Fisheries

menhaden

Regulators Vote 20 Percent Menhaden Catch Cut

Fisheries regulators have voted for a 20 percent cut in the catch of menhaden, an oily fish prized for use in dietary supplements, cosmetics and animal feed.

12/14/2012

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

oysters

Va. Meeting To Discuss Sustainable Oysters, Crabs

Oysters and crabs are on the agenda for researchers meeting this week to discuss sustainable fisheries in the Chesapeake Bay.

06/07/2011

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Vendor Of Diseased Trout Had Proper Documentation

A Maryland fisheries official says a vendor who supplied trout infected with whirling disease had filed the proper paperwork.

05/20/2011

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