New England Shrimp Fishery to Stay Shuttered as Waters Warm

PORTLAND, ME (AP) - New England’s commercial shrimp fishery will remain shuttered because of concerns about the health of the crustacean's population … [Read more...]

Cod Fishing Limits to be Slashed Again, Regulators Say

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Fishing industry managers are recommending the already-diminished U.S. cod fishery face another reduction in catch limits. Cod … [Read more...]

Things You Might Not Know About Bourne

The Town of Bourne is a medium-sized community at the gateway to Cape Cod. You must pass through the town to get over the Cape Cod Canal and anywhere … [Read more...]

New England Shrimp Industry Should Not Restart, Experts Say

PORTLAND, ME (AP) - A group of experts is recommending to keep New England’s shrimp fishing industry closed down because of concerns about the health … [Read more...]

Feds Declare East Coast Herring Fishing Industry a Disaster

PORTLAND, ME (AP) - The herring fishing industry in the Northeast qualifies for federal assistance because its 2019 season has been declared a … [Read more...]

Advisories Issued After PFAS Detected In Fish

HYANNIS – The Massachusetts Department of Public Health has issued new fish consumption advisories to provide guidance on safe fish consumption to … [Read more...]

Wildlife Biologists Studying Migration of the American Shad

BOSTON (AP) - Massachusetts state wildlife biologists are participating in an ongoing study of the American shad--a fish that spends more of its life … [Read more...]

Massachusetts Hikes Hunting and Fishing License Fees

WESTBOROUGH. (AP) - Massachusetts is hiking its freshwater fishing and hunting license fees for the first time in more than a quarter century. The … [Read more...]

Fishing Industry Group Files Legal Challenge to Wind Farm

BOSTON (AP) - A coalition of commercial fishing groups has sued the federal agency that approved construction of a 62-turbine wind energy farm off the … [Read more...]

Lobster Fishing Will Face Restrictions to Try to Save Whales

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — America’s lobster fishing industry will face a host of new harvesting restrictions amid a new push from the federal government … [Read more...]



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