At The Crossroads

On the long road to change, we encounter twists and turns, roadblocks and detours. Right now, on the way to changing the way we allocate Atlantic menhaden among fishermen and other predators in the ocean (e.g., striped bass), we are at a crossroads.

For well over a decade, the ASMFC’s Menhaden Management Board has been stalled at the intersection of “the most important fish in the sea” and the largest commercial fishery on the east coast, unsure of where to go or how to get there.


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