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Lobster Fishermen

Lobster Fishing in the Mosquitia Reef

Cristina Goettsch Mittermeier | Posted 12.17.2012 | Green
Cristina Goettsch Mittermeier

The silver lining to this horrendous industry is that because the commercial exploitation of lobster has been mostly done by hand, little damage has been done to the reef. Once this habitat is protected and the fishery regulated, there is hope that this reef will be conserved into the future.

Stolen Lobsters Cost Fisherman $54.9 Million

AP | Posted 10.21.2012 | Money

NEW YORK — A New York court has concluded three men owe $54.9 million in restitution to the South African government for stealing lobsters off i...

Lobster Fishing Ban KILLED: East Coast Fishermen Fought Proposed Moratorium (PHOTOS)

AP/Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food

UPDATE, 7/22, 5:09pm EST: LOBSTERING BAN KILLED: The Associated Press reports: A proposal to ban lobster fishing over a vast stretch of the East Coa...

Bay Of Fundy Lobster Deaths Blamed On Agricultural Pesticide (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Fishermen in the Bay of Fundy, Canada, are dealing with an unusual problem-- they're pulling up traps full of lobsters, but they're already dead, acco...