Monthly Archives: November 2011

Menhaden Win News Clippings From This Past Week

Press clippings on the ASMFC’s recent passing of  Addendum V to Amendment 1. Editorial: http://hamptonroads.com/2011/11/finally-test-bays-little-fish   Editorial: http://www2.timesdispatch.com/news/rtd-opinion/2011/nov/14/tdopin01-fish-scales-ar-1456932/#fbcomments   Editorial: http://www.nytimes.com/2011/11/11/opinion/protection-for-the-ocean-food-chain.html?partner=rssnyt&emc=rss   Editorial: http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/opinion/editorial/bs-ed-menhaden-20111114,0,3702276.story   http://www.nytimes.com/2011/11/10/us/menhaden-catch-reduction-is-approved.html   http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/health-science/menhaden-harvest-limit-sharply-cut-by-fisheries-commission/2011/11/09/gIQA7Twg6M_story.html   http://www.usatoday.com/news/nation/environment/story/2011-11-09/fish-menhaden-catch-limits/51145100/1   http://articles.baltimoresun.com/2011-11-09/features/bs-gr-menhaden-vote-20111104_1_menhaden-ken-hinman-omega-protein   http://weblogs.baltimoresun.com/features/green/2011/11/fishing_curb_voted_for_most_im.html   http://www.boston.com/Boston/metrodesk/2011/11/regulators-act-preserve-menhaden-source-fish-oil-and-vital-link-ocean-food-chain/bd5xFUMdzoUiiBlxSMpnTN/index.html   http://hamptonroads.com/2011/11/fisheries-regulators-ok-menhaden-limits   http://www.app.com/article/20111109/NJNEWS/311090071/Big-reduction-in-menhaden-fishing   http://bangordailynews.com/2011/11/13/environment/can-the-oceans-continue-to-feed-us/   http://www.hometownannapolis.com/news/TOP/2011/11/10-43/Limits-set-of-East-Coast-menhaden-catch.htmlContinue reading

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Menhaden Get a Win

Last week the ASMFC Commission’s Atlantic Menhaden Management Board approved Addendum V to Amendment 1 to the Interstate Fishery Management Plan for Atlantic Menhaden. The Addendum establishes a new interim fishing mortality threshold and target (based on maximum spawning potential … Continue reading

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