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Bay Journal on the Sustainable Oyster Harvest Act of 2016

March 11, 2016
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Proposed oyster study draws watermen’s ire How many oysters can be safely taken from the Chesapeake Bay year after year without threatening the long-term survival of the ecologically and economically important shellfish? That’s a question some lawmakers in Annapolis want answered. A bill heard this week by a Senate committee would require scientists to determine … Read more

PropTalk on TieFest

February 24, 2016
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CCA Lefty Kreh Tie Fest February 23, 2016 The Coastal Conservation Association’s (CCA) 16th Annual Lefty Kreh Tie Fest was held on February 20 at the Chesapeake Bay Beach Club in Stevensville, MD. This is the third year the event has been combined with the Light Tackle and Kayak Fest. CCA really puts on a great event … Read more

Menhaden Management Board moves to increase harvest Anglers cautiously optimistic management still moving in right direction Posted on May 06, 2015

May 14, 2015
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Menhaden Management Board moves to increase harvest Anglers cautiously optimistic management still moving in right direction Posted on May 06, 2015   ALEXANDRIA, VA – The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission’s Menhaden Management Board approved a 10 percent increase in the total allowable catch (TAC) of menhaden for 2015 and 2016 to 187,880 metric tons … Read more