New evidence about menhaden could inform new approaches to managing them
Atlantic menhaden have been called the most important fish in the sea, with good reason.
Seafood Month 2017
In a collaborative effort, North Carolina Sea Grant developed a series of graphics
to help the North Carolina Division of Marine Fisheries present fisheries statistics to various audiences.
A new paper in the journal Nature by researchers at Duke University provides strong evidence that catch share management slows the race to fish in U.S. fisheries on average. Some counterexamples in multispecies settings motivate ongoing work.
West Coast crabbers and faculty with Oregon State University and Sea Grant programs in Oregon and Washington have been exploring ways to reduce injuries at sea.
Fish kills and vanishing razor clams alarm the Quinault; tribal fishermen and elders join in Washington Sea Grant's investigation of devastating coastal hypoxia.