Fishermen’s News July 2014

Click here to download a PDF of this article. Confessions of a Worried Man By Zeke Grader I suppose I should have been feeling good. In late April the National Marine Fisheries Service released its two reports, Fisheries Economics of the United States 2012(www.st.nmfs.noaa.gov/economics/publications/feus/fisheries_economics_2012), and the Status of U.S. Fisheries 2013 (www.nmfs.noaa.gov/sfa/fisheries_eco/status_of_fisheries/status_of_stocks_2013.html). According to the … Continue reading Fishermen’s News July 2014

Fishermen’s News June 2014

Click here to download a PDF of this article. FAUX CONSERVATION — LOOK BEYOND THE LABEL By Zeke Grader, Dave Bitts A Federal Register notice went out in late January, 2014 seeking comments on alternatives to a harvest control rule for winter-run Chinook salmon “impacted by the ocean salmon fisheries.” In February a bill was … Continue reading Fishermen’s News June 2014