Posts Tagged ‘fishing’

Warren packs a town hall meeting, sits with Markey, Keating over fishing

NEW BEDFORD – U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., came to the city Saturday to hear the concerns of fishermen who wanted a faster resolution to the Carlos Rafael problems that have closed two fishing sectors, maybe throwing fishermen permanently out of their jobs. These cases of licensing and ownership, and repayment of overfishing, “need to be […]

Letter: Any disruption to fishing industry from offshore wind…

The region's fishing community has every right to be concerned that new offshore wind farms could affect their industry . In the near term, restrictions will be necessary in the area of construction. View full post on Wind Power News

Offshore wind and fishing industries must ‘coexist to survive’

That’s the common refrain of city and state politicians alike as they try to convince industry leaders and the public that New Bedford should be America’s offshore wind hub. View full post on Wind Power News