Small-Boat Fishermen Vessels Facing Greater Challenges
March 8, 2013
Gloucester Times: At the back of the groundfishery’s pecking order is a small group of small-boat fishermen operating in the 3-mile-wide confines of state waters with state permits.
Don King is one of them.
A number of years ago, King, who was featured in the NBC News segment on the demise of the cod fishing way of life in Gloucester Wednesday night, built a boat for himself, named Scotia Girl, designed to allow him to gillnet for fin fish while also lobstering.
Follow New England Boating:
Don’t forget to sign up for our monthly newsletter!
Each month our emailed newsletter keeps you up to speed on the top news items, videos, destinations, reviews and fishing articles on New England Boating, so you won’t miss a beat. It’s convenient, it’s free, and you can opt out at any time!