Who’s fish are they?
27 Mar 2016

Submitted by Gary Jarvis on August 11, 2012 – 3:43pm Many of you have been reading my blogs and following us on our face book page CHARTER BOAT BACK DOWN 2 or have been members of our […]

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Want longer fishing seasons? This is how
27 Mar 2016

Submitted by Gary Jarvis on May 16, 2014 – 9:02am CHARTER FOR HIRE FISHERY MANAGEMENT PLAN (FMP) A separate fishery management plan (FMP) for the federally permitted Charter for Hire Industry would give Charter For Hire sector […]

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Public access to federal red snapper fishing is being secured
27 Mar 2016

Submitted by Gary Jarvis on July 5, 2014 – 5:32pm What a good week for the public saltwater anglers who access the federal red snapper fishery aboard federally permitted charter for hire vessels. After 6 yrs of […]

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Charter fishing in Destin Back Down2 style
27 Mar 2016

Submitted by Gary Jarvis on July 6, 2014 – 8:33am Charter fishing in Destin Florida offers so many different options for anyone to explore a day on the water in the Gulf of Mexico. Family fishing experiences […]

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No more temporary fixes to a permanent problem
27 Mar 2016

Submitted by Gary Jarvis on July 23, 2014 – 1:43pm When it met last month, the Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council had consider changes to how the Gulf red snapper fishery is allocated – or shared […]

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Sector Separation public hearings August 12 th
27 Mar 2016

Submitted by Gary Jarvis on August 9, 2014 – 3:46pm Red Snapper Sector Separation Reality On Tuesday of this week the Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council will host a public hearing in Panama City on the […]

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The state race for red snapper
27 Mar 2016

Submitted by Gary Jarvis on March 19, 2015 – 4:14pm The State Race for Red Snapper Capt. Jim Green, Vice President – Destin Charter Boat Association The political landscape of Red Snapper Management in the Gulf of […]

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Why do they want them all? Mom never taught them to share?
27 Mar 2016

Submitted by Gary Jarvis on March 19, 2015 – 4:24pm For over 28 years the annual Gulf of Mexico red snapper quota never got above 9.1 million pounds. The allocation for non-boating consumers/restaurants and retailers is 51%. […]

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Back Room Deals
27 Mar 2016

Charter Fisherman’s Association – Clearwater Marine Association – Destin Charter Boat Assoc Back Room Deal By Gulf State Officials Will Hurt Red Snapper Fishery Statement from Charter Fisherman’s Association (Galveston, Texas) Officials from the fish and wildlife […]

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My public comments in Biloxi
27 Mar 2016

Submitted by Gary Jarvis on April 2, 2015 – 8:32am In Aug 2008 I stood before this council and introduced a plan that would move the CFH industry into a 21 st century management system . That […]

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