2020 AND BEYOND: WHATS ON THE POLITICAL AND REGULATORY HORIZON FOR FISHERIES MANAGEMENT
|Wednesday, February 26, 4:15 pm||Discover Fishing Seminars – Space P32||Jim Donofrio|
Most people go fishing to get away from less enjoyable issues like politics but make no mistake; politics has a very real impact on your ability to go fishing. Join Jim Donofrio for an update on political issues important fishermen, and learn why it is important for anglers to be a part of the political process and what we can expect from the 115th Congress during the upcoming election year. Also get details on regulatory changes for striped bass, bluefish and other important species.
About Jim Donofrio
Recreational Fishing Alliance/ New Gretna, NJ
Jim Donofrio is the Executive Director of the Recreational Fishing Alliance (RFA) which he founded in 1996. Organized as a 501(c)4 political action organization, the RFA fights for the rights of anglers, marine jobs and the long-term sustainability of the nation’s saltwater fisheries. Prior to the RFA, Jim was a professional boat captain and still holds his 100 ton Master’s ticket.