Forage Fish in the News

Because they affect Seabird populations, here are some stories of Forage Fish in the News that our followers may be interested in.

Forage Fish News

Long-awaited Fisheries Bills Move Forward as Rough Year for Seabirds Comes to a Close - from, November, 2021

The PNW is a leader on forage fish management — but it needs better data - from, May, 2021

New Atlantic herring protections set to take effect Wednesday - from News Center Maine, February, 2021 - also reposted by, February, 2021

New fishing protections spell win for Maine's puffin population - from, January 2021

Audubon Applauds New Protections for a New England Fish That Seabirds Rely On - from, January 2021

Big business of catching tiny fish won't be restricted in coastal waters, Louisiana leaders decide - from, November 2020

Young whales looking to dine flock to waters off New York City - from Portland Press Herald, October 2020

A Big Day for the Little Fish that Seabirds Rely On - from, August 2020

Fish Are on the Legislative Menu at a Recent Congressional Hearing - from, January 2020

Warming waters: Seafood stocks under threat in Maine - from Al Jazeera English (YouTube), December 2019

Climate change has pushed Long Island Sound and its birds to ‘the edge of major, hard-to-predict changes,’ report says - from Hartford Courant, December 2019

Oceana Sues Feds For Failure to Prevent Overfishing of Ocean's Tiny Fish - from, July 2019

Commentary: Protecting coastal ecology not just for the birds - from, June 2019

How People Saved the Seabirds of the California Current - from, June 2019

The Rise of Plastic Pollutions Threatens Seabird Species and Marine Life - from The Science Times, June 2019

Rare seabird colony on Chesil Beach growing after years of decline - from DorsetECHO, June 2019

River Herring May Be Added to Endangered Species List - from EcoRI News, June 2019

How to fish without disrupting the food web - from The Hill, June 2019

Audubon intervenes to protect ocean monument for puffins - from The Associated Press, June 2019

New Catch Limits Issued for Northern Anchovy Still Violate the Law - from, June 2019

Cut in herring quota could drive up price of lobster - from The Westerly Sun, May 2019

These Tiny, Bottom-Dwelling Fish May Be The Reason That Coral Reefs Are Flush With Life - from Forbes Magazine, May 2019

Penguins and their chicks' responses to local fish numbers informs marine conservation - from EurekAlert! (from the American Association for the Advancement of Science - AAAS), May 2019

Local forage fish abundance influences foraging effort and offspring condition in an endangered marine predator - from British Ecological Society, May 2019

Why Forage Fish Conservation Matters - from JSTOR Daily, May 2019

Vanishing Bering Sea ice threatens one of the richest U.S. seafood sources - from Science Magazine (from the American Association for the Advancement of Science - AAAS), May 2019

Bill to conserve forage fish will boost gamefish too - from Waterline (Sun Newspapers), May 2019

Forage fish bill stands to make a huge difference for marine birds - from California Audubon, May 2019

What can we do about the seabird extinction crisis? - from Connecticut Audubon, May 2019

Audubon Great Lakes Praises Introduction of Bipartisan Fisheries Bill to Help Great Lakes Birds - from Great Lakes Audubon, May 2019

In self-interest, we must protect our coasts - from The Day, May 2019

Opinion: To save Great Lakes birds, we must help forage fisheries - from Detroit News, April 2019

Releases – April 25, 2019 - from Fisherman's Post, April 2019

Forage Fish Conservation Act Would Help Protect Ocean Food Webs - from ODU Magazine, April 2019

Lawmakers Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Strengthen the Marine Food Web - from Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership, April 2019

Forage Fish, Vital to Ecosystem and Economy, Would Gain Protections Under House Bill - from PEW Charitable Trusts, April 2019

From The Head: The Forage Fish Act - from Inventive Fishing YouTube, April 2019

Conserving tiny forage fish, the heroes of our shared ocean ecosystem - from The Hill, April 2019

Legislation to Benefit Sport Fish Populations and Other Marine Life Introduced - from Congressional Sportsmen's Foundation, April 2019

From Sand Lance to Sandeel – a Special Relationship - from The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB), April 2019

Yellowtail Snapper 101 - from The Online Fisherman, April 2019

Audubon Backs New Bill to Bolster Small Fish That Struggling Seabirds Need to Survive - from Pet News and Videos, April 2019

Looking Out for the Little Fish - from Crappie Now! Digital Magazine, April 2019

Fish Talk in the News – Friday, April 12/a> - from, April 2019

Forage Fish Conservation Act Would Help Protect Ocean Food Webs - from National Wildlife Federation, April 2019

Green Bay Audubon chapter takes part in National Audubon D.C. Fly-In - from University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, April 2019

Dingell, Mast Introduce Forage Fish Conservation Act to Protect Marine Ecosystem and Fishing Economy - from U.S. Congresswoman Debbie Dingell, April 2019

Bill to conserve forage fish would promote healthy sportfish populations - from Trade Only Today, April 2019

Brian Mast Champions the Forage Fish Conservation Act - from Florida Daily, April 2019

Mast, Dingell Introduce Forage Fish Conservation Act to Protect Marine Ecosystem and Fishing Economy - from U.S. Congressman Brian Mast, April 2019

How a New Bill Could Help Restore Our Oceans and Lift Seabird Populations - from National Audubon, April 2019

National Forage Fish Act to Debut in House - from Florida Sportsman, April 2019

Warmer Seas Will Limit Food Supply From Fisheries - from Futurity, March 2019

If you love seabirds, you shoudln care about forage fish: a call to action - from Bucks County Audubon Society Blog (Barbara Beck, author), and also reprinted in the Bucks County Herald, March 2019

Islands Trust to write letter to minister opposing herring roe fishery  - from My Powell River Now, March 2019

Rising ocean temperatures decrease sustainable fishing, Rutgers study finds - from The Daily Targum, March 2019

Summer flounder: Big quota bump doesn't mean more fish for anglers - from USA Today (APP), March 2019

Scientists see improving ocean conditions off West Coast, but ‘we are not quite out of the woods yet’ - Seattle Times, March 2019

Cooke another step closer to getting MSC label for Atlantic menhaden - Undercurrent News, March 2019

EDF Launches Smart Boat Initiative to Help Recover Global Fisheries - Environmental Defense Fund,  March 2019

Fishery managers eye federal fishery law reauthorization  - The Brunswick News, March 2019

Fatty Acid Dynamics In The Fish Gulf Menhaden - Science Trends, March 2019

Climate Change Could Cost Fisheries Billions - Climate Wire, March 2019

The World is Losing Fish to Eat as Oceans Warm, Study Finds - from The New York Times, February 2019

Climate Change Shrinking Global Fisheries - from Courthouse News Service, February 2019

Maine’s lobster industry braces for ‘catastrophic’ cuts to bait fish catch - from Bangor Daily News, February 2019

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