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Koczera Calls For More Funding And Better Science To Aid Fishermen
A Mass. state lawmaker has some issues with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
Rep. Robert Koczera says with New Bedford being a major fishing port, NOAA should be reaching out to fishermen and institutions like the UMass Dartmouth School of Marine Science to get updated information…
Fishing Summit Reviews Science And Safety Issues
New Bedford Mayor Jon Mitchell was among those attending a summit meeting Monday in Boston on ways to sustain Massachusetts fisheries.
Step one says Mitchell is having the Federal Government improve its science. Mitchell says better science should lead to fairer regulations for fishermen...
NOAA Awards Fishery Research Grants
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is investing $10 million on fishery research projects around the country. 
 More than $5 million will be used to fund 21 projects in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic. 
Northeast Administrator John Bullard tells WBSM News, there were 120 …
SMAST Developing System To Research Groundfish Stocks
Scientists and grad students from the UMass School of Marine Science and Technology recently traveled aboard the fishing vessel "Justice" to the southern end of Georges Bank,  to check out a system they hope will give fishing regulators a true picture of groundf…