A comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions HERE.
REGULATORY: Includes FWS, NOAA
FISH AND WILDLIFE SERVICE
Proposed rule to revise the List of Birds protected by the Migratory Bird Treaty Act by both adding and removing species. Info here.
NATIONAL OCEANIC AND ATMOSPHERIC ADMINISTRATION
Notice that NMFS has found that Klamath River fall-run Chinook salmon, Queets coho salmon, and Strait of Juan de Fuca coho salmon are still overfished. Info here.
Temporary rule implementing a closure in Federal waters off Georgia through New York for Atlantic migratory group cobia that are harvested and sold. Info here.