‘Those who are up top are the ones who are winning’

100_1407NEW BEDFORD — While not yet feeling the force of new regulations, fishermen  in Southern New England are worried about the effects the new regulations will  have on their livelihoods this year.  For those working the high seas, the new rules are causing problems.“The problem is that for fishermen it’s a black and white issue,” said Dr. Brian  Rothschild, former Dean of the UMass School for Marine Science and Technology.  “The regulations are grayer than fishermen need them to be.”  [email protected]

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