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For Omega Protein Corporation, the tide may be changing

Omega is not done fishing this year, but so far has gone over the cap by some 16,000 metric tons. [...]

November 20, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

What was it like getting ready for trout season in 1920?

Ernest Hemingway's most enthusiastic outdoor sport was fishing - think Old Man and the Sea. Within his writing, there are many fishing related passages [...]

May 21, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Marine worms are the $7.5 Billion industry you haven’t heard of

Scientists estimate 121,000 tons of worms—worth nearly $7.5 billion in U.S. dollars—are used for bait each year worldwide. [...]

March 29, 2018 News, RECENT, Slide

The Mid-Atlantic Unmanaged Forage Omnibus Amendment

The Council’s Unmanaged Forage Omnibus Amendment would put a full stop on any new/potential industrial-scale fishery in the region’s federal waters for forage fish [...]

April 26, 2017 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

News: Fishermen angle victory to protect link in ocean’s food chain

Blueback herring are a vital link in the East Coast’s ocean and coastal food web because they are a food source for striped bass, marine mammals and sea birds. [...]

March 28, 2017 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Fisheries managers should heed public opinion—and science—on menhaden

Public comments have poured in on how to manage Atlantic menhaden: Conserve the species for its contribution to the marine ecosystem. [...]

February 2, 2017 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Of Interest: Condoms and Cuban fishermen’s ingenuity

In Cuba, mechanics can fix anything, even if it requires hand building from scratch the smallest part. So it goes with fishing needs as well [...]

November 18, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Of Interest, Slide

Pew Trust: Mid-Atlantic Council poised to take historic action for forage fish

If all goes as planned, the council will vote on and submit its final proposal to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s Fisheries Service in August [...]

May 18, 2016 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

Take Action: Your voice can help save false albacore & bonito

You can help save false albacore and bonito from over harvest. Voice your feelings by sending an email today or tomorrow at the latest. [...]

April 11, 2016 Conservation, RECENT, Slide, Uncategorized

Pew: NOAA decision protects Pacific forage fish

This officially enacts a policy adopted unanimously in 2015 by the Pacific Fishery Management Council... [...]

April 5, 2016 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide