Good News for Cortez? Sarasota Bay Fisheries go to Tallahassee

Manatee County Commissioners will take the booming and sustainable future of Florida’s west coast fisheries to Tallahassee. Among the legislative priority requests named at Tuesday’s meeting, which also includes the transit fleet facility, channel dredging and next generation radios, is protecting and replenishing Sarasota Bay fisheries. New methods of how to seed oysters and clams and harvest mullet roe are bringing promise to what at times has been a shaky future for the fishing village of Cortez. Read the rest here 08:52