High-water events and the unprecedented two spring 2019 openings of the Bonnet Carré Spillway have…
Gulf & South Atlantic
A steady decline in the mullet catch may have hit rock bottom over the past…
Record flooding has led the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to open the Morganza Spillway, diverting 150,000 cubic feet of fresh water per second from the Mississippi River into Louisiana waters.
Noisemakers, electric cables and other devices are part of a $778 million plan to fortify an Illinois waterway and keep invasive Asian carp from reaching the Great Lakes.
The largest producer of Gulf of Mexico yellowfin tuna said he’s seeing some positive signs heading into the peak spring and summer harvest season that production could be up from last year’s dismal numbers.
In early April, a new industrial park devoted to Asian carp processing opened in Kentucky, giving the fishing industry some serious fire power in the fight against the invasive species in the Mississippi River.
Wednesday marked the start of the commercial shrimping season in South Carolina, with fisherman taking to the water two months earlier than last year.
The Ole Betts Sea, a Gulf of Mexico shrimper operating out of Fort Myers Beach,…
A Florida fisherman charged with killing his father onboard a commercial fishing boat last month has pleaded not guilty to the charges.
North Carolina crabbers got an early start to the season this year when the weather suddenly turned warm the beginning of February.