Tag Archives: Port Salerno Commercial Fishing Dock Authority

It’s time for the 7th Annual Port Salerno Seafood Festival

“There is a reason why the seafood is so delicious,” says Edward “Butch” Olsen, Jr., president of the Port Salerno Commercial Fishing Dock Authority. “We serve the freshest seafood and locally caught fish when possible. The majority of our seafood is prepared by the fishermen and their families. This is truly a family affair.” The event also features seafood from Port Salerno area restaurants. Read More

Start of releases from Lake Okeechobee cause for concern on Treasure Coast

On the Treasure Coast, scores of businesses are connected to the water. The marine industry contributes an estimated $600 million a year in Martin County alone, and a large portion of that comes from businesses that operate on — and in — the water. So when the water changes color from blue to brown, it affects the amount of green coming in. http://www.tcpalm.com/news/2012/sep/24/start-of-releases-from-lake-okeechobee-cause-for/