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  • Fish Passage Research Helps Fish Get to Spawning Grounds
  • The Blackstone River in Rhode Island is where one of the Nation’s first fish passages was built back in 1714 to help fish navigate past manmade obstructions so they could complete their instinctual migration cycles. The Blackstone River in Rhode Island ...
  • Environmental News Network
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  • 6/7/2018 12:37:00 PM
  • Apprenticeship teaches the ins and outs of fishing
  • A collaboration between Commercial Fisheries Center of Rhode Island (CFCRI) and the University of Rhode Island, the program is funded fully through Real Jobs Rhode Island. “There’s a desperate need for new crew members,” explained Fred Mattera ...
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  • 6/2/2018 2:32:00 PM
  • Fishing Report: Licensing regulations reviewed
  • The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management reviewed proposed commercial, party and charter boat licensing regulation changes at a workshop held at the University of Rhode Island last week. Items on the agenda included commercial fishing ...
  • MSN
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  • 6/1/2018 3:09:00 PM
  • Fishing industry says it is threatened by offshore power development
  • Officials in Massachusetts and Rhode Island are rejoicing about the surge in offshore power developments. But one group of workers is not happy about the development. “Offshore wind threatens the future of commercial fishing on the east coast of America ..
  • WJAR
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  • 6/1/2018 9:59:00 AM
  • FishOn: Wives group wins $12K to promote local fleet's catch
  • And they're willing to make it worth their while. The program, organized by the Commercial Fisheries Research Foundation and the University of Rhode Island, involved tagging lobsters with special green tags. As an incentive for lobstermen who find any of .
  • Gloucester Daily Times
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  • 5/29/2018 6:46:00 PM
  • Wives group wins $12K to promote local fleet's catch
  • And they're willing to make it worth their while. The program, organized by the Commercial Fisheries Research Foundation and the University of Rhode Island, involved tagging lobsters with special green tags. As an incentive for lobstermen who find any of .
  • Gloucester Daily Times
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  • 5/27/2018 10:13:00 PM
  • State closes several shellfishing areas
  • PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - Rhode Island environmental officials have closed some shellfishing areas around the state. The Department of Environmental Management announced Friday that about 46 acres of Bluff Hill Cove between Great Island and the Narragansett
  • The Washington Times
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  • 5/26/2018 8:48:00 AM
  • USGS Fish Passage Research Helps Fish Get to Spawning Grounds
  • The Blackstone River in Rhode Island is where one of the Nation’s first fish passages was built back in 1714 to help fish navigate past manmade obstructions so they could complete their instinctual migration cycles. More than 300 years later and not far ..
  • USGS
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  • 5/25/2018 7:21:00 PM
  • Free Fishing Days planned for this weekend
  • The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) announces that Saturday, May 5, and Sunday, May 6, are Free Fishing Days in Rhode Island. Rhode Islanders and visitors alike can fish in the state's freshwaters on both days for all species of .
  • Cranston Online
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  • 5/7/2018 10:45:00 AM
  • New Regs for Summer Flounder, Scup and Black Sea Bass in N.E.
  • Rhode Island, Connecticut and New York. Further, the Board initiated new management action for the 2019 black sea bass recreational fishery and tasked the Plan Development Team to develop a white paper to consider the impacts of changes in black sea bass .
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 5/7/2018 5:56:00 AM
  • NO FLUKE: When the water’s cold, the fish stay home
  • The frequency of stocking that has taken place and size of fish being stocked by the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management has been outstanding. The best ever.” Some say the largemouth bass bite has slowed a bit due to the cold weather.
  • The Sun Chronicle
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  • 5/5/2018 2:21:00 AM
  • Fishing Derby casts a great time
  • Once the older kids ages 8 to 12 collected their gear, the younger set featuring upstart anglers ages 4 to 7 took over and wound up with all kinds of trout and small fish that the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management stocked in the park’s ..
  • Johnston Sun Rise
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  • 5/4/2018 5:02:00 PM
  • Free Fishing Days planned for this weekend
  • The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) announces that Saturday, May 5, and Sunday, May 6, are Free Fishing Days in Rhode Island. Rhode Islanders and visitors alike can fish in the state's freshwaters on both days for all species of .
  • Johnston Sun Rise
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  • 5/3/2018 5:39:00 PM
  • NO FLUKE: Try tautog fishing while waiting for the big bass
  • Snug Harbor Marina is at 410 Gooseberry Road, South Kingstown. Freshwater fishing for trout is still very good at stocked ponds in Rhode Island and Massachusetts. K. “Onley Pond at Lincoln Woods has trout in the two to three pounds range with an ...
  • The Sun Chronicle
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  • 4/28/2018 2:56:00 AM
  • Fishing Derby plans to reel in the fun
  • First off, the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management Agency (DEM) will again stock the pond located inside Johnston War Memorial Park with fish – mostly trout – for the event. Likewise, officials from Save the Lakes, an important non ...
  • Johnston Sun Rise
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  • 4/26/2018 5:28:00 PM
  • Try tautog fishing while waiting for the big bass
  • Sue AnderBois, Rhode Island’s Director of Food Strategy said, “In the Ocean State, our fisheries are part of our identity – and we are so lucky to have access to diverse and high-quality seafood…This class – and efforts like it – help connect ...
  • Johnston Sun Rise
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  • 4/26/2018 4:27:00 PM
  • Fish Wrap: Two tales of survival of the fishes
  • Rhode Island prohibits harvesting them now but commercial vessels still catch them by the metric ton as bycatch in the sea herring fishery. "Thousands of river herring, shad and eel are now returning to the Pawcatuck and serve as key forage species to ...
  • ricentral
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  • 4/21/2018 6:41:00 PM
  • Spring is on the way as is World Fish Migration Day
  • Historically, Rhode Island has done a sum zero job of celebrating this important day so if you have a moment, please read through their mission at worldfishmigrationday.com and maybe even visit a neighboring state to celebrate another wonderful rite of Spr
  • ricentral
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  • 3/17/2018 3:18:00 PM
  • NO FLUKE: A lot more than fishing gear at the Fishing Show
  • The New England Saltwater Fishing Show held at the Rhode Island Convention Center last weekend was a big success. The three-day show had a vibe that I have not felt in recent years. Show attendance was great as usual, but last weekend sales were brisk ...
  • The Sun Chronicle
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  • 3/17/2018 2:47:00 AM
  • Identify Fish on Sonar
  • Pitasi fishes with the Raymarine CP470 CHIRP sounder with an Airmar B175H transducer aboard his 205 Triton 26-foot center console, targeting striped bass and bluefish along the rips and reefs off Rhode Island. “Most of the time, we’re ­after striped ...
  • Salt Water Sportsman
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  • 3/14/2018 1:39:00 PM
  • After 250 Years of Dams, Rhode Island River Restored for Migratory Fish
  • The last time fish could migrate unimpeded on Rhode Island’s Pawcatuck River, the United States was not yet a nation. George Washington was a surveyor, not a general or a president. That’s about to change, as American shad, river herring, sea-run brook ...
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  • 3/13/2018 1:33:00 PM
  • Event of the Week: 2018 RI Saltwater Fishing Show
  • The largest saltwater-focused fishing show in the Northeast will take place this weekend (MARCH 9-11) at the Rhode Island Convention Center in Providence, RI. The show features the latest rods, reels, lures, boats, motors, apparel, magazines ...
  • New England Boating & Fishing
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  • 3/8/2018 7:56:00 AM
  • RI launches online system for fishing, hunting licenses
  • Rhode Island hunters and fishers can procure their licenses online. It will let the state Department of Environmental Management review data quickly, according to spokesman Michael Healey. “It’s going to make it a lot leaner, a leaner process to have ...
  • WJAR
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  • 3/2/2018 4:48:00 AM
  • Some of the World’s Biggest Lakes Are Drying Up. Here’s Why.
  • It’s going to be hard to recover.” Water that once spread across an expanse about the size of Rhode Island was gone. A pair of black rubber boots lay discarded near the boat. A fish skull bleached brilliant white flashed under the blinding sun.
  • Inter Press Service
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  • 3/1/2018 8:19:00 PM
  • Some of the world's largest lakes are drying up
  • It’s going to be hard to recover.” Water that once spread across an expanse about the size of Rhode Island was gone. A pair of black rubber boots lay discarded near the boat. A fish skull bleached brilliant white flashed under the blinding sun.
  • therussophile.org
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  • 2/27/2018 6:14:00 PM
  • Big Lake Fishing with Massive Changes in Fishing Conditions
  • The fish know this and will continue to bite while you are Big Lake Fishing. I had the pleasure of fishing with Joel and Cameron traveling from Rhode Island. They were not worried about the changes in conditions because they were confident we would put ...
  • Bass Fishing Guides
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  • 2/26/2018 12:30:00 AM
  • RI Kayak Bassin’ gets approval for first kayak fishing tourney
  • Rhode Island Kayak Bassin’ has received permission from RIDEM to hold their first kayak fishing tournament trail around the state. This is a new Facebook group administered by R.J. Alves and Matt Tetrault, two excellent fishermen who have worked hard to ..
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  • 2/25/2018 6:16:00 PM
  • Applications for new fishing licenses due Feb. 28
  • The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) is accepting applications for new and renewed commercial fishing licenses through Wednesday, February 28. A limited number of new commercial fishing licenses will be made available this year ...
  • Johnston Sun Rise
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  • 2/24/2018 5:51:00 PM
  • Applications for new fishing licenses due Feb. 28
  • The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) is accepting applications for new and renewed commercial fishing licenses through Wednesday, February 28. A limited number of new commercial fishing licenses will be made available this year ...
  • Cranston Online
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  • 2/22/2018 7:21:00 PM
  • Why some fish leave their embryos in a really hot spot
  • In addition to Fisher, the research team includes investigators from the Charles Darwin Research Station in Ecuador and the National Geographic Society; Harvard University and the University of Rhode Island; the Moss Landing Marine Laboratories ...
  • Scribd
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  • 2/13/2018 4:38:00 AM
  • The Fishing Report: Bass biting just fine for Lipanovich
  • Wish List … from Field and Stream? I have been a keen reader of F&S ever since my Uncle Joe passed on his well-thumbed copies to me back in Rhode Island when I was 10. Their February/March 2018 issue tells us of some neat new fishing gear that they liked .
  • Napa Valley Register
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  • 2/2/2018 1:45:00 AM
  • Big Brother on America’s fishing boats
  • Last fall, I visited the Williams family, which owns two fishing vessels based in Point Judith, Rhode Island, and Stonington, Connecticut, to see the crushing impact of this ever-intrusive bureaucracy for myself. Patriarch and small-business owner Tom ...
  • World Tribune
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  • 1/21/2018 8:43:00 PM
  • Rhode Island is stocking ponds with trout for winter fishing
  • State environmental officials say they will be stocking ponds with trout for the winter fishing season. The Department of Environmental Management says it's adding about 4,200 brook and rainbow trout to ponds across the state. The hatchery-raised trout ...
  • Chicago Tribune
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  • 1/20/2018 6:55:00 PM
  • MICHELLE MALKIN: Big brother on America’s fishing boats
  • Last fall, I visited the Williams family, which owns two fishing vessels based in Point Judith, Rhode Island, and Stonington, Connecticut, to see the crushing impact of this ever-intrusive bureaucracy for myself. Patriarch and small-business owner Tom ...
  • News-Sentinel
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  • 1/20/2018 1:37:00 PM
  • A look back at the tallest fishing tales of 2017, part II
  • Five years ago this was supposed to be a straightforward “where-to-find-the-fish” report but clearly, we took off running in all directions and since all politics are local, we brought Washington to Rhode Island on several occasions. “I don’t like ...
  • Ricentral.com
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  • 1/15/2018 6:33:00 AM
  • Truck spills 45K pounds of raw fish on I-95
  • STONINGTON, Conn. — A tractor trailer carrying 45,000 pounds of raw fish has overturned along the Connecticut and Rhode Island border, catching drivers in heavy traffic during their morning commute. Police say the driver lost control of the truck around ..
  • New York Post
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  • 1/13/2018 6:53:00 AM
  • NEW! Salt Water Al’s Goldfish (1 1/4 oz) Bunker
  • Work it up high or if you need to split the water column pause and let it sink and you can get deep. That lure is a blast to fish.” Todd Corayer, also known through his www.fishwrapwriter.com blog tested the spoons in the Rhode Island salt ponds.
  • odumagazine.com
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  • 1/13/2018 4:37:00 AM
  • MONTI: Fishing was a mixed bag last year
  • This way, I know I am always just off the bottom.” The Island Current III out of Snug Harbor, Rhode Island had a private party fishing trip Wednesday which yielded a nice score of market cod. “The weather has been down right miserable,” Capt.
  • The Sun Chronicle
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  • 1/13/2018 4:18:00 AM
  • NO FLUKE: Let the ice fishing and cod fishing season begin
  • Welcome to a new fishing season which got underway this week with cod fishing off Rhode Island and ice fishing in ponds and lakes that had ice thick enough to support anglers. However, even with this frigid weather, the ice is not safe for fishing and ...
  • The Sun Chronicle
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  • 1/6/2018 5:49:00 AM
  • Veinis Fish, 90, Wisconsin Dells
  • On March 22, 1954, she was united in marriage to Eugene Henry Fish Sr. in Newport, Rhode Island. He preceded her in death on Dec. 29, 1979. Veinis was most recently employed at Ho-Chunk Casino in Environmental Services. In her spare time she enjoyed doing
  • WisNews
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  • 1/4/2018 10:59:00 PM
  • Rhode Island: Ice isn’t safe at state parks for fishing or skating
  • PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Despite bitter temperatures, the ponds at Rhode Island state parks are not considered safe for ice fishing, skating or other winter activities. The state Department of Environmental Management says there’s “no safe ice” in ...
  • 7NEWS
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  • 12/29/2017 8:58:00 PM
  • Montauk Fishermen Seek Answers on Proposed Wind Farm
  • East Hampton Star: An effort by Deepwater Wind, the Rhode Island company that plans to construct the South Fork Wind Farm approximately 30 miles east of Montauk [NY}, to alleviate the concerns of skeptical fishermen over disruption or destruction of their
  • newenglandboating.com
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  • 12/19/2017 7:42:00 AM
  • Feds look to cut fishing quota for butterfish by 40 percent
  • PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island (AP) — The federal government is recommending reducing the commercial fishing quota for butterfish by more than 40 percent in the coming year. Butterfish are small fish that are used for food and bait. They're caught along the ...
  • WCSH6
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  • 12/14/2017 2:55:00 PM
  • The Fishing Report: Yolo Bypass ideal for outdoor sports types
  • Catfish are good sweet meat to eat. Way back when we were kids in Rhode Island, Mom bought catfish for 68 cents a pound because it was the least expensive fish in the market. Berryessa 2017 In Review … The highlight for me was the note that early morning .
  • Napa Valley Register
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  • 12/8/2017 3:55:00 AM
  • Thankful for the Fish
  • We are blessed in New England to have such great access to fish and fishing. And, here in Rhode Island, we have some of the best fishing in the northeast. Our striped bass, tautog and summer flounder fisheries are all superb and arguably the best in the ..
  • Cranston Online
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  • 11/26/2017 5:51:00 AM
  • The Fishing Line Nov. 22
  • A quick review shows a fish originally being tagged and released by Ed Kenny of Rhode Island on July 27, 2004. It measured 31 inches in length. Fast forward to this past October when a striper was caught by Captain Ron Onorato, who is a society member and
  • Cape May County Herald
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  • 11/22/2017 9:50:00 PM
  • Gov't trains 100 observers to check and record illegal fishing activities
  • The University of Cape Coast (UCC) and the University of Rhode Island, in collaboration with Feed the Future’s Sustainable Fisheries Management Project (SFMP), the USAID and the Ministry of Fisheries and Aquaculture Development, organised the conference ..
  • Ghana Broadcasting Corporation
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  • 9/28/2017 5:57:00 AM
  • Strict Measures soon to curb illegal fishing
  • The University of Cape Coast (UCC) and the University of Rhode Island, in collaboration with Feed the Future’s Sustainable Fisheries Management Project (SFMP), the USAID and the Ministry of Fisheries and Aquaculture Development, organised the conference ..
  • Ghana News Agency
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  • 9/28/2017 12:19:00 AM
  • The Scientific Legacy of a City Poisoned by Mercury
  • “I have been here four days, and I am starting to yearn for the fish in Minamata.” She is speaking to a room of researchers in Providence, Rhode Island, gathered for the 13th International Conference on Mercury as a Global Pollutant. Organized by a ...
  • The Atlantic
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  • 9/27/2017 6:27:00 PM
  • Offshore wind energy creates new homes for fish
  • Anecdotally, fisherman are already finding this to be true at America’s first offshore wind farm off the coast of Rhode Island. “People who are fisherman totally understand it’s an artificial reef,” said Captain Hank Hewitt, a local Rhode Island ...
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  • 9/26/2017 10:59:00 PM
  • Feds shuts squid fishery for year to avoid overfishing
  • The shortfin squid fishery is located mostly off of Rhode Island. The squids are used to make calamari. U.S. fishermen brought more than 5 million pounds of them to shore in 2015. NOAA says 95 percent of the quota for the squid has been caught, and it is .
  • The Columbian
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  • 9/18/2017 1:02:00 PM
  • Feds shut squid fishery to avoid overfishing
  • The shortfin squid fishery is located mostly off of Rhode Island. The squids are used to make calamari. U.S. fishermen brought more than 5 million pounds of them to shore in 2015. When 95 percent of the quota for the squid has been caught, it is standard .
  • Times News
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  • 9/13/2017 3:22:00 PM
  • Feds shutting down squid fishery for year to avoid over fishing
  • The short fin squid fishery is located mostly off of Rhode Island. The squids are used to make calamari. U.S. fishermen brought more than 5 million pounds of them to shore in 2015. NOAA says 95 percent of the quota for the squid has been caught ...
  • WPRI
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  • 9/12/2017 6:20:00 PM
  • September: a perfect month for fishing
  • Todd Corayer is a lifelong fisherman who lives not far from Rhode Island’s Saugatucket River with his wife, who supports his fishing mainly to get him out of the house and a young son who consistently shoots straighter than him.
  • ricentral.com
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  • 9/8/2017 4:34:00 PM
  • Commercial Fishing Apprenticeship Created in Rhode Island
  • In July, something unique happened for 12 people in Rhode Island: they took part in a commercial fishing apprenticeship. The 20-day program was organized by the University of Rhode Island’s Department of Fisheries, Animal and Veterinary Science and the ...
  • wideopenspaces.com
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  • 8/28/2017 1:56:00 PM
  • Fate of marine monument likely headed to court
  • The fishing groups suing to try to overturn the creation of the Atlantic monument include the Massachusetts Lobstermen’s Association, Atlantic Offshore Lobstermen’s Association, Long Island Commercial Fishing Association, Rhode Island Fishermen’s ...
  • Gloucester Daily Times
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  • 8/27/2017 11:20:00 PM
  • Zinke: US marine monuments will remain, but fishing rights may be restored
  • Fishing groups, including the Massachusetts Lobstermen’s Association, the Atlantic Offshore Lobstermen’s Association, the Long Island Commercials Fishing Association, the Rhode Island Fishermen’s Alliance, and the Garden State Seafood Association ...
  • seafoodsource.com
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  • 8/25/2017 2:31:00 PM
  • The Latest: REI pledges to oppose US monument changes
  • Rhode Island Fishermen’s Alliance president Richard Fuka says he hopes U.S. demand for locally harvested seafood convinced U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke to recommend reopening the area to fishing. Fishing groups said they were encouraged by Zinke ...
  • Washington Post
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  • 8/24/2017 9:41:00 PM
  • The Latest: New England groups want fishing rights back
  • Rhode Island Fishermen's Alliance president Richard Fuka says he hopes U.S. demand for locally harvested seafood convinced U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke to recommend reopening the area to fishing. Fishing groups said they were encouraged by Zinke ...
  • Huron Daily Tribune
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  • 8/24/2017 9:39:00 PM
  • Quota reached on bluefin tuna, trophy fishing closed
  • They have been doing it for years. Alex and his family are fishing legends in Rhode Island. Two years ago they took first place in the Bluefin Blowout Tournament. But what was unusual this year, they caught a fish using robotic bait called Zombait.
  • Johnston Sun Rise
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  • 8/17/2017 5:56:00 PM
  • Early Education Expert Sarah Wennogle on Fly Fishing
  • The event, held this July 16, 2017, was a collaborative project by the Wood River Fly Fishing Association, United Fly Tyers of Rhode Island, Trout Unlimited Chapters and the Rhode Island's Environmental Management’s Aquatic Resource Education program.
  • News Wire
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  • 8/16/2017 9:57:00 AM
  • Bad News For Mako Sharks
  • A new study using satellite tracking by researchers from Nova Southeastern University's Guy Harvey Research Institute (GHRI), the University of Rhode Island and other colleagues shows that the fishing mortality rate of the shortfin mako in the western ...
  • fishtrack.com
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  • 8/15/2017 1:59:00 PM
  • Study Indicates High Fishing Mortality for Shortfin Mako
  • More bad news for sharks. A new study using satellite tracking by researchers from Nova Southeastern University's Guy Harvey Research Institute (GHRI), the University of Rhode Island and other colleagues shows that the fishing mortality rate of the ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 8/14/2017 6:53:00 AM
  • Vermont man whose kin died mysteriously unhurt in crash
  • The larger truck had substantial damage. There were no injuries. Last year, Carman's boat sank during a fishing trip near Rhode Island with his mother. She was never found and is presumed dead. The insurance company is refusing to pay the claim for the boa
  • apnewsarchive.com
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  • 8/10/2017 9:06:00 PM
  • Ocean’s Fastest Shark Being Threatened By Overfishing
  • More bad news for sharks. A new study using satellite tracking by researchers from Nova Southeastern University’s Guy Harvey Research Institute (GHRI), the University of Rhode Island and other colleagues shows that the fishing mortality rate of the ...
  • Eurasia Review
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  • 8/8/2017 6:03:00 PM
  • Overfishing of Mako Sharks in Atlantic is Worse Than Thought
  • More bad news for sharks. A new study using satellite tracking by researchers from Nova Southeastern University’s Guy Harvey Research Institute (GHRI), the University of Rhode Island and other colleagues shows that the fishing mortality rate of the ...
  • theterramarproject.org
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  • 8/8/2017 11:39:00 AM
  • The ocean's fastest shark is being threatened by over fishing
  • A new study using satellite tracking by researchers from Nova Southeastern University's Guy Harvey Research Institute (GHRI), the University of Rhode Island and other colleagues shows that the fishing mortality rate of the shortfin mako in the western ...
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  • 8/7/2017 3:58:00 PM
  • Reeling them in
  • He wanted to make it clear that it was not an anti-fishing ordinance, as fishermen’s rights are heavily protected in the Rhode Island Constitution. An ordinance passed by the Council in 2005 placed stricter guidelines on noise and sound issues affecting ..
  • Cranston Online
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  • 7/26/2017 4:55:00 PM
  • Fishing for a Cause a big success
  • The primary advocate for the ordinance was the Rhode Island Yacht Club, whose parking lot is adjacent to the public access fishing area. The Yacht Club commodore (chief volunteer officer), past commodores and some property owners in the area said ...
  • Johnston Sun Rise
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  • 7/20/2017 7:42:00 PM
  • JOURNEYS WITH JIM: Lots of fun to be found while fishing in Rhode Island
  • In keeping with some of my annual traditions, my buddy Dave and I made our annual journey to Rhode Island for a few days of fluke and sea bass fishing. We arrived at Burlingame State Park in Charlestown late Thursday afternoon. The sky was getting pretty .
  • New Britain Herald
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  • 7/20/2017 3:32:00 AM
  • JOURNEYS WITH JIM: Lots of fun to be found while fishing in Rhode Island
  • In keeping with some of my annual traditions, my buddy Dave and I made our annual journey to Rhode Island for a few days of fluke and sea bass fishing. We arrived at Burlingame State Park in Charlestown late Thursday afternoon. The sky was getting pretty .
  • Bristol Press
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  • 7/20/2017 3:13:00 AM
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  • 7/16/2017 7:46:00 AM
  • Great New England Bass Fishing
  • Bass in the 10-pound class are not unheard of in Rhode Island, although 5-pound fish are bragging-sized in most locales. Because nearly all of Rhode Island’s inland waters contain bass in good numbers. it is not an easy task to suggest the “best bet ...
  • gameandfishmag.com
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  • 7/13/2017 3:48:00 AM
  • N.H. Fish and Game Officials Respond To Local Emergencies
  • CARROLL – Two Rhode Island boys suffered minor injuries when the ATV they were operating crashed into some trees at a private residence in the town of Carroll Sunday morning. A Fish and Game Conservation Officer was notified of the crash at approximately .
  • The Caledonian Record
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  • 7/3/2017 7:27:00 PM
  • Block Island is the idea place for July fishing
  • Indeed and maybe a few giant bass off Cooneymous. Todd Corayer is a lifelong fisherman and Advisory Board member of the Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council, who lives not far from Rhode Island’s Saugatucket River with his wife, who supports his ...
  • ricentral.com
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  • 7/2/2017 5:05:00 PM
  • Fishing school: Camp teaches kids basics of saltwater fishing
  • It’s the second year that the Rhode Island Saltwater Anglers Association has hosted the camp with the Department of Environmental Management and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Fifty children from all over the state participated, said David Monti ...
  • The Providence Journal
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  • 6/29/2017 11:21:00 PM
  • BRISTOL BITS: Fatherly fishing: Dad, son have successful trip to RI
  • Kevin Ward caught a 50 pound striper on Saturday while fishing with his dad, Adam. The two were off Point Judith in Rhode Island when the catch was made and it was the biggest of the season, according the ship’s captain. Actually, the Wards will likely ...
  • Bristol Press
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  • 6/19/2017 2:25:00 AM
  • It’s all in the family at John’s Fish Market
  • If you like to stick to New England favorites, there are two items you must order: the fish wrap stuffed with cabbage and a tangy housemade sauce ($8.50), and the linguica clam cakes, a Rhode Island classic ($1.50 each). A half-pound of the fresh tuna ($9
  • Martha's Vineyard Times
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  • 6/14/2017 2:09:00 PM
  • Fishing and Boating in Rhode Island
  • You can head to a freshwater RI fishing spot like Olney Pond at Lincoln Woods State Park or take the family on a boat ride to do some saltwater fishing. Whichever type of freshwater or saltwater adventure you choose, use these RI boating resources and ...
  • www.takemefishing.org
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  • 6/9/2017 11:53:00 PM
  • Photos: Discovering the Bonefish Flats of Belize
  • I’ve spent hours stalking spooky trout on the Battenkill, and have chased blitzing bluefish off Rhode Island, but I knew this was going to be another ballgame altogether. As we flew on the single engine plane from Belize City to the Ambergris Caye the ...
  • orvis.com
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  • 6/9/2017 3:29:00 PM
  • Improved water quality means more shellfishing
  • PROVIDENCE—Narragansett Bay is getting healthier, the proof of which is no better shown than the recent announcement from the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (RIDEM) that select waters are being opened to shellfishing after long ...
  • ricentral.com
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  • 6/2/2017 4:41:00 PM
  • Shellfishing restrictions lifted in Rhode Island
  • For the first time in 70 years, shellfishing restrictions for portions of upper Narragansett Bay have been lifted. The restrictions were officially lifted at sunrise Saturday morning. On Thursday, The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management ...
  • Turnto10
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  • 5/28/2017 12:30:00 AM
  • Officials Transplant Quahogs in Narragansett Bay
  • As part of continued efforts to support a strong shellfish industry in Rhode Island, the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) has conducted 2 quahog transplants. On May 10 and 11, some 80,000 pounds of adult clams were transplanted in
  • newenglandboating.com
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  • 5/18/2017 11:42:00 AM
  • Johnston Fishing Derby reels them in
  • protecting and preserving fresh water bodies of Rhode Island for future generations. Much of Saturday’s success, thought, belonged exclusively to the Ocean State Bassmasters, yet another non-profit whose members showed up to weigh and measure each fish ...
  • Johnston Sun Rise
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  • 5/4/2017 7:17:00 PM
  • Feds holding the line on monkfishing rules for now
  • Fishermen have caught more than 18 million pounds of monkfish in every year since 2011. They are typically fished from Maine to North Carolina, with the majority coming ashore in Massachusetts and Rhode Island.
  • The Caledonian Record
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  • 5/4/2017 6:33:00 PM
  • Upcycled Seafood Cakes
  • The company makes its fish cakes from misshapen or "ugly" produce like carrots, as well as what it considers to be types of "under-appreciated" fish like skate wing and dogfish that are caught in Rhode Island waters that would otherwise go to waste.
  • trendhunter.com
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  • 5/4/2017 9:23:00 AM
  • State leaders announce new shellfishing initiative
  • NARRAGANSETT – Rhode Island leaders gathered at the University of Rhode Island’s Bay Campus on Monday morning in an event honoring the state’s lucrative shellfish culture. The occasion marked the launch of the RI Shellfish Initiative, a public ...
  • ricentral.com
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  • 4/28/2017 5:36:00 PM
  • High water postpones Go Fish program in West Kelowna
  • The program started in Rhode Island in 1995 to encourage people to freshwater fish as a new experience and highlight fishing areas in the state. The grand opening is now scheduled for Sunday, May 7. In the meantime, about 500 rainbow trout are being ...
  • hoyentv.com
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  • 4/28/2017 7:20:00 AM
  • Recreation Department plans off the hook fishing derby
  • Jackvony said the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management has stocked the popular fishing area with rainbow and brown trout. This year’s Youth Fishing Derby will have also have a completely new look, courtesy of Citizens Bank. The Town of ...
  • Johnston Sun Rise
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  • 4/27/2017 5:49:00 PM
  • Free Fishing Weekend announced; over 10,000 trout added to RI waters
  • The program started in Rhode Island in 1995 to encourage people to freshwater fish as a new experience and highlight fishing areas in the state. There are approximately 175,000 recreational anglers in Rhode Island according to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife ..
  • ABC6
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  • 4/26/2017 5:46:00 PM
  • Mid-Atlantic FMC to Offer Training on Trip Reports to For-Hire Captains
  • Instruction and guidance will be led by Rick Bellavance, Owner/Operator of Priority Fishing Charters in Point Judith, Rhode Island, and ACCSP staff. April 25th, 2017, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 pm at the Hilton Mystic Hotel 20 Coogan Blvd., Mystic CT 06355.
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 4/18/2017 5:39:00 AM
  • Dexter Pond is open for fishing season
  • “It’s just fun to see a group of people out there.” Although the tournament was canceled, the pond is still open to fishing enthusiasts and it has been stocked with trout by the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management. “I’m not ...
  • Valley Breeze
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  • 4/13/2017 6:41:00 AM
  • Anglers rejoice as local waters open to trout fishing this Saturday
  • To keep your catch, a stamp is required for an additional $5.50. RISD graduate Robert Jon Golder, who also illustrated the Inland Fisheries of Rhode Island, has produced this year’s stamp with a Golden Rainbow Trout. RIDEM now offers online licenses ...
  • ricentral.com
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  • 4/8/2017 4:24:00 PM
  • Freshwater fishing season begins Saturday throughout state
  • PROVIDENCE – The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) announced last week that it is stocking 80,000 trout into the state's ponds and streams in preparation for the freshwater fishing season. The opening day of the season ...
  • Valley Breeze
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  • 4/6/2017 4:22:00 AM
  • How to clamp down on cyanide fishing
  • While some surveys have been conducted, no one really knows how widespread the problem is." Rhyne, who's with Roger Williams University in Rhode Island, has been studying the global aquarium trade and says destructive fishing, including use of the cyanide
  • EurekAlert!
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  • 4/3/2017 11:13:00 AM
  • Freshwater Fishing Season Kicks Off On April 8
  • The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) announced today it is stocking 80,000 trout into Rhode Island ponds and streams in preparation for the freshwater fishing season. Opening day of the season, scheduled for April 8, is celebrated
  • backwoodssportsman.blogspot.com
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  • 3/30/2017 1:21:00 PM
  • Ocean State Kayak fishing is making waves
  • Seriously, you have to ask about the pizza. Todd Corayer is a lifelong fisherman and Advisory Board member of the Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council, who lives not far from Rhode Island’s Saugatucket River with his wife, who supports his fishing ...
  • ricentral.com
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  • 3/16/2017 5:51:00 PM
  • Fishing groups challenge marine monument
  • The MLA and other plaintiffs — including the Atlantic Offshore Lobstermen’s Association and the Rhode Island Fishermen’s Alliance — seek a declaration from the court that the Antiquities Act cannot be used to designate national marine monuments and ...
  • Gloucester Daily Times
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  • 3/11/2017 11:28:00 AM
  • Fishing groups challenge marine monument
  • The MLA and other plaintiffs — including the Atlantic Offshore Lobstermen’s Association and the Rhode Island Fishermen’s Alliance — seek a declaration from the court that the Antiquities Act cannot be used to designate national marine monuments and ...
  • Salem News
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  • 3/11/2017 4:05:00 AM
  • DEM closes parts of bay to shellfishing
  • PROVIDENCE—As it did last fall when a harmful algae flourished to concerning levels, the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (RIDEM) has this week closed down portions of Narragansett Bay to shellfishing activities. The waters south of ...
  • ricentral.com
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  • 3/4/2017 10:05:00 AM
  • Toxic algae bloom spurs ban on shellfishing in Rhode Island
  • Environmental officials in Rhode Island have banned shellfishing in some state waters because of a harmful toxin-producing algae. The Department of Environmental Management enacted the ban Wednesday in lower Narragansett Bay, the lower Sakonnet River and .
  • Turnto10
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  • 3/3/2017 5:08:00 PM
  • Toxic algae bloom spurs ban on shellfishing in Rhode Island
  • PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Environmental officials in Rhode Island have banned shellfishing in some state waters because of a harmful toxin-producing algae. The Department of Environmental Management enacted the ban Wednesday in lower Narragansett Bay, the lower .
  • WRAL
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  • 3/3/2017 11:14:00 AM
  • Studying Fish in the Arctic
  • Thick yearly rings might indicate warmer summers with more food. In an inflatable kayak, Torvinen floated in 2015 down Fish Creek, a Rhode Island-size watershed pocked with 4,000 lakes. He and his field partner would stop at water-filled depressions ...
  • Juneau Empire
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  • 3/3/2017 4:53:00 AM
  • Toxic algae bloom spurs ban on shellfishing in Rhode Island
  • PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Environmental officials in Rhode Island have banned shellfishing in some state waters because of a harmful toxin-producing algae. The Department of Environmental Management enacted the ban Wednesday in lower Narragansett Bay, the ..
  • Bryan College Station Eagle Theeagle
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  • 3/2/2017 8:06:00 PM
  • Toxic algae bloom spurs ban on shellfishing in Rhode Island
  • PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Environmental officials in Rhode Island have banned shellfishing in some state waters because of a harmful toxin-producing algae. The Department of Environmental Management enacted the ban Wednesday in lower Narragansett Bay, the ..
  • San Francisco Gate
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  • 3/2/2017 7:49:00 PM
  • OSKF Presents In-Water Kayak Demo And Kayak Fishing Expo
  • Come on out to The Kayak Centre of RI at 9 Phillips St, North Kingstown, Rhode Island 02852 and get in on the fun! Ocean State Kayak Fishing Expo, is presented by The Kayak Centre of Rhode Island.
  • onthewater.com
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  • 3/1/2017 9:56:00 PM
  • What Is The Importance Of A Fish Ladder?
  • Use of fish ladders continued to spread and in 1880, the first fish ladder of the US was built in Rhode Island. It was originally built along the wooden Pawtuxet Falls dam, but was later torn down when the state replaced the wood with concrete in 1924.
  • worldatlas.com
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  • 2/24/2017 6:48:00 PM

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