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National Academies Releases New Review of Marine Recreational Information Program

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National Academies Releases New Review of Marine Recreational Information Program (MRIP), Recognizes Agency for "Impressive Progress"
January 10, 2017

Today, the National Academies of Sciences released a comprehensive follow-up review to its 2006 independent, expert analysis of NOAA Fisheries’ saltwater recreational information collection efforts, “A Review of the Marine Recreational Information Program.”

The Academies recognized the agency for making “impressive progress” over the past 10 years, including “major improvements” to its survey designs. The review also highlighted some remaining challenges, and . . .

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