Category Archives: Photos of Commerical Menhaden Fishing

Photos of Commercial Menhaden Fishing

Why Omega Protein Needs to Decrease Their Catch – First Hand Account of Net Efficiency with Pictures

Check this link out for a first hand account of Omega Protein at work with their spotter planes, large ships and large nets taking out a whole school of menhaden. This just can not keep going on. A few pictures … 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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Omega Protein Processing Plant in Reedville, VA

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Omega Protein Menhaden Fishing in Chesapeake Bay

This picture was taken in 2009 of Omega Protein commercial fishing for menhaden in the Chesapeake Bay just south of Tangier Island in Virginia Chesapeake Bay waters. Menhaden do not have much of a chance with several large boats and … Continue reading

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