Monthly Archives: December 2010

NORTHAM AND COSGROVE INTRODUCE MENHADEN MANAGEMENT LEGISLATION IN VIRGINIA

Commonsense Transfer to VMRC Will Increase Regulatory Certainty, Protect Jobs Senator Ralph S. Northam (D – Norfolk) has introduced SB 765 to transfer management authority for menhaden from the Virginia General Assembly to the Virginia Marine Resources Commission.  Delegate John … Continue reading

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Omega Protein Spotted Friday Dec 10 2010 Off the Virginia Coast

The person sending in these pictures described the scene as all out massacre of menhaden by several of the Omega Protein fishing fleet who fish out of Reedville, VA. Reedville, VA is the second largest commercial landing port of fish … Continue reading

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Omega Protein Menhaden Fishing in Action

This is what it looks like when the Omega Fleet is Menhaden Fishing. As many as five boats loading up on menhaden at a time. Is this an endless supply?

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