The Dzawada’enuxw First Nation filed a claim in Vancouver federal court last Thursday against Canada’s federal government for authorizing licenses for 10 fish farms in tribal waters without consulting or seeking consent from the group.
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“I believe we’ve got to be supporting U.S. fishermen in an increasingly competitive international market,”…
With the federal government partially shutdown for over a month, the regional fishery management councils are learning how to keep pushing through the process without their federal science partners at NMFS.
NIOSH, in partnership with the U.S. Coast Guard, is making $6 million in grant funding available for commercial fishing safety training and research.
The U.S. House voted to pass the Modern Fish Act on Wednesday, just two days after the Senate approved it unanimously, swiftly sending the bill to President Donald Trump’s desk for a signature.
AIS fishing net buoys aren’t expensive — $47 to $199 from most online retailers. Most…
Last year, the Russian Fishery Co. reported landings of more than 226,000 tons of Alaska…
U.S. seafood landings volume and value were up in 2017, according to NMFS’ annual report “Fisheries of the United States.”
The vessel, owner and operator Saugum Francis, and four crew members of the F/V Miss Tiffany pleaded guilty to violating Section 4-1 of Canada’s Coastal Fisheries Protection Act.