Maine’s Groundfishing Fleet Awaits Word on Sandy Disaster Relief – Maine Public Broadcasting Network

When she took office in 2009, Jane Lubchenco vowed to get New England’s ailing groundfishery back on track. In an e-mail this week, announcing her intention to resign, the marine ecologist wrote she had succeeded in “…ending overfishing, rebuilding stocks and returning fisheries to profitability.” “It’s hard to really say that any one of those things, except for ending overfishing, has taken place,” says Bob Vanasse, who runs Saving Seafood, a Washington D.C.- Read More, AUDIO