NOAA Updates Recreational Fishing Policy to Reflect Climate Crisis, Increase Diversity

Warming seas, habitat loss, and changes in the movement of bait fish are impacting the Ocean State's recreational and commercial fisheries.

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CRMC Approves Controversial Scallop Farm for Potter Pond

The Coastal Resources Management Council approved a slimmed-down version of Perry Raso’s shellfish expansion into South Kingstown’s Potter Pond.

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Ocean State Kelp Farmer Sees ‘Incredible Potential’ in Industry

Farmed kelp represents a tiny share of Rhode Island’s aquaculture revenue, but Azure Cygler believes that as more people recognize its nutritional and environmental benefits, its popularity will grow.

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