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News: NOAA releases data on illegal striped bass poaching ring

Thirty co-conspirators were part of the illicit activity, but only 12 subjects were charged and sentenced in connection to this case, which saw 52 charges in 13 indictments. [...]

November 5, 2018 News, RECENT, Slide

News: Why we’ve been hugely underestimating the overfishing of the oceans

Pelagic longline fishing: Fisherman string miles of baited hooks between buoys out in the open ocean in an attempt to catch swordfish and yellowfin tuna. [...]

February 23, 2016 News, RECENT, Slide

Opinion: Illegal fishing has become a worldwide problem

Illegal big time fishers are connected to human slavery and trafficking, drugs smuggling and guns running. They also decimate entire game fish stocks with take-all fishing methods [...]

August 5, 2015 Opinion, RECENT, Slide

News: Busted! with dead tarpon and snook

Both Cole and Middleton were cited for Possessing or Killing a Tarpon without a Tag, four counts of Possession of Undersized Snook, Possession of Snook over the Bag Limit and Taking Snook by Net. [...]

November 30, 2013 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

News: China’s Illegal Fishing Expeditions Threaten World Waters

Over the past decade, 4,600 unlicensed Chinese vessels were apprehended in South Korean waters, reports Korea’s Yonhap News Agency. [...]

November 20, 2013 News, RECENT, Slide