Fishing

Fish And Chips To Rise In Price – Britain And Iceland Have Fought Wars Over This You Know – Forbes

Posted: Monday, February 13, 2017

We have the distressing news that the archetypal British dish of old, fish and chips, is to rise in price as the result of a fishermen’s strike in Iceland. At which point we can and should note that Britain and Iceland have had a number of wars (well, “wars” is a better description) over this very issue. The end result of all of it being that we can now prove…

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….

Coast Guard continues search for fishing vessel with six on-board – KTUU.com

Posted: Sunday, February 12, 2017

JUNEAU, Alaska (KTUU) – UPDATE, 12:00 p.m: The fishing vessel Destination remains missing today. The U.S. Coast Guard said additional crews were adding in the search Sunday. “Coastguard Cutter Morgenthau arrived on scene this morning around 10 a.m. and they also have an aviation crew with MH-65 Dolphin helicopter that is able to asset with search patterns as well,” said Public Affairs Specialist Lauren Steenson. Steenson says…

Julia Fish’s Sense of Passage – Hyperallergic

Posted: Sunday, February 12, 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….

Coulson: You can gain a lot from fishing expos, organizations – The Coloradoan

Posted: Sunday, February 12, 2017

Buy Photo Dave Coulson(Photo: Coloradoan library)Buy Photo Fishing, for the most part, is an individual sport. There are exceptions where people work as a team to catch fish, but generally, it doesn’t matter how many are fishing together, each is catching their own fish. Still there are many reasons that anglers fish together. Company, bragging rights, knowledg and sharing are but a few of the reasons to partner up. Often…

Coast Guard searches for missing fishing vessel – Fox News

Posted: Sunday, February 12, 2017

JUNEAU, Alaska –  The U.S. Coast Guard in Alaska planned to search through the night for a 98-foot fishing boat with six people aboard missing in the Bering Sea, where 30-mph winds whipped up five- to eight-foot seas. A Coast Guard news release said an electronic locating device was recovered Saturday in “a debris field containing buoys, a life ring from fishing vessel Destination and an oil sheen.” Chief…

Julia Fish’s Sense of Passage – Hyperallergic

Posted: Sunday, February 12, 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….

Jensen: Various fish through the ice – Mason City Globe Gazette

Posted: Sunday, February 12, 2017

This walleye took a liking to John Peterson’s Buck-Shot Rattle Spoon. To see all the newest episodes of the Fishing the Midwest television series, new fishing related tips, and fishing articles from the past, go to fishingthemidwest.com

Price of fish and chips could go up amid trawler dispute – The Independent

Posted: Saturday, February 11, 2017

The price of fish and chips could rise in the coming weeks as a strike by Icelandic fishermen threatens the UK’s supply of fresh cod and haddock. The dispute, which centres on Icelandic trawlermen wanting a larger share of the value of their catch, is now hitting the UK fishing industry, with Grimsby hit particularly hard by reduced stock levels. Grimsby fish market, Britain’s biggest importer of fresh Icelandic fish,…

French manicures, Bud Light and fly fishing: How Trump staffers are … – Washington Post

Posted: Thursday, February 09, 2017

In the three weeks since the Trump administration moved into town, business at Bullfeathers, a Capitol Hill watering hole popular among Republican staffers, has climbed 55 percent. Old Ebbitt Grill, across from the White House, has reported an uptick in sales of fireball whiskey shots. And at Luigi Parasmo Salon and Spa in Georgetown, a steady stream of recently relocated New Yorkers has been calling to schedule weekly blowouts and…

In Studying Sick Fish, Scientists Trace History Of Fevers – NPR

Posted: Thursday, February 09, 2017

If they’re able to swim to hot water, carp will survive infection with a type of herpes virus. Jean-Louis Wertz/University of Liege hide caption toggle caption Jean-Louis Wertz/University of Liege If they’re able to swim to hot water, carp will survive infection with a type of herpes virus. Jean-Louis Wertz/University of Liege Each year, fish farms produce a massive amount of carp — so much that if you put all…

Legislature considers bill to simplify fishing rules – Bangor Daily News

Posted: Thursday, February 09, 2017

My proposal to establish a commission to simplify Maine’s complicated fishing rules is scheduled for a public hearing by the legislature’s Inland Fisheries and Wildlife Committee on Tuesday, February 14, at 1 pm in Room 206 of the Cross Building next to the Capitol. LD 187, sponsored by Representative Michelle Dunphy of Old Town, would organize a 10-member Commission to recommend changes that will simplify the laws and rules governing…

The firefly among fish – EurekAlert (press release)

Posted: Thursday, February 09, 2017

IMAGE: The flashlight fish is one of the few marine animals that can be kept in an aquarium. Stefan Herlitze (left) and Jens Hellinger study its luminescence. view more Credit: RUB, Marquard The researchers thus identified the purposes of bioluminescence in this fish species. The same question still remains open for many other glowing marine creatures. The researchers published their report in the current Plos One edition. Light organs rotate…

Anglers bringing in bluefin tuna, drum, bluefish in saltwater areas – News & Observer

Posted: Thursday, February 09, 2017

Saltwater Oregon Inlet The few boats that have gone out have been catching a good amount of bluefin tuna. Other fishing is slow across the area. Contact: Oregon Inlet Fishing Center 252-441-6301, www.oregon-inlet.com. Buxton/Hatteras Anglers continue to report steady black and puppy drum bites all along the shore. The drum are accompanied by a few lingering sea mullet and a few early bluefish. Contact: Red Drum Tackle 252-995-5414, www.hatteras-island.com; offshore…

Warning for seafood lovers: Beware of toxic fish – Fox 4

Posted: Thursday, February 09, 2017

ESTERO, FL – When you think of what can hurt you in the ocean, chances are sharks come to mind.  But a more likely threat to your health is something that you can’t see: tiny toxins found on algae called ciguatoxins. Researchers are Florida Gulf Coast University in Estero have been taking a close look at ciguatoxins, which can make you sick, and in rare cases be deadly. FGCU Marine…