Last year’s coastal trash included a garter belt and a windshield — but fishing gear made up less than 1% of the items that people picked up.
When these fish return to the Albemarle Sound to reproduce, they prefer one river basin — by far.
A new model accounts for a number of factors that influence the populations of Atlantic menhaden and other species.
An archaeological site has revealed an enormous collection of early hooks, lines, and sinkers — and even evidence of artificial lures.
Warming waters means hundreds of fish species — including some of the most economically important to the United States — will be on the move.
Research suggests there is an approach that balances effective boat operation with protection of ecosystems.
Video and laser imaging identified fish by species — and even revealed where on shipwrecks fish liked to hang out.
They fished more.
North Carolina Sea Grant’s online evening class series will provide all the fundamentals on the science behind fisheries management.
Research shows this species is well-positioned for farming at a commercial scale.