It all started a couple of years ago when I was looking for a really…
After a long and difficult week, the Take Reduction Team concluded its meeting and the Maine lobster fishery now has a sense of what the new rules to protect right whales will mean for us.
Two lobstermen and two crew members have been charged in Hancock County with abusing another fisherman’s gear last fall.
When I sat down at a Portland kombucha bar to attend a local Seaweed 101…
Commercial fishermen are used to overcoming challenges. Whether it’s extreme weather events or a changing…
Many seafood mislabeling reports miss the target — and the point.
Editing National Fisherman was a job with many benefits, the greatest of which has been meeting fishermen from around the country and in quite a few instances making trips.
Luke Williams wasn’t afraid to enter his favorite Southeast Alaska fisheries from the ground up. Williams, 38, lives in Haines and has been no stranger to gillnetting for salmon and Dungeness crabbing since he worked on his dad’s boat as a kid.
We grieved when we learned of the passing of Luis Ribas, 60, in January.
The Alaska hatchery program is here to serve the public, our environment, and ensure sustainable salmon runs for generations. That’s something for which we can all be proud.
It wasn’t too many months back that I was extolling the virtues of wooden boats. I must confess that I am also, apparently, distracted by shiny objects. In this case, aluminum fishboats.