2017 NOAA Chesapeake Bay Fisheries Science Program Grants

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The NOAA Chesapeake Bay Office recently announced the grantees that will receive FY17 funding through the NCBO Fisheries Research Program. Having heard from the management and scientific community that more knowledge is needed regarding the Chesapeake Bay’s forage base, the … Continued

Diamond Jim Or Imposter? Striped Bass Catch Could Be Worth $25,000

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Mike Lyons of Denton, MD will find out if his recent striped bass catch is worth $500 or $25,000 at the 2009 Maryland Fishing Challenge Finale on September 19, 2009. Lyons caught the fifth tagged striped bass in the Fishing … Continued

Governor O’Malley Signs Legislation to Deter Poaching and Toughen Penalties for Violating Fishing Laws

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Governor Martin O’Malley has signed three new bills into law which will impose more serious penalties for fishing law violations in Maryland. “This legislation, like so many other efforts we are working on in Maryland, reflects our steadfast resolve to … Continued