RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Seafood and Fishing Industry

A collection of news and information related to Seafood and Fishing Industry published by this site and its partners.

Top Seafood and Fishing Industry Articles

Displaying items 56-66
  • Blue outlook for blue crabs

    Blue outlook for blue crabs
    By most accounts, this has been a good year for eating Maryland blue crabs — just not by human beings. The Chesapeake Bay crab harvest is down, in part because of predators and cannibalism, but that's not the whole story. In 2011, Maryland...
  • Effort to Restore Salmon to Connecticut River Has Ended, But State Still Releasing Salmon for Fishermen to Catch

    The 40-year failed effort to restore Atlantic salmon to the Connecticut River system ended last year after tens of millions of dollars had been spent. That doesn't mean the state of Connecticut isn't continuing to release hundreds of young salmon into...
  • Fisherman charged with witness tampering in poaching investigation

    Fisherman charged with witness tampering in poaching investigation
    A Tilghman Island commercial fisherman has been charged with witness tampering and intimidation in a federal investigation into alleged poaching of striped bass from the Chesapeake Bay, prosecutors announced Wednesday. Michael D. Hayden, Jr., 41,was...
  • Arway gives state-of-the-PFBC to Pa. House committee

     
    Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) Executive Director John Arway formally presented the agency’s 2012 Annual Report to the House Game and Fisheries Committee today. In his remarks, Arway reiterated that one of the agency’s top...
  • Lake Erie creel limit set for yellow perch and walleye

     
    The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) today announced that the 2013 creel limit for Lake Erie yellow perch will remain at 30 per day and the creel limit for walleye will stay at six per day. “This year’s assessment showed that...
  • New Jersey asks U.S. to declare national disaster status for its fishing industry

     
    The Christie Administration has requested a federal disaster declaration for New Jersey's fishing industry, which sustained significant revenue losses and damages to its fleet and infrastructure as a result of Hurricane Sandy. A federal fishery disaster...
  • Leaser Lake gets go-ahead to begin refilling

     
    At long last, area residents can look forward to the refilling of Leaser Lake after the Pensylvania Department of Environmental Protection gave approval earlier this week. The 117-acre lake in the northwestern corner of Lehigh County, just below the...
  • For watermen, better data means fewer restrictions

    For watermen, better data means fewer restrictions
    If there's one thing nearly everybody in the Chesapeake Bay region can agree upon, it's that summer isn't summer without blue crabs. Unfortunately, this regional staple has experienced its share of problems over the past few years, impacting supply,...
  • Blue Moon keeps on shining

    Blue Moon keeps on shining
    Overall impression: I've always been leery of waterfront restaurants because all too often they don't offer much else beyond a view. Blue Moon Fish Company is a big exception, because even after 17 years, it's not only an Intracoastal beauty, but it...
  • Decoding the mystery of the Jamestown sturgeon

     Decoding the mystery of the Jamestown sturgeon
    Archaeologists probing the early James Fort kitchen where they unearthed evidence of cannibalism this past year have discovered an earlier layer of artifacts showing that — just months before the Starving Time of 1609-10 — the colonists were...
  • Worth a trip: Fried whole belly clams at New England Seafood Company Fish Market

    Worth a trip: Fried whole belly clams at New England Seafood Company Fish Market
    "Our friends in Boston laugh that we have to say 'whole belly' clams. In the Northeast, that's a given," said Jeff Mazza, who with his brother Bob, owns Lakeview's New England Seafood Company Fish Market (3341 N. Lincoln Ave. 773-871-3474). Ironically,...