Fishing

Morgan Hill restaurant fined over fish labeling – SFGate

Posted: Thursday, February 16, 2017

Caption Close Something fishy was going on at Odeum in Morgan Hill, Santa Clara County officials suspected. The upscale restaurant — a big fish in the Morgan Hill restaurant scene, helmed and owned by a chef with a Michelin star — was serving tilapia in place of the petrale sole listed on the menu for a period of more than a year, an investigation by the Santa Clara County district…

Fish report: Fluctuating temperatures impacting the bite – The Tennessean

Posted: Thursday, February 16, 2017

CLOSE x Embed x Share Some of the most unusual Catch-of-the-Week submissions from Tennessean readers. Wochit Best waters to fish in the Nashville area this week.(Photo: File) To report the most up-to-date information on fishing in the Midstate, The Tennessean has asked for contributions from several avid anglers. They will report on their latest trips as well as offer tips. To add a report, contact Mike Organ at 615-259-8021 or morgan@tennessean.com….

CL fishing report to return – Jackson Clarion Ledger

Posted: Wednesday, February 15, 2017

With the closure of deer season, it’s time to bring back the Barnett Reservoir fishing report.(Photo: Special to The Clarion-Ledger) With the 2016-17 deer season behind us, it’s time to focus more on fishing and The Clarion-Ledger Outdoors fishing report is scheduled to return next Thursday. Each week, you’ll receive the most up to date information on the Ross Barnett Reservoir. Bass, bream, catfish and crappie will be covered as well…

Alan Liere’s weekly fish and game report for Feb. 16 – The Spokesman-Review

Posted: Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Fly fishing The Spokane River is blown out below Latah Creek, but above there are still a few fishable slots. Overall, the river is running about 4,000 cfs more than a week ago. Silver Bow Fly Shop says streamer fishing is the best option now, especially with the trout spey. The North Fork Coeur d’Alene has dropped some and the lower section has potential for anglers using streamers or…

Huntington Beach fisherman hooks 7-foot shark; advisory issued – KABC-TV

Posted: Wednesday, February 15, 2017

A shark advisory was issued at Huntington Beach after a fisherman nearly caught a 7-foot shark off the pier. A fisherman was fishing off the pier around 11 a.m. Tuesday when he hooked the shark, thought to be a juvenile great white. As the fisherman was reeling it in, the line snapped and the shark swam off. Witnesses said the fisherman struggled for about 30 minutes to an hour to…

Drifting toward spring: Chicago fishing, Midwest Fishing Report … – Chicago Sun-Times

Posted: Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Spring signs come on for this sprawling raw-file Midwest Fishing Report; though ice fishing hangs on to the north. But I would not that spring weather is on the way and even to our north there are questions about ice. Gary Bloom, one of the premier fishermen on the Chicago lakefront, sent notes Saturday from opening day of sturgeon spearing on Lake Winnebago and the upriver lakes in Wisconsin. That…

New methods further discern extreme fluctuations in forage fish populations – Phys.Org

Posted: Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Anchovy, sardine, and hake scale deposition rate from AD 1000 − 1500 derived from a recent, age-calibrated sediment core from Santa Barbara Basin, California. Representative fish scales and the respective fishes are shown on the right. Credit: I.L. Hendy, University of Michigan; S. McClatchie, NOAA Fisheries; NMFS image library California sardine stocks famously crashed in John Steinbeck’s “Cannery Row.” New research, building on previous since the late 1960s, shows in…

Hawaii bill seeks more oversight of commercial fishing – ABC News – ABC News

Posted: Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Hawaii lawmakers advanced a bill Tuesday calling for more oversight of the commercial fishing industry after an Associated Press investigation found hundreds of foreign fishermen confined to boats and some living in subpar conditions. A legislative committee passed the bill that will require fishing boat owners who want a commercial license in Hawaii to provide state officials with a copy of employment contracts held with every fisherman on board before…

Fishing: Roger’s Remarks for Feb. 14 – Fresno Bee

Posted: Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Life lessons, yes, the kind of experiences that make you reevaluate your priorities and what’s really important in the end, never seem to come when you’re expecting them. For me it began one day with a striper fishing trip to San Luis with Byron Stickler, a local brown trout fanatic and fishing friend. We pulled into the Petro diner in Santa Nella at 0-dark-30, just after the restaurant opened. Our…

Crabber Lost With 6 Aboard May Rank As Alaska’s Deadliest Fishing Accident Since 2008 – KUCB

Posted: Wednesday, February 15, 2017

After nearly three days, the U.S. Coast Guard has called off the search for six fishermen missing since Saturday, when their crabbing vessel disappeared in the Bering Sea.   Coast Guard officials made the announcement Monday night, after search parties found no sign of the F/V Destination — apart from a floating tangle of debris that included the boat’s emergency beacon, several buoys, and a life ring. The 98-foot vessel…

How to Buy, Prepare, and Enjoy Raw Fish – Lifehacker

Posted: Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Image by ac_bnphotos via Getty. Raw fish preparations like sashimi, gravlax, and crudo may seem like something you should only trust the professionals with but, if you know your stuff, you can actually buy, prepare, and enjoy the raw stuff in the cozy comfort of your own home. What to Look for When Buying Fin Fish If you’ve looked into eating raw finned creatures before, you’ve probably seen or heard…

Fisherman in Milford lands cover of angler’s guide – Connecticut Post – CT Post

Posted: Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Caption Close A scene from Derek Angel’s nice day of fly-fishing at Silver Sands State Park will soon be seen by thousands of anglers across Connecticut. With Charles Island seen in the background, a photo show Angel smiling holding a bluefish he caught in Long Island Sound. It’s a photo that been selected as the winner for the cover of the 2017 Connecticut Angler’s Guide. Angel said he caught the…

Fish and Wildlife will allow hunters more ducks – Asbury Park Press

Posted: Tuesday, February 14, 2017

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Fisherman and landowners alleging harm from waste pits in lawsuit against owners of San Jacinto River superfund site – Houston Chronicle

Posted: Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Fisherman and landowners alleging harm from waste pits in lawsuit against owners of San Jacinto River superfund site By Lise Olsen, Houston Chronicle February 13, 2017 Updated: February 13, 2017 1:24pm

Emergency flooding at Oroville Dam halts fishing in Feather River – Sacramento Bee

Posted: Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Here are the best places to fish in the Sacramento region, Northern California and beyond for the week of Feb. 13, 2017. TOP PICKS LAKE AMADOR The concessionaires released 2400 pounds of Mt. Lassen Hatchery rainbows this past week into the muddy, chocolate milk waters of the lake. The reservoir is still full and spilling, and scent and vibration are keys to catching the planted rainbows. White Power Eggs, garlic…

90 Percent Of Fish We Use for Fishmeal Could Be Used To Feed Humans Instead – NPR

Posted: Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Anchoveta are processed at a fish meal factory in Lima, Peru in 2009. Peru and Chile have the world’s largest anchoveta fishery, making them the world’s largest producers of fish for fishmeal. Ernesto Benavides/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Ernesto Benavides/Getty Images Anchoveta are processed at a fish meal factory in Lima, Peru in 2009. Peru and Chile have the world’s largest anchoveta fishery, making them the world’s largest producers…

Debris found in search for Seattle-based boat consistent with sunken vessel, Coast Guard says – KIRO Seattle

Posted: Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Updated: Feb 12, 2017 – 10:58 AM Twtter JUNEAU, Alaska – The U.S. Coast Guard in Alaska is searching for a fishing boat with six people that has been missing in the Bering Sea for more than a day. The Coast Guard says the debris found in the search for Seattle-based crabbing boat is consistent with sunken vessel, but the search for the six people who were on board continues….

A few extra bucks for first class fishing is well worth it – Minneapolis Star Tribune

Posted: Monday, February 13, 2017

I spent some time this past weekend organizing photos from the past year and I was reminded of how much fun my kids and I had fishing throughout the state of Minnesota. We logged a lot of miles and even though we didn’t get out nearly as much as we’d hoped to, we had some high quality fishing on those outings. We fished on Upper Gull Lake near Brainerd and had…

Coast Guard searching for fishing boat off Alaska with 6 on board – CBS News

Posted: Monday, February 13, 2017

JUNEAU, Alaska – The U.S. Coast Guard in Alaska is searching for a fishing boat with six people on board missing in the Bering Sea. Ships and aircraft are looking for the 98-foot-long F/V Destination, according to a news release from the agency on Sunday afternoon. The boat is owned by a company based in Seattle, Petty Officer 3rd Class Lauren Steenson said. Brent Paine, executive director of the Seattle-based…

Julia Fish’s Sense of Passage – Hyperallergic

Posted: Monday, February 13, 2017

Julia Fish, “First plan for floor ( floret ) — section three and six” (1998), gouache on assembled, laser-printed paper, diptych, 23 1/4 x 16 1/2 inches; 23 3/4 x 17 3/4 inches (all images © Julia Fish and courtesy David Nolan Gallery) I don’t think it is quite right to say that Julia Fish is the Emily Dickinson of abstraction, but I don’t think it is completely wrong either….