NOAA Gear Monitoring Team (GMT) to Provide Courtesy Turtle Excluder Device (TED) Compliance Inspection for Mississippi Shrimpers in Spring 2023

Shrimp Fishery Turtle Excluder Device (TED) Outreach & Courtesy Inspection Schedule in Mississippi

When: April 3 – April 7, 2023

Locations: Hancock County, Harrison County & Jackson County

In order to increase the productivity and efficiency of the team, NOAA personnel are asking that those interested in participating in these TED outreach and courtesy inspection events reach out to NOAA in advance. By doing this, NOAA can schedule time accordingly and ensure that they make it to everyone that needs the service while they are in the area. You can contact them at the following numbers or email address for more information on when and where the GMT will be. They can let you know how to get your TEDs inspected or questions answered by the team. Thank you in advance, and the GMT looks forward to meeting you and ensuring your gear is compliant and ready to be fished.

Contact information:

Canh Nguyen 228-355-8372

Jason Letort 228-355-8667