Gloucester Discusses Fishing Industry Disaster Relief Plan With NOAAThe City of Gloucester says preserving New England’s fishing industry is in the nation’s best interest, but they’ll need federal dollars to save it
Senate Passes Warren's Amendment For Fishing Industry Relief The U.S. Senate has passed the first amendment proposed by Massachusetts Democratic U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren to provide disaster relief funds for the Northeast fishing industry.
Warren's First Senate Amendment Is For Fishing Industry Disaster ReliefU.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren has filed an amendment that would provide disaster relief funds for the Northeast 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.
Dogfish Catch Limit Increased For New England FishermenRegulators are again increasing the catch limit on the spiny dogfish, a species fishermen have long said is far too abundant.
New England Crisis Highlights Running Dispute Over US Fishing LawsThe law that governs the nation's fisheries was passed 36 years ago to oust foreign boats working in U.S. waters. Today, New England fishermen wonder if it will soon oust them.
Fishing Fleet Faces Major Expense, Could Technology Save Them?New England's already strapped fishing fleet has a major new expense bearing down on it -- paying for human monitors to track the fish that are hauled on deck or tossed over.
Curious How Oil Spill Will Impact New EnglandOil has been spilling into the Gulf of Mexico for 72 days; more than 140 million gallons and it keeps flowing. The question many in New England are...
Catch down, revenues up for local fishermen