Privacy Policy

The National Fisheries Institute respects your privacy and acts responsibly in its handling of all website user information. This privacy policy applies solely to information related to use of the website. National Fisheries Institute does not sell, share or rent user information to any other entity for any reason. National Fisheries Institute uses information you provide to personalize our service to individual needs, to service user queries and other communications and to improve our service generally.

National Fisheries Institute does not retain any specific user data. In special circumstances, such as criminal investigations, National Fisheries Institute may be required by law to disclose website use data. In accordance with legal authority National Fisheries Institute will only share information within the scope of the legal requirement.

Terms & Conditions

Welcome to website. Your continued use of the website constitutes your agreement to follow these Terms and Conditions of use and to be bound by them. The National Fisheries Institute reserves the right to modify and update these Terms and Conditions at any time without prior notice. For this reason, we recommend that you review these Terms and Conditions whenever you use the website.

The term “National Fisheries Institute“ or “us” or “we” refers to the owner of the website whose registered office is 7918 Jones Branch Road, McLean, VA 22102. The term “you” refers to the user or viewer of the website.


National Fisheries Institute aims to ensure that the website is available 24hrs a day, but this cannot be guaranteed and on rare occasion you may find access to be temporarily interrupted. The National Fisheries Institute shall not be liable for any reason if the website is unavailable for any period of time. The website may host links that direct you to other sites but is not responsible for the content of these sites, nor does National Fisheries Institute control, sponsor, endorse or approve these sites.

Inaccuracy Disclaimer

Every effort is made to ensure that all the information provided on the website is correct. From time to time there may be information on that contains typographical errors or inaccuracies. The National Fisheries Institute will correct any errors, inaccuracies or omissions when identified and reserves the right to change or update information at any time without prior notice.


By entering and using this website, you acknowledge and agree that all the text, graphics, images and design which appear on this website, and the design, look and feel of the website itself, are protected by copyright, design rights and other intellectual property rights, which are either owned by National Fisheries Institute or licensed to it by third parties. Any trademarks reproduced in this website, which are not the property of, or licensed to the operator, are acknowledged on the website.

You acknowledge and agree that the material and content contained within this website is made available for your personal non-commercial use only.

You agree not to (and agree not to assist or facilitate any third party to):

(a) copy, reproduce, transmit, adapt, publish, display or distribute any part of this website;

(b) commercially exploit or create derivative works of such material and content or to incorporate any of it into any other work, including any website, whatsoever;

(c) copy, make any design document, make articles to, or otherwise use any of the designs depicted in this website; or

(d) use the graphics on this website separately from the accompanying text; except with the prior written consent of National Fisheries Institute.

This website contains proprietary notices such as moral rights, intellectual property, design and copyright information, the terms of which must be strictly observed and followed. Any rights not expressly granted in these terms are reserved.

Choice of Law

By visiting you agree that the laws of the State of Virginia without regard to principles of conflict of laws, will govern these Terms and Conditions of use. Any disputes arising between you and National Fisheries Institute shall be settled and determined in any court having jurisdiction thereof. By visiting, you irrevocably submit to the jurisdiction of any said courts for purposes of resolving such disputes and waive any claims or defense of inconvenient forum or lack of personal jurisdiction.


You agree fully to indemnify, defend and hold us, National Fisheries Institute, and our officers, employees, agents and suppliers, harmless immediately on demand, from and against all claims, liability, damages, losses, costs and expenses, including legal fees, arising out of any breach of these Terms and Conditions by you or any other liabilities arising out of your use of this website. In the event it becomes necessary for National Fisheries Institute to enforce the Terms and Conditions of this website, including disclaimers and limitations of liability, National Fisheries Institute shall be entitled to recover all fees associated with such enforcement.

If you do not agree with these Terms and Conditions of use, please leave the site.