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Mandatory For-Hire Electronic Vessel Trip Reports

Published 05/22/2018

Beginning March 12, 2018, vessels that hold Federal party or charter permits for species managed by the Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council will be REQUIRED to submit electronic vessel trip reports (eVTRs) for all trips carrying passengers for hire. These eVTRs must be submitted through a NOAA-approved eVTR software application within 48 hours of reaching port...

Let' Talk About Scamp Baby!

Published 05/16/2018

This week Harbor Light Software started a new project that we are excited about. SCAMP! Scamp  is related to the Gag and inhabit the continental shelf waters in the Gulf of Mexico to Florida and northward along the East Coast to North Carolina. HLS is working with the South Atlantic Fisheries Management Council (www.safmc.net) to develop...

Mid Atlantic eVTR Mandate. Are you READY?

Published 04/09/2018

As of March 12, 2018, any vessel that holds Fedreal party or charter permits for species managed by the Mid_Atlantic Fishery Management Council will be required to submit electronic vessel trip reports (eVTRs) for all trips carrying passengers for hire. Harbor Light Software has geared  up to help fishermen get on board.  Using the ACCSP's eTRIPS mobile...

HLS To Offer eTRIPS Training in New York!

Published 03/09/2018

Harbor Light Software will be providing training for eTRIPS mobile and eTRIPS online. Captains who wish to attend classes to learn about electronic reporting requirements of the MAFMC are asked to call the helpdesk at 800-984-0810 to register. Come join us at Cornell Cooperative Extension - 1st Floor Meeting Room423 Griffing Avenue Riverhead, NY, 11901 eTrips/Mobile (tablet...

HLS 24/7 Electronic Reporting Help Desk

Published 01/11/2018

In October Harbor Light was chosen by the ACCSP (Atlantic Coastal Cooperative Statistic Program) to head a 24/7 electronic reporting Help Desk.  Our support team is prepared to walk you through this new exciting chapter of Electronic Reporting. Things our Support team can assist with... *Setting you up with a SAFIS account.  In order to report electronically...