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Conservation: More on forage fish. John McMurray’s read…

Capt. John McMurray revisits the topic of baitfish, the massive implications of their decline on our worldwide fisheries, and the need for immediate management. [...]

November 6, 2014 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

Take Action: Public hearings set for Atlantic coastal states’ striped bass

The Draft Addendum includes a suite of management options to reduce recreational and commercial harvest under three reduction time frames. [...]

August 25, 2014 Conservation, RECENT, Slide, Take Action

Conservation: Maryland seeks to slow striped bass recovery

With the striped bass population's future hanging in the balance, One Angler's Voyage blog debates and de-mystifies the facts that will determine the fate of this American treasure. [...]

August 12, 2014 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

News: Striped bass managers approve potential regs for public comment

On August 5, 2014 the Atlantic State Marine Fisheries Commission’s Striped Bass Management Board finally approved a Draft Addendum. [...]

August 11, 2014 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

News: ASMFC Striped Bass Technical Committee teleconference July 17th

This call will provide a clue as to the options and recommendations the Board will be considering for inclusion in the Addendum. [...]

July 15, 2014 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

Conservation: 1@32 Pledge

We are hopeful that the Pledge can help to rebuild the striped bass biomass, one angler at a time, as we wait patiently for the ASMFC to act. [...]

March 24, 2014 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Slide

News: Striped Bass. Where do we go from here?

The majority of the commissioners on the Striped Bass Management Board clearly recognized that there are problems with the stock [...]

November 27, 2013 News, RECENT, Slide

The Skipper Blog: More on mehaden and the idiots in government

It’s mind boggling that the commercial harvest of Atlantic menhaden has operated with virtually no limits since, well, forever. [...]

November 12, 2012 Blogs, Conservation, News, RECENT, Spot, The Skipper