Omega Protein Disappointed by ASMFC Vote on Menhaden Fishery Non-Compliance

Omega Protein is disappointed in today’s vote by the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission (ASMFC) Menhaden Management Board to request Virginia’s menhaden fishery be found out of compliance for exceeding a cap on harvest in the Chesapeake Bay. “In the last decade, we have made a concerted effort to fish outside the Bay whenever weather conditions and the location of the fish have made that possible,” said Monty Deihl,>click to read<  18:34

Regulators say Virginia firm caught more menhaden in Bay than allowed. Feds will decide what happens.>click to read<  19:33

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