States Aim to Improve Fishing Data Collection

States Aim to Improve Fishing Data Collection
Commerical scalloper, photo courtesy the Coonamessett Farm Foundation.

SouthCoastToday.com: Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Maine are among the East Coast states soon to receive grants for fisheries data collection improvements.

Data on commercial fishing is almost always described as inadequate for making sound decisions about quota and regulations.

Read more about grants awarded to improve fishing data collection.