31 Dec '11, 9pm

Celebrating a Good Year for Marine Conservation | Care2 Causes

Celebrating a Good Year for Marine Conservation | Care2 Causes

NOTE: This is a guest post from Lee Crockett , Director of Federal Fisheries Policy at the Pew Environment Group. In October, I spent two days fishing off Montauk, N.Y. In fact, I was quite sore by the end of the second day after reeling in dozens of false albacore, bluefish and striped bass. The success of the trip was due in part to the skill of my guide, Captain John McMurray. But it also is a testament to the health of the three stocks we were targeting. More fish mean better opportunities for anglers, increased economic benefits to fishermen and coastal communities, and healthier marine ecosystems. Everyone wants more fish in our oceans—the challenge today is finding the right way to achieve that goal. A Year to Remember This was a historic year for United States ocean management. Thirty-five years after the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act (MS...

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