Commercial Fishing Vessel, photo/USCG/Dann Blackwood.

Commercial Fishing Vessel, photo/USCG/Dann Blackwood.

Gloucester, Massachusetts, will receive a $75,000 state grant aimed at helping the struggling Gloucester fishing industry, according to an article on

The grant will be used to develop a plan for sustaining the industry’s essential shore-side infrastructure. Officials worry that if fishing facilities along the shore disappear, it will be unlikely that they could ever return.

Read more about the grant to help Gloucester fishermen.


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