Maryland assigning commercial fishermen catch shares – will have individual quotas of striped bass

State fisheries officials say they’re not trying to hurt watermen. “Whenever you have a major change like this … you have winners and losers,” said Tom O’Connell, state fisheries director. “It sorts itself out.” Read [email protected]  00:57

  • I guess the good folks in Maryland have not been to Gloucester lately.
    They’re going to rue the day.

  • Dandog

    Yup,they’re screwed! They can kiss that fishery good-bye,the state is gonna lock them into a number and within a few years they’ll cut that number to nothing