At a meeting the North Pacific Fishery Management Council has taken regulatory measures to minimise Chinook salmon bycatch by Gulf of Alaska Pollock trawlers.
Sport fishermen expressed grave concern whether they would be able to angle for halibut if allocations remain as they are.
The owner of fishing trawlers in Ribeira are concerned about drastic reduction in blue whiting quota, says a report.
New Research-based Innovation centre has opened to boost the responsible fishing in a creative way.
The introduction of a new regulatory system for the groundfishery, known as sectors, has affected the fishermen badly.
Lobster fishing in Connecticut is navigating through rough water as the catches were reduced by the authorities.
Commercial fishing area in Harpswell is preserved under Maine Department of Marine Resources’ Working Waterfront Access pilot programme.
The Scottish Government reacted angrily at tyre weekend to a decision by Iceland to increase their fishing quotas.
Falmouth Coastguard tonight coordinated the rescue of the crew of a Spanish fishing vessel REY DE OLAYA that caught fire 160 miles off the Scilly Isles.
Gag grouper season for 2011 in the Gulf of Mexico has been shortened for long –term management development, says NOAA.