The Truth about Australian fisheries mis-management
- Clinton's executive order. Boyle, Robert H. // Outdoor Life;Oct95, Vol. 196 Issue 4, p10
Discusses President Clinton's executive order concerning recreational fisheries and the role of federal agencies in conserving, restoring and enhancing them. Move by federal agencies to improve the quantity and function of fisheries resources; Creation of a National Recreational Fisheries...
- The "Compo" con. // Ausmarine;Aug2012, Vol. 34 Issue 10, p8
In the article, the author discusses the developments in the Australian fishing industry. He cites the parasitic policy of the government for the sector, including closures, quotas, reserves and poor regulation, that led to the poor development of the industry. He informs about the move by a...
- Sierra Leone gets tough with foreign fishers. Synge, Richard // New Scientist;7/6/91, Vol. 131 Issue 1776, p18
Reports on efforts of the Sierra Leone government to protect its fisheries. Introduction of a tough licensing system for fishing fleets; Maritime Protection Services Sierra Leone's (MPSSL) management of the country's fisheries; Goal of the MPSSL to conserve Sierra Leone's stocks of fish;...
- New Alabama regs for kingfish, redfish. // Salt Water Sportsman;Oct94, Vol. 55 Issue 10, Southern Edition pD
Reports on the size limits implemented in Alabama for king mackerel and redfish.
- New Shark Laws Have Teeth. // Salt Water Sportsman;Sep99, Vol. 60 Issue 9, p70
Reports on the status of federal shark laws in the United States. Difference of the past regulation with the proposed regulation; Significance of the proposed federal restrictions.
- Return of the stripers. Horton, Tom // Audubon;Nov/Dec94, Vol. 96 Issue 6, p24
Reports on the announcement made by the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission (ASMFC) regarding the recovery and lifting of a ban on recreational and commercial fishing of the striped bass. Effect of water quality on fish populations; Overfished migratory species; Effect of monitoring to...
- The BC Wildlife Federation. // BC Outdoors Sport Fishing & Outdoor Adventure;Mar2009, Vol. 65 Issue 2, p48
The article discusses the work of the British Columbia Wildlife Federation (BCWF) in supporting sustainable and healthy fisheries. It presents a brief historical account of how BCWF spawned from the merger of various provincial geographic zones that started conservation work a hundred years ago....
- trout protected on tennessee river. Garth, Gary // Field & Stream;Oct2000, Vol. 105 Issue 6, p108
Reports on the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency's plan to close two sections of the South Holston tailwater to fishing from November 1, 2000, through January 31, 2001, to protect spawning trout.
- Protecting the Quota. Brownlee, John // Salt Water Sportsman;Oct2013, Vol. 74 Issue 9, p8
The author reflects on the government efforts to mitigate the extinction and stimulate the recovery of swordfish in the Atlantic Ocean.