11/03/14 NOAA CLOSES MORE WATERS TO LONGLINING, WILL CLOSE FISHERY IF IT REACHES BYCATCH CAP
Five years ago, when NOAA Fisheries announced they were looking for ways to limit the longline bycatch and discard of Atlantic bluefin tuna, we had some suggestions. In August 2009, Wild Oceans (then NCMC) recommended ..
09/18/14 WILD OCEANS SUPPORTS NEW CONSERVATION MEASURES
September 19, 2014
“Probably no near-shore fish arouses so much emotion as striped bass,” says writer Dick Russell in his book Striper Wars, recalling the long battle to save a fish he calls “the aquatic equivalent of the American bald eagle.” The striper’s..