UPDATED: Panel recommends reopening New England shrimp fishery – New England shrimp fishing closed for at least 1 more year

An advisory group is recommending regulators reopen New England’s long-shuttered shrimp fishery next year. An arm of the regulatory Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission will decide on Wednesday in Portland if there will be a fishery this coming season. The advisory board’s recommendation clashes with an opinion from the commission’s technical committee, which wants to keep the fishery closed. click here to read the story 14:15

New England shrimp fishing closed for at least 1 more yearclick here to read the story 17:15