Category Archive: Lobster

CFRF whelk, scallop, lobster projects reveal surprises, climate change effects

SOUTH KINGSTON, RI – Fishermen got some surprising news about channeled whelk and engaged in a lively Q&A over Southern New England lobster nursery survey … Read the rest

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Bullard highlights value of scallops – lobsters – New Bedford to Northeast

HYANNIS, MA – John Bullard, National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) Northeast regional administrator, took a few minutes during the New England Fishery Management Council’s Sept. Read the rest

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Connecticut pesticide ban a victory for Long Island Sound lobstermen

DARIEN, CT – Late in June, 14 years after a major lobster die-off in Long Island Sound, Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy signed into law a … Read the rest

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Licensing agreement enables dealers to sell MSC-certified Maine lobster

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RICHMOND, ME – The Fund for the Advancement of Sustainable Lobster, the industry group that pursued and obtained Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certification for Maine … Read the rest

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Lobsters – Prices, data, collaborative

Processor demand pushes boat price increase 

LMR_sd-SHTwelve days before Labor Day lobster catches in certain parts of the coast had dropped off.  Processors in the … Read the rest

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Lobster Market Report – August 2013

Shedders dominate, price drops on spotty catches

The July lobster market reflected the arrival of shedders as the dominant grade of lobster.  This year, though, … Read the rest

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Lobster Market Report – July 2013

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Canadian catches swamp market; prices suffer

“There are too many lobsters being caught,” a Boston dealer said of the June lobster market.  “It happens every … Read the rest

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2012 lobster settlement numbers down throughout the Northeast

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by Rick Wahle

 WALPOLE, ME – In a year that might be remembered as one that brought climate change home to many in the … Read the rest

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LOBSTERS – Early shedders, Can/US talk price, Union rumblings

IAM seeks to form lobstermen’s union in Maine – -
DEER ISLE, ME – The International Association of Machinists (IAM) and Aerospace Workers is actively … Read the rest

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Fishermen, scientists expand search for young-of-year SNE lobsters

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NARRAGANSETT, RI – Twenty one years after the first suction survey sampling in Rhode Island’s Narragansett Bay of post-larval lobster settlers, known as young-of-year (YOY), … Read the rest

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