Monthly Archives: September 2011

Former secretary of the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control Urges Long-Term sustainability of Menhaden

Little fish has an Outsized Impact on State’s Economy Written by John A. Hughes The former secretary of the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control Originally published by Delaware Online here. Visit the Herring Point surf fishing area … Continue reading

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ASMFC Menhaden Hearings Being Fixed? You decide

The following is a note from D.  Bob Allen from Hampton VA who has been asking about the upcoming Menhaden hearings. I spoke today with a high official at Virginia Marine Resource Commission and asked why the Menhaden Public Hearing … Continue reading

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ASMFC Makes Historic Move to Restore Menhaden

Note from National Coalition of Marine Conservation (NCMC) **Public Comment period for Addendum V open until 5:00 pm EST on November 2, 2011 If you care about menhaden, striped bass, bluefish, bluefin tuna, osprey and other seabirds, whales, the health … Continue reading

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Case for menhaden conservation

Bill May, Carroll Outdoors | Posted: Saturday, September 10, 2011 4:00 pm Link to article in the Carroll County Times Anyone concerned with the health of Chesapeake Bay, or indeed the health of the fishery of the entire East Coast, … Continue reading

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Upcoming Menhaden Meetings – Attend one in your area

9/26 (7 PM): ASMFC Public Hearing on Draft Addendum V to Amendment 1 to the Interstate Fishery Management for Atlantic Menhaden Delaware Dept. of Natural Resources & Environmental Control, Lewes Field Facility, 901 Pilottown Road, Lewes, Delaware. For more information, … Continue reading

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Little Fish Big Help

Huffington Post.  Posted: 9/7/11 01:13 PM ET Peter Hanlon, Research and Policy Analyst at GRACE Communications Foundation A lot of little fish just had a big week. During the first week of August, fish that don’t typically get the lavish … Continue reading

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