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Lobsters shifting north; ocean warming blamed

...Maine - a body of water that touches Canada, Maine, New Hampshire and the northern shore of Massachusetts - and in the Georges Bank fishing grounds farther out to sea has reached record highs, more than doubling to about 250 million adult lobsters...
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Fish stocks continue on the road to recovery

...1994 level for cod stocks in both the Gulf of Maine and Georges Bank. Because of these efforts, Gulf of Maine cod populations have tripled since 1994 and Georges Bank cod doubled over its low point in 2005. Yet, more...
Sea lions and fishermen are together in this one

...eventually be lost. This is precisely what occurred in 1994 with the collapse of the New England fishery and the closing of Georges Bank, once among the richest fishing grounds on Earth. At the root of Zilly's decision is the premise that the fate of...
Study: Overfishing easing in some areas

...Michael Fogarty of the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration noted a dramatic recovery of haddock on Georges Bank, off New England, as well as improvements in redfish, scallop and other fish. But still others, such as cod and...


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