Latest Commercial fishing Stories

2010-06-17 08:00:00

DENVER, June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- WFN: World Fishing Network, North America's only 24-hour fishing lifestyle network, today announced that on June 30th, 2010, it will dedicate an entire day of programming and commercial airtime to help support recreational anglers affected by the Gulf Oil Spill disaster. The on-air campaign will provide in-depth coverage of the impact of the spill on recreational & commercial fishing in Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama and Florida.

2010-02-16 07:00:00


2010-02-04 10:11:26

Extensive commercial fishing endangers dolphin populations in the Mediterranean.

2009-08-28 11:21:00

CAPE MAY, N.J., Aug. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- August marks a milestone for Fishermen's Energy of New Jersey as the team returns to familiar offshore territory, but for a reason other than fishing. This week, the Cape May based fishing vessel Capt.

2009-08-21 13:49:36

The U.S. government won't allow commercial fishing to expand in federal Arctic waters until more is known about climate change, authorities said. Climate change is causing the Arctic sea ice to recede, opening more water and prompting an interest in expanded fishing, U.S.

2009-05-04 09:45:00

Hundreds of millions of these voracious predators are impacting every fishery in the region TRENTON, N.J., May 4 /PRNewswire/ -- An unprecedented alliance of commercial, recreational and party/charter boat fishermen and associated businesses has formed Fishermen Organized for Rational Dogfish Management (FORDM) to deal with a looming crisis.

2008-12-03 07:40:00


2008-09-01 09:00:15

FEDERAL SUBSIDIES BOSTON - Owners of commercial fishing boats that are based at South Shore ports are expected to get more than $1 million from the recent federal aid package that's being distributed to commercial fishermen.

2008-08-06 15:00:27

By BASHAM, Laura A poignant one-minute's silence spoke volumes for those who went to Nelson's waterfront on Saturday to pay tribute to fishermen who lost their lives at sea.

2008-07-28 15:00:35

By Paul Davis NARRAGANSETT -- The sea offers many gifts to her takers, fisherman Chris Brown said yesterday. Among them: food, a living, solitude, training. She can even strengthen a man's faith, he said.

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  • Emitting flashes of light; glittering.
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