Commercial fishing and hunting
Hassan: Mask requirement lifted for commercial fishermen
Jun. 14, 2021 04:00 AM EDT
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Coast Guard have updated guidance for commercial fishermen saying those who are...
State vaccination grants target harder-to-reach groups
Jun. 08, 2021 11:01 AM EDT
BOSTON (AP) — About $3.2 million in grants and contracts have been awarded to community-based organizations to increase awareness and access to the COVID-19...
Maine fisheries had productive '20 despite pandemic
Mar. 26, 2021 03:15 AM EDT
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Maine's combined commercial fishing industries managed to top $500 million in value last year despite challenges caused by the...
Happy tail: Maine lobstermen crack a good year despite virus
By Patrick Whittle Mar. 24, 2021 10:53 AM EDT
NJ fishing community says virus aid helps keep it afloat
By Wayne Parry Mar. 08, 2021 02:09 PM EST
UK seafood trucks protest at Parliament over Brexit red tape
By Jill Lawless Jan. 18, 2021 11:16 AM EST
Federal report says pandemic hit seafood industry hard
By The Associated Press Jan. 15, 2021 02:14 PM EST
The coronavirus pandemic has taken away about a third of the commercial fishing industry's revenue, according to a federal report released on Friday. ...
Lobster biz hopes for stability after tumultuous Trump era
By Patrick Whittle Nov. 22, 2020 10:39 AM EST
Storms extend Louisiana fisheries COVID-19 aid deadline
Oct. 25, 2020 09:30 AM EDT
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Damage from Hurricanes Laura and Delta has prompted Louisiana to extend the deadline for fisheries' workers and businesses to apply for...
Annual stone crab claw harvest begins in Florida
Oct. 16, 2020 02:52 PM EDT
After 'Fishrot' scandal, Namibia earns little from auction
By Sonja Smith Oct. 01, 2020 01:55 PM EDT
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Following Namibia's “Fishrot” scandal, in which two Cabinet ministers are in jail awaiting trial for allegedly accepting bribes for...
Maine lobster business salvaged its summer despite pandemic
By Patrick Whittle Sep. 26, 2020 08:30 AM EDT
They can dig it: New England clammers press through pandemic
By Patrick Whittle Sep. 07, 2020 07:47 AM EDT
Mayflower II cancels scheduled stop in Rhode Island
Aug. 06, 2020 09:11 AM EDT
Maine gov: State needs 10% spending trims due to pandemic
Aug. 06, 2020 01:15 AM EDT
Throwback 5-game series force players to 'embrace the grind'
By Stephen Whyno Jul. 29, 2020 10:35 AM EDT
Worldwide slowdown in fishing unlikely to save rare species
By Patrick Whittle And Christina Larson Jun. 29, 2020 01:12 PM EDT
Lobster prices falling, and they could fall further
By Patrick Whittle Jun. 27, 2020 10:45 AM EDT
Massachusetts for-hire fishing industry to reopen in days
May. 20, 2020 01:30 AM EDT
BOSTON (AP) — The Massachusetts charter fishing industry is set to reopen in a few days after being shut down due to coronavirus. Gov....
NOAA again extends waiver to allow fishing without monitors
May. 05, 2020 01:30 AM EDT
BOSTON (AP) — The federal government is extending its suspension of the requirement for at-sea monitors in some East Coast fisheries until at least the middle...