The forecast might have scared off a few boats, but 33 contenders showed up to race in Boothbay and 50 boats in Rockland.
According to new figures, the number of young lobsters in the Gulf of Maine has been declining since 2007 and doesn’t show signs of reversing soon.
To determine the true state of the cod stock in the Gulf of Maine, the Massachusetts senate wants to continue funding for industry-based cod surveys.
Memorial Day weekend means we’re getting close to the mid-June kickoff for Maine’s Lobster Boat Racing circuit.
A new program is focused on increasing popularity and consumption of underutilized species including dogfish and skate.
For some, a site on a fishing vessel is not so much a dream as it is an escape from reality, consummated with a needle.
The Coast Guard came to the aid of two fishermen Thursday morning in Nantucket Sound after their vessel’s engine room caught fire.
Massachusetts resident Joseph Starratt, 51, was arrested Friday in Maine, and charged with illegal possession of 16.5 pounds of elvers.
Opinion: Penalties imposed on New Bedford fishing mogul Carlos Rafael don’t go far enough.
Carlos Rafael’s guilty plea of falsifying fish quotas, conspiracy and tax evasion has prompted renewed criticism of catch shares.
The Maine Lobstermen’s Association’s embrace of more activist law enforcement reflects the evolving lobster industry.
For the second year in a row, the herring fleet has been underharvesting from Georges Bank south to New Jersey.