The Department of Commerce knowingly allowed overfishing of red snapper in the Gulf of Mexico. Robert Jones of EDF writes about what kinds of policy reform we need to manage this fishery better.
In our latest feature on Gulf snapper, we discuss the misguided efforts by lobbyists and congress instructing the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) to count
The red snapper fishery in the Gulf of Mexico is one of the most fascinating fisheries in the U.S. Whether it is the catch share