Feds Seek to Increase Redfish Catch

Wikimedia/New England Aquarium

Boston.com: Federal fishing regulators have proposed a new way to help struggling fishermen target the plentiful Acadian redfish.

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration wants to allow fishermen to use nets with smaller mesh sizes to better catch the reddish-orange schooling fish.

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Acadian redfish catch, photo Wikimedia.

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