State of New Jersey
Chris Christie, Governor
Department of Environmental Protection
Bob Martin, Commissioner
Office of Natural and Historic Resources
Amy Cradic, Assistant Commissioner
Division of Fish and Wildlife
David Chanda, Director Larry Herrighty, Assistant Director Thomas McCloy, Marine Fisheries Administrator James W. Joseph, Chief, Shellfisheries Brandon Muffley, Chief, Marine Fisheries Timothy Cussen, Chief, Law Enforcement Lisa Barno, Chief, Freshwater Fisheries Jim Sciascia, Chief, Information and Education Tony Petrongolo, Chief, Land Management David Jenkins, Chief, Endangered and Nongame Species Doug Roscoe, Fish and Wildlife Health and Forensics Cindy Kuenstner, Editor
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Cover photo: Weakfish. Shell E. Caris of Shore Catch Guide Service (shorecatch.com)