New England Boating & Fishing News


  • Right Whales in Cape Cod Bay, Speed Zone Established

    A voluntary vessel speed restriction zone (Dynamic Management Area) has been established by NOAA around Cape Cod Bay to protect an aggregati...

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  • 76 U.S. Whale Entanglements Reported in 2017

    NOAA Fisheries recently issued a report stating that there were 76 confirmed whale entanglements nationwide in 2017. “Although the ove...

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  • Maine Fishermen Catch Unexploded Round

    A fishing crew out of Harpswell, Maine, recently discovered a piece of unexploded military ordinance in its gear. The device, labeled “liv...

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  • Maine Marine Patrol Gets New Vessel for Stonington Patrol

    The Maine Marine Patrol has launched a new boat in Stonington to support its work patrolling Maine’s most lucrative fishing port. The new ...

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  • Beloved Block Island Boater’s Restaurant Sold

    Block Island Times: A Limited Liability Corporation based out of Warwick, Rhode Island, has purchased a group of Block Island properties, in...

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  • Hunter, Rescuers Rescued on Parker River, MA

    A 44-year-old deer hunter was resued on Nov. 29 after his canoe capsized on the Parker River in Georgetown, MA, at around 6:30 a.m. After ca...

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