Gulf/South Atlantic Mullet
Fishery with roots deep in Florida soil struggles to flourish in modern times
The odds that the Gulf of Mexico roe mullet fishery will return to vitality — or that prices will improve — in the near future are lengthening. The Florida fishery, which in recent years has become the largest mullet producer, struggles for survival.
Father, son get a combo boat; 24-footer goes to the builder
It was a slightly overcast day when the Susan Lynn started gathering speed, lifting easily and slicing her way across Winter Harbor, running toward that part of the harbor where one of Maine's lobster-boat races will be held this summer.
National Fisherman Live: 11/06/14
In this episode:
NOAA report touts 2013 landings, value increases
Panama fines GM salmon company Aquabounty
Gulf council passes Reef Fish Amendment 40
Maine elver quota cut by 2,000 pounds
Offshore mussel farm would be East Coast’s first
NOAA and its fellow Natural Resource Damage Assessment trustees in the Deepwater Horizon oil spill have announced the signing of a formal Record of Decision to implement a gulf restoration plan. The 44 projects, totaling an estimated $627 million, will restore barrier islands, shorelines, dunes, underwater grasses and oyster beds.