Maine’s lobster industry stakeholders have concerns about the federal data tool used to establish levels of risk and sharing the burden of whale protection by enlisting Canadian fisheries to adopt similar management measures.
Halibut quotas rose to 18.9 million pounds this year thanks to improved survey methodology and blackcod quotas have been set at 25.97 million pounds.
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.
As someone who recycles, conserves, reuses, and goes green whenever possible, I’d never intentionally discharge a “pollutant.”
Captain Brannon Finney was hosting a videographer onboard as a test run for a potential reality show, when she directed her crew to pour 8 tons of sandblasting waste from brailer bags into the Sumner Straits.
Global salmon markets are getting shuffled by a massive algae bloom that has suffocated over eight million farmed salmon in Norway with no end in sight.
The valuable 13-month Atlantic sea scallop 2018 fishing year wrapped up in March with preliminary data showing landings of 60.1 million pounds.
California’s 2015-16 Dungeness and rock crab fisheries were declared a disaster more than 2 1/2 years ago. The Pacific States Marine Fisheries Commission has at long last received those funds to be dispersed.
Researchers are seeking funding to continue and expand scientific expeditions in the North Pacific to study salmon stocks and the effects of climate change.
Rhode Island’s Block Island wind farm owner Ørsted is looking at a two-year splicing and drilling project to rebury exposed cable.
A lawsuit by the Pebble Partnership and six fishermen against the Bristol Bay Regional Seafood Development Association was dismissed on May 17 by an Anchorage Superior Court.
More scrupulous fisheries companies with brands and reputations to protect are increasingly distancing themselves from the abusive practices and non-compliance of rogue players in the industry.