Fishermen Fear Looming Cost Of At-Sea Monitors This SummerNew England fishermen of important food species like cod and haddock say the looming cost of paying for at-sea monitors could put them out of business this year.
Lean Year For New England Cod Ahead As Shutdown LoomsCatch limits set to take effect this week will take a bite out of an industry that dates back to America's colonial past: New England cod.
Gov.-Elect Baker Meets With Gloucester FishermenMassachusetts Governor-elect Charlie Baker is vowing to support the state's fishing industry as he questions the research that led federal regulators on Monday to close commercial and recreational cod fishing in parts of the Gulf of Maine.
Fishing Industry At Risk Of Disappearing In New EnglandEnvironmentalists say global warming has depleted fish stocks. Fishermen argue there are fish, and regulations that defy common sense.
New England Fishermen Brace For Drastic New Catch LimitsIndustry experts say we’ll all feel the effects in our wallets, when cod prices rise in the spring.
Regulators Approve Massive Cuts To Cod Catch Limits New England's fishing regulators have approved massive cuts in cod catch limits that fishermen say will trigger the collapse of the industry.
NOAA: New England Fishermen Face Crippling Catch Limit Cuts New England's top fishing regulator says crippling new catch limits are coming and they will devastate what remains of the region's fishing industry.
Latest Cod Assessments Provide More Bad News For Local FishermenThe news continues to be terrible for New England fishermen hoping to avoid a huge reduction in their catch limits in 2013.
Six Local Lawmakers Ask For Emergency Review Of Cod PopulationNew England lawmakers are asking the U.S. Commerce Secretary for an emergency assessment of the abundance of cod in the Gulf of Maine.
Kerry Asks For New Assessment Of Cod PopulationMassachusetts Sen. John Kerry has asked the U.S. Commerce Secretary to immediately conduct a new assessment of the health of cod in the Gulf of Maine.
Leaders Meet In NH To Discuss Dire Future Of Cod Fishing Fishermen, scientists and rulemakers gathered Friday in New Hampshire to discuss an unexpectedly dire assessment of the health of Gulf of Maine cod and seek ways the fishing industry can weather it.
Fishermen Question Dire New Data On Cod PopulationA new look at the health of one of New England's most storied fish stocks is troubling the industry, with some saying the findings have got to be wrong.