is this such a secret. Does the goverment know that recreational fishing nation wide generate $82 billion dollars and employees ho
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s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
 he sea alone.
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
he United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns and disappointment that the task force failed to recognize the significant conserv
Roosevelt did for out National Parks by designating Nantucket Sound a National Marine Sanctuary. My immediate family of 27 spend our sum
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   Goal- rid our waters of plastic trash that is killing creatures and contaminating our waters with toxic chemicals would be a task sorely needin
 : our sovereignty would be lost.
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dministration on its Interagency Ocean Policy Task Force Interim Report (10 September 2009), particularly in regard to the protection of unde
ncerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am terribly disapp
 n regarding the “usage” of the resource – in particular the topic of fishing is essentially, and completely, ignored. Although “overfishi
efin tuna, and swordfish. The book is called "In Pursuit of Giants: One Man's Global Search for the Last of the Great Fish" and will be publish
onal fishing as a key activity for the oceans and the Great Lakes. In addition, as a national policy document governing the oceans and Great
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
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 about the statement below is too broad. I do not feel it goes far enough when it comes to the value of recreational fishing on the Great Lakes
 about the statement below is too broad. I do not feel it goes far enough when it comes to the value of recreational fishing on the Great Lakes
 about the statement below is too broad. I do not feel it goes far enough when it comes to the value of recreational fishing on the Great Lakes
 g the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the ta
  culture, provides millions of jobs, and allows families to strengthen through bonding. Keep America free, and please do not place any more
 to reform or modify existing policy without extended regard to public input and reasonable broad multi-view research. Slow down and get mo
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 tion and all its implications. There is a direct link between the state of our fisheries and the state of our wetlands. The wetlands surrounding
 ed by the federal government does not support an oceans governance policy that successfully recognizes the importance of striking a balanc

 et Sound a National Marine Sanctuary or National Monument. The late Senator Kennedy wanted to see this happen and it would be wonderf
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s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed
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 waters but the plants and animals that depend on them.
rld...for all species to survive.
 osystems should explicitly support responsible sport fishing as an important use of our coastal waters. Typically, sport fishing provides muc
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
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of having our interest considered and voices heard as this process moves forward. There are lots of rumors flying around our coastal comm
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  anglers and the industry they support are far larger than any other group or industry involved. However, the tens of millions of recreational a
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s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
 y potential implication of the changes is becoming a trademark of the current administration. It appears no matter what the issue - Stimulous
merical Fisheries us Long Line only. Tribal, fish as there ancestors' did, with fish traps. Make Tribal do a regulated fish count & over see by an
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
 t. Recreational fishing is the right of every citizen and should not be taxed. Enjoyment of the Ocean and lakes should also not be taxed.
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 l) is pleased that our nation’s ocean resources are a management priority in President Obama’s administration. As you move forwar
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his pasttime, but also the revenues generated directly and indirectly by recreational sport fishing. Anything less than full availability for fishing
aded for decades to the point where many fish stocks have collapsed and the oceans have become severley polluted and receptacles for vas
erns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointe
erns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointe
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ect a lot of businesses if we cut back or stop using the lakes. Fuel tax boat and car,equipment, electronics,local eateries plus the food and dr
 eep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very d
   looked better. You people seem to be looking for new ways to suck tax dollars out of the citizenry.
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 mes to oceans and sea life. Rather, it is about sacrificing human beings to the needs of nature. In terms of the Law Of the Sea Treaty or (LO
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 nt surprize me. Look at the history of our natural resources and how many were taken to extinktion by commercial overharvest.Some were b
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 I do not understand the rationale in closing an industry--both fishing and tourism--that will affect millions of dollars and billions of revenue. It d

onment and animal life and is not sustainable.
  , already follows strict gudelines to PROTECT the species of fish where we live and enjoy the outdoors and oceans. Myself and all of my fri
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momy. To not take a resonable and common sense approach to recreational fishing is nonsense and typical of Goverment intervention. The c
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m foreign powers, curb and protect our water ways from dumpers of waste products, beef up our hatcheries. Thanks, Mike Kennedy
m foreign powers, curb and protect our water ways from dumpers of waste products, beef up our hatcheries. Thanks, Mike Kennedy
at the omission does not stem from the anticipation of diminishing opposition or contraversy. Making policy here with one brush stroke seem
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
 try. In the Gulf of Mexico there are so many commerical boats that over fishing areas and taking over the qouta but, yet again the recreationa
 ge. The decisions will have an impact on sportsfishing therefore sportsfishers must be included.
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
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shing community. The commercial Fisherman ruin the Resource, and Sportfisherman Pay the price! I voted for Pres. Obama, but If they clos
o express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task For
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 o express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task For
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oes directly to conservation and fisheries management. Are these activities being protected and promoted in the proposed policies. They cert
  the Nayional Ocean and Great Lakes Policy project , the Ocean Policy Task Force . I am very disappointed that the Task Force failed to reco
  that we are going, this will be a communist country before long. That want to keep us from catching food. Then they'll take our guns. Then w
 to provide marine reserves and protection against alien species.
   to create comprehensive legislation to insure the future health of this invaluable environment. Thank you for coordinating the release of the
 cerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappoin
  Interagency Ocean Policy Task Force. We congratulate the Task Force for putting forward a comprehensive strategy for improving ocean, c
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  t coral reefs to Washington, DC. have never had scrutiny. Let the Mid-Atlantic's marine stewardship begin with discovery, and swiftly procee
here and how we take care of ourselves. If someone doesn't want to live and eat inside a City full of preprocessed foods, and high costs of ea
 he first ships landed in America, to enjoy our natural surroundings. By not listening to the non-commerical fishermen and acknowleging their
ment of national policy. The contribution of recreational fishermen to the economy as well as their contributions to conservation reflect a desir

 ve national policy that protects, maintains, and restores sea turtle, salmon and marine populations, oceans, coasts, and Great Lakes. We ne

 regional expertise on marine mammal density, habitat suitability, and/or distribution modeling to determine geographic areas and seasons th
 m policy addresses the critical need for a unifying national oceans policy. I urge you to issue an executive order formally establishing a nati
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
 can commercial netting operations. The conservation and management of our Michigan fisheries and resources are funded in large part by
al areas including the Great Lakes. It doesn't sound like you have taken into consideration any of the work local sportsman similar to myself
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present a good start in restoring our oceans, but need to consider additional practices. In particular, the ecosystem-based management, coa
over the last 20 years has been a slow moving disaster. Dead zones continue to grow and deltas continue to erode. Agriculture, industry, citi
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g ALL national waters open for recreational fishing, etc. for my children and grandchildren and all future generations.
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my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am v
 hing he is trying to be apart of and he doesn't deserve the Nobel Peace Prize.
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 ause of nonsense policy strategies-which by the way does not make any sense- i cant take my kids fishing??!!We give the goverment billion
 nued with saving the view and open areas of our coastline waterways such as Nantucket Sound. Nantucket Sound is under seige by profite

Family and I love to do on the weekends is enjoy the outdoors. We are on the water probably every weekend. Fishing is one of our passions
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significa
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
 blishing more committees to make decisions about our oceans. However, there are very few details provided about what exactly will be done
bly regulated activity in the oceans and great lakes. This is a sustainable activity that can and should be protected for generations to come.
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
 our waters and yet nothing was done. Now this is happening. As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
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 eational fishing provides an extremely large amount of monies for coastal communities not to mention the portion of fishing licenses that is d
 eational fishing provides an extremely large amount of monies for coastal communities not to mention the portion of fishing licenses that is d
 es Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the sign
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Certainly, the cost and food from the ocean is becoming less available and more expensive. The oceans are contaminated with our garbage
d protest regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal which disregarded and omitted the place and importance of recreat
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
to Indians as well as people who live on it shores.
 HSI would like to see the Interagency Ocean Policy Task Force explicitly address the sustainability of fishery management practices, which a
ortant that the federal government manage that stock and not simply rely on management by regional fishery management councils. Even th
 is can lead not only to a crisis in food supply but to shortages of prey base for apex marine predators, including marine mammals. Managem
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
 community organizer advocating for the protection of our land and our communities, I was concerned to notice that the policy in the report di
 community organizer advocating for the protection of our land and our communities, I was concerned to notice that the policy in the report di
 N MAKE TO THE WELFARE OF OUR NATURAL RESOURCES.
 ed in your message) As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Oce
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
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eep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am furious
 ater quality in the ocean, along our coasts, and in the Great Lakes by promoting and implementing practices for large ships and vessels disc
 n the best interest of the United States of America. Do NOT SUBJECT US TO ANY TREATY OR AGREEMENT WITH UN. STOP TRYING
 ry, Navy and Coast Guard in particular.
ur fisheries from recreational fishers. The future of Louisiana's recreational fisheries is tied in with any decision about fisheries management,
y should be overtly addressed in this process. Since many of the negative impacts mentioned in the interim report stem directly from the ways
 are 60 million recreational in America that generate $125,000,000,000.00 for the economy and raise $5,000,000,000.00 in revenue for fisher
not recognize, nor apparently even mention, the contributions of recreational angling on conservation and economics. As a long time angler a
 l resources can make jobs, too, and help our economy if done correctly.
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
 ocean protection and management. The Regional Fishery Management Councils (RFMCs) have the experience, knowledge, and data deali
d dive offshore will tell you that species like Red Snapper, Amberjack, Grouper and many others are so plentiful that you can't catch other spe
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
  ional Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force
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 d them and my dad and I go together frequently. He has taught me to follow the rules, never be greedy and to let the big fish go. We also tak
ntributions of recreational fishing or include them as a key policy component. I'm also concerned about the 90 day time frame which forced t
 subsistence fishes on the Oregon coast. We are a working class family that depends on this resource as a significant part of our diet. I cons

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g ocean policy on an international and global level. I wholeheartedly applaud the work of the Task Force, and especially President Obama's l
 's right to recreationally fish the oceans for food and pleasure. Stop industrialized commercial overfishing. I've spent 40 years on numerous p
g to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task F
g to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task F

nted to be told where to fish, and where is off limits I would move to Europe. Promote catch and release and stop regulating where we can fi
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
L ECONOMIES, ARE GIVEN THE SAME RIGHTS AND REGULATIONS AS COMMERCIAL FISHERMAN TO THE PUBLICS BOUNTIES.
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 agement, policy and implementation strategies must include as an integral and basic element socio-economic concerns and information. Fa
d CONCURRENTLY with creation of marine reserves (including MPAs) so that we can learn whether these mechanisms actually do the job t
d CONCURRENTLY with creation of marine reserves (including MPAs) so that we can learn whether these mechanisms actually do the job t
rine protected areas (MPAs) MUST be science-based. Rather than begin with an unsupported declaration that MPAs are needed, a science
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
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s interim report Dear Task Force members, I strongly urge you to adopt and implement the recommendations called for in your "Interim Rep
s interim report Dear Task Force members, I strongly urge you to adopt and implement the recommendations called for in your "Interim Rep
 o the Laws of The Sea Treaty. We would lose independence and fall subject to the whim of the United Nations, among others, who do not w
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
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THe individual states should be monitoring the inland fisheries. The same policys should be followed for the ocean. If you are looking to mon
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
 se your agenda and/or mission statement to include a provision that all coastal and inland fresh water fisheries be completely open and acce
Force report fails to take into account the ecconomic impact of this segment of the fishery. This segment , the recreational segment of fisheri
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
enator Kennedy to make Nantucket Sound a National Park so that generations of people can enjoy what you saw this past summer . Renewa
 proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conserv
oastal fishing in the Gulf and Atlantic states in the past 3 decades is due alomst solely to the economic and other contributions of recreationa
 e system. I plan to hunt and fish from now until dead, and want to coastline, inland, bays, and freshwater sports supported. You have to be i
nning. stop cruise lines from trashing the oceans. stop longline fishing. PROTECT OCEAN LIFE & WATER QUALITY.
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n to the economey and MUST have a voice on these policy decisions!
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cluding the Great Lakes. I am concerned that this task force intends to render primary control to the United Nations. In addition, while I hav
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
 resources for recreational use by the citezens of the US. Has anyone on the committee(s) ever taken their kids or grandkids fishing?
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
uccess story that has no equal in the world, More government intrusion into individual and States Rights is NOT the answer. To offer inform
 express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force
way enough of our rights as Americans?
, coastal, or other wise. We already have more regulation than any other nation in the world. We have the technology to use our recourses t
Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Task Force. I am extremely disappointed that the task force did not recognize the sign
ady pay there bill and they do very little good. AGAINST

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eep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very d
or the opportunity to provide comments on the Ocean Policy Task Force’s interim report. The Ohio Department of Natural Resources is
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
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  the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently releas
 for future generations. Dont try to abolish fishing for the people who enjoy it and are law abiding citizens. Most of you in office are elected off
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 ppointed in the recent Oceans and Great Lakes proposal by the Oceans Policy Task Force. There was no mention of the economic and con
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y fish from Hawaii’s and other coral reefs. We're suggesting a fundamental policy shift away from supporting this practice to acknowledg
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
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millions of recreational anglers in this country?

s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
businessmen with only short-term profit motives. There needs to be a better balance protecting nature and jobs concommitantly. Thank you.
prove the fish stocks, then stop the indians from raping the fish runs every year and through the year. They fish year around and there is no L
nal Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal. I am shocked & disappointed that the task force fails to recongnize the significant conservation
 You have not talked to anyone involved in sport fishing on the Great Lakes and it shows. You have however taken information from preserva
Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significa
g when it seems to be unnessasary. Recreacional fishermen includung myself as a part of that group contribute millions of dollars annually in
hese pristeen waters. Wind farms, potentially, represent catestrofic environmental damage from the ravages of a hurricane. Keep wind farm
 nagement for over 100 years in the US. Additionally anglers have provided funding to pay for conservation and fishery management over th

s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
 ecrecation fisherman and my family I beleive the public should have a large voice in this matter; not just what they want. We should have at l
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s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
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se include the interest of this group when you are creating policies. They contribute Millions of Dollars to the economy of my state.

s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
mit that to a minimum and the oceans will provide all that is needed. Also consider the many people that actually rely on fishing for sustananc
 ress my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I
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g to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task F
e our maritime heritage" without hearing the voice of the recreational fishing community, which, apparently, you do not wish to do. The econo
 er to make national policy that will impact recreational fishing!
sport fishermen. Sport Fishing does more to protect the envoirment and promote healthy fisheries than any other single force. Please give m
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
e apparently not considered the vast resources and conservation efforts of the Coastal Conservation Association, and/or Texas Parks & Wild

. I have been fishing freely for years as my father and grand father. I want my kids to be able to fish for years to come. There is no reason wh

s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
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releases state, I will try to make sense of this situation. As a child, my father took me fishing many times and gave me that great pleasure an
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
 licy. In this sense we sincerely respect President Obama’s initiative on this. The US occupied the largest EEZ in the world, which include
 licy. In this sense we sincerely respect President Obama’s initiative on this. The US occupied the largest EEZ in the world, which include
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
 n marine mammal density, habitat suitability, and /or distribution modeling be established to determine geographic areas and seasons tha
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 r oversite on the recreational fisherman.
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 s been constrained by laws, fish catch limits, and other regulations that have almost made it no fun for the average person. Recreational fi
 akes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. Please don't rush this policy. Please consider the incredible impact
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
w in the Oceans and Human Health Initiative by clearly indicating that healthy ecosystem are necessary for human health. The development
Environmental Quality, Chair, Chair Subject: National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am
 us national resources, (Alaskan forests, western prairie lands, etc.) from further development for new energy sources, I request that you dire
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
 nflict with proposed commercial interests in the United States. UNCLOS is unsatisfactory in addressing such ecological interests. For instanc
on all coasts. We've spent our money an saved the fish and fishing. Now we are not even consulted on its future? When next election time
  in the process of coordinating our ocean policy. I certainly support your general objectives, realizing that what is good for the ocean ecosys
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
ons of recreational anglers to the conservation and preservation of our fisheries. The Taskforce should slow down and take stock of input f
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s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. It is shocking that the ta
mercial. Recreational fishing represents 60 million anglers, $125 billion in economic impact including 1 million jobs and $5 billion in excise ta

egarding this policy. There has been no recognition of independent efforts and contributions from such as CCA and many others. I am also v
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
o stay clear of unilateral treaties of this kind while we fix our economy and strengthen our standing in the world.
 a recently released. The proposal fails to recognize the significance of RECREATIONAL FISHING and its significant contributions to conser
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t

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 imentation on small scales to assess secondary and unexpected impacts, before implementing on larger spacial scales.
 imentation on small scales to assess secondary and unexpected impacts, before implementing on larger spacial scales.
 endations on the impacts of Light Pollution on aquatic communities of concern. With many of these areas located near developed commun
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
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s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
 compases so many issues in so many different places across the nation? I believe more time, research, and public opinion needs to be take
 e controlled experimentation on small scales to determine secondary and unanticipated effects before implementation on larger spatial scale
s will be nothing compared to the cost of poisoned oceans.
 mic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. As one of 60 million anglers in the United St
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
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s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
 se. If this administration wants to restore the health of the ocean, restricting the rights of the common fisherman is not the place to act. Larg
 ean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am disappointed that the task force failed to reco

  our coastal waterways and the Great Lakes. My only suggestion is that such an oversight agency should also have authority over rivers and
s regarding the NationalOcean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
herman is a major error and flaw in this study. there is no one more capable or knowledgeable than the man or woman who uses and protect
 ocino County...I am a Licensed Animal Health Technician...I am a former Chair of the Animal Commission for San Francisco...I am a former
when drafting this legislation. There are thousands of jobs supported by us and tens of millions of dollars donated or supported by fees that
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
on of would be an economic set back. Please include people from the recreational fishing community, instaed of just bureaucrats and comme
 stlines, many ocean areas are in trouble. A new national policy would help streamline the management of the care and protection of these oc
 ited States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by th
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
sk Force. Although I agree w/ many of the principles and support and desire to protect our oceans and water systems in the report, I am disa
dders have decimated our wild stocks of Pacific Salmon, not the sportsfishermen. Our national policy should protect the right of private angle
or comment about controls or constrictions being put into place. I know there must be millions of fishermen who feel the same as I.
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
ncerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes policy proposal released by your task force.You have again failed to reconize the sign
 pray that each and every member of this task force will stop and think about the responsibilities bestowed upon them. This can't be a hastily
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
management based on the best available science and other critical conservation concepts are included.
e who elect you. I have been fishing my whole life, it is the thought of casting a line in the water that wakes me up each day. During the last fe
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ding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am concerned that the task fo
sheries are very important and I don't want the Recreational angler not to have a voice.
ponsibly-managed and regulated recreational fishing deserve full consideration and incorporation in the administration’s ocean and Grea

s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
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s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
 UN, American companies would have to pay taxes to the UN, the US could fall victim to the intentional vagueness of the treaty (kind of like t
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
omy and benefit to the environment etc...in setting new policies?And,trying to fast track it by only giving 30 days for public review. Get a grip,a
know more about it than all the government officials from the last hundred years. I have watched the Indian River Lagoon decline for the last
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
creating for cleaning up the Great Pacific Garbage Patch now. Our first expedition is from March 22 - April 15, 2010. Captain Charles Moor
ze the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am al
 glers rather than submitting solely to the interests of commercial fishing. Please do not underestimate the economic effect of recreational fis
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t

 m policy addresses the critical need for a unifying national oceans policy. I urge you to issue an executive order formally establishing a natio
 guage wihtin the interim report addressing the importance of Recreation fishing, or any comment about who represented the interests of recr
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en I was about 4 years old. I have been sports fishing ever since. Thats about sixty three years and I have been teaching my grandchildren in
en I was about 4 years old. I have been sports fishing ever since. Thats about sixty three years and I have been teaching my grandchildren in
onument. Nantucket Sound must be included in the national ocean plan. This ocean zoning process needs to encompass all coastal and oce
onument. Nantucket Sound must be included in the national ocean plan. This ocean zoning process needs to encompass all coastal and oce
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
ns. President Obama's Ocean Policy Task Force issued science-based recommendations for a national policy to govern, protect, maintain a
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nhandle of florida building reefs for the fish. it is working! we have more fish here than we ever had,. each year the stocks are growing and th
  on the local economy. Please reconsider the 90 day call to action by extending the deadline to one year. I consider previous attempts by the
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 y that will help guide the individual STATES in their conservation efforts and not simple shove another Washington DC reactionary policy do
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
ep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very dis
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
 g is integral to families and businesses across the land, not to mention huge for jobs and tax revenue. But government chooses to listen to
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t

ed groups that exploit our fishery resources in reference to federal ocean policy but the people who support our government the most(the mid
  r international waters.
   Lakes must include a strong focus on RESOURCE CONSERVATION and should also recognize the important role that the sports fisherma
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
he drafters. Unless fishing is added as a goal the 60 Million active fisherpersons (more than 2 outings per year) and more than 100 Million oc
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e--so much more needs to be done. Thank you.
 clear coordinated national guidance in the science and policy related to our invaluable oceans. I am especially pleased to see that education
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s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
door enthusiasts and hunters- a full third of our country's population. Rest assured that we all have a close eye on this subject. A restrictive
door enthusiasts and hunters- a full third of our country's population. Rest assured that we all have a close eye on this subject. A restrictive
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
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 ive Coastal Planning. With wind resources, the focus must be on where the true, blue, productive wind is--- not what is the cheapest for a de
 ive Coastal Planning. With wind resources, the focus must be on where the true, blue, productive wind is--- not what is the cheapest for a de
 ive Coastal Planning. With wind resources, the focus must be on where the true, blue, productive wind is--- not what is the cheapest for a de
 ceans, lakes and streams. Fisherman support state through their purchase of licenses. The money spent on equipment and food and drink
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 ding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. It seems apparent that the tas
 d every state with coastal water regulations and enforcing agencies that are already in charge....are not doing their jobs??? Well, ain't that a
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s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
 ing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Tas
Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am appalled and disappointed that the task force failed to recognize and
   want to express in my own word that I am concerned about the shortcomings of this report. The Interagency Ocean Policy Task Force seem
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
  ds, water quality, and sustainable practices by k-12 students regardless of their proximity to the oceans. We need to recognize the interconn
acting on flawed and out dated data to govern our fisheries. I own and operate a small neighborhood bait and tackle shop and have done m
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
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  for the future. Are you guys nuts or is that the republicans. PITIFUL
cean and great lakes policy task force. i am vary disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant economic,social contrib
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
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wmens associationI implore you to increase the time allowed to publicly comment. Working fishermem, actual stewards of our marine resour
wmens associationI implore you to increase the time allowed to publicly comment. Working fishermem, actual stewards of our marine resour
NTERIM REPORT, I ask you to include some language that the task force will support sustainable sport fisheries due to the economic benef
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
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o idea about. Hasn't it worked for the past 100 years. If it isn't broke then don't fix it. I also hope the Pres doesn't forget about all the anglers
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
 opening them to automobiles and ending the access monopoly of the railroads--I strongly encourage you to separate commercial fishing from
sheer size of the effort and the commercial-backed measures to in crease efficiency, no other single group has more negative impact upon fi
 ly see a developing hierarchy within the framework. By its mere existence this committee creates a centralization that promotes growing exc

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 ted States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by th
  ist as well as the editor of a fishing magazine (In-Fisherman Magazine, Brainerd, MN) I was somewhat nervous about the lack of mention of
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
 sh and saltwater matters.
e the best care of the ecosystem.
 is a big mistake and a move in the wrong Think about the local fisherman and the money we donate to the conservation of this resource. W
 cy of our oceans. Thank you.
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 hey occupy and their importance to human, plant and animal life. It would be insane to not realize that they must be protected.
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Sound and so am I! Horseshoe Shoal is on the flight path for Migratory Birds. This wind plant threatens endangered species migratory flight
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
 0, 2009. My concern is true effective protection of our ocean ecosystems by the National Ocean Council (NOC). Here on the Northern Paci
 0, 2009. My concern is true effective protection of our ocean ecosystems by the National Ocean Council (NOC). Here on the Northern Paci
 AVY'S ACTIVITIES IN WHALE AREAS. Fort Bragg blue whale likely killed by ship Larry Wagner The carcass of of what is believed to be a
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  safety of our coasts and the living species within the ocean is necessary. I would add that this poicy include the wishes of those with whom
   to the UN is unacceptable. some other concerns are: The Law of the Sea Treaty (LOST) would give ownership of 41% of the planet’s area t
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s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. In 2006 alone the Texas economy gene
onal fishing as a key activity for the oceans and the Great Lakes. In addition, as a national policy document governing the oceans and Great
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
 at manufactures fishing equipment, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposa
 hould be banned.

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  huge new power grab. #2. The vagueness of LOST could place the US under the environmental obligations of treaties we haven’t signed P
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SENSE WHAT SO EVER PLESE CONSIDER THE THOUSANDS OF DOLLARS THIS COULD EFFECT IN THE SPORTFISHING INDUST
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
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eep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very d
  open for fishing & water receration. It is a great asset & should not be tampered with. Thomas C. Smith
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
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net’s area to the United Nations. The UN would then own the trillions of tons of the vital minerals of the sea—enough to supply current needs
 liticians. Why not try making some small positive steps first, instead of making big strides to nowhere? How about coordinating the cleaning
 liticians. Why not try making some small positive steps first, instead of making big strides to nowhere? How about coordinating the cleaning
 kes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am quite worried that the task force failed to recognize the contribu
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
e protection for the interests of this group of people who share in the use of the resources and contribute greatly to resource conservation.
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
ns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed
the citizens of each nation) who, in recent years, shown nothing but disdain for the U.S. Also, corruption runs high at the U.N. which the gove
mmercial fishing and aquaculture. 2. Specifically address access to recreational and commercial fishing opportunities. Per discussion with m
riting to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Ta
 s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed
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s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
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 Policy somehow restricts the use of the Great Lakes for sport fisherman such as myself it will upset an already delicate ecosystem taht has b
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 s and claim them as his own. Tim Lawson
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s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
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 recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. My main concern is the the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, ec
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  sport fisherman is the only fisherman that has conservation in mind when he or she is on the water. A commercial fisherman only wants to c
  recreational fihsing and boating industry. As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns rega
s regarding the NationalOcean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
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sland. In my lifetime, concerned coastal recreational fisherman brought redfish and speckled trout back to sustainable levels, without govern
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
 se of freedom.
cerns regarding the NationalOcean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappo
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 act, and seemingly little consideration.
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component.
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ve all aspects of our waters and for all plant and animal life that dwells there. I wish for you all, all the best and THANK YOU for all that you d
omment on this National Ocean Policy Task Force’s Interim report. 	      While indeed, a National Ocean Policy that recommends all of the meas
onservation Clubs and its 400 affiliated clubs and 40,000 members in Michigan, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the Nat

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 recreational anglers can do if we are included in any policy making.
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
ational fishing and fishermen contribute economically, socially and are a huge part of the conservation effort to keep our resources intact and
 p concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very di
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 e commercial fishing industries. Do not pass this legislation.
nation, and integration Dear Task Force, First, I applaud the work of the Interagency Ocean Policy Task Force for its exciting and phenom
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  ignored when establishing national fishery managment policies. I urge the task force to please give weight to the recreational fishing industr
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ncerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappo
ficials that will determine how recreational fishermen will fair regarding our ability to utilize the resources of the Gulf of Mexico. Our Country w
 that having only two at-large tribal representatives is insufficient representation for indigenous coastal communities. Maine's own Northeast R
   the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the tas
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  less than created OF God!!! The "AGENDA" is totally unacceptable to anyone that lived,learned and died FREE. This is just another "straw
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t

Policy proposal of the Ocean Policy Task Force. This new policy has wide ranging implications and deserves a very deliberate process and
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
of sports fishers' economic, environmental or conservation efforts are mentioned. There are 60,000,000 of us and on average we and the sp
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
 Ocean Policy Task Force. I have been a recreational fisherman and sportsman since childhood. The men in my family have always been sp
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
eave it to the individual states of this great nation!!
me on the west coast. i find this to be far too severe. dont do this walter r.smith
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 ed in your message) As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Oce
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
 tional sportfishing community here: the inclusion of the commercial fishing interests and the exclusion of recreational anglers really flies in th
 eadership at the international level, including by joining the Law of the Sea Convention." I strongly disagree. There is no justifiable reason fo
 s to fish OUR waters, How in the world does the goverment take a fresh look at the policies, There are no fresh looks it is see how they can
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
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 ted a letter which I will present at that meeting. After reading your recent Interim report of Sept. 10 I have these additional comments. There
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed th
 ur Sovereignty. The Law of the Sea Treaty (LOST) would give ownership of 41% of the planet’s area to the United Nations. The UN would th

s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
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 uch a short amount of time .This fishery benefits only a few greedy people .We have so many other fishing regulations that keeps the fishing
 h to pass on to their children and grandchildren. I can no longer fish as I am disabled but my brain is full of cherished stories. When my mo
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
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s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
ears old. I took all of my children fishing as soon as they could hold a pole and I want my children to enjoy the experience with their children a
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
 anning. Also please consider adding the Pacific Islands and the Caribbean as a priority area, given the vast biodiversity found there and the
 reign entanglements - this was the position of our founding fathers and should continue to be ours. I am adamantly against a "One World O
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  LOST would further damage the world's economy by exacting taxes upon mining companies. The UN does not need to fund our enemies.
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
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 setup for implementation is top heavy with committees and not enough clear decision making. Death by committee has always been a gover
  the natural spauning bed for tuna, and the wreckless harvest of sword fish will result in the loss of this species from our shores....as has alre
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deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am angr
disease, and endanger the ecology. Salmon are becoming non-existant on the West Coast.
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 ons testing and SONAR activity until its impacts on wildlife can be thoroughly evaluated. While national defense is of course important, nava
 to the long and short term necessities to deal with this present and looming crisis that will affect every aspect of their lives and future prospe
s regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed t
mers, boaters, families and concerned citizens want nothing but the best for our oceans and lakes but by not allowing our voices, the people
 ocean conservation policy we have and how it works. This means strict controls on commercial endeavors (foreign and domestic) of all kind
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r

Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
nsibility of every country to take an active role. You only have to see the North Pacific Gyre, this "plastic" ocean is already the size of Texas!

Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re


 it's connecting waters are to us- as a nation and the world- but so little attention is given to how we get this across to our young minds as the

Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r


Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
ustry. It is critical that you develop a balanced policy to accommodate both commercial and recreational interests. With the complex science a

e islands to put the wind mills on. this will be a desaster for shellfish in nantucket sound. I have been in the aquaculture business for 25 year

s, commercial fishermen and the environment all have valid issues with which to contend. While I understand that my interests as a recreatio
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re

ges from chemical plants, make them responsible for their waste. Follow through on citizen reports of improper discharges. Eliminate OPEN


Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
 of recreational fishing. This should be the key component of the Policy. The 90 dat timeline is insufficient for such an important decision. Mo

Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
me and/or recreation depends on sport fishing -- despite the fact, as the Report states, that the majority of these people live within the areas t
altwater anglers contribute billions of dollars to the economy and support 1/2 a million jobs. The review process should be very deliberate an
 er the last eight years of political cronyism based on corporate greed, a science-based approach is like heaven and will benefit all of us, not

 elated international treaties and agreements. These include fisheries management, species protection, vessel safety, and coral reef preserv
  waste washing up on beaches is unsafe and disgusting. Thank you for your commitment to changing the way we treat (or mistreat) our oce
 s and want to destroy us. Do not join LOST. It is not in this country's best interest.

Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions o
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r

y released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, econo
y released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, econo
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re

Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
on of ocean acidification must be a key part of any national ocean policy. Changing ocean chemistry is endangering the livelihood of thousan
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
mine geographic areas and seasons that must be protected from use of sonar and weapons testing by the U.S. Navy

 graphic areas and seasons that must be protected from use of sonar by the U.S. Navy.         I applaud the Interagency Ocean Policy Task Forc


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n Policy Task Force. It seems the Task Force has failed to recognize the significant social, conservation and economic contributions of recre
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  to Chgo and Lake Erie to do my annual ladies lake erei charter fishing trip for the past 10 yrs. I pay taxes and pay for out-of-state fishing lice
is is not what the many commentors have mentioned, but I am extremely concerned about the realities of the situation and whether or not th
 ask Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
d by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
! THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT NEEDS TO KEEP FROM TRYING TO CONTROL OUR WATERS WITHIN OUR BORDERS.WE THE PE
eans for generations to come.
rly ruined by the Gill Netter's of the comercial industry. Check what the commercial fishery has done to the cod fishery and now the lobster fis
ving away our sovereignty. Whatever is in the ocean, within our boundries, is OURS, not owned by the world. The United Nations is an organ
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rt, finances, and ideas for coastal conservation and utilization than from this massive number of people? Look what the recreational hunters
 Its great yall are helping the oceans, but don't do ANYTHING without banning and heavily enforcing all shark fishing in the US or US territorie



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 afety hazard in conflict with NEPA that provides assurance of safety to citizens. Cape Wind is a proposed “taking� of fishing ground
 major body of water as the Sound, especially one that is complicated by containing both federal and state waters. Literally millions of traveler
 rom personal experience in national parks, as well as from Ken Burns' series on "National Parks: America's Best Idea," to the ocean. To be
 such farms located in our oceans. Historic locations, decisions by private companies based on PROFITS, and PROTECTIONS must be prio
d the contributions recreational fisherman make to conservation and the economy. I can easily see the devastation wreaked by trawlers and
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 demands, inauspicious state regulation, and potentially lethal energy demands on our ocean. We are just now beginning to change the polic
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Task Force. As an outdoor writer and committed fly angler I'm very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conse
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hey hear from each of the major stakeholders involved in marine activities. This includes, conversationalist, fisherman, fisheries managemen
n supporting conservation and fish management through taxes and license fees. Recreational fishing is a national pastime. The middle class
oes not pose a threat to our fisheries minus mass fishing techniques. Conservation is good but eco extreemism is not. I want to continue t
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a of the resources in each proposed marine preserve. Then an Environmental Impact Statement should be prepared evaluating all conserv
ft out of the process. In the US, these groups are the largest (by number and dollars) stakeholders of our coastal waters. By not including re
e Great Lakes waters due to the self imposed taxes and license fees paid by recreational anglers. We pay taxes that support conservation, s
this discussion, spends money, it goes right into protecting the environment. Given that pollution, over development of land covering up wetl
e billion in revenue through excise taxes. License fees go directly towards conservation including fish stocking, habitat and species protection
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 leased by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economi

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baseline condition has changed and will continue changing until a new equilibrium is established. Furthermore, it is imperative to support and
t 6 pages. So far, it seems that a lot of folks are involved in this new agency, like we really need another one, and they've spent a lot of time a
endangered species in the state. If this wind turbine farm is built, countless jobs will be destroyed. Tourism is our main source income for Nan
se so many positive things that have come out of fishing.

y proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant con
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 specific projects like the Cape Wind Project on Nantucket Sound in MA. The Interim Report states that one objective is to ensure a compre
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nservation Association of Florida. As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the N
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s. There is no way that a bunch of beaurocrats in DC can or will take the little guy into account when they are being fasttracked to "DO SOME
 orce failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key polic
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
eady do a terrific job. Fisherman are as a group fiercely protective of the areas they fish, and do everything they can to improve and protect t
 express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Forc
one of 60 Million Anglers in the US and a member of The Coastal Conservation Association I have Deep concerns of the recently released P
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ederal bureaucracy. It runs counter to our cultural heritage in its inherent denial of property rights.

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private life! My grandkids don't need UN regulations because they are AMERICANS and we have the protection of our constitution. BUTT O
private life! My grandkids don't need UN regulations because they are AMERICANS and we have the protection of our constitution. BUTT O
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& tarpon) coming back to the Texas Gulf Coast . CCA also support family values & future "kid" anglers. We are million of members strong -
tcomes. Keep control of our local waters and publicly critizice those who don't. The US Gov't has not been able to develop policies that prot
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 stroyed, not by improper management of resources but rather by a poorly managed science. I am now looking at a 30% closure of the coas
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e heading, would give control of the world's oceans to the UN which is unabashedly anti US, to begin with, and much of which wants to destr
nd the genuine stewardship and cooperation between the Texas Fish and Game Dept. and the CCA. CCA Texas has a program that has su
m also very concerned about the abbreviated 90 day timeline which forced the Task Force to rush to issue this policy document. The implica
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
 on is concerned. In Oceans Policy development please assure that the energy industry has full access to the national waters surrounding A
  significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. The abbrevi
 ed by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic an
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
 n our Pacific Northwest fisheries, the state Department of Fish and Wildlife has produced excellent research on the broad economic impact t
 The people that LIVE in these areas want to protect them, and will do that by voting and speaking out. Bureaucrats have no business telling

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nal waterways and have been a part of many conservation efforts along with many fellow boaters and anglers to keep sportfishing/boating sa
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my that is very depressed. I am shocked that the conservation, economic and cultural impact of recreational fisherman has been ignored in t

 cean and Great Lakes Policy by the Ocean Policy Task Force does not recognize the tremendous contributions that recreational fishing mak

 e Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
akes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the sig
 Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social co
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cted in the report. Given that statement, we should be developing those actions including essential technologies to guide change which are b
Task Force. I am very troubled and confused as to why the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social
 ask Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
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 t fees and excise taxes. Sport fishers have lead the way in conservation and sustainable fisheries. Sport fishers should be considered first o
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ide lobbyist (Pew Foundation) is influencing policy making in Washington. Their grass roots efforts have mislead the public and I believe the
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 sts again. we the little people must have say so.
mpact the aesthetics and spiritual beauty of Nantucket Sound. I frequent the waters and beaches of this wonderful area I call home. It will als
ad the clean up efforts along with Canada and the allies because developing nations will have to obey these practices.Please develope a de
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eep concerns regarding the NationalOcean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very di
 hydro Mechanical obliteration or H_M_O
urge you to take into consideration the economic impact of a complete closure of selected areas. Instead, implement strict keep regulations w
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y rather than set at odds with conflicting directions by agencies with often opposing politicised agenda.
cy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions
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own the Gulf Coast. IE: include artificial reefs and oil rigs in said stock assessments. if this is done I believe you will see red snapper are no
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rial fishing and not recreational angling however the Interim Report does not differentiate. For many years, U.S. recreational anglers have be
 mmendations of the task force's interim report Dear Task Force members, I strongly urge you to adopt and implement the recommendations

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o allow a very small interest to plunder the resource at the expense of the vast number or recreational users is an unsound and immoral posi
am taken aback by the extremely short timeline for public imput into this process Please re-think your positions on both of these issues.. tha


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ean and estuarine space for energy development in order to: -	  Prevent the ―race to private ocean space‖ by energy prospectors and states w
ask force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key p
 ards to Conditions in the Arctic: Environmental impact assessments should be prepared and more scientific research should be done before
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ness. Second, the state taxes anything and everything we use to conduct business. Third, the federal government taxes the money we earn.
ing outdoors. I do not support any aspect of closing sportfishing areas
vironmental rules as others in their Navy Weapons Testing. This testing is calling for mass destruction of marine life and is scheduled to beg
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 ve effects on the local ecconoy would be broad reaching. It should not be built.
 cy Task Force was quite distressing to me as a steward of our salmon, crab and other fish. Sport fishing provides a larger economic benefit

 g advocates for healthy waters, and have historically served that role. A healthy sportfishing community is a vital part of coast economies an
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposa
  salt water fishing license. In the five years I have been fishing there I have caught one black drum that I kept. I doubt that sport fishers have
 se don't make it a "rich man's sport" us poor people would like to take our children someday. Charles
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US AND SHOULD BE CORRECTED UNLESS IT IS BY DESIGN AND PART OF A LARGER AGENDA OF GOVERNMENT CONTROL JUST
 ational guys have been completely shut out.
e bilges from foreign ships have dumped in the great lakes. The dams that have killed the spawning salmon in the snake river and many oth
  bilges from foreign ships have dumped in the great lakes. The dams that have killed the spawning salmon in the snake river aand many oth

not worth the cost of what we give up. It is better to be respected, even if disliked, and defend our national interests.
olicy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contribution
y is too broad in its scope and too dangerous to the proper functioning of our nation. Also, the coastal areas of Louisiana, Mississippi and Al
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cy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions
y proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant con
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 l regulations or mandates from people who haven't a clue about local fisheries and resources.
small to keep or occasionally too large. When this occurs, we release the fish very carefully to insure that it has time to grow and live on to re

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 k force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key po


erved and granted eternal freedom from industrialization. Please do yourself a favor and visit this treasure. I'll even take you out in my boat s
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h is significant. For years we have seen changes we'd like to see implemented get bogged down in the political process and now this is rus

 eep concerns regarding the NationalOcean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very d
 e Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social



unt of jobs and communities that non-commercial fishing supports, it should be required to determine how this would effect the recreational a

  consumer, most of whom are many generations in their sector, are given little ability to participate in process regardless of the law's structur
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eate many more jobs than commercial fishermen do. if you want to make changes to improve our fisheries, then look to limit commercial fish
 p a comprehensive and coordinated approach to managing these resources. Additionally, fishing has been a longstanding component of Am

e Spike Lee says, "Do the right thing!" for the world's oceans/waters without further delay.
h the boating and fishing industries.
 /4 of the USA's people will be in jail by directly or indirectly if this put into action with its current state. It is bullshit. There will be more people i
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made, but this would be an abuse of power.
  there are thousands of restrictions on fishing, both saltwater and freshwater, and even areas where we can't fish at due to the MLPA's imple


at there is no consideration of the value and importance of sports fishing. Having commercial fished and been a sports fisherman for many y
a lot of great things, but I am very disappointed that it fails to recognize the significant conservation, economic, and social contributions of re
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rol this sportsman activity, like every other aspect of our public lives they are trying to control.
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quarely on your shoulders. The Law of the Sea Treaty (LOST) would give ownership of 41% of the planet’s area to the United Nations. The U
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HE RESOURCES OF THE UNITED STATES BELONG TO THE PEOPLE ! AS TAXPAYERS ,WE PAY TAXES, LICENSING FEES TO THE
HE RESOURCES OF THE UNITED STATES BELONG TO THE PEOPLE ! AS TAXPAYERS ,WE PAY TAXES, LICENSING FEES TO THE
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You should seek advice from those who have fished coastal waters all their lives. Many of us for 50-60 years. We have closely observed the
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ther fishing and just being in the outdoors. Without fishing you will take away many traditions and family memories. Please rethink this com
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ngler keeps very small and large business alike afloat more so than commercial fishing does. The recreational angler deserves more consid

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  and its role in the current and future status of ocean and Great Lakes management. There are mentions regarding input by the “public,â
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 that the task force failed to recognize the contributions I make as a recreational fisherman. I am also very concerned about the SHORT time
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  special care to NOT leave anything behind when we are fishing in the ocean. NOTHING is thrown overboard other than bait. As one of 60
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g the significant conservation efforts, as well as economic and social contributions bu over 60 million fishers. This must be considered and be
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owers not accountable to the American people. The U.S. can take wise and proper actions WITHOUT unnecessarily surrendering our nation
  With this in mind. The United States would lose it's Sovereignty. The UN has no business owning 41% of the planet's area. would redistrib
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gement with their fishing licenses. The federal government has mismanaged commercial ocean fishing. This program, if implemented will d



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assionly pleasure boating. I purchase fishing stamps to fish these waters, in addition to buying fishing products. A portion of these purchases
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 ask Force. THIS IS NUTS!!!!! I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and socia
o recognize the significant ECONOMIC, and conservation contributions of the recreational fishing citizens and include that as a key policy com
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 ected if he steps on the rights of all who would use the oceans and inland waterways of this country. Congress should not stand by and let th


cean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contr
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of
e even higher. Certain species have been so restricted that they have become overabundant and fisherpersons now only keep fish 10lbs and



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 riate there is a glaring omission regarding the “usage” of the resource – in particular the topic of fishing is essentially, and completely,
k force wants to do. A good example is the National Park Service, who already does a great job at Cape Lookout National Seashore at strikin



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 by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and s
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iled to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy comp

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cy would be to support the Law of the Sea Treaty. The Law of the Sea Treaty (LOST) would give ownership of 41% of the planet’s area to t
ean and coastal economies, preserves our maritime heritage, provides for adaptive management to enhance our capacity to respond to clim
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world’s wealth from developed nations, like the United States, to developing ones. Specifically, Mr. Reagan objected to the Treaty’s Part XI, a
world’s wealth from developed nations, like the United States, to developing ones. Specifically, Mr. Reagan objected to the Treaty’s Part XI, a
 st direct, hands-on experience with ocean resource & management issues of anybody. Is there a place for them on the NOC? 2) Ecosystem
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 blic expressed concerns about climate change and the proposals to create large scale wind farms in the ocean adjacent to Cape Cod. The n
ate and federal entities conduct planning and management activities that influences what happens in the ocean. The different levels of govern
 ndicators ----> Science Advisory Council -----> Management Options(mitigation,adaptation,resilience)----> Community Advisory Committee -

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 ask Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
 e that we need some regulations in place to preserve our heritage in fishing and hunting. I know as an avid sportsman and as well as a buis
 e that we need some regulations in place to preserve our heritage in fishing and hunting. I know as an avid sportsman and as well as a buis
ol. The Law of the Sea Treaty (LOST) would give ownership of 41% of the planet’s area to the United Nations. The UN would then own the t
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
ions of Americans, it is a billion dollar a year business. To ban recreational fishing or to put any major restrictions on it will have a huge nega
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led to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy compo
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oudl be reserved to off shore greater than 30 miles.
 licy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contribution
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anet’s area to the United Nations. The UN would then own the trillions of tons of the vital minerals of the sea—enough to supply current need
anet’s area to the United Nations. The UN would then own the trillions of tons of the vital minerals of the sea—enough to supply current need
mmunities will be affected by future decisions based on the Interim Report. Going forward, Policy Coordination must include direct input from
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o make an informed decision. This is too big of a decision to be made in such a short time. More input, research and analysis needs to be d
e UN would then own the trillions of tons of the vital minerals of the sea—enough to supply current needs for thousands of years. As we well
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Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
ean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to r

Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r

 fused to include any input from the recreational anglers prior to making this decision back in June. We have the same interest, if not more,
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 'Task Force. I am disappointed that the task force failed to regognize the conservation,economic and scoial contributions of recreational fish

presents millions of people who are "resource first" minded! Recreational anglers must be viewed as a separate user group from commercia
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
on. Apparently the task force failed to recognize recreational fishing’s significant conservation, economic and social contributions and did not
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Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
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 Force report is unprecedented in US history, because it's the first time we've had a common vision for governing the 4.4 million square mile
ere. We need regulation because humans number too many and we are self centered in our desires. If we have regulation, our oceans will r
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
ect and preserve our oceans and so do I. The placement of that wind farm is a very bad idea and I hope you smart government people can d

money would then be given to UN member nations such as Cuba, Uganda and Venezuela. The vagueness of LOST could place the US unde
 wo comments. Throughout my service on fisheries and environmental boards, I have been involved with numerous attempts to manage thro
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
 egon and Washington is a multi-billion dollar industry and has a very large stake in what goes on with the local economies in the Northwest. I

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my that is very depressed. I am shocked that the conservation, economic and cultural impact of recreational fisherman has been ignored in t
xpress my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force.
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and so
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
 om them. Kids that fish don't get into trouble. Worry about, things that are destroying our country not fishing.
 d by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
s to the economy and directly and indirectly hundreds of thousands of jobs are related to recreational angling. These 60 million people are m
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
ment, with a focus on rebuilding depleted stocks and maintaining them at healthy, robust levels. At some point very soon we will have to ma
 I was very disappointed to see that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recre
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
port is unprecedented in US history, because it's the first time we've had a common vision for governing the 4.4 million square miles of Ame
 ask Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
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portsmans groups [ anglers] are represented on your board equaly as with comercial fishing groups and tribal interests as well. I wish you we
cross this country. In addition, given the importance of this topic I am extremely dissapointed in the narrow window for public scrutiny and deb
 uld not be a party to LOST because it empowers the U. N. to an even greater than present degree.
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
er is a voter. Please review the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy and include the angler and recreational fishing and the impact it has.
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r

rget fish. Overfishing will inevitably lead to the permanent exhaustion of species, which would be truly disastrous. We also need to adopt me
rget fish. Overfishing will inevitably lead to the permanent exhaustion of species, which would be truly disastrous. We also need to adopt me
need in order to cope with the state of our economy. without recreation the people will crumble..I know whatever I say will fall on deaf ears be
y Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recongnize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions
 forces of development. Anything erected within the boundaries of the Cape coastline detracts from its unparalleled beauty and ecological fra
hore or the possibility of destroying marine life habitat. We need to ask ourselves, as a Country, how have we grown or developed in the pas
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
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Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
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 s. Through the Sport Fish Restoration program, anglers have provided more than $5 billion through excise taxes on fishing tackle to fishery

ers more than many other people.
 bjectives of indigenous resource users, and address issues with tribal input at all levels including science integrated with traditional knowledg
 anagement are important, but the US citizens want to access our ocean resources. There should be more recognition for the importance of
  policies. At last count there are 60 million recreational anglers in this country who spend billions of dollars pursueing thier passion. Most if no
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 and out doors. Plus all the jobs that would be lost if you close recreational fishing. Please save our country,economy and past times.
n. It is difficult to believe that such a broadbrush omission was accidental, and I would hope that some form of correction or addition would be


he angling and hunting community out of your decision process regarding our waterways. I can asure you that I and all of our 300,000 consti

Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
 n and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to rec
 the pursuit of our fishing interests: Boats, motors, fishing tackle, food, lodging, transportation etc... You can ask my wife about how much m
mpact the fishery less than any of the other players but we have a much greater committment to the resource and to conservation and our vie
US Government and the Administration is trying to "get it right" with respect of the Oceans and all it's living critters. The fishing industry ( lobs
 l Policy was at best unlikely. Continue to support the requirements of the individual regions for ocean observations. A good role for the Nat
 ration among Federal, State, tribal and local authorities, including regional governance structures."` The U. S. Commission on Ocean Policy
s quotas or not. The average frc fisherman usually puts back more than 70% of the fish caught.. We in NC have seen this happen way to m
o I vote NO for this crazy lost bill.
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
  come up with the best plan for the future. Do not close areas to recreational fishing. Let the state governments handle coastal fisheries con
  orce failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key polic
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
  payer, we are being ignored. The combined input of this group to the task force could be substantial.
anything else). Recreational anglers have been on the forefront of conservation in preserving this nations fish stocks. Each recreational ang
 ited Nations. The UN would then own the trillions of tons of the vital minerals of the sea. These are potential resourses that we may need in
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
orce does not appear to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing. It should be recogin
 resh Fish and the secretary of the Fishery Enhancement and Research Foundation. I would like to start off by saying; we are in a position, a
opening. We will take our country back and put you back in your rightful place. This is a promise.

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he world's oxygen. The United States must coordinate with all the countries of the world to clean up the pacific gyre (see http://www.environ
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r

Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re

 of the fish stocks. Right now, there are many recreational charter captains who are out of work because of the closures that have been plac
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TRAGEOUS!! We as a group are responsible for Millions of dollars in boating and fishing expenditures, and spend many hours in pursuit of
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Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
 he world. I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by th
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
  the sportfishers be. Just like in Belize, you'll find the impact to the economy to be much more than you'd bargain for. Removing the livelyhoo
  the sportfishers be. Just like in Belize, you'll find the impact to the economy to be much more than you'd bargain for. Removing the livelyhoo
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
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Printed Letter     Subject: National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy           Required text: (This text will be included in your message) As one of 6
 . Although our economic impact is large our environement impact is very small in relation to fisheries management. Most if not all recreatio
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
 orce. this doucment fails to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing. The implication

m report. In fact, I am a proud member of the Coastal Conservation Association, a group that is comprised, in large part, of fishermen that is
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Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
 llion United States citizens consider themselves recreational fishers, refusing to recognize the economic, social, and conservation impact of
 ourage the task force to continue strong support for ocean education. Thank you.

 itants !!! Please continue the GOOD work !!!! andTHANK YOU agian !!!!!!
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
rcial overfishing are part of the decision making process. Ecosystem management must include all stakeholders including the sea birds and
hermen in environmental issues. An example over the last 25 years is the return to health of the redfish population along the Gulf Coast. It is
 icy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant c
orce failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy

Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r

  are being proposed are changing the character of the American experience. There is nothing wrong with fishing. Yes, some people are veg
 k Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recre
each year to our national economy and are an important part of our GNP. To think President Obama is ready to move forward with a matter
 unters and the like. Power hungry bureaucrats and profit greedy industrialists, shouldn't have undue influence over our government's positio
 re the economic factors taken into consideration? There is no need to rush such an enviromental strait jacket policy on our economy or allow
ep for our nation. The Task Force has focused squarely on the issues that affect our coastal and ocean resources and provides a framework
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
 punished and denied the enjoyment of our national resources when our impact on those resources is minimal. As one of 60 million anglers i
rths Oceans because of over fishing and Industrial Run Off. 4 The question I have for you is: does this report take sufficient steps to protect
 nomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbre
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commercial benifits derived from recreational sport fishing.
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
 osal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conserva
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re

ministration, policy is being rushed without regard to comments or a well thought out goal.
 he National Ocean Council (NOC). Here on the Northern Pacific Coast in one of four unique ocean ecosystems in the world, we have been

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Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
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y Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions
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Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
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 y proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant co
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asking a fisherman how many fish they caught is suspect at best.
, natural gas, coal and other alternative means of energy. First off, we can drill for oil and natural gas without hurting the enviroment., We ha
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he polluter (generic) to the people.
mpacts. Thank you,
 the year. Hundreds of thousands of eyes, and ears, seeing and hearing and monitoring any and all changes to, and observing important d
 the year. Hundreds of thousands of eyes, and ears, seeing and hearing and monitoring any and all changes to, and observing important d
 the year. Hundreds of thousands of eyes, and ears, seeing and hearing and monitoring any and all changes to, and observing important d
nts of view. Especially from the recrational angling side. It seems that you have forgotten this important group in your initial report. This type
sses and vocations connected with this huge industry. The sport fishing licenses, guide licenses, and boat licenses alone contribute multi-m
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Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r


appointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and inc
 orce. I am very disappointed that the Task Force failed to reconize the sugnificant conservation, economic and social contribution of recreati

arbon. Additional loss of terrestrial forest systems results in additional impacts. Pollution and deforestation are the greatest threats to our su
 ask Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
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Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
cy. We have laws, and Councils, and Commissions, etc. already charged with conserving and managing ocean resources. Give these peop

Task Force and the general direction Obama is taking our once great country. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize t
e UN and their crazy ideas that want to take our soveriengy (sp?)? Gerald Christenson
 urage people to have fewer children (now that would make a real difference.
e Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social c
 ean and Great Lakes Policy document. Recreational anglers have as much, if not more, of a vested interest in maintaining the health and v
 ean and Great Lakes Policy document. Recreational anglers have as much, if not more, of a vested interest in maintaining the health and v
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
 f citizens living around the great lakes goes up dramatically when they spend time on and near the water as fishermen. You will lose public
 reports indicating the failures of Ocean and Great lake studies. I could put it into my own words but none is better tha that put out by my ang
about the lack of mention and consideration given to migratory birds, including waterfowl, and other wetland wildlife species that rely on the G

o this issue. Please allow more time for public comment, as I am certain that many other recreation anglers will comment as they learn of th
concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disapp
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
 angler frequenting the Outer Banks of NC, I have found any type of regulation on behalf of our government is biased and backed by special
 full and inclusive consideration of all aspects of a proposed policy simply to meet an arbitrary agenda of a selected few.

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 very narrow timeline for public comment. This is a very important issue and merits a thorough public review and comment period. I expect m
 lse would you expect
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 at heritage is preserved in underwater prehistoric archaeological sites, shipwrecks and a variety of other submerged cultural resources. For
may well have been many additional comments......if the document was indeed available for review! I would have commented on issues asso

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Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
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 and TAX DOLLARS associated with activities in/on/around the water.

 The House and Senate and the Presidency do not conform to main stream America. The next election will be swift and defeating for most o
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Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
on. Apparently the task force failed to recognize recreational fishing’s significant conservation, economic and social contributions and did not
mitment to recreational fishermen in a piece that he did in SPORTFISHING MAGAZINE prior to the election...please don't foget.
uality of peoples lives and livelyhoods, with over regualtion.

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striped bass along the NE coast vanish before my own eyes. It's time we put a national wide moritorium on the killing of striped bass for any r
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r

 Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significa
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
 l angling and its supporting industries, as well as hundreds of thousands of jobs that depend on it, are vital for many of our coastal communi
ces and water quality and climatic change, it is nonetheless important to remember that when it comes to comprehensive definitions of marin
overnment funding for the repair we need to help the ocean life ,Louisiana has a dead zone that I also hope that will improves in sea life .
wer. we definately need solar power but we also need to be careful when start building these projects in our oceans.
nditions. Ocean pH is a fundamental property of seawater that affects almost every aspect of biochemistry. It, for example, affects organisms
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re

e Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social c
 ps in with the recreational groups. Individuals and communities can be very powerful conservationist if they are shown the distinction. We w


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Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significan
  Treaty. We cannot afford to wait another 15 years to manage our Earth's resources. Our future depends on our bold actions today, and as o
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hin have suvived for millions of years without any help from homo sapien. to manage the oceons will be like trying to manage the atmophere
   mismanagement has ruined the fluke striped bass and shad fisheriesplus several other species.
  and fishing related industries would be. Now that we face what could well be the Amendment from this act that could cost tens of thousands
e wasn't more mention of these efforts and the contributions of recreational anglers in the recent report?
 ildren and grandchildren can experience fishing like we did when we were kids and now. Recreational fishermen are also a giant revenue ge
y Taskforce. This is a grave oversight which should be corrected immediately and proper importance an impact of recreational fishing should
 nt of Ocean Resources (SIMOR). The Interagency Marine Debris Coordinating Committee (IMDCC), created by Congressional mandate (33
 ask Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
ct a new course on the US' consumption and production of plastics and other non-recyclables ie, removing these from the waste stream, from
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 he sea—enough to supply current needs for thousands of years. Also under LOST, mining companies would be required to pay taxes to the
 orce. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recrea
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ANY IMPLEMENTATION OF ITS POLICIES, THEREFORE IOPT'S EFFORTS SWHOULD BE CONDUCTED WITH THE UTMOST CAUTIO
ANY IMPLEMENTATION OF ITS POLICIES, THEREFORE IOPT'S EFFORTS SWHOULD BE CONDUCTED WITH THE UTMOST CAUTIO
enue a year. The Interim Report is insulting.


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Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
 d by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and
e life and health of our oceans and those that live in it is a reflection of how we will survive on land. all is connected, and as stewards of the l

ur marine resources as we financially support and watch over our ocean's treasures.
n? If the UN needs funding let it go elsewhere.
n and red tape? Does it make our decision making regarding our territorial waters and the Great Lakes subject to international approval or in
must be stopped and reversed. time is of the essence. restoration is also necessary to reduce the impact of hurricane tidal surge along all o

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 hese fisheries. Please help me to be able to fish recreationally for ever.
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e sustainability of ocean and coastal economies, preserves our maritime heritage, provides for adaptive management to enhance our capac
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ervation of our fishery resources and they too need more time to investigate this new proposal.
my that is very depressed. I am shocked that the conservation, economic and cultural impact of recreational fisherman has been ignored in t
 because the water i fish is closed down.i work hardall week so i can fish weekends with my son. i could see this being taken away from me.
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University of Southern Mississippi to Ocean.US where I served as Deputy Director for Operations. Ocean.US was tasked with developing an
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  to sensible resource management. Secondly, informed conservation management of a resource is more likely to result in the long term via
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aritime heritage that reflects not only the history of the United States but also the cultures, values and people involved in the development of t
distinction needs to be made between recreational and commercial interests and contributions. From my research I understand that the rec
ority to The Congress and The President through the people of the United States, only, and not though any other source. The UN and all of it
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r-agency undertakings (and I use this term advisedly). What this Administration failed to do the weeks leading up to January, 2009, (the task
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orce since they both have important functions in regulating recreational fishing.
gnored.but input from environmental groups was taken seriously, The recreational fisherman were the first to report problems and we have b
sal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservat
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dreds of thousands of visitors and year-round residents.The oceans must be saved for future generations.
ls that are particularly susceptible to sonar and will be harmed the most by the Navy's actions. .         Sonar must not be used off the Cali
al usage of waterways, yet the omission of such uses from your proposed regulation sounds suspiciously like you are planning to shut them d
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shing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbreviated 90 day timeline which forced the Task Fo

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ir leaders prosecuted.

 that helps keep the fishery strong. Restricting this sport without input from groups such as SU would not be in the best interset of thosands
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 Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of
umber of people are employed in various supporting roles, such as boat and equipment dealers, marina operators, and others too numerous
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 ating sea and bird wildlife. The venture is just to make money by those underwriting this ill conceived project and will end up rusting and rott
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 supply current needs for thousands of years. Also under LOST, mining companies would be required to pay taxes to the UN. This money wo
his; it is for the benefit of all humanity that we care about what happens to our oceans and our world,.
 k Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recr
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 creational fishermen.
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ngressional oversight and state jurisdiction and management continues. Cutting off recreational fishing does not make good policy sens.
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 influences on lakes than those of us that fish recreationally. Time to make a difference between recreational and commercial fisherman. tha
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 ng and losing their lives for our country, and we are worried about FISHING!? Are you serious? You people need to get your priorities straigh
hrive in the harshest environment on the planet. Please consider protecting this living legacy of evolution-- alive and well in the American ar


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n you just help America, thats what the Bible says, fix yourself before you fix everyone else. I VOTE NO..You guy are lost.
 of millions of dollars, contribute their time to improving habitat and take political action to protect both the fish and habitat from the gross ove
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 millions of dollars to our local economy and we keep numerous people in jobs just because we like fishing. As a group, recreational fisherm
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 conservationists, but years of participation in voluntary management programs and the willingness to be taxed and licensed to help protect t
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 nore in your policy! What the hell is going on?? Is the "Task Force" in the pocket of the industrial fisheries lobbyists too? And what is the r
  do not know enough about ocean waters yet to make final laws.
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 tons of the vital minerals of the sea—enough to supply current needs for thousands of years. * Also under LOST, mining companies woul
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ate account for more than half of all U.S. seafood landings annually. The interim report notes that public comments support adopting ecosys
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e has failed - miserably - to consider even the most obvious concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recentl
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onomically, and helps to educate both kids and adults to the importance of conservation. There needs to be language in the Ocean Policy s
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k on another. //S// Jim Summers Retired Navy

 ould implement reccomendations by the state and local governments because the areas immediately impacted have been studied and bluep

clean water and the ability to fish.


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on the water. Our oceans and Great Lakes are not just places of wonder and beauty -- they are economic engines that provide valuable jobs
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omes can afford and enjoy. I oppose this proposal and any individuals who do.


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78/spiritpen/?action=view&current=9de4049f.pbw 600 Miles The ride to San Diego is always worth it, and last Tuesday was no exception.

NOAA and NMFC, which govern the use of our ocean resources, plus each state has their own forms of management. All these organization

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tional fisherman have advocated preservation ocean ecosystems and elimination of unsustainable fishing practices. Commercial fishing has
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  prive our younger generation of access to these diverse and rich waterways. Fishing is one the the greatest sports for a child to get involved
 leased by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic
Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significan
eful that the Task Force report included maritime heritage resources in their list of important ocean resources. In that regard, I believe the Ta
  rt. I am particularly grateful that the Task Force report included our maritime heritage resources in their list of important ocean resources. I b
 t calls for the preservation of our maritime heritage resources along with the natural resources of our oceans, coasts and Great Lakes. As on
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 ady have all the particulars that make this decision so critical. Just the fact you are undertaking this project shows how important to the futu
urce. As one of some 60 million recreational anglers I encourage you to include policy that recognizes the significant impact that organizatio
ramework for offshore aquaculture in US Federal waters. Simply relying on seafood imports to satisfy US demand is not an acceptable lon
 around the entire country.

ot punish the recreational anglers when the brunt of damage is done by industry.
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orthern Mariana Islands. I “attended” the Hawaii public hearing via PEACESAT in Saipan and wasn’t able to understand 90% of what
alf of Marianas Conservation, the following testimony is submitted for your consideration. Marianas Conservation is a recently formed NGO
 98-2008. Oregon does not need federal intervention into the management of our territorial waters, fresh, brackish or salty. States' rights com
tion intends to push this through the jurisdictional boundaries and doctrines. thank you John Griffith Coos Bay, Oregon

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 ecreational fishing is by far the largest recreational activity in the WORLD and your snub of this group is an insult
nizations support this opinion. Sport fishing draws many tourists to the Charlotte Harbor area which boosts the economy FISHING is AMERIC
devoid of certain species due to overfishing by commercial interests. When the GCCA (now CCA) was organized, I was a part of the initial or
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 e failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy co
 ined content with the regional fishery management council (RFMC) format, despite much evidence of failures. While there are examples of
n Exec Order) be subject to an iterative evaluation process that is flexible in order allow for change. This means that the arrangements (e.g.
n Exec Order) be subject to an iterative evaluation process that is flexible in order allow for change. This means that the arrangements (e.g.
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ology and I just don't know what you're talking about. This report is a compilation of glittering generalities. It is bureaucratic doublespeak me
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 erves will be devistating to our local economies in many different areas. The Real Estate market will get flooded with homes and nobody to p
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what you will in international waters but the state of Texas's soveirnty will alow us to continue to fish responsibly within our waters. Recreatio
 of Florida’s ocean resources. I am also a member of the Florida Ocean Alliance (FOA) of academia and industry to communicate key conc
year. In addition restricting the use of the our oceans , lakes and streams to the recreational value of sport fishing would cause widespread jo
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 e resource. Yes we need to control commercial fishing. Yes we must protect the resource. Yes me and my buddies volunteer to clean up lak
 been heard. I personally belong to 3 groups that support the fishing and the enviorment it takes to support it. I also volunteer my time to help
 oastal areas and specifically the Great Lakes. Do we need to destroy yet another industry that generates $125 BILLION annually to our eco
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ecognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I
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own. Did you stop and think of how much money the sportsmen pour into the conservation assosiation. STOP DOING WHAT YOU ARE TOL
ere are more US citizens living in the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico than on Rhode Island, Vermont, North Dakota, Idaho, New Hampshire,
y exhist due to your lack of DNR patrols. I've seen one DNR officer all year and it was in april when it was still cold. Now you are going to rai
 ve our maritime heritage." The economic impact of recreational fishing to the coastal economy is virtually identical to that of commercial fish
ssfully recognizes the importance of striking a balance between the protection of our oceans and their economic uses, particularly where resp
 ated 60 million anglers in the country, many of whom belong to organizations whose primary function is improving fish habitat and conservati
he international and domestic trades of the United States. We read the Interim Report with interest and have several specific comments on c
rica (CSA) submitted comments for consideration by the Task Force. CSA attended two sessions with Task Force representatives prior to s
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  to use the oceans for recreation, including fishing, or the economic harm to the country if the use of the resource is severely restricted or eli
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on DC 20503 Dear Chair Sutley: Thank you for the opportunity to comment on the Interim Report of the Interagency Ocean Policy Task Fo
eptember 10, 2009) from the White House Council on Environmental Quality. The goals and recommendations are important to insure that th
eptember 10, 2009) from the White House Council on Environmental Quality. The goals and recommendations are important to insure that th
eptember 10, 2009) from the White House Council on Environmental Quality. The goals and recommendations are important to insure that th
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d text: (This text will be included in your message) As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concern
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orcement of laws and regulations so that violations will be sternly felt. The illegal whaling in protected sanctuary near the Antartic Ocean by th

 Once this body of water has been scathed there is no turning back. Nantucket Sound should be Nationally protected so that all of the peopl
 cern is for all of the fishing guides who make their living guiding in the Florida keys and the National Parks here. They are self employed whi
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o not think anyone should have the ability/power to tell me(us) where we can and can't fish in OUR oceans. The power this policy would give
o not think anyone should have the ability/power to tell me(us) where we can and can't fish in OUR oceans. The power this policy would give
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erregulated commercial industry to destroy the fisheries. Recreational fisherman put more money into the economy that does the commercia
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ng national policy to protect, maintain and restore the health of our oceans, coasts and Great Lakes will help ensure that the valuable service
ropriate testing and assessment will be employed to really understand the impact of these actions.
 es. We need a national policy that ends bycatch of sea turtles, dolphins, whales and other marine life; halts overfishing and holds the line on
 es. We need a national policy that ends bycatch of sea turtles, dolphins, whales and other marine life; halts overfishing and holds the line on
 proach that is responsible and accountable. This proposal creates a balanced, productive, and sustainable approach to our ocean resource
ound is one of the nation's most productive yet threatened estuaries, much in need of concerted action from the federal, state and local level

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ations and their concerns need to be addressed.
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st be maintained and enhanced, and must be listed as a primary objective of U.S. policy. The radical environmentalist movement must be st
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with me. For you to tell me, my children or any other law biding citizen of the United States that we do not have the rights afforded to us by the
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shers, I know we'd like to see more about protection of resources and sustainability of our fisheries. Our members would like to know more a
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d by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very angry and disappointed that a federal government task force did not even mention the significa
e could be no more incompetent and anti-US agency on the face of the Earth! Would the UN husband the Sea as they conduct protection of
's a pretty darned good use of natural resources! pull your heads out and start thinking about positive sustainable use strategies vs. deliterio
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er the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) promised to take a “fresh look†� at the federal agency’s relation
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onal fishermen's and the rushed time show a lack of concern for 60+ million people in the US who are dedicated to the conservation of Amer
  ent control of everything else.Don't want to see someone like Roand Martin holding up his fishing rod pleading not to pry it from his old chap
 the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and socia
orce failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
e sea—enough to supply current needs for thousands of years. Also under LOST, mining companies would be required to pay taxes to the U
 ea where we teach our children and others the life leasons of conservation and nature. As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I a
 t this needs to be addressed before it becomes a problem that is too costly and complex to be corrected.
 ask Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
  Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force - please recognize the impact of recreational fisherman/women in terms o
 olicy Task Force. I am extremely disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contr
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  on the Interim Report of the Interagency Ocean Policy Task Force (“Report�) dated September 10, 2009. We applaud the efforts of
 ances, the lack of coordination among these agencies has impeded the implementation of effective policies that protect the health of these i
rce water pollution as critical areas of emphasis. However, the Report must specify that regulatory mechanisms serve as a key element in th
T MAY NEVER RECOVER! THE AGRIBUSINESS INDUSTRIES HAVE DUMPED BILLIONS OF TONS OF CHEMICALS AND DRUGS AND
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s of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbreviated 90 day timeline which f
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 specific projects like Cape Wind. The Interim Report states that one objective is to ensure a comprehensive and collaborative framework fo

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Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r

 ask Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
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 can anglers that enjoy taking their kids out to fish for recreation. This administration must stop these irresponsible and audacious acts that
 kes. Outdoor recreation has been a foundation of this country for hundreds of years. I am very concerned that you are not accounting for the

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n interest group that contributes to GDP than special interest comercial interests. Please include us in any new policy decisions.
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 use our resources. We don't need another idiot like Al Gore, or any of his ilk.
oration of fish species in our coastal and lake fishing areas and contribute to these efforts. For the Fedral Goverment to blunder into this are




much trouble. We need to do everything we can RIGHT NOW!

o be addressed would be by setting policy for ocean protection at a national level. We have been successful in banning styrofoam in all of ou
olicy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significan
leased by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic

ed by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and
 he recreational waterway users. This task force will succeed in requiring more paperwork and forms to deny the use of the waterways, lakes
o determine geographic areas and seasons that must be protected from use of sonar by the U.S. Navy.
 $from the people who produce and giving it to those who want inshort captalism and freedom will work socialism and to many restricitions d
 citizens, not just the commercial fishing interests. The rights of rewcreational fishermen require a strong conservation minded approach. Ple
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esight of a goal to "improve the resiliency" of aquatic systems and plans to facilitate this goal both through emerging science and public educ
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ouncil, a Policy Coordination Framework, and an Implementation Strategy. We strongly support the Interim Report Proposed National Policy P
ework, and an Implementation Strategy. We strongly support the Interim Report Proposed National Policy Principles (Section IV, pp. 14-17) w

 eans for comprehensive planning and protection of the nations coastal waters and Great Lakes. The Interim Report states that one objectiv
y disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of the 60 million people o
  protect and restore the health of the oceans and Great Lakes, but I don't see that joining the Law of the Sea Convention as necessary or pr
ed by the Ocean Policy Task Force is too important to be fast tracked through with out thorough consideration of the individual sports interes
ople need to have a say with the assistance of conservation gruops such as the GCCA. I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding
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cs of the recreational industry now. There has been very little media attention given to this taskforce and they are on a fast track to do some
 s to mind...among other already existing environmental agencies...not to mention government regulations already in place. How would this b
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k force wants to do. A good example is the National Park Service, who already does a great job at Cape Lookout National Seashore at strikin

cil (NOC). Here on the Northern Pacific Coast in one of four unique ocean ecosystems in the world, we have been deluged with various attem
y proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant con
 ask Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
tile countries. Nothing like funding our enemies ability to wage war and hostilities toward us.
tile countries. Nothing like funding our enemies ability to wage war and hostilities toward us.



end them by the same margin or more. Recreational anglers provide money for local economies, money for fisheries management, money fo
 y Task Force meeting toke place in Providence. With off shore wind energy and LNG interests both now on RI's front door step â€‖ the need
 ive order formally establishing a national policy to protect, maintain and restore the health of these valuable ecosystems. The national policy
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Everything seems to be based on the idea that there is a "global warming" problem. This is not proven to be true, and in face it has been sho

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nsideration the fact that we are only one species in an entire chain of them within all the other orders, families, phyla, and kingdoms known o
 and. In my opinion the business at hand is: the Independence of the states or the take over of the states by the united states federal gover
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Balance America's Economic Needs & Environmental Concerns Dear Mr. Weiss: I am writing in strong support of an oceans governance po


ntribute to destroying ourselves.   haven't we learned yet that violence is not the way.    sharing & educating will do more than creating m

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s on Nantucket Sound.

n of maritime heritage. The SHA also supports the U.S. becoming a party to the Law of the Sea Convention. In particular, we would like to h
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urces. My major concerns: conservation and usability by 60 million recreational anglers of all ages, all of whom should be represented in the

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esented for our contribution economically and conservation wise. NOAA did state they would take a fresh look at the federal agency's relatio
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 y Task Force. I am down right mad that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
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em is that blanket legislation that sides with the view of the current president whether Obama or Bush is being imposed. Not what is research
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 effective national policy is a crucial component to our very survival.
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ne mammal and oceanographic experts with regional expertise on marine mammal density, habitat suitability, and or distribution modeling to
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Policy Task Force Interim Report (10 September 2009), particularly in regard to the protection of maritime heritage. The SHA also supports
mistry, biology and physics should include such study..

ons based on our oceans and lakes. This is a sneaky way of going around all citizens rights to lakes and oceans and the recreation of fishing
ons based on our oceans and lakes. This is a sneaky way of going around all citizens rights to lakes and oceans and the recreation of fishing
ans, coasts, and lakes. All U.S. Alliance parks and aquariums have strong education programs. We reach over 30 million people annually a
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er not only contributes time to his sport but also has a large impact financially. Let us also not forget that they vote.
tions for sea turtles, marine mammals, fish and all marine life. Our ocean life is diminishing before our eyes at human's hands. There will be

 esource and a big impact on expanding habitat and conservation improvements. With sport fishing there is little or no damage to natural ree
is the area of fishing that produces the greatest good for our country in all measureable areas - economic impact and use by the citzenery. I
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 ly released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, econ
d all options at my disposal to shrink this bureaucratic morass.
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e controlled the concervation of these waters for years and should not have governmental entities interfering with Local fishing matters. I am
  enues. It would be a terrible oversight not to include input from this important group of voters. My vote depends on sensible policy and regu
he impact on recreational fishermen aned the social contributions of these TAXPAYING and VOTING citizens.
 am disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing
 eleased by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, econom
 is very important coastal habitat. I am sure that I do not need to remind the task force that Louisiana alone contains over 40% of the wetland
 on. Apparently the task force failed to recognize recreational fishing’s significant conservation, economic and social contributions and did not
 $82 billion dollars and employees how many people? You need to take a real hard look before you pull the trigger and kill this industry




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d to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy compone
 mmediate family of 27 spend our summers enjoying all that the Nantucket has to offer ie swimming, boating, fishing, bird watching and just p

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emicals would be a task sorely needing to be done and to prevent further pollution in the future as another goal.


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 rly in regard to the protection of underwater cultural heritage. The ACUA supports the U.S. becoming a party to the Law of the Sea Convent
olicy Task Force. I am terribly disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contribut
letely, ignored. Although “overfishing” is mentioned as an issue, there is no proactive policy statement, objective, or area of special emp
of the Great Fish" and will be published by Penguin in 2011. The website is: www.inpursuitofgiants.com. I am writing to voice my support for
ent governing the oceans and Great Lakes, the report is skewed toward a preservationist policy of locking up public waters instead of one tha
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creational fishing on the Great Lakes. There are many small businesses who depend on this ever growing asset that contribute to the tourism
creational fishing on the Great Lakes. There are many small businesses who depend on this ever growing asset that contribute to the tourism
creational fishing on the Great Lakes. There are many small businesses who depend on this ever growing asset that contribute to the tourism
ce. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreation
e, and please do not place any more restrictions on our already restricted lives.
 ew research. Slow down and get more public input over a longer period of time.

wetlands. The wetlands surrounding the Mississippi River delta are rapidly collapsing, and their loss directly affects the health of the Gulf. A h
es the importance of striking a balance between the protection of our oceans and their economic uses, particularly where responsible energy

 this happen and it would be wonderful--if in his honor, and in an effort to protect the natural environment and special place that the Nantucke

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 Typically, sport fishing provides much needed catch data and wildlife reporting that has been used in very positive and productive scientific s
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mors flying around our coastal communities about the impact this policy will have on us. The gist of much of it is that recreational anglers wi

  the tens of millions of recreational anglers are not even given a seat at the table by the task force. Count the votes and dollars. The entire co
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no matter what the issue - Stimulous Bill, Healthcare Reform, the CARD act - the drive to push change will or is producing unintended conse
regulated fish count & over see by an independent agency for there 50% allotment. Do a better job of Inforcement of our coastal waters from
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 lakes should also not be taxed.
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s administration. As you move forward creating an ocean comprehensive policy, the GOMC would like to highlight three important points abo


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ng less than full availability for fishing is not acceptable. Please leave policy creation to US Fish & Wildlife and the state game agencies.
erley polluted and receptacles for vast amounts of trash. This devastates fishing and coastal communities. A treaty of the seas must be sig
cy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions
cy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions
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cs,local eateries plus the food and drink we bring. Fishing lincenses and or help and concern for the well being of the fishing enviorment,not
 cean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that this task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social con

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s of the Law Of the Sea Treaty or (LOST) what this treaty will do is: Give ownership of 41% of the planet’s area to the United Nations. The U
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ommercial overharvest.Some were brought backbut not by politicians or the commercial industrys, but by groups such as the CCA, RMEF,an


to data-gathering and perhaps not taking a big-picture approach to matters that affect all of us now and in the future. Please do not forget us
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of dollars and billions of revenue. It doesn't make sense--and it smacks of engineered starvation of the American people. The poorest perso


  and oceans. Myself and all of my friends follow these regulations and it is these rules that help us sustain the quality of the fishery. The com
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 ical of Goverment intervention. The citizens voice should be heard and listened to if our Goverment is to survive, otherwise it is Dictorial and
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 es. Thanks, Mike Kennedy
 es. Thanks, Mike Kennedy
 icy here with one brush stroke seems to be the easy solution, but it is not the right one. Please reconsider. Thank you.
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e qouta but, yet again the recreational community is to blame. Put a strong look and focus on the commerical side. I have been on the enforc

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oted for Pres. Obama, but If they close off huge areas of the ocean to Fishing I will not. Recreational Fishing puts Billions of Dollars in the loc
 eased by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic
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 leased by the Ocean Policy Task Force. The proposal claims to reflect "the requests and concerns of all interested parties." I am very disap
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ed in the proposed policies. They certainly should be. Thank you.
nted that the Task Force failed to recognize the significant conservation , economic and social contributions of recreational fishing . The poten
d. Then they'll take our guns. Then we will all be totally under their control. Open your eyes people and take a look at what is happening.

ou for coordinating the release of the new National Ocean Policy. Our country needs a comprehensive and coordinated national plan that wil
olicy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contribution
 nsive strategy for improving ocean, coastal and Great Lakes management in the United States in a timely manner. The Alaska Ocean Obse

Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of
gin with discovery, and swiftly proceed through the EFH provisions of protect, preserve and enhance.
rocessed foods, and high costs of eating healthy then by all means being an American grants us the right to choose. By taking away that righ
al fishermen and acknowleging their voices we are doing an injustice to the freemdom of America and Americans of all races and cultures. T
utions to conservation reflect a desire to be part of the maqnagement process of OUR federal waters. Don't leave us out of this process.

ans, coasts, and Great Lakes. We need a national policy that ends bycatch of sea turtles, dolphins, whales and other marine life; halts overfis

ine geographic areas and seasons that must be protected from use of sonar by the U.S. Navy. A final rule for the NWTRC must keep sona
 ive order formally establishing a national policy to protect, maintain and restore the health of these valuable ecosystems. The national policy
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esources are funded in large part by recreational anglers. The population of fish species native to our Great Lakes are in no endangered by
 rk local sportsman similar to myself have put towards this resource at all. At the very least look at what they have done before you attempt t


Cape Wind has usurped and bypassed our government (both state and local) considerations in obtaining permitting of this location. In additi

ecosystem-based management, coastal and marine spatial planning, and coordinate and support strategies provide excellent coverage. Ho
ue to erode. Agriculture, industry, cities and homeowners all work against any workable change in: flood control infrastructures that degrade

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 he Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and socia
 ask Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
hing??!!We give the goverment billions of dollars to fish and maintain the well bing of our beaches in Outer Banks and other National Parks. T
 cket Sound is under seige by profiteers looking only for thier own well being such as windturbines for production of electricity that can be pro

kend. Fishing is one of our passions and fun things to do outside. Not only will this not allow friends and family to fish when they desire to b
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 orce failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key polic
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 vided about what exactly will be done to change current policies to address major ocean issues. For example, how will the government help
  protected for generations to come.
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ed States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the
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he portion of fishing licenses that is diverted to both State and Federal programs. It appears that your document focuses more on no use tha
he portion of fishing licenses that is diverted to both State and Federal programs. It appears that your document focuses more on no use tha
ask force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing. I am also very concerned
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r

s are contaminated with our garbage as well as with things such as MRSA. What a gift the oceans are to our planet and without this beauti
 the place and importance of recreational fishermen. There needs to be longer than 30 days also inwhich the public has an opportunity to stu
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 hery management practices, which are too often left to float at the mercy of the regional political tide and consequently push aside science-b
shery management councils. Even though the fish may spend considerable time in state waters, they are a national resource, and data gathe
 cluding marine mammals. Management must consider both human needs and a sustainable ocean ecosystem. As fisheries collapse, conflic
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
 notice that the policy in the report did not seem to protect the rights of the long-time residents of coastal communities to remain on their gen
 notice that the policy in the report did not seem to protect the rights of the long-time residents of coastal communities to remain on their gen

concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disapp
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Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
cean Policy Task Force. I am furious that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions o
tices for large ships and vessels discharging waste into the ocean, along our coasts, and in the Great Lakes. Inform Decisions and Improve
EEMENT WITH UN. STOP TRYING TO TAKE AWAY OUR FREEDOM!! Patsy Bratta

ecision about fisheries management, particularly as it relates to commercial offshore fish farming...a very dangerious and well-proven threat
 im report stem directly from the ways we produce and use energy (impacts of contamination of water via drilling, climate change via energy
000,000,000.00 in revenue for fisheries management. In this weak economy we can not afford to lose anymore jobs. Also states should be
d economics. As a long time angler and member of the Coastal Conservation Association, I am aware of the economis benefits that recreatio

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 perience, knowledge, and data dealing with regional fisheries governance. Essential elements of our regional fisheries governance are the t
plentiful that you can't catch other species because of their dominate numbers. The biggest mistake is not taking the fish surrounding the oil
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very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing
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and to let the big fish go. We also take my son and my nephew. It is some of the best quality time you could ever ask for. I have heard that th
the 90 day time frame which forced the Task Force to rush and issue this policy document. The policies implications are vast and nationwide
as a significant part of our diet. I consider myself to be environmentally conscious & concerned with insuring sustainable & biologically divers


, and especially President Obama's leadership in addressing these critical health issues of the world's oceans, particularly at a time when the
g. I've spent 40 years on numerous panels, committes, commissions, etc NONE ever stopped commercial overfishing. Our governemnt en
released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, econom
released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, econom

 and stop regulating where we can fish please.
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AN TO THE PUBLICS BOUNTIES.
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nomic concerns and information. Far too often, this is either ignored or given just lip service with a workshop or two and no budget for real w
ese mechanisms actually do the job they are created to do. Do they work?
ese mechanisms actually do the job they are created to do. Do they work?
on that MPAs are needed, a science-based assessment should be established as the first step in a process to determine what ecosystem is
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 ations called for in your "Interim Report of the Interagency Ocean Policy Task Force." Setting an overarching national policy to protect, maint
 ations called for in your "Interim Report of the Interagency Ocean Policy Task Force." Setting an overarching national policy to protect, maint
Nations, among others, who do not wish us well.
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 the ocean. If you are looking to monitor an individual ecosystem then consider looking at farm/livestock runoff,chemical runoff, dams that ha
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
sheries be completely open and accessible at all times to the public for recreational purposes including fishing.
t , the recreational segment of fisheries use has been completley ignored. This segment of the fishery is a significant ecconomic segment of
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
 you saw this past summer . Renewable energy is important, but it must be planned accordingly in areas that do not visually effect the beauty
d to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy compon
 nd other contributions of recreational fishermen.
er sports supported. You have to be involved in them to appreciate them. I'm against National Government and Federal interruption. Please
 TER QUALITY.
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Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, econonic and social contributions of re

 ted Nations. In addition, while I have no issue with control of commercial fishing, I do not believe control of sport fishing should be within th
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heir kids or grandkids fishing?
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  is NOT the answer. To offer information and research to sportfishing groups and individuals, provide recommendations, and act as a cleari
ased by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic a
he technology to use our recourses that is environmenaly safe and secure, while protecting wildlife. It has been proven over and over. While
e task force did not recognize the significant economic, conservation, and social contributions of recreational fishing & include these as a key


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Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
cean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social cont
Department of Natural Resources is highly concerned that there is no distinction made between recreational fishing and commercial fishing i
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r

� and “water quality.�        However, we wish to emphasize that it is critical that a coherent, detailed and stringent national policy be


Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the si
 . Most of you in office are elected officials. Dont you want to be in office another term or not. I am looking forward to taking my grandson fish

 no mention of the economic and conservation importance of recreational fishermen and the contribution they make. The short time frame is

upporting this practice to acknowledging that it is unsustainable, and that using reef animals as ornaments or pets is a luxury coral reefs can
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 nd jobs concommitantly. Thank you........... Richard
hey fish year around and there is no LIMIT!!! We fisherman have complained for years about this and no one pays any attention.
 ongnize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component.
 ever taken information from preservationists almost directly from their literature. Sport fisherman have done and continue to do more to help
 orce failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key polic
 ntribute millions of dollars annually in excise taxes to the government. It appears in the report and information from fishing groups that this c
 ages of a hurricane. Keep wind farms on land,, Thank you
 ion and fishery management over the years through their license fees and excise taxes on fishing equipment. The Policy you are devvelopin

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 what they want. We should have at least 90 days to voice our concern
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Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
the economy of my state.

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 actually rely on fishing for sustanance as well as recreational fisherpersons when you decide who you limit the right to use their waters.
d by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r

released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, econo
tly, you do not wish to do. The economic impact of recreational fishing is HUGE, far larger than that of the commercial fishing industry, yet ou

any other single force. Please give more consideration to maintaining a strong sport fishery.
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sociation, and/or Texas Parks & Wildlife. We are responsible members that have made incredible progress in protecting our resources, and

 ears to come. There is no reason why the goverment has to put this policy into play. I'm 100% agaist it and have not talked to 1 fisherman th

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 and gave me that great pleasure and one on one interaction that some children get to experience. It has help make me what I am today. Gr
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rgest EEZ in the world, which includes the Pacific Ocean. 40% of the US EEZ occupies the Pacific, which shares the ocean with many Island
rgest EEZ in the world, which includes the Pacific Ocean. 40% of the US EEZ occupies the Pacific, which shares the ocean with many Island
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e geographic areas and seasons that must be protected from use of sonar by the U.S. Navy.
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r

 ask Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re

 he average person. Recreational fishing is not the problem but commercial fishing is the root cause. From an economical standpoint fur
lease consider the incredible impact that recreational fishing has on everybody’s lives up and down the seaboards. Please don’t rush
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
 for human health. The development of a National Ocean Council is a critical need as critical as the National Security Council. My complimen
on anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal rec
nergy sources, I request that you direct your Special Task Force to preserve Nantucket Sound from exploitation and development as a wind p
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
such ecological interests. For instance, ballast water uptake can deplete essential larvae and eggs that may affect the neighboring sovereign
n its future? When next election time comes my vote and money will go to the people that support us, not to you and other uninformed, greed
at what is good for the ocean ecosystem is also good for the recreational fishing interests. Even though many of the accomplishments of the
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
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d slow down and take stock of input from the recreational anglers representated by CCA.
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Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
Task Force. It is shocking that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreation
 million jobs and $5 billion in excise taxes. In addition, Great Lakes fishing bears no resemblence to Ocean and should not fall under the inte

as CCA and many others. I am also very disappointed in this administrations desire to "jam" these programs through without proper review an
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r

 its significant contributions to conservation, economic and social conditions. The policy should include RECREATIONAL FISHING as a key
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er spacial scales.
er spacial scales.
eas located near developed communities, Light Pollution has erased the natural day and night illumination cycles for all flora and fauna. Simp
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Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
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h, and public opinion needs to be taken into consideration before making such a quick decision. When I hear the talk of possible closures of
mplementation on larger spatial scales.

of 60 million anglers in the United States I urge you to ensure that this policy does not close saltwater or freshwater recreational fishing areas
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r


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sherman is not the place to act. Large scale polution is where they should attack. Closer looks need to be taken at refineries and ships dum
nted that the task force failed to recognize the conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a k

 ld also have authority over rivers and lakes other than the Great Lakes.
 ask Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
man or woman who uses and protects the resource on a regular basis. we see the effects of bad and good regulation every day. we work har
 on for San Francisco...I am a former Inspector for Animal Welfare for the USDA...SUPPORT THE SPECIES OF ALL THE SEAS...
 s donated or supported by fees that go directly to conservation of our resources. Our funds also go directly to the state and federal game m
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staed of just bureaucrats and commercial fishing interests.
of the care and protection of these oceans.
 olicy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significan
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
water systems in the report, I am disappointed that the interium report makes no reference to the impact this policy will have on recreation fis
 ould protect the right of private anglers, under license from their state, to continue to fish for salmon, trout, and steelhead and harvest when
men who feel the same as I.
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
have again failed to reconize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of the recreational anglers as a key policy compo
ed upon them. This can't be a hastily prepared policy, the recomendations that you make, will affect future generations. I can't begin to unde
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r

es me up each day. During the last few years, fisheries management has gone from a reasonable understanding between constituents and t

Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
 ask Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re

orce. I am concerned that the task force didn't recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishin

administration’s ocean and Great Lakes policy. Providing the angling public with access to public resources is no less important than co

Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r


Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
vagueness of the treaty (kind of like the American people when we fall victim to lawmakers that pass bills containing "place holders"), and fin
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
30 days for public review. Get a grip,and actually THINK,instead of react. I really wish someone would e mail me back with an answer, but I'm
 ian River Lagoon decline for the last twelve years, so now it's time to rush in and make it right? I don't think so. Now our waters are a priority
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
 pril 15, 2010. Captain Charles Moore of Algalita Marine Research Foundation, credited with publicizing the existence of the Garbage Patche
  as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbreviated 90 day timeline which forced the Task Force to rush to issue th
he economic effect of recreational fishing, the widespread popularity of it, nor the effects of fishing policy on our political leanings. Thank you
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r

 ve order formally establishing a national policy to protect, maintain and restore the health of these valuable ecosystems. The national policy
 who represented the interests of recreational fishermen and women. Where is your input from these uer groups?

 e been teaching my grandchildren in the hopes that one day they will have the pleasure of teaching their grandchildren. I do not see any pro
 e been teaching my grandchildren in the hopes that one day they will have the pleasure of teaching their grandchildren. I do not see any pro
eds to encompass all coastal and ocean resources and needs to be completed prior to permitting any specific projects like Cape Wind. The
eds to encompass all coastal and ocean resources and needs to be completed prior to permitting any specific projects like Cape Wind. The
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
 l policy to govern, protect, maintain and restore the oceans, coasts and Great Lakes makes me very, very happy.


h year the stocks are growing and the fish are getting bigger. we have so many red snapper now they are everywhere! we are going to contiu
 . I consider previous attempts by the federal goverment to regulate federal fisheries a failure namely with regard to the red snapper fishery a
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
 ask Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
Washington DC reactionary policy down our throats!!!! I am very disapointed in the current administration's rush to push through policies tha
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
ean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contr
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
But government chooses to listen to the environmental lobby that bullies their way on the scene and into important councils with pac money.
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r

 ort our government the most(the middle class american)is again left out. The trust in government is eroding faster than I have ever seen in m

mportant role that the sports fisherman plays in the preservation of our marine resources! Please include this in your final report!!! Thank Yo
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
er year) and more than 100 Million occasional fisherpersons (one outing per year or less) will be alieniated and excluded from the process, fo

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Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re

pecially pleased to see that education is clearly considered a priority in this plan, as the only way to carry out such an ambitious initiative is wi
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
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 se eye on this subject. A restrictive zone placed upon thirteen thousand miles of coastline- plus the associated land mass (distance) from
 se eye on this subject. A restrictive zone placed upon thirteen thousand miles of coastline- plus the associated land mass (distance) from
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Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r

 s--- not what is the cheapest for a developer to exploit. At this moment it is imperative that all our oceans and coasts are included in the Oc
 s--- not what is the cheapest for a developer to exploit. At this moment it is imperative that all our oceans and coasts are included in the Oc
 s--- not what is the cheapest for a developer to exploit. At this moment it is imperative that all our oceans and coasts are included in the Oc
ent on equipment and food and drink are considerable and add to the city's economy. - Sheryl Liskow

 orce. It seems apparent that the task force failed to recognize the many significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recre
 doing their jobs??? Well, ain't that a bummer! The government CAN NOT and WILL NOT govern,regulate,enforce, intimidate or otherwise


Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
 ly released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, econ
the task force failed to recognize and include as a key policy component the highly important economic, social and conservation contribution
gency Ocean Policy Task Force seems to be unaware of the valuable input recreational anglers can provide. I am an everyday CCA memb
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
   We need to recognize the interconnectedness between our activities and practices, our choices and decisions and their effect on ground w
ait and tackle shop and have done my best to hold my own against large box stores and decent competition. I find it most difficult to to comp
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r

  significant economic,social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. i am very concerned about th
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
 ask Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
actual stewards of our marine resources are often busy and personally I have not had enough time to understand the report and relate it to a
actual stewards of our marine resources are often busy and personally I have not had enough time to understand the report and relate it to a
 fisheries due to the economic benefits and recreational benefits. Thank you, Steve
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
  doesn't forget about all the anglers that put him in office. The DNR for all those states around the Great Lakes have done a great job manag
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
u to separate commercial fishing from recreational fishing as you contemplate next steps. Do not do as the State of North Carolina has done
up has more negative impact upon fisheries sustainability and must be the primary focus of any effort to protect our stocks. Organized sport
tralization that promotes growing exclusion on a local level. Where is my voice as one of 50-60 million recreational anglers who have a direc


Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r

olicy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant
nervous about the lack of mention of the huge importance of recreational fishing in the oceans and Great Lakes. Much of the conservation a
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r


  the conservation of this resource. Why would I donate money towards something I can no longer enjoy.       All that will be lost if this moves fo


 hey must be protected.

 endangered species migratory flight path and the creatures that inhabit and pass through the sound. Wind Power is fine but it is all about S
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
il (NOC). Here on the Northern Pacific Coast in one of four unique ocean ecosystems in the world, we have been deluged with various attem
il (NOC). Here on the Northern Pacific Coast in one of four unique ocean ecosystems in the world, we have been deluged with various attem
arcass of of what is believed to be a giant Blue whale measuring 70 feet in length, is wedged in a small inlet south of Fort Bragg. By GLEND

 lude the wishes of those with whom we share borders. We are finding that there is a tendency on the part of the US to ignore or deprecate t
wnership of 41% of the planet’s area to the United Nations. The UN would then own the trillions of tons of the vital minerals of the sea—enoug
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
2006 alone the Texas economy generated over 4.7B in revenue (News Release, Feb. 26, 2008, Hunting and Fishing a $14.4 Billion Industry
 ent governing the oceans and Great Lakes, the report is skewed toward a preservationist policy of locking up public waters instead of one th
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
cean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to


Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r

 tions of treaties we haven’t signed President Ronald Reagan wisely refused to sign the LOST in 1982, on the grounds that it was the produ

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Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
T IN THE SPORTFISHING INDUSTRY NOT TO MENTION THE PURE RELAXATION AND PLEASURE OF FISHING USE COMMON SEN
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
cean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social con

Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
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 ea—enough to supply current needs for thousands of years. Also under LOST, mining companies would be required to pay taxes to the UN
How about coordinating the cleaning up your back yard first, namely the Chesapeake Bay?! The wording 'science based' is great, how about
How about coordinating the cleaning up your back yard first, namely the Chesapeake Bay?! The wording 'science based' is great, how about
 force failed to recognize the contributions of recreational fishing. I am very concerned about the 90 day timeline which forced the Task Force
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
e greatly to resource conservation.
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
  Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of
  runs high at the U.N. which the governing body refuses to do anything about. Therefore, I reject the United States participation in any task fo
  opportunities. Per discussion with my US Senator (Feinstein) 10/15/2009. the Interagency Ocean Policy Task Force.....- the Task Force's
 ntly released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, eco
  Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions o
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re

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Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
 ask Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
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Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
already delicate ecosystem taht has been compromised by deregulations of shipping through the tributary seaways from the oceans by the p


Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
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Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
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Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
gnize the significant conservation, economic and social aids of that recreational sport fishing provides. This should be included as a key poli


 ommercial fisherman only wants to catch every fish in the water because they can make money on the fish. We the sport fisherman contribu
 g to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task
 ask Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re

 to sustainable levels, without government assistance. I am against centralized control of anything oceanic, except national security and po
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r

licy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributio
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r


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st and THANK YOU for all that you do now and will do!!!!!
licy that recommends all of the measures as stated such as ensuring the protection, maintenance and restoration of the health of the ocean
my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am v



Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
 fort to keep our resources intact and should not be ignored as part of this policy.
ean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social cont


Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r

 sk Force for its exciting and phenomenal output in 90 short days. You are taking on critically important issues for the future of our oceans an


Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
ight to the recreational fishing industry impacts and extend the comment period so considerable consideration can be given to this large segm


Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributio
 of the Gulf of Mexico. Our Country was founded on the principal of individual rights with limits placed on our government to diminish those in
ommunities. Maine's own Northeast Regional Ocean Council itself has neither Passamaquoddy or Penobscot representation, while both Trib
e. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreationa
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
 ed FREE. This is just another "straw" put forth by the "AGENDA" to break the back of America. America is the only nation which stands in th
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r

erves a very deliberate process and plenty of time for public comment. The policy does not sufficiently recognize the importance of recreatio
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
 of us and on average we and the sports fishing industry contribute $10 for each $1 for the commercial fishers to the economy of the U.S. an
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
 en in my family have always been sportsmen and I was taught at an early age how to be a sportsman by showing respect, fairness, observin
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re


Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r


 Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions o

concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disapp
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
  recreational anglers really flies in the face of the traditional and legal rights of citizens to make use of public waters. This really should not b
gree. There is no justifiable reason for the United States to submit to international law in this regard, and if the President were to join this con
no fresh looks it is see how they can tax or even stop he fisherman from cathing there own dinner, Please don't allow this to continue, keep o
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r

Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributio
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re
e these additional comments. There is some mention of the need to educate the public about the oceans, coast and the Great Lakes and thi
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the Task Force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic, and social contributions o
 the United Nations. The UN would then own the trillions of tons of the vital minerals of the sea—enough to supply current needs for thousan

Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re

Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r

ing regulations that keeps the fishing sustainable ,yet we allow the worst unsustainable fishing to exist . Gill netting is the worst form of fish m
l of cherished stories. When my mom and dad passed away, everyone said they would be fishing in Heaven together and I await to be with
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of

 T OF CONSERVATION TO TAKE CARE OF THESE TYPE OF ISSUES THE AMOUNT OF MONEY GENERATED BY US IS TREMENDOU

Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
 y the experience with their children also. I don't believe claims that recreational fishing has anywhere near the impact some special interest "
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
vast biodiversity found there and the serious threats to these areas because of climate change.
m adamantly against a "One World Order". We must not subjegate ourselves to the lesser nations of the United Nations who only want to red

 does not need to fund our enemies. The USA does not need to be put under obligation to environmental laws which will also damage the w
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r

Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of re

 committee has always been a government protocol since George Washington. I am also unclear as to why NOAA is not playing a critical role
species from our shores....as has already happened in other warm water spauning areas of other countries. I disagree that there is scientific
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Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
Ocean Policy Task Force. I am angry that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions o

Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
defense is of course important, naval exercises should minimize their impacts on wildlife as much as possible. I ask that you please form a
spect of their lives and future prosperity. The success of this plan will be marginal and questionable if the public is not educated to the needs
Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of r
y not allowing our voices, the people who actually use these resources to properly teach the young of America then you are severely damagi
vors (foreign and domestic) of all kinds, with out exception. You can start in the Gulf of Mexico and the oil rigs in harm?s way during Hurrican
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
 ocean is already the size of Texas! sincerely adolfo lopez

conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr


his across to our young minds as they grow into the adults who will make the decisions affecting our marine resources and be the stewards o

conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb


conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
nterests. With the complex science and competing interests, it seems impossible that you could complete your work in 90 days! Take your ti

 he aquaculture business for 25 years and know from fist hand experience that dredging will cause shellfish to not spawn and or not be able

stand that my interests as a recreational fisherman may not be taken seriously by politician, I urge you to see what past historical desicions h
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr

mproper discharges. Eliminate OPEN-LOOP food & chemical processing plants and liquefied natural gas plants. Listen to the Gulf Restorat


conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
 nt for such an important decision. More than 30 days are needed for public review and comment are neccesary on this important issue.

 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
of these people live within the areas to be effected. Generally, the enactment of such a broad sweeping program driven by concerns as vario
process should be very deliberate and with more than 30days of public review and comment. I am urging you to include recreational fishing a
 heaven and will benefit all of us, not just the pockets of a few. Thank you for your work. May the New National Ocean Policy take effect in a

 vessel safety, and coral reef preservation.   In their 2004 report , the U.S. Commission on Ocean Policy recommended that the United State
he way we treat (or mistreat) our oceans.


economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the a
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

ze the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am als
ze the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am als
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr

conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
ndangering the livelihood of thousands, and threatening marine ecosystems with damage lasting for eons. Thanks for your consideration of
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb


 nteragency Ocean Policy Task Force for their Interim Report of September 10, 2009. My concern is true effective protection of our ocean e


 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 and economic contributions of recreational fishermen to the economy of Louisiana and the nation. Please include this as a key policy compo
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
es and pay for out-of-state fishing license every year. besides my own state of tx license. This SPORT has been my passion for the past 45 y
of the situation and whether or not the federal government should or could take on such a vast stewardship. I am sure there are many ways
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
nificant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very co
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 ITHIN OUR BORDERS.WE THE PEOPLE ARE THE BOSS NOT YOU ELECTED SERVANTS ,REMEMBER WE ARE THE MOST IMPORT

he cod fishery and now the lobster fishery of the North east coast.I fish the southeast marsh of Louisiana, whats left of it thanks to you Peopl
world. The United Nations is an organization, in my opinion, a organization that would like to run the world, the new world order. That is what
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
? Look what the recreational hunters did for the duck, goose, deer, and turkey populations that were so decimated during the 1950's and 196
shark fishing in the US or US territories. 90% of shark populations are already gone for shark fin soup. Don't let idiots that think that killing on



 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

 ed “taking� of fishing grounds, and Native American Sacred Land, by a limited liability corporation. Cape Wind is repeatedly identif
te waters. Literally millions of travelers cross this body of water every summer in ferries, ships, planes and boats. The future safety of this en
 ica's Best Idea," to the ocean. To become stewards, each generation needs to be educated to care & know about the ocean in general, and
 S, and PROTECTIONS must be priority. Cape Wind building on the SHOALS (not the Ocean) of Cape Cod/Nantucket area has not been ca
devastation wreaked by trawlers and gill netters working in front of my house in an ESTUARY, of all places.
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
st now beginning to change the policies that destroyed the integrity of our formerly rich Redwood forests and fully understand the effects of in
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 ed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy compo
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 ist, fisherman, fisheries management, marine scientists, coastal residents, and any factories in the area that might be affected by regulations
a national pastime. The middle class family will be directly affected by hastily made changes. Don't let 6 figure incomes with little or no know
 treemism is not. I want to continue to eat my share of self caught fish kitties!
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

ld be prepared evaluating all conservation, ecoonomic, and social values. You have a very competent Director of NOAA which comes from
ur coastal waters. By not including representatives of these groups at the decision making level, any action taken by CEQ will be greeted wit
 ay taxes that support conservation, stocking, and water conservation. Groups such as photographers, bird watchers, bicyclists, use our taxe
 evelopment of land covering up wetlands and massive commercial fishing empires have caused the most damage to world fishing and mari
ocking, habitat and species protection, law enforcement, and more. The more than 60 million recreational anglers in this country generate mo
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
he significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also v

conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
rmore, it is imperative to support and properly maintain what we already have, particularly the National Marine Sanctuaries. Here in Hawaii, s
 one, and they've spent a lot of time and money only to write this initial report. Asking other lawyers or government agencies for advice on ho
 m is our main source income for Nantucket and the islands. People don't come to the islands to see an industrial park. I know that President


 failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy com
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
  one objective is to ensure a comprehensive and collaborative framework for the stewardship of our oceans and coastal resources by coordi
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
ss my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
y are being fasttracked to "DO SOMETHING" they know nothing about. Please let the recreational fishermen continue to do what they do. W
 shing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbreviated 90 day timeline which forced the Task Fo
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
ing they can to improve and protect the environment .As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep conc
eased by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic a
p concerns of the recently released Policy Proposal by the Ocean Policy Task force. The objective seems clear, create more government job
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb


 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
otection of our constitution. BUTT OUT!! We are fishermen and ladies and we put a lot of effort into protecting the fishing waters. WE DON
otection of our constitution. BUTT OUT!! We are fishermen and ladies and we put a lot of effort into protecting the fishing waters. WE DON
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
  We are million of members strong - don't mess with our fishing Obama. Isn't it enough that he's destroying the economy & health care & im
een able to develop policies that protect our oceans, there's no reason to believe that a less powerful UN would be successful. It's gotten to
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 looking at a 30% closure of the coast where I live soley because enviormental groups put together $40 million dollars to ban fishing. No scie
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
th, and much of which wants to destroy us for various reasons. Our ocean sovereignity, like our national soverignity must be, and remain, in
CA Texas has a program that has successfully removed tens of thousands of derelict crab traps (abandoned sea life killing machines) from o
ue this policy document. The implications of such a policy are vast and nationwide. Therefore, the review process should be very deliberate
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
  to the national waters surrounding Alaska and the rest of the country. Current science suggests that our oil industry has demonstrated that i
 key policy component. The abbreviated 90 day timeline which forced the Task Force to rush to issue this policy document is very disconcer
significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also ex
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component.
 arch on the broad economic impact that recreational fishing has. In fact the economic impact of recreational fishing VASTLY EXCEEDS the
Bureaucrats have no business telling us what we should do with our "back yards". Apparently, the federal government has solved ALL of the

conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
nglers to keep sportfishing/boating safe and clean for many generations to come. after reading about this initiative/task I ask myself why wou
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
onal fisherman has been ignored in the formation of this taskforce. There are several thousand anglers within the State of Oregon and I wou

 ibutions that recreational fishing makes to ocean conservation efforts. Those of us who are actually on the water are the ones who truly und

 t conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concern
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
  task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key
  onservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
nologies to guide change which are beneficial to the objectives stated. A good example would be to harness the use of an invasive species in
 t conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concer
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
  rt fishers should be considered first on these issues.
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the ab


conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb


conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

e mislead the public and I believe they're misleading the White House. Slow down, include recreational anglers and lets make the right move
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb


 wonderful area I call home. It will also, I believe, create navigational hazards for all us that boat on these waters. I appreciate this opportunity
hese practices.Please develope a department such as NASA that is equally dedicated and financed .Our oceans have yet to be discovered,b
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb


cean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social cont

d, implement strict keep regulations which will undoubtedly help sustain the various unique ecosystems while still allowing sport fisherman to
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

n, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 ieve you will see red snapper are not as over fished as believed. (If your going to call something stressed go were the Professional's go to ca
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
ars, U.S. recreational anglers have been in the forefront of fisheries conservation and have taken large reeductions is allowable catch and dra
and implement the recommendations called for in your "Interim Report of the Interagency Ocean Policy Task Force." Setting an overarching

 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
sers is an unsound and immoral position. The number of jobs associated with commercial fishing pales in comparison to to jobs and econom
ositions on both of these issues.. thank you for your concern Carl Bohn


conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

  by energy prospectors and states which assume that energy development means economic development; -	            Develop energy demand profile
nal fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbreviated 90 day timeline which forced the Tas
ntific research should be done before the Arctic is opened to oil industry interests and fishing interests. These fragile ecosystems are still a m
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb


economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the ab

 vernment taxes the money we earn. The Corp of Engineers passes life jacket laws requiring any person in a boat less than 26' long to wear

 f marine life and is scheduled to begin shortly on the North Coast. The Navy has suggested that they will send observers to a point on their
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

 g provides a larger economic benefit to our region than that of commercial fishing. Furthermore, sport fishers are able to selectively harvest

  is a vital part of coast economies and coastal conservation.
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 ean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to
 I kept. I doubt that sport fishers have a detrimental affect on the coastal ecosystem, but we do add a significant amount of dollars to coastal

conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
OF GOVERNMENT CONTROL JUST BECAUSE IT CAN BE DONE--NOT RIGHT.

mon in the snake river and many other problems. Please listen to the fisherman before any action takes place!
mon in the snake river aand many other problems. Please make listen to the fisherman.


 on, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing specially here in Florida and include that as a key policy component. I am also
 reas of Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama have been ignored by the Federal Government for too long. We need a national policy that is eq
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
n, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the
 failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy com
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

at it has time to grow and live on to reproduce as need be. Please don't take this right away from the people!

conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
 l fishing and include that as a key policy component. The implications of such a policy are vast and nationwide. Therefore, the review proce


 re. I'll even take you out in my boat so you can see for yourself, Thanks for your time, Chris
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
e political process and now this is rushed forward in the porcess .....................the public needs and deseves more time to review and comm

cean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social con
t conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concern



w this would effect the recreational angler.

ocess regardless of the law's structure or intentions. These communities and the participants therein became dependent on the fisheries ove
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
es, then look to limit commercial fisherman. any data that says otherwise is flawed, biased and just plain wrong. if anything create a truly unb
een a longstanding component of American life. It is equally important to maintain reasonable opportunities for both public and commercial a



 bullshit. There will be more people in jail for criminally fishing then smoking marijuana. Not only this, but you also to destroy any semblance
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr

 can't fish at due to the MLPA's implemented by our "friends'. Places where my father used to take me fishing as a kid are no longer availab


d been a sports fisherman for many years, I know the importance of what sports fisherman contribute to fishing. I would request that these t
nomic, and social contributions of recreational fishing. This should be included as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb


 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
et’s area to the United Nations. The UN would then own the trillions of tons of the vital minerals of the sea—enough to supply current needs f
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 TAXES, LICENSING FEES TO THE STATE WHERE WE LIVE AND ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR THE MAJOR CONSERVATION EFFORTS
 TAXES, LICENSING FEES TO THE STATE WHERE WE LIVE AND ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR THE MAJOR CONSERVATION EFFORTS
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
years. We have closely observed the bay systems and could offer a great deal of input. Slow down. No need to rush this process.
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb




  memories. Please rethink this completely ludacris policy and worry about the state of the economy. Mother Nature will take care of Herself
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 ational angler deserves more consideration in any policy that is passed. We are people that love the waters we fish and work toward conse

 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr

ns regarding input by the “public,†� but seeing as how recreational fishermen in the United States are over 60 million strong, I believe t
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 ry concerned about the SHORT timeline which forced the Task Force to rush to issue this policy document. The implications of such a policy
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
  board other than bait. As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Oc
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
  ers. This must be considered and be included as a key policy component. The 90 day time line which forced the tak force to rush to its conc
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 nnecessarily surrendering our national sovereignty. Please remove any and all explicit or implicit references to adoption or approval of the La
% of the planet's area. would redistribute American profits and have a reach extending into rivers and streams all the way up the mighty Miss
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 . This program, if implemented will decimate recreational salt water fishing and unleash million and millions of angry fishermen against ever



conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the ab
oducts. A portion of these purchases go to conservation projects. I also put money into the local economies by stopping at local businesses.
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
nt conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concer
s and include that as a key policy component. The 90 day time line which forced the task force to rush to issue this policy document is a joke
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
ngress should not stand by and let the governance of our oceans and waterways fall into the hands of a select few whose aims are clearly N


servation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a separate key policy component. My fishing license
economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the ab
persons now only keep fish 10lbs and above..... Recreational fishermen aren't directly mentioned in any of your summaries in the 38 page re



 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 shing is essentially, and completely, ignored. Although “overfishing” is mentioned as an issue, there is no proactive policy statement, o
 Lookout National Seashore at striking interconnectedness between human populations and the environment. They educate the public throug



conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

ficant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very con
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
nd include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbreviated 90 day timeline which forced the Task Force to

conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
rship of 41% of the planet’s area to the United Nations. I do not want to give the UN anything or be submitted to any UN governance. I do n
ance our capacity to respond to climate change, and is coordinated with our national security and foreign policy interests. In development an
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb


 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 an objected to the Treaty’s Part XI, and the supranational agency – the International Seabed Authority (ISA) – it created to regulate activities
 an objected to the Treaty’s Part XI, and the supranational agency – the International Seabed Authority (ISA) – it created to regulate activities
for them on the NOC? 2) Ecosystem management and marine spatial planning are core concepts of this draft plan, yet they are not defined
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

e ocean adjacent to Cape Cod. The next day I attended the Second Annual Ocean Energy for New England Conference which was attended
 ocean. The different levels of governance had artificial jurisdictional boundaries that don't coincide with the natural marine ecosystem and th
 -> Community Advisory Committee ---- > Constituent Outreach ---- > Sustain/Revise Plan Definitions: Ecosystem Status Report: describes

 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
avid sportsman and as well as a buisness owner that certain laws and closures of the gulf of mexico is not based with accurate data, If we co
avid sportsman and as well as a buisness owner that certain laws and closures of the gulf of mexico is not based with accurate data, If we co
 ations. The UN would then own the trillions of tons of the vital minerals of the sea—enough to supply current needs for thousands of years.
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
estrictions on it will have a huge negative impact on the lives of millions of Americans and further depress our economy. Please do not ban r
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
nd include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the timeline which forced the Task Force to rush to issue this pol
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr

conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb


on, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the
 economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the ab
 economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the ab
 sea—enough to supply current needs for thousands of years. The U.N. does not own the sea.         Also under LOST, mining companies woul
 sea—enough to supply current needs for thousands of years. The U.N. does not own the sea.         Also under LOST, mining companies woul
 nation must include direct input from the sportfishing and boating communities, who are represented by such organizations as the American
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 research and analysis needs to be done. The economic impact would be substantial and another step backwards in trying to rebuild the US
s for thousands of years. As we well know, the U.N. simply cannot be trusted with such authority. Also under LOST, mining companies woul
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
ppointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and inclu

conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

have the same interest, if not more, in maintaining the health of our waterways that any other fisherman group. Through yearly licenses and
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
coial contributions of recreational fishers and include that as a ploicy component. I am also concerned about the 90 day time that forced the t

 eparate user group from commercial fishing interests when forming policy concerning our national waters.
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
c and social contributions and did not include recreational fishing as a key policy component. Recreational fishing is an integral part of coast
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
governing the 4.4 million square miles of America's marine waters. MCBI worked hard to ensure ecosystem-based management, coastal a
 we have regulation, our oceans will replenish. thank you
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
  you smart government people can do something for us here on Cape Cod. Thank You for your time.

 ss of LOST could place the US under the environmental obligations of treaties we haven’t signed. LOST could subject our military to more l
h numerous attempts to manage through ecosystem based plans. The concept is understandable, however the coordination of science, effo
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
e local economies in the Northwest. I would highly encourage you to include people from this group in your decision making policies. This gro

conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
onal fisherman has been ignored in the formation of this taskforce. There are several thousand anglers within the State of Oregon and I wou
sed by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic an
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
icant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very conc
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

 nificant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very c
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
gling. These 60 million people are more concerned with the Oceans and the the fish that inhabit them than any gover nment agency. WE kn
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 e point very soon we will have to make tough decisions with painful repercussions; failure to do this will no doubt result in collapsed fisheries
omic and social contributions of recreational anglers and include them as a key policy component. The abbreviated 90 day timeline that force
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 the 4.4 million square miles of America's marine waters. MCBI worked hard to ensure ecosystem-based management, coastal and marin
onomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbre
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb



 tribal interests as well. I wish you well with your endeavors to save our planet and hope you will include an angler represenative on your boar
 w window for public scrutiny and debate.

 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
eational fishing and the impact it has. The 30 day public review needs to be at least a 120 days. You need to make sure the anglers conserv
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

 sastrous. We also need to adopt measures that will protect non-target species, and either eliminate or provide for the productive use of by-c
 sastrous. We also need to adopt measures that will protect non-target species, and either eliminate or provide for the productive use of by-c
 hatever I say will fall on deaf ears because of the money PEW is donating to your cause. This country was the greatest country on earth now
n, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very conceerned about the
 nparalleled beauty and ecological fragility. The proposed Cape Wind project is an industrial-scale wind plant the size of Manhattan slated f
ve we grown or developed in the past 100 years. From an energy perspective what has America, or any other Country, done to change our d
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. The implications of such a policy are vas
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

ise taxes on fishing tackle to fishery conservation and education for decades.


e integrated with traditional knowledge. Input to bodies that are tasked with resources, like the federal subsistence board, needs to be broug
ore recognition for the importance of accessing our fish resources in a sustainable way. The commercial fishing representatives are not as p
 rs pursueing thier passion. Most if not all of these fishermen are true conservationists who want to conserve our fisheries for future generatio
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

untry,economy and past times.
orm of correction or addition would be made to the Task Force's report prior to any further action being taken as regards the future managem


ou that I and all of our 300,000 constituent members will figfht you on this.

 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
ointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and includ
  can ask my wife about how much money we pour into the economy each year! Thanks for reading my comments Jerry
ource and to conservation and our views are ultimately of greater import. I don't think that the present legislation gives the receational fisherm
ng critters. The fishing industry ( lobster, herring, scallops, aquaculture, seaweed harvesting,and sea urchin eggs and roe ) is very important
 bservations. A good role for the National Backbone would be to provide sufficient instrumentation to develop a "Coastal Ocean Climatology"
e U. S. Commission on Ocean Policy clearly indicated that regional differences in ocean policy were widely variant and directly related to regi
NC have seen this happen way to much. Oru fisherie is controlled by a good old boy group. Therefore we are the only state on the east coa

conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
rnments handle coastal fisheries conservation. They are doing a great job in Texas. Don't take away my right to fish. I always do so in a resp
 shing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbreviated 90 day timeline which forced the Task Fo
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr

ns fish stocks. Each recreational angler contributes directly & indirectly to the jobs of a least 20 Americans. Where as commercial fishing on
ntial resourses that we may need in the future. Also under LOST, mining or oil companies would be required to pay taxes to the UN. This m
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 eational fishing. It should be recoginized as a key policy component. I am also very concerned and alarmed about the abbreviated 90 day t
 off by saying; we are in a position, at this point in time, to formulate a responsible, comprehensive and effective national ocean policy that c


conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 pacific gyre (see http://www.environmentalgraffiti.com/featured/north-pacific-gyre-million-tons-garbage-growing/14477) and to stop industry
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr

e of the closures that have been placed on fisheries while commercial captains are still out there, continuing to deplete the resource. As a rec
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

 and spend many hours in pursuit of our fishing pleasures, as well as helping to maintain the Great Lakes fishery! As past Vice-President of
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
olicy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
 d bargain for. Removing the livelyhood from far too many folks. Sincerely, Eric Campbell FFF CCI
 d bargain for. Removing the livelyhood from far too many folks. Sincerely, Eric Campbell FFF CCI
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
cluded in your message) As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National
 anagement. Most if not all recreational fishermen are very sensitive to the ecosystem and voluntarially practice conservation everytime we
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
  recreational fishing. The implications of any policies related to fishing and the use of fresh and salt water resouces are great and would pos

 ed, in large part, of fishermen that is dedicated to protecting and conserving marine resources. Unlike the federal government, the CCA has
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 , social, and conservation impact of this group seems like a major policy flaw. I suggest that the public review be extended and recreational



conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
eholders including the sea birds and prey/predator fishes.
population along the Gulf Coast. It is of course a complicated issue, but key players in the process have been the CCA, Ducks Unlimited, ou
 e failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy co
shing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbreviated 90 day timeline which forced the Task For

conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

th fishing. Yes, some people are vegetarians, but that doesn't mean they should change the eating habits of 99% of the rest of the populatio
omic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbrevia
ready to move forward with a matter he knows nothing about is ludicrous. He needs to buy a rod and reel, take his girls fishing, join CCA and
 uence over our government's position relative to the stewardship of our natural resources. Leave it up to the people who love our oceans, fi
 acket policy on our economy or allowing so much Federal Government control, particularly by the Executve Branch . This Policy appears to b
 resources and provides a framework to addresses these issues. It will be important to have the President recognize that human activities wi
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
inimal. As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great
report take sufficient steps to protect the Earths Oceans for future Generations? 5) The whole point of defending the American way of Life (a
 also very concerned about the abbreviated 90 day timeline which forced the Task Force to rush to issue this policy document. The implicatio
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I often practice 'catch & release' - caref
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb


conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
 to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy compone
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr


systems in the world, we have been deluged with various attempts to industrialize the coast, from offshore oil drilling, wave energy experime

 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
n, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
e failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing. It appears that this task force did
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

hout hurting the enviroment., We have os much oil on and off shore, llike the oil shale in Colorado. We should god get that if they can show
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 nges to, and observing important data relative to our particular waters.. Reporting this data to our memberships via our websites or directly
 nges to, and observing important data relative to our particular waters.. Reporting this data to our memberships via our websites or directly
 nges to, and observing important data relative to our particular waters.. Reporting this data to our memberships via our websites or directly
group in your initial report. This type of "fast tracking" will only get more people mad at you for seemingly being less than forthright with the p
oat licenses alone contribute multi-million dollars each year to conservation and enforcement of state and local laws preserving wildlife and e
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb


butions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbreviated 90 day timeline w
mic and social contribution of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am very concerned about the abbreviated 90

ion are the greatest threats to our survival aside from global warming.
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
g ocean resources. Give these people some authority and make them do their jobs. For example, re-authorization of the National Marine Sa

 at the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as


 conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerne
erest in maintaining the health and vitality of our waterways as any other group. Through our fishing license fees and excise taxes on fishing
erest in maintaining the health and vitality of our waterways as any other group. Through our fishing license fees and excise taxes on fishing
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 r as fishermen. You will lose public support for really improving the lakes if you have citizens who are not able to spend time on the water fis
 e is better tha that put out by my angler's association CCA. "As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my de
and wildlife species that rely on the Great Lakes and Oceans/coasts. Millions of waterfowl rely on these important habitats for nesting, migra

glers will comment as they learn of this report. Gil Muhleman
n Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contribut
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 ent is biased and backed by special interest groups who care nothing about our rights but more about there pursuit for control and power. I
 f a selected few.

 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

 iew and comment period. I expect more from the Obama administration when it comes to this issue. Please take the extra time and effort to

 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

r submerged cultural resources. Formulation and adoption of a national policy that supports identifying, investigating, recovering and preserv
uld have commented on issues associated with preservation of our maritime heritage.

 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb



will be swift and defeating for most of you. There is a nation wide push to get you all out of Office before America is gone forever.
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
c and social contributions and did not include recreational fishing as a key policy component.      Recreational fishing is an integral part of coa
tion...please don't foget.


 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
on the killing of striped bass for any reason, commerical, recreational or otherwise. We must act before it's too late. Please Help!
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

  force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key poli
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
 tal for many of our coastal communities. Therefore I urge you to consider the economic impact of recreational angling and the interest we
o comprehensive definitions of marine resources and inadvertent or intentional ocean impacts, maritime heritage resources must be include
 ope that will improves in sea life .

 ry. It, for example, affects organisms physiologically, that is, such basic life functions such as photosynthesis, respiration, growth, etc. Also,
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr

 conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerne
they are shown the distinction. We want our oceans and rivers to be as full of fish as possible so that we can catch them and enjoy meaning


conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
orce failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy
s on our bold actions today, and as our policymakers, you must lead the charge. Thank you for your time and attention to this matter.
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
like trying to manage the atmophere . the public trust doctrie has been the prime manager for five hundred years with no problems except th

act that could cost tens of thousands of jobs, based on beaurocrats and enviormentilist deciding to take up a cause, at this especially tough e

 shermen are also a giant revenue generator for both state and federal government. We have to buy lisences and permits that we gladly affo
n impact of recreational fishing should be clearly considered in all Ocean Policy statements. Herb Burnsed Richmond Hill,GA
 eated by Congressional mandate (33 U.S.C. 1951 et seq.), currently reports to SIMOR as its Executive Committee and has formally establis
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 ng these from the waste stream, from consumption, from production!!!!! This is SO long overdue!!
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 would be required to pay taxes to the UN. This money would then be given to UN member nations such as Cuba, Uganda and Venezuela. T
mic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbreviat
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 CTED WITH THE UTMOST CAUTION AQND BE BASED ON A TRUE AND DECISIVE EFFORT AFTER LONG CONSIDERATION DEDUC
 CTED WITH THE UTMOST CAUTION AQND BE BASED ON A TRUE AND DECISIVE EFFORT AFTER LONG CONSIDERATION DEDUC



 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 economic and social contributions of recational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr

 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 nificant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I would also imp
  connected, and as stewards of the land, thinking that we are the most important species would be detrimental to everything's health and we



subject to international approval or interference?
act of hurricane tidal surge along all of the northern gulf coast. the netherlands system guards against a 1,000 year event. surely, the united

 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

 management to enhance our capacity to respond to climate change, and is coordinated with our national security and foreign policy interest
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr


 onal fisherman has been ignored in the formation of this taskforce. There are several thousand anglers within the State of Oregon and I wou
 see this being taken away from me. this is what MY ELECTED OFFICIALS ARE FOR , TO PROTECT MY CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTFOR
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb


an.US was tasked with developing an Integrated Ocean Observing System for the US (IOOS) and answered to a board comprised of membe
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
 re likely to result in the long term viability of the resource than the "head-in-the-sand" preservation approach. There a numerous examples o
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
ople involved in the development of the country and its relationship to the sea, lakes and rivers. This includes submerged prehistoric archae
my research I understand that the recreational angler is as important in the stewardship of our oceans, and coastal and inland water environm
any other source. The UN and all of it's money grubbing organizations do not have the interests of the USA in it's forefront it is for all the misf
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
eading up to January, 2009, (the task force effort has probably already fallen victim to the consequences of that failure) is to consolidate its fo
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

 st to report problems and we have been active for 50 years. The time frame for implementation is being rushed and our voices need to be h
 o recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy componen
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

 Sonar must not be used off the California coast from June through October to protect seasonal migration of blue and humpback whales. .
y like you are planning to shut them down. Responsible recreational fishing, or even commercial fishing, for that matter, poses no more thre
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 ay timeline which forced the Task Force to rush to issue this policy document. The implications of such a policy are vast and nationwide. Th

 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb



ot be in the best interset of thosands of people that enjoy the sport and others that rely on this sport for their income and adversely affect an
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the ab
 operators, and others too numerous to mention. ANY federal policy issues deserve careful study and the opportunity for extended public com
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
oject and will end up rusting and rotting and pollutiing our precious natural resource - Nantucket Sound. A blight on our seascape.
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
 pay taxes to the UN. This money would then be given to UN member nations such as Cuba, Uganda and Venezuela. The vagueness of LOS

nomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbrev
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
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does not make good policy sens.
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tional and commercial fisherman. thank you
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 ple need to get your priorities straight!
on-- alive and well in the American arctic-- by protecting the ocean habitat that sustains it. The restriction of coastal and offshore industrial de


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.You guy are lost.
e fish and habitat from the gross over harvest that has taken place particularly on the high seas. There are tens of millions of sport fisherme
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 ng. As a group, recreational fishermen are very respectful of our waters offshore, as well as inland waters and we do not want to loose our
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
e taxed and licensed to help protect the fish, fisheries and habitat shows recreational fishermen are actively involved in the conservation and
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eries lobbyists too? And what is the rush by minimizing the small amount of time that the American public has to comment on your so called

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 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
under LOST, mining companies would be required to pay taxes to the UN. This money would then be given to UN member nations such as C
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
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 comments support adopting ecosystem-based management as a guiding principle, or a foundational principle, for a national ocean policy. S
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recogniz
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
o be language in the Ocean Policy stating that recreational fishing is a stakeholder and a historic tradition that needs to be preserved .
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mpacted have been studied and blueprinted by the biologist and other marine professionals most familiar with the local enviroment. I also bel




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 c engines that provide valuable jobs, food, energy resources, and recreation and tourism opportunities. The U.S. ocean economy contribute
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 and last Tuesday was no exception. The golden hills of San Luis Obispo gave way to the windy passes of Gaviota, they in turn leading to the

 management. All these organizations have exhibited some success in preserving our waters. However, they all can be corrupted by comm

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ng practices. Commercial fishing has decimated many fish species in the Puget Sound such as rock fish, hake, and most of all salmon. Yet,
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  test sports for a child to get involved with. Listen to the voices of those who have elected you!
he significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also v
orce failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy
 urces. In that regard, I believe the Task Force has a unique opportunity to include America’s submerged archaeological sites among the
 list of important ocean resources. I believe there are a number of key action items that should be included in the final recommendations. Firs
 eans, coasts and Great Lakes. As one who has been involved with studying and protecting submerged cultural resources for nearly four dec
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 ject shows how important to the future it will be. If upon completion you find private industry can safetly be permitted so be it.
 he significant impact that organizations, which support a healthy ocean environment and scientific-based fishery regulations, have on helping
  US demand is not an acceptable long-term strategy.Greater seafood security is needed and offshore aquaculture can greatly contribute, wh



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n’t able to understand 90% of what was said. The audio was horrible and we were informed by the technical staff there was no problem wit
nservation is a recently formed NGO that is based in the Mariana Islands. In keeping with our Pacific Island heritage, we believe in the susta
, brackish or salty. States' rights come deeply into play here. The federal government has no authority, in my opinion, to mess with our territo
s Bay, Oregon

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sts the economy FISHING is AMERICAN AS APPLE PIE. Leave well enough along.
organized, I was a part of the initial organization that worked to change laws and to regulate fisheries to ensure a sustainable resource. Tex
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ng and include that as a key policy component. I am also concerned about the abreviated 90 day timeline which forced the Task Force to rus
 ilures. While there are examples of RFMCs managing fisheries successfully, there are many high-profile examples of fisheries collapses (e
s means that the arrangements (e.g. the NOC) be iteratively evaluated for their effectiveness, and altered if results from the evaluations sugg
s means that the arrangements (e.g. the NOC) be iteratively evaluated for their effectiveness, and altered if results from the evaluations sugg
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s. It is bureaucratic doublespeak meant to impress - nothing more. It is also a license to steal. It minimizes state and local input and appea
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 flooded with homes and nobody to purchase due to lack of fishing & tourist based jobs. Our STATE IS doing a fine job here in Oregon mana
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ponsibly within our waters. Recreational fishing is a substantial part of the Texas economy and many people depend on recreational fishing
nd industry to communicate key concerns of the state’s ocean economy to the public and the legislature. The FOA annually co-hosts Ocean
ort fishing would cause widespread job losses to all the commercial operations, like mine, serving the sport fishing industry. Thank you for th
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 my buddies volunteer to clean up lakes and rivers. Yes we educate the kids about the resource. Yes we drive an $82B industry. All of these
 ort it. I also volunteer my time to helping the enviorment in both salt water and freshwater. I also have personally spent over 100,000 dollars
es $125 BILLION annually to our economy, supports tens of thousands of JOBS, sustains boat, tackle, apparel, marina businesses? And for
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de that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbreviated 90 day timeline which forced the Task Force to rush to is
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STOP DOING WHAT YOU ARE TOLD AND START THINKING WITH YOUR OWN BRAIN. I have voted demacrat my whole life except 08 a
  rth Dakota, Idaho, New Hampshire, New Mexico, Hawaii, Maine, Nevada, Utah, Iowa, Nebraska, Alaska, Kansas, Oregon, Oklahoma, and C
as still cold. Now you are going to raise patrols to ban fishing? That's absurd. If you could imply a way that could help anglers help you, that
  ly identical to that of commercial fishing, and the number of citizens directly benefitting from this economic activity far exceeds those involved
  onomic uses, particularly where responsible energy production is concerned. The oil industry has demonstrated that it can operate in this
 improving fish habitat and conservation. And how does this task force's various statements and goals jibe with the 1982 United Nations Conv
 have several specific comments on certain pages of the report in addition to our general comments submitted separately. They are: Pg 24
Task Force representatives prior to submitting those comments and participated in a listening session on 25 September regarding the issue o
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
e resource is severely restricted or eliminated.
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 e Interagency Ocean Policy Task Force. The National Federation of Regional Associations for Coastal Ocean Observing (NFRA) is a non-p
 dations are important to insure that the health of the Nation’s ocean, including its estuaries, coasts, wetlands, and Great Lakes, is maintained
 dations are important to insure that the health of the Nation’s ocean, including its estuaries, coasts, wetlands, and Great Lakes, is maintai
 dations are important to insure that the health of the Nation’s ocean, including its estuaries, coasts, wetlands, and Great Lakes, is maintai
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
m writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 nctuary near the Antartic Ocean by the Japanese whalers for purposes of "Research" need serious investigation and fining. Captain Paul Wa

 ally protected so that all of the people can continue to enjoy it as they do other National Monuments.
 ks here. They are self employed which means no unemployment. Has anyone taken this into consideration? What happens to the people w
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 ns. The power this policy would give the government is scary and could easily be abused. Most of us as recreational fisherman practice con
 ns. The power this policy would give the government is scary and could easily be abused. Most of us as recreational fisherman practice con
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he economy that does the commercial harvest, there are numerous studies to support this.
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
help ensure that the valuable services these important economic engines provide, like jobs, food, energy resources, recreation and tourism,

 alts overfishing and holds the line on wasteful fishing methods; restores marine wildlife populations, protects key ocean habitat, cleans up ou
 alts overfishing and holds the line on wasteful fishing methods; restores marine wildlife populations, protects key ocean habitat, cleans up ou
able approach to our ocean resources.
 rom the federal, state and local levels. People For Puget Sound endorses the joint recommendations and comments that you have received

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 vironmentalist movement must be stopped, and their objective of promoting a no-take policy must be stripped from U.S. policy.
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 t have the rights afforded to us by the Constitution is wrong!!!!!! Please do not under estimate our resolve to keep these rights.
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  members would like to know more and have more input.
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 ce did not even mention the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishermen and include that as an imp
he Sea as they conduct protection of Human Rights or keep the peace. The oceans, under UN control would soon look like the Aral Sea!
ustainable use strategies vs. deliterious denied use tactics. there are 2 key constituencies of swing voters this administration cannot afford to
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 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
� at the federal agency’s relationship with recreational anglers, the Interim Report threatens to fast-track sweeping reforms for the mana
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 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. Please reconsider to add in the proposa

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edicated to the conservation of America's resources.
 leading not to pry it from his old chapped hands..
ant conservation, economic and social contributions of RECREATIONAL fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very
 hing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbreviated 90 day timeline which forced the Task Fo
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
ould be required to pay taxes to the UN. This money would then be given to UN member nations such as Cuba, Uganda and Venezuela. The
 llion anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal

conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 eational fisherman/women in terms of conservation, economic (we buy licenses, hotel rooms, food). I encourage any political body to not rus
servation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned ab
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 10, 2009. We applaud the efforts of President Obama and the Ocean Policy Task Force to prioritize coastal issues in the form of a Nationa
cies that protect the health of these invaluable ecosystems. We are concerned that the Report continues this problematic trend by failing to i
hanisms serve as a key element in the implementation plans. There are numerous regulatory tools in the Clean Water Act (“CWA†�)
 OF CHEMICALS AND DRUGS AND LIVESTOCK WASTES DIRECTLY AND INDIRECTLY INTO WATERS THAT ARE NOW ACIDIFIED A
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
e abbreviated 90 day timeline which forced the Task Force to rush to issue this policy document. The implications of such a policy are vast.
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

nsive and collaborative framework for the stewardship of our oceans and coastal resources by coordinating with state, tribal and local author

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conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
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responsible and audacious acts that are crippling our country, it is clear that this country is no a dictatorship and not a democracy. Banning
ed that you are not accounting for the countless benefits recreational fishing provides for the waterways. It is has been proven by countless s

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 ny new policy decisions.
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al Goverment to blunder into this area without consulting state and local agencies and taking recomendations from this group of concerned c




ssful in banning styrofoam in all of our local jurisdictions in Santa Cruz County and we have seen a dramatic decrease in the amount of styro
rce failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy
e significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also ve

nificant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very co
deny the use of the waterways, lakes, streams and rivers to the sportsman and women of America. The recreational fishermen and women

  socialism and to many restricitions doesnt
g conservation minded approach. Pleaseook the the Coastal conservation Association as a resource in developing a comprehensive Ocean
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gh emerging science and public education as this plan addresses two important parts of the equation for healthy oceans which are often held
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 m Report Proposed National Policy Principles (Section IV, pp. 14-17) which incorporate the precautionary principle, use of best available sci
cy Principles (Section IV, pp. 14-17) which incorporate the precautionary principle, use of best available science to inform decisions, and eco-

 terim Report states that one objective is to ensure a comprehensive and collaborative framework for the stewardship of our oceans and coa
ontributions of the 60 million people of the recreational fishing community and include that as a key policy component. Let's slow down a bit a
e Sea Convention as necessary or prudent in meeting these objectives.
eration of the individual sports interest of htis country as represented by organizations such as GCCA. I am highly disappointed the task force
 xpress my deep concerns regarding the National Ocean and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

d they are on a fast track to do something that can negatively impact the economy once again.
ns already in place. How would this be different from total government takeover/ownership of all waterways in the U.S..including waterways
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 Lookout National Seashore at striking interconnectedness between human populations and the environment. They educate the public throug

 have been deluged with various attempts to industrialize the coast, from offshore oil drilling, wave energy experimentation, offshore windpow
 failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy com
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb




  for fisheries management, money for law enforcement, money for water access, many thousands of jobs and trickle down economic benefit
w on RI's front door step â€‖ the need for ocean planning is imperative and all important. We must not always be thinking of vested interests a
able ecosystems. The national policy must: • be based on sound science • protect and restore key coastal, ocean, and Great Lake
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

o be true, and in face it has been shown by scientists all over the world to be false. We are probably more likely to see another ice age. My

conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
milies, phyla, and kingdoms known on this earth and in her oceans. It is a matter of international security that we no longer endanger the ent
 es by the united states federal government. This is the most threatning issue for us, we the people, besides the job of the government whic
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
support of an oceans governance policy that successfully recognizes the importance of striking a balance between the protection of our ocea


cating will do more than creating more implements of war.        i'm for zero population growth, quickly increasing wind & solar energy (more

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ntion. In particular, we would like to highlight the “duty to protect objects of an archaeological and historical nature found at sea†� und
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

 f whom should be represented in the planning/execution of such a far-reaching plan. Also: The time frame for public comment is ridiculously

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 h look at the federal agency's relationship with recreational fisherman. What happened?
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being imposed. Not what is researched and distributed by the people with education and knowledge. I a dedicated biologist from my local wa
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 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
ability, and or distribution modeling to be established to determine geographic areas and seasons that must be protected by the use of sonar
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me heritage. The SHA also supports the U.S. becoming a party to the Law of the Sea Convention. In particular, we would like to highlight th


d oceans and the recreation of fishing in the vast ocean and lakes. The direction should go towards cleaning restrictions on the large MV's tha
d oceans and the recreation of fishing in the vast ocean and lakes. The direction should go towards cleaning restrictions on the large MV's tha
 ach over 30 million people annually and, because our facilities feature marine mammals, we are uniquely able to foster concern for the envir
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

yes at human's hands. There will be no tomorrow and the consequences are irreversable. Please do all you can to help the oceans, its sealif

e is little or no damage to natural reefs, there is little dangerous waste left in the water, commercial operations can’t make that claim. Th
ic impact and use by the citzenery. It is time the the goverment by people, for the people started considering the people first and not the bus
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
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ze the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am al

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conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
ring with Local fishing matters. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and soci
depends on sensible policy and regulation that supports recreational fishing and conservation efforts.
al contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also concerned about the abbreviated 90 day timelin
 the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also
one contains over 40% of the wetlands in the lower 48, and that these wetlands provide a broad range of services for the entire country with
c and social contributions and did not include recreational fishing as a key policy component. Recreational fishing is an integral part of coas
 he trigger and kill this industry




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 include that as a key policy component. The report is unfortunately biased toward commercial input vice those who use the ocean for recre
ating, fishing, bird watching and just plain enjoying the scenery.

conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr




onomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbre

 party to the Law of the Sea Convention. We would specifically like to highlight the “duty to protect objects of an archaeological and histo
vation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about
ent, objective, or area of special emphasis that addresses sustainable usage of the marine resource. And even more troubling is the absolut
  I am writing to voice my support for an extremely conservative approach to ocean use management. I began this book project as a recreati
 g up public waters instead of one that promotes sustainable uses such as recreational fishing.
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr

ng asset that contribute to the tourism economy. I do not feel you have adequate representation from the sportfishing industry, nor does the
ng asset that contribute to the tourism economy. I do not feel you have adequate representation from the sportfishing industry, nor does the
ng asset that contribute to the tourism economy. I do not feel you have adequate representation from the sportfishing industry, nor does the
and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbreviated



 ctly affects the health of the Gulf. A healthy Mississippi River delta is a crucial step toward a healthy national landscapeâ€‖culturally, econom
particularly where responsible energy production is concerned. In particular, I am concerned that the Ocean Policy Task Force established b

 t and special place that the Nantucket Sound is--that you could name it the Edward Kennedy Jr. National Marine Sanctuary or Monument. Th

 economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component.
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ry positive and productive scientific studies. Sportfishermen are natural and enduring advocates for healthy waters and fish stocks. In our c
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
ch of it is that recreational anglers will be cut out. I don't have to tell you how badly that would hurt the economies of many a coastal commu

nt the votes and dollars. The entire commercial fishing industry versus the sixty miilion plus recreational anglers. Fisheries management shou
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
will or is producing unintended consequences for the consumer or end user. As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to
forcement of our coastal waters from other countries poaching. Do a better job of inforcement of our local strems rivers, and lake. Allot great
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

 highlight three important points about the Gulf. 1. The Gulf of Maine is very special and iconic to its millions of residents and visitors. This h


 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 fe and the state game agencies.
es. A treaty of the seas must be signed that adequately protects oceans. They support life on the planet, and we cannot continue to harm
n, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the
n, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 l being of the fishing enviorment,not tankers bringing in damaging exotic parasites!
onservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned

conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
et’s area to the United Nations. The UN would then own the trillions of tons of the vital minerals of the sea—enough to supply current needs f
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 y groups such as the CCA, RMEF,and DU.


in the future. Please do not forget us recreational fisherman! We are a vital and important part of this nation and its future. Thank you.
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb


American people. The poorest person in town can grab his fishing pole and go stand on a local dock, river bank, or fishing pier and catch a d


ain the quality of the fishery. The commercial end of the fishery is the main destructive fish killing machine and not the recreationals. When y
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. Recreational fishing has little impact on
o survive, otherwise it is Dictorial and useless.
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der. Thank you.
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
erical side. I have been on the enforcement side of this industry and seen more of the over fishing on the commerical side. Then more thoug

 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
hing puts Billions of Dollars in the local economies. Please use Science and not emotionalism when making Policy. Sincerely, Mike Ray
e significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also ve
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
  interested parties." I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contribut
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

ons of recreational fishing . The potential implications of such a policy are vast and nationwide . Therefore the review process should be very
ake a look at what is happening.

 nd coordinated national plan that will protect, maintain, and recover America's oceans. We rely on healthy oceans for food, medicine, oxyge
 on, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about th
ely manner. The Alaska Ocean Observing System (AOOS) is the Regional Association that has formed as the Alaska regional component o

economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the ab

ht to choose. By taking away that right to choose, You will unless a Mass of Hatred to whatever entity that devised such a law. And int he pro
Americans of all races and cultures. The Government must listen to its owners for we are the power that delivers all things to this wonderful c
Don't leave us out of this process.

 es and other marine life; halts overfishing and holds the line on wasteful fishing methods; restores marine wildlife populations, protects key o

 rule for the NWTRC must keep sonar away from vulnerable species. Specifically: •                 Sonar should not be allowed along the immed
able ecosystems. The national policy must: • be based on sound science • protect and restore key coastal, ocean, and Great Lake
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
Great Lakes are in no endangered by recreational anglers. The natural resources would suffer a dramatic loss should any of the Federal polic
 they have done before you attempt to limit their resources! I don't live in this area, but the possibility of something like this taking place distu


g permitting of this location. In addition to the issues of States Rights and Federal overseeing, the studies by the Federal Aviation Administra

 gies provide excellent coverage. However, each one of these strategies has room for suggestions in order to better improve our stewardshi
  control infrastructures that degrade water and plant life to "save" human structures and livelihoods; use of pesticides and antibiotics in agric

 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb



 nt conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concer
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 er Banks and other National Parks. This is what we get?? the goverment should start taking serious action on commercial fishing since that
oduction of electricity that can be produced in other areas theat does not impact such a natural resource as nantucket Sound alond the Coat

d family to fish when they desire to but will take jobs anglers in return loss to families incomes. I feel that there should be more review on thi
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 shing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbreviated 90 day timeline which forced the Task Fo
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
ample, how will the government help reduce land based pollution. Are better incentives going to be offered to big industries to reduce the am

conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
icy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
ocument focuses more on no use than recognizing all uses and their impacts. Please throw this document out and start over recognizing the
ocument focuses more on no use than recognizing all uses and their impacts. Please throw this document out and start over recognizing the
nal fishing. I am also very concerned about the abbreviated 90 day timeline which forced the Task Force to rush to issue this policy documen
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

 to our planet and without this beautiful and uplifting part of our planet we will be a sorry place.
h the public has an opportunity to study such proposals.
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. In this uncertain economy, many people

d consequently push aside science-based management in favor of short-term economic gain. The Task Force needs to look to some of the h
e a national resource, and data gathering, licensing and management is best done at the federal level. In one recent example, the National M
 system. As fisheries collapse, conflicts also arise among regulated fisheries and there is a tendency to blame (and inappropriately call for ma
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
l communities to remain on their generational lands, but rather seemed more focused on JUST the environment. My concern is that, as is th
l communities to remain on their generational lands, but rather seemed more focused on JUST the environment. My concern is that, as is th

n Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contribut
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
 economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned and suspicio
akes. Inform Decisions and Improve Understanding of Major Human-caused Disasters: Increase knowledge to continually inform and improv


y dangerious and well-proven threat to healthy seas/water/gulf, etc.
a drilling, climate change via energy use, and the sources of ocean acidification presumably also implicating energy production and use), it w
anymore jobs. Also states should be making the decision on how to mange their waters not some beauracrat in Washington DC.
 f the economis benefits that recreational fishermen bring to both local coastal communities as well as to those in the business of proniding e

 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 gional fisheries governance are the ten national standards and an open and transparent process, which is clearly understood by all who part
ot taking the fish surrounding the oil and gas rigs into consideration when making cull surveys. Try to tell the people who fish those waters th
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
al contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbreviated 90 day tim
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
ould ever ask for. I have heard that the taskforce is considering closing vast areas of the great lakes to sport fishing! This policy ignores the f
 implications are vast and nationwide and should have more then 30 days of public review. There are around 60 million anglers who contribu
ring sustainable & biologically diverse marine habitats. As one of 60 million anglers in the United States, I am writing to express my deep co


ceans, particularly at a time when the science is revealing to us more and more foreboding signs. Today, here in San Francisco, we heard m
rcial overfishing. Our governemnt encourgages and supports it!!!! Marine Protected Areas that stop recreational fishing do mnot eliminate co
 the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also
 the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also


conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr



 shop or two and no budget for real work. Thus far, creation of MPAs or similar marine reserves clearly appear to be essentially tools to restr


cess to determine what ecosystem issues exist, why existing management structures/methods are inadequately resolving the issues and pro
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
ching national policy to protect, maintain and restore the health of our oceans, coasts and Great Lakes will help ensure that the valuable serv
ching national policy to protect, maintain and restore the health of our oceans, coasts and Great Lakes will help ensure that the valuable serv

conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
runoff,chemical runoff, dams that have been placed on rivers that impede flow and do not allow runoff to cleanse the river. Consider cleanin
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

 a significant ecconomic segment of the coastal region and the Great Lakes. The failure of the task force to take this into consideration is fa
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
s that do not visually effect the beauty of our natural resource...Nantucket Sound. Thank you for your leadership on this issue
  include that as a key policy component. My fishing license fees go directly towards conserving and managing fisheries in my state. Additio

ent and Federal interruption. Please help, not hurt one of the hobbies we have in Louisiana. By the way, if more were to enjoy the simple plea

conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

cononic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbre

ol of sport fishing should be within the purview of this task force.
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
ecommendations, and act as a clearinghouse for information - that is the appropriate mission of your group. To mandate actions and behavi
 significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also ver
s been proven over and over. While at the same time allowing other countries who don't fall under our regulations, to have access . More
onal fishing & include these as a key policy component. I don't think that ninety days is enough time for the Task Force to hurriedly issue this


conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
nservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned a
onal fishing and commercial fishing in the report. We believe that these two different types of resource users need to be considered differen
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

ailed and stringent national policy be implemented regarding the devastating impacts of power plants on the fisheries of this Nation. Through


e task force failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a ke
g forward to taking my grandson fishing when he is old enough. Dont disappoint myself or him. Respectfuly submitted . Reggie Jarrell

n they make. The short time frame is a problem and makes it appear that this needs to be run through due to lack of importance or favored s

nts or pets is a luxury coral reefs can no longer afford to support, given the coming warming and acidification impacts. Scientists now agree
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb


conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

 one pays any attention.
de that as a key policy component. I am also concerned about the abbreviated 90 day timeline which forced the Task Force to rush to issu
one and continue to do more to help manage, maintain and clean up our lakes than any other organization, as such we should have been he
shing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbreviated 90 day timeline which forced the Task Fo
mation from fishing groups that this committee has chosen not to listen to fishing groups who have done their homework and submitted sugg

ment. The Policy you are devveloping shuld recognize this factor and no undue restrictions should be placed upon fishing in public waters o

conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb


 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
mit the right to use their waters.
nificant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very co
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

 e the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am a
he commercial fishing industry, yet our voice is seldom heard, or, if heard, listened to. The commercials have had the ear of previous federal


conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
ess in protecting our resources, and this needs to be considered. And note that the over fishing that occurs in our area is mostly done by com

and have not talked to 1 fisherman that is for it. Thank You . Rickey Williams

 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 s help make me what I am today. Growing up in South Louisiana, most of us don't have a choice but to experience what nature has given us
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
ch shares the ocean with many Island Nations including Japan. There are very active regional ocean policies such as the Micronesian Challe
ch shares the ocean with many Island Nations including Japan. There are very active regional ocean policies such as the Micronesian Challe
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

  From an economical standpoint further restricting fishing for pleasure would probably hurt the economy since people would no longer buy fi
the seaboards. Please don’t rush this policy. Please consider a longer review process. Please include recreational fishermen and wome
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
onal Security Council. My compliments to the Task Force on an outstanding job. Now if we can just implement the recommendations and fun
  and Great Lakes Policy proposal recently released by the Ocean Policy Task Force. I am very disappointed that the task force failed to reco
oitation and development as a wind power field! Our nation is blessed with many remote, inland areas or already-industrialized areas where
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
may affect the neighboring sovereign more than the US. A regime for accommodating neighboring interests need to be adequately addresse
ot to you and other uninformed, greedy politians.
 many of the accomplishments of the CCA have been done with the interests of the recreational fishers as the driving factor, they have also r
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbreviated 9
ean and should not fall under the international guidelines. The primary recreational fish in the great lakes are trout and salmon that are esse

ams through without proper review and comments about it's impacts. You must know it's wrong, and want to get it passed before people wa
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

RECREATIONAL FISHING as a key component in the considerations....
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb


 n cycles for all flora and fauna. Simple measures can restore this balance and save energy.
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 hear the talk of possible closures of ocean areas to fishing, this will only be the begining of closures of all waters because environmentalist a
 freshwater recreational fishing areas.
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb


 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 be taken at refineries and ships dumping wastes into our waters. GPS locators could be connected to any drain or dump line in order to sto
ational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbreviated 90 day timeline which forced the


conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 od regulation every day. we work hard to insure that our natural resources will be available to our children and their children. economicaly, re
CIES OF ALL THE SEAS...
 ctly to the state and federal game managment departments to fund Rangers and others that are paid to inforce the regulations.
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb


rce failed to recognize the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 this policy will have on recreation fishing. I live in a coastal state and like many others enjoy the ocean and lakes in my area. My request i
ut, and steelhead and harvest when stocks allow. I and my fellow anglers pump hundreds and thousands of dollars into state and local econ

conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
ational anglers as a key policy component. Also of concern is the short time line which rushed this policy document. The implications of this p
re generations. I can't begin to understand how you could even consider lumping recreational and commercial fishing into the same catago
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

standing between constituents and those "running-the-show", but now has crumbled into a self-destructive machine wherein our bag limits g

 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

cial contributions of recreational fishing. This should be included as a key policy component. The abbreviated 90 day timeline which forced th

sources is no less important than conserving those resources. Therefore, I am urging you to include recreational fishing as a separate and d

conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb


conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
s containing "place holders"), and finally the possibility of exposing our military to international lawsuits. There is more but you can pretty mu
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
mail me back with an answer, but I'm sure you are too busy trying to ram this crap down the publics throat while trying to figure out how to do
 ink so. Now our waters are a priority? No body and I mean no body cares more about fish stocks, water conservation, inforcement of laws a
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
the existence of the Garbage Patches in the world's oceans, will be on board. We are creating partnerships with green fuel and clean green
ed the Task Force to rush to issue this policy document. The implications of such a policy are vast and nationwide. Therefore, the review p
 on our political leanings. Thank you, Ryan Hester, M.D. Norfolk, VA
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

ble ecosystems. The national policy must: •        be based on sound science •       protect and restore key coastal, ocean, and Great Lake


r grandchildren. I do not see any provisions for sports fishing in this policy. I do not support and policy that takes the right of a basic thing lik
r grandchildren. I do not see any provisions for sports fishing in this policy. I do not support and policy that takes the right of a basic thing lik
ecific projects like Cape Wind. The Interim Report states that one objective is to ensure a comprehensive and collaborative framework for th
ecific projects like Cape Wind. The Interim Report states that one objective is to ensure a comprehensive and collaborative framework for th
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb



 e everywhere! we are going to contiune building reefs and habitat for them. if every state would build reefs and habitat they would be plenty o
h regard to the red snapper fishery as managed by NOAA/NMFS through the Gulf Council. Please allow the recreational fisherman's inputs a
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 n's rush to push through policies that have such wide spread negitive impacts on the very people that are working hard to provide good Scie
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
servation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishermen, and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerne
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 important councils with pac money. The fact is, anglers are good people and fishing is a healthy family activity that is very American and po
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

ding faster than I have ever seen in my lifetime.

e this in your final report!!! Thank You!
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
ed and excluded from the process, forcing us, through our sproting groups, industry/manufacturer representatives and retailers to defeat this

 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr

 out such an ambitious initiative is with the backing of a public which understands the reasons for worrying about this, and scientists, policy m
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
ssociated land mass (distance) from this coastline- will be ridiculously difficult to enforce, at best. At worst, the program will create criminals f
ssociated land mass (distance) from this coastline- will be ridiculously difficult to enforce, at best. At worst, the program will create criminals f
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

ns and coasts are included in the Ocean Policy studies and reports without exceptions of any kind. This is especially the case of the unique
ns and coasts are included in the Ocean Policy studies and reports without exceptions of any kind. This is especially the case of the unique
ns and coasts are included in the Ocean Policy studies and reports without exceptions of any kind. This is especially the case of the unique


 mic and social contributions of recreational fishing which is a major player. I am also very concerned about the abbreviated 90 day timeline
 late,enforce, intimidate or otherwise skew the American people any longer! We are tired of the complacency and the long list of people with


 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 ze the significant conservation, economic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am a
 social and conservation contributions related to recreational fishing. As one of the 60 million anglers in the United States I know that recrea
ovide. I am an everyday CCA member. Like most other members, I support CCA because they use my money to encourage the preservatio
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
ecisions and their effect on ground water, surface water and the oceans, regardless of the degree of separation.
 ion. I find it most difficult to to compete with the national government as well. The fishing industry nation wide is enormous , billions of dolla
conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abbr
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb

 ponent. i am very concerned about the 90 day time line the task force was rushed into to issue this policy document. the implications of such
  conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 nderstand the report and relate it to a fair portin of our fellow harvesters.  Having been twice disenfranchised by privatizing catch share ma
 nderstand the report and relate it to a fair portin of our fellow harvesters.  Having been twice disenfranchised by privatizing catch share ma

 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 t Lakes have done a great job managing the water ways and the fishing. I guess that our MOST valuable resource is our water and the Presi
 conomic and social contributions of recreational fishing and include that as a key policy component. I am also very concerned about the abb
 the State of North Carolina has done: sacrifice the economic and recreational interests of the majority to satisfy the selfish interests of a few
  protect our stocks. Organized sportsman have been at the core of every successful fisheries recovery