Privacy Act of 1974
All requirements of the Privacy Act of 1974 (P.L. 93-579) concerning the collection and use of identifiable information for individuals shall be observed.
The data collected shall only be used for statistical purposes and will be available in identifiable form only to NMFS and its Contractor except as otherwise required by law. Participation in this survey is voluntary and there are no penalties for refusing to answer any question. However, your cooperation is extremely important in ensuring the completeness and accuracy of the statistical results.