If there's one accomplishment President Obama can take credit for during his first term in office, it's expanding the size and reach of the federal government. While this may be good for government bureaucrats, the policies and regulations imposed by the Obama Administration are hurting American businesses and impeding economic recovery.
Without enough of them off the Carolina coast, Vernon's charter fishing business, Double Haul Guide Service, would be up the creek.
This past fall, I didn’t take a trip down to the North Carolina coast. Neither did a few of my friends.
Gloucester's Charles Brown says current fisheries managment led to crash of Pamilico, Albermarle sounds.
Charles Brown of Gloucester hails from a fifth-generation Down East fishing family, and proudly proclaims, “I’ve done it all.”
The illusion continues for NOAA Fisheries.
This video by Stripers Forever contains exciting footage of striped bass fishing along with appearances by some of the sport’s best-known personalities discussing the need for striped bass to be designated as game fish.
It is easy to see why federal fisheries management is in the shape it is in.