California Wildlife Officials Cancel 2018 Abalone Fishing SeasonCalifornia wildlife officials have voted to cancel the 2018 abalone fishing season due to concerns about mass starvation among the mollusks along Sonoma and Mendocino coasts.
Wildlife Officials Urge Canceling Of Red Abalone Fishing SeasonCalifornia wildlife officials are recommending that the 2018 abalone fishing fishing season be canceled due to concerns about declining population.
Environmental Group Sues State Over Whale-Killing Crab Fishing GearAn environmental group sued the state of California on Tuesday for allegedly not doing enough to keep Dungeness crab fishery gear from killing protected whales.
Droughts Leave California Fishermen ReelingCommercial salmon fishermen are struggling after several bad years of drought and a Bay Area congressman wants to secure money for them from the feds.
San Francisco Anglers Warned Of PCBs, Mercury In Some Lake Merced FishConcerns about mercury and PCBs prompt warning for anglers who consume certain fish from the north lake of San Francisco's Lake Merced.
Google, Environmental Groups Partner To Track Illegal, Unregulated FishingTechnology developed in the Bay Area could lead to the end of illegal, unregulated and unreported fishing around the world.
Injured Man Rescued From Commercial Fishing Boat 600 Miles Off California CoastTwo helicopter crews, a combat shadow aircraft and a four-man pararescue team rescued a man from a fishing vessel 600 miles off California.
Striking Crab Fishermen Stay Tied Up At DocksDungeness crab could be harder to come by if hundreds of fishing boats remain tied up at docks from California to Washington state by a dispute between crabbers and seafood processors over the price of the sought-after crustaceans.
Early Tests Encouraging For Bay Area Crab LoversBay Area crab lovers may soon be celebrating with their favorite crustaceans once again.
Water Getting Too Warm For Lobsters On New England's Southern EndLobster lovers might want to be concerned about climate change.
Further Ban On Shark Fin Fishing Being ConsideredMore restrictions on shark fins could be coming down the pipeline.
Lawsuit Over Otter-Free Zone In SoCal Fishing Grounds RevivedA federal appeals court has revived a lawsuit by commercial fishermen that challenges the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s decision to do away with an otter-free zone in Southern California coastal waters.