The Winds Of War Swirl Around Off-Shore Turbines
Ocean-based wind-energy harvesting is gaining momentum on Long Island – but don’t expect completely smooth sailing for the increasingly popular alternative-generation movement.
Fisheries Council Coordination Addresses President
The Council Coordination Committee, which is comprised of representatives from the eight regional fisheries management councils, wrote to President Trump to raise concerns with several key issues.
U.S. Lobster exports to China boom
A trade war with China may be somewhere on the horizon, but the Maine lobster industry is hoping that the horizon is a distant one.
Maine fishermen see warning signs in lobster surge
Rising sea temperatures are benefiting Maine’s iconic crustacean, leading to an increase in population while other marine species, such as soft-shell crabs, have suffered a decline.
Putting fishermen first: An open letter to Trump
Trump's words struck a chord among many in the fishing industry, where middle class jobs have disappeared in coastal communities. There are many fishing ports around the country that bear witness to that sad fact.