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.
A new program is focused on increasing popularity and consumption of underutilized species including dogfish and skate.
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.
Carlos Rafael’s guilty plea of falsifying fish quotas, conspiracy and tax evasion has prompted renewed criticism of catch shares.
For the second year in a row, the herring fleet has been underharvesting from Georges Bank south to New Jersey.
Carlos Rafael pleaded guilty Thursday to evading fishing quotas and smuggling the profits to Portugal.
The Boston Fish Pier could soon be placed on the National Register of Historic Places.