Latest Individual fishing quota Stories

2009-10-30 14:13:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Tuesday, November 3, at 12 p.m.

2009-08-25 14:54:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A small fleet of fishermen is expected to stage a protest today off the coast of Martha's Vineyard directed at President Obama over a recent change in regulations for commercial groundfish fishermen.

2008-11-13 14:05:41

Environmental and economic leaders and scientists reported on Thursday that US President-elect Barack Obama could protect ocean wildlife and save jobs in commercial fisheries by ending widespread overfishing.

2008-09-20 05:15:00

A new report found that programs guaranteeing fishermen a share of the overall catch could avert danger for global fisheries.

2008-09-18 15:00:20

To: NATIONAL EDITORS Contact: Katharine Burnham of Environmental Defense Fund, +1-202- 415-5742, kburnham@edf.org Environmental Advocates Say Research Strengthens Longstanding Commitment to Creating Healthy Fisheries WASHINGTON, Sept.

2008-06-16 15:00:20

By Winston Ross, The Register-Guard, Eugene, Ore. Jun. 13--West Coast groundfishermen can expect a major change in the way they're allowed to catch fish in the coming years, after a preliminary decision Thursday from the Pacific Fishery Management Council.

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