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What does NEFMC stand for?

NEFMC stands for New England Fishery Management Council

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First of all, the increase in state commercial limits was a result of the two determining federal fisheries authorities -- the New England Fishery Management Council and NOAA Fisheries -- concluding that winter flounder stock mortality was well below the threshold.
John Pappalardo, chairman and CEO of the Cape Cod Commercial Hook Fishermen's Association and New England Fishery Management Council chairman, acknowledges that Cape Cod's 50-plus commercial fleet captains are annually landing more than 4 million pounds of scallops, ground fish, skate, dogfish, tuna, striped bass, conch and monkfish.
This lawsuit, described as "deja vu all over again" by senior attorney Peter Shelley, comes nearly a decade after CLF's landmark 1991 lawsuit against the New England Fishery Management Council that was intended to stop overfishing in the region.