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Entries by Lee Crockett from 04/2011

Overfishing 101: How Ocean Fish Populations Are Managed in the U.S.

| Posted 04.13.2011 | Green

According to the National Marine Fisheries Service, the economic value of ending overfishing and rebuilding all of our depleted U.S. fish populations could add up to $31 billion in sales and support 500,000 new jobs.

How the "Wild West" of the Seas Was Won

| Posted 04.20.2011 | Green

Now is not the time for Congress to reverse course on a policy that has helped return our nation's fish populations, the lifeblood of America's commercial and recreational fishing industries, to healthy levels.

Overfishing 101: How Ocean Fish Populations Are Managed in the U.S. (Part II)

| Posted 04.27.2011 | Green

My interest in the ocean began when I joined the Coast Guard at age 18. This was the start of a passion that led me to study marine science, work at t...