Crippling ‘reality’ arrives for New England fishermen

The few fishermen who still ply New England’s waters for  cod, haddock and other groundfish are bracing for a double dose of bad  news this week…..as  expected, slash already reduced catch limits by another 70 percent to 80  percent to protect fish populations that scientists now say are much  smaller than previously thought….”If the collective goal is to rebuild stocks … then if we  don’t start looking at the causes of the problem, we are not going to  find a solution.”…..”I don’t know why we should believe the science when three years ago they said the stocks were rebuilding,” Read more