• Coastal Conservation Association Comments On Bluefish Allocation Amendment To The Bluefish Management Plan

    Jul 23, 2018 | Posted in: Advocacy, News

    The following comments were provided by CCA on the current Bluefish Allocation Amendment being considered by the Mid-Atlantic Council.  Full details of this action can be found HERE The following information is from the document regarding public input: The public is encouraged to submit comments regarding the range of potential issues to be addressed in […]

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  • CCA Maryland is Hiring

    Jul 11, 2018 | Posted in: News

    Coastal Conservation Association Maryland (CCA Maryland) is a state chapter of Coastal Conservation Association(CCA). The purpose of CCA is to advise and educate the public on the conservation of our marine resources.  The objective of CCA is to conserve, promote and enhance the present and future availability of our coastal resources for the benefit of […]

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  • Patuxent River Chapter’s “Half Shells for Habitat” Fundraising Banquet

    Jun 30, 2018 | Posted in: Chapter News, Patuxent River Chapter

    The Patuxent River Chapter of CCA Maryland will hold their annual fundraising banquet on October 11th, 2018.   The event will be held at the Calvert Marine Museum in Solomons Maryland. Attendees will enjoy an evening of fun, food, drinks and camaraderie, all while helping support habitat restoration and conservation efforts in the area. All attendees […]

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  • Bonterra Organic Vineyards & BreakThru Beverage Give Back to Conservation, Habitat & Clean Water

    Jun 20, 2018 | Posted in: Arts & Food, News

    Bonterra Organic Vineyards & BreakThru Beverage have kicked off a 3 month give back program for our efforts to Conserve, Promote and Enhance our coastal marine resources for the benefit of the general public. Wine retailers & restaurants in Maryland, DC and Delaware can participate in the program so if you know a store that […]

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  • Partners in conservation launch ReleaSense initiative

    Jun 20, 2018 | Posted in: Advocacy, News

      Collaborative effort to make best catch-and-release practices, research available to anglers   Shimano, Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi Harte Research Institute (HRI) for Gulf of Mexico Studies and Coastal Conservation Association (CCA) are proud to announce the launch of a cooperative effort called ReleaSense to promote and enhance the traditional role of anglers as leaders […]

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  • CCA Maryland Weighs in on Proposed Yellow Perch Changes

    May 11, 2018 | Posted in: Advocacy, Yellow Perch

    Click Here to view CCA Maryland’s input to DNR on proposed changes to the yellow perch fishery in May of 2018. Regulatory scoping is an important part of the public process and all changes being considered by Maryland DNR can be viewed here

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  • 2018 Advocacy Update

    Mar 12, 2018 | Posted in: Advocacy, News, Oysters, Water Quality

      March 12, 2018 David Sikorski, Executive Director. CCA Maryland’s Government Relations Committee has been hard at work in Annapolis this session opposing bad bills and supporting good ones.   It has been a busy year, with A LOT of legislation being introduced. You can CLICK HERE to search for bills, find out who your legislator is, or […]

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  • Time for ASMFC to Stand Firm for Menhaden

    Feb 2, 2018 | Posted in: Menhaden, News

    By: David Sikorski, Executive Director As any good angler knows, Atlantic menhaden are anything but a pisciverous predator.  Rather they are the foundation of the regional food web, and an abundant source of protein for many important gamefish like striped bass, bluefish, king mackerel and even some tuna species. To date, they have been managed […]

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  • Opinion: Preserve MD’s Man O War Shoal

    Dec 19, 2017 | Posted in: Advocacy, Oysters

    Dr. Kenneth Lewis, a longtime CCA Maryland leader penned the following Op-Ed regarding the proposal to dredge Man O War Shoal.   Click here to view the full article in the Baltimore Sun.  

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  • Provide Input on the Dredging of Man O War Shoal

    Nov 14, 2017 | Posted in: Advocacy, Oysters, Water Quality

      The public comment period on this issue ended Tuesday November, 21 2017.  To view CCA Maryland’s official comments on this issue CLICK HERE   In 2015, Maryland Department of Natural Resources(DNR) made the decision to further their longstanding application to the US Army Corps of Engineers (USACOE) and Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE) for […]

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