Herring Fishermen Looking at Another Cutback in Quota

January 31, 2020 Associated Press

Federal fishing managers are looking for feedback on a plan to further reduce the East Coast limit for herring fishing.

Science Means Lower Herring Harvests in the Gulf of Georgia

The Herring Conservation and Research Society issued this statement in response to new science from Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) showing a decline of one-third in the Strait of Georgia herring biomass.

New Protections Proposed to Help Falling Herring Population

February 8, 2019 Associated Press

Interstate fishing managers are proposing options to try to better protect the Gulf of Maine’s population of herring, which is a valuable fish that has declined in recent years.