NH Fishing Fleet Shrinks Further

NH Fishing Fleet Shrinks Further
Photo illustration/New England Boating.

Salem News: When settlers initially made their homes on New Hampshire shores hundreds of years ago, fishing along with farming became the first industries that sustained the coastal communities.

Today, that once-healthy fishing industry could soon become a thing of the past. Future generations may have to learn of those who went down to the sea in ships from history books, for the last round of federal regulations may leave the Granite State’s small-boat, inshore fishing fleet forever beached.

Read more about New Hampshire’s shrinking commercial fishing fleet.