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Celebrate National Seafood Month with a Few of Our Favorite Recipes

10/28/2020 by US Harbors

What better way to celebrate this National Seafood Month (October) than by cooking a few of our favorite simple, healthy and delicious seafood recipes at home? Whether it’s Scallop, Shrimp or Halibut season we have something for everyone! Sautéed Scallops With Crushed Peppercorns Image Courtesy of Sweet, meaty sea… SEE MORE

Maine Dept of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife

Fishing 101: Special Fishing Laws in Maine

10/28/2020 by US Harbors

Please review this section to determine if the body of water you wish to fish has any special regulations that differ from the General Fishing Laws Seasons and Bag Limits or the General Fishing Laws. Note: If the body of water is not listed, then the General Fishing Seasons and Bag Limits and General Fishing Laws apply. Keep… SEE MORE

Seafood 101: Support Your Immune Health by Eating a Variety of Seafood

10/28/2020 by US Harbors

Now, more than ever, people are looking for ways to “boost” or support their immune system. Seafood, both fish and shellfish, provides essential nutrients to the body that keep the immune health functioning properly. An important step in staying healthy is eating a balanced diet of fruits, vegetables, whole grains,… SEE MORE

Unsold Oysters go to New Jersey Restoration Reefs

10/23/2020 by US Harbors

By Kirk Moore. For months COVID-19 restrictions have shut down restaurants in New Jersey and stalled the promising rebirth of the state’s oyster industry. That left a lot of now-oversized oysters in Delaware and Barnegat bays. A new project led by Rutgers University and New Jersey Sea Grant is buying… SEE MORE

Right Whale Festival 2019

NOAA Request of Information for Aquaculture Opportunity Areas

10/23/2020 by US Harbors

NOAA is seeking public input on creation of Aquaculture Opportunity Areas in federal waters of the Gulf of Mexico and waters off of southern California via a 60-day public comment period which will be open through December 22, 2020. The public and NOAA stakeholders are encouraged to provide comments for… SEE MORE


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Upcoming Fishing Events Filter

ALFA Fall Virtual Fishermen's EXPO

Sitka, AK November 11 - November 12

Join us for a fun and informative virtual event! FREE workshops and trainings for New and Experienced fishermen. We will have a wide variety of presenters who will be joining us virtually to discuss and share their knowledge on a range of topics important to YOU. A preview of some… SEE MORE

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