Fish

crabs

The Warm Winter May Mean Seafood Sooner

If warm, dry weather feels good to us, we aren’t alone. It’s also been having an impact on crabs and fish in the bay.

04/11/2012

oyster fishing

Fishermen Reel In Profits Near Ocean City

It’s unlikely you’ll just stumble upon the Maryland coastline’s only commercial fishing harbor. But it’s there, and it’s moving millions of pounds of seafood. In 2010, more than 8 million pounds of catch, valued at more than $8 million, was harvested by commercial vessels that dock there.

01/31/2012

oysters

Scientists To Study Oysters, New Species In Chesapeake Bay With $1M Federal Grant

A million dollars might just buy some answers in the Chesapeake.

12/02/2011

chesapeake bay water

Fisheries Regulators OK Menhaden Limits

Fisheries regulators voted Wednesday to reduce by more than one-third the harvest of menhaden, a small fish that plays a big ecological role in the health of the Chesapeake Bay and the fish that swim in its waters.

11/09/2011

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Md. Striped Bass Spawn Rebounds, Survey Finds

Maryland’s striped bass population is rebounding, according to new survey results released by state fisheries scientists.

10/18/2011

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DNR Holding Open House On Proposed Rockfish Regs

Proposed changes to commercial striped bass regulations will be discussed at an open house being held in Severna Park by Maryland’s Department of Natural Resources.

10/06/2011

aquariumfest

National Aquarium In Baltimore Celebrates 30 Years

Festivities mark the aquarium’s anniversary.

08/05/2011

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Striped Bass Regulation Changes Coming

Maryland’s Department of Natural Resources says illegal netting of striped bass this past winter is prompting changes in regulations.

08/04/2011

flounder

Md. DNR Surveying Recreational Flounder Catch

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources wants to know how many flounder recreational fishermen are catching in Maryland’s coastal bays.

07/05/2011

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2 Charged With Rockfish Violations In Maryland

Maryland Natural Resources Police say two commercial fishermen have been charged with striped bass violations.

06/08/2011

dead fish Ocean City

Ocean City On Alert As Dead Fish Wash Ashore

Ocean City is on alert as dead fish are washing ashore by the dozens.

06/06/2011

dead fish Ocean City

Dead Fish Stretch Across Ocean City Shoreline

A very smelly problem. Tons of dead fish are washing up in Ocean City.

06/05/2011

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