I am planning on fishing in the catskill area for the first time on the Hudson. I don't understand the herring rules totally. I will read them before I go but my question is there bait shops where you can buy them?
Please take a moment to read the below letter from Dean Clark of Stripers Forever regarding this very important issue. If you are concerned about the future of striped bass fishing, and can make it to Boston on the 28th, we NEED you to step up and put action behind your convictions...
■ 08 March 2011 |
During the Senate subcomittee hearing on reauthorization of implementation of the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation Management Act, one thing became terribly clear.
Fishermen - both commercial and recreational - don't trust data...
Move the cursor on the video to around the 19:30 minute mark
The U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation right now is holding a hearing on the implementation of the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation Management Act.
This is an important hearing on the continued use of...
ASMFC HEARING ON STRIPED BASS - At 7 p.m. on Sept. 13, New Hampshire's hearing to gather public comment on the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission (ASMFC) Draft Addendum II to Amendment 6 to the Interstate Fishery Management Plan for Atlantic Striped Bass will begin (also at the Urban...
I will here attempt to summarize last night's hearing in Dedham, MA for those of you who could not make it.
There were 32 or 33 people in attendance. It seemed all were recreational fishermen, except for maybe 1 or 2. The Mass Striped Bass Assn. made a strong showing and though most (if not...
will include specific proposals on;
Black Sea Bass
Summer Flounder (Fluke)
Until determination is made,, 2008 rules are in effect.
Gonna be a hard meeting I think.
The New York State Dept. of Environmental Conservation
will be hosting a Public Hearing for DRAFT AMENDMENT 2
to the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission Fisheries
Management Plan for American shad and river herring
Two public hearings are scheduled for New York
December 2, 2008 at 7:00...
Sorry didn't use spell check
I copied this from info t off another site but here is two press releases from the charter boat and party boats captains meeting held last Wednesday.
Looks to be an interesting time on Wed 01/24 in Durham. See ya there.
From Fosters Daily Democrat...
New projects considered at Lake Hartwell
HARTWELL - Public input is being sought on how best to use funds from the Lake Hartwell PCB settlement - and a final public hearing on the matter was scheduled this past Thursday night.
PCB is an oily substance that is known to increase the cancer risk...
House Resources Committee Field Hearing on Magnuson-Stevens Reauthorization; Apr 25 in New Bedford, MA
The Resources Committee of the U.S. House of Representatives is scheduled to hold a legislative field hearing on the following bills:
H.R. 5018 (introduced by Rep. Pombo to amend the...
DEC. 6 PUBLIC HEARING ON LOBSTER TRAP LIMIT PROPOSAL
CONCORD, N.H. -- A proposal to limit future limited commercial lobster licenses to 100 traps will be discussed at a public hearing on December 6 at 7 p.m. at the Urban Forestry Center at 45 Elwyn Road in Portsmouth.
The change would affect...
Here is the much awaited DEIS for Congessman Nadler's Cross Harbor Rail Freight Tunnel. http://www.crossharborstudy.com/view.htm There are going to be significant impacts in NJ, SI and Brooklyn related to the drilling & filling, including noise and contamination problems.
There is only one...