Fisherman Get Year In Prison For Illegal HarvestingA Tilghman Island fisherman has been sentenced to a year in prison for illegally harvesting and selling more than 185,000 pounds of striped bass.
Drop In Female Striped Bass Prompts 25 Percent Catch CutbackThey may be plentiful here, but fewer striped bass along the Atlantic Coast is bringing orders to reduce the catch everywhere.
Fisherman Admits To Trafficking Striped BassA St. Michaels fisherman has pleaded guilty to trafficking in illegally harvested striped bass.
2 Fishermen Plead Guilty To Illegal HarvestingTwo Tilghman Island fishermen have pleaded guilty to illegally harvesting and selling more than 185,000 pounds of striped bass.
4 Watermen Face Federal Charges For Striped Bass Poaching, Witness Intimidation It’s a poaching case that could bring prison time. That’s unusual but then the charges are substantial.
2 Men Sentenced For Illegal Striper CatchA Virginia Beach charter fishing operator and a Maryland man have been sentenced for illegally fishing striped bass.
Regulators Vote 20 Percent Menhaden Catch CutFisheries 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.
6 Charged With Rockfish Violations In Ocean CityMaryland Natural Resources Police say six men have been charged this month with rockfish violations in Ocean City.
Chesapeake Striped Bass Reproduction At Record LowA record low number of young striped bass were counted this summer in the Chesapeake Bay.
Striped Bass Tagging Program ApprovedA mandatory commercial tagging program has been approved for striped bass fishing along the Atlantic coast.
Watermen And Sport Fishermen Disagree Over Striped BassOne of the Chesapeake's most prized catches is pitting watermen against sport fishermen.