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Conservation: Netting Billions – A global valuation of tuna

The Pew Charitable Trusts presents the first effort to estimate the full global value of the primary commercial fisheries targeting these seven tuna species and the value of the resulting products [...]

May 3, 2016 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Conservation: ASMFC striped bass advisors to discuss opening EEZ on April 21

The bill states the Secretary of Commerce “may” amend current regulations and allow fishing for striped bass in the transit zone between Block Island and the mainland. [...]

April 13, 2016 Conservation, RECENT, Slide, Take Action, Uncategorized

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

News: Going against the flow, Maine fishermen favor reduced striper catch

Saltwater fishing guides in Maine, however, are swimming against the tide. They think it’s about time for tougher regulations [...]

January 28, 2015 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

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

Conservation: Forget salmon and tuna—It’s time to start eating ‘trash fish’

“For me, it was about trying to find a market for dogfish and pollock and all of these fish we have an abundance of but nobody was interested in,” [...]

June 5, 2014 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

Wednesday Fish Facts: Thunnus thynnus, bluefin tuna

A smaller western population spawns in the Gulf of Mexico, and a larger eastern population spawns in the Mediterranean Sea. [...]

April 9, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Wednesday Fish Facts

News: Pacific bluefin tuna population has dropped by 96 percent

One problem is the majority of bluefin fishermen are snagging fish are under a year old, further hindering the species' chance to procreate. [...]

November 19, 2013 Conservation, News, RECENT, Science, Slide

News: Menahaden in jeapordy. Time for protection.

Are Atlantic menhaden “overfished” or not? For the most important fish in the sea, that’s not what’s most important [...]

June 13, 2013 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide, Spot