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watermen

Watermen And Sport Fishermen Disagree Over Striped Bass

One of the Chesapeake’s most prized catches is pitting watermen against sport fishermen.

02/28/2012

sonar

Police Go High-Tech To Stop Poaching

In an effort to stop poaching on the Chesapeake, police are going high-tech.

01/10/2012

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Watermen Ask For Easing Of Striped Bass Quota

Watermen and lawmakers on the Eastern Shore are asking state natural resources officials to ease tougher striped bass harvest regulations.

01/05/2012

menhaden

Overfishing Menhaden Impacts Larger Fish In Md. Waters

Odds are it’s never been on your dinner plate, but it’s helped get other fish there. Menhaden are near the bottom of the food chain, and it makes them important enough to rescue from overfishing.

11/11/2011

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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

rockfish

Maryland Considers Tougher Rules For Watermen Due To Poaching

Finding and arresting outlaws on the water is forcing Maryland to consider tougher rules for watermen. It all goes back to massive striped bass poaching this past winter.

08/15/2011

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Md. Lawmakers To Get Striped Bass Rule Changes

Maryland’s Department of Natural Resources plans to present changes to striped bass netting regulations this week to state lawmakers.

08/15/2011

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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

rockfish

Natural Resources Police Work To Eliminate Poaching

The discovery of miles of illegal nets in the Chesapeake earlier this year has sparked a sweeping plan to crack down on striped bass poaching.

07/17/2011

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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

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Md. Anglers Stalk Diamond Jim And $10,000 Prize

Thousands of dollars in prize money. That’s the bait Maryland is once again deploying in an effort to get more people fishing.

05/31/2011

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