NOAA Report: Only Seven Percent of New England Groundfish Fishing Trips Monitored – Environmental Defense Fund

NOAA Report: Only Seven Percent of New England Groundfish Fishing Trips Monitored
Environmental Defense Fund
(BOSTON – September 27, 2018) A report released this week from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration acknowledges that the monitoring program for groundfish vessels in New England is failing to meet minimum coverage requirements.