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License eligibility board meets April 11, submit application soon

The Standard Commercial Fishing License Eligibility Board to the N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries will meet by teleconference at 10:30 a.m., April 11.

The public may listen to the meeting at the N.C. Department of Environmental Quality’s Wilmington Regional Office, 127 N Cardinal Drive, Wilmington and at the N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries’ Headquarters, 3441 Arendell Street, Morehead City.

The board will consider applications that have been deemed complete and that were submitted by March 13.

The board meets two to three times a year to consider license applications. For directions on applying for a commercial fishing license, go to ncdenr.org/web/mf/ click on commercial and the find the button for Eligibility Pool application. For more information, contact division License Eligibility Clerk Ann Bordeaux-Nixon at 910-796-7261 or at Ann.Bordeaux-Nixon@ncdenr.gov.

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