GLOUCESTER DAILY TIMES: Protecting the striped bass

April 23, 2015 -- The news is not quite so good for the striped bass.

Once touted as one of the great conservation success stories of the 1990s, the popular game fish has seen a precipitous drop in numbers in recent years, prompting the state Department of Marine Fisheries to tighten restrictions on recreational anglers.


New Bedford's Mayor Mitchell Backs Science-Based Industry-Supported Habitat Measures

Apr 23, 2015

Mayor Mitchell urged the Council to adopt Alternative 7 for Georges Bank and Alternative 5 for the Great South Channel.