OAC Newsletter Archive

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August 2013

  • The Tuna are in
  • Great American Seafood Cook-off
  • Great Albacore Tuna BBQ Challenge & Battle at the Brunch
  • Albacore Fishing Photographs and Videos
  • Working Cooperatively with WFOA, AAFA, and WTA
  • Aquarium Hosts Albacore Tuna Day
  • New Website about Seafood Safety
  • Vessel Quality Standards
  • AN NW to Feature Oregon Albacore Tuna

May 2013

  • OAC Meeting May 22 in Newport
  • Canning Tuna Video
  • Letter to the Fleet
  • Annual Oregon Albacore Tuna Report, 2012
  • Fish, Mercury & Nutrition: the Net Effects Video
  • U.S. Coast Guard Inspections Update
  • New Brand, Logos, and Brochure for the OAC
  • U.S./Canada Treaty Talks
  • OAC Offers Student Scholarships

February 2012

  • Letter to the Fleet
  • OAC Meeting February 27 in Newport
  • Seafood Health Facts Website
  • Tsunami Debris Reporting
  • March 2012 PFMC Meeting
  • IUU Fishing Regulations
  • Albacore Media Tour
  • Whole Foods Albacore Truck Sales Events
  • New OAC Marketing Brochure & Logos
  • OAC Promotional Activities
  • OAC Helps Fund FISHCRED
  • Oregon Albacore Now Available in Pouches

May 2011

  • April PFMC Meeting Report
  • OAC Meeting May 20 in Charleston
  • Pacific Albacore Tuna Safe from Radiation
  • The Fleet is In Commercials
  • U.S. Coast Guard Authorization Act of 2010
  • Canadian Study on Raft Repacking Intervals
  • OAC Participates in Trade Shows
  • Oregon’s Custom Canners
  • Canada Eliminate Albacore Consumption Limits
  • Fisheries Film Ready to View
  • OAC Developing Marketing Plan
  • Canned Albacore Labels

August 2009

  • OAC Meeting Update
  • The Fleet is In Commercials
  • Fishing in Canadian Waters
  • Tuna Forecast and Data Products
  • OFWC to Discuss Anchovy Seining in Bays
  • Pacific Commercial Fishermen’s Festival in Astoria
  • Promotional Activities

May 2009

  • Letter to the Fleet
  • WFOA Pursues MSC Certification
  • OAC Meeting in Astoria
  • The New “Foodie Show” to Feature Canned Oregon Albacore Tuna
  • Federal Regulations to Fish in Canadian Waters for 2009
  • The Tuna Fleet is In Commercials Will Air Again in 2009
  • OAC Activities in 2008

October 2008

  • The Fleet in In Commercials
  • Seafood Oregon Attend State Fair
  • Oregon Article on “Top-Tier Tuna”
  • NMFS Management Options for N Pacific Albacore
  • Seafood Commissions Will Meet to Discuss Marine Reserve Proposals
  • Highly Migratory Species Vessel Marking Requirement
  • HMS Permit & Logbook Requirements

March 2008

  • Welcome!
  • OAC Meeting Update
  • WFOA Annual Meeting in Astoria
  • 2007 Albacore Landing Summary
  • Letter from WFOA to the Albacore Fleet
  • ODFW’s Albacore Landing License
  • HMS Permits and Logbooks
  • MSC Certification for Pacific Albacore
  • Health Care for Fishermen
  • Mercury and Selenium Studies