Fisheries regulator worried about Omega Protein exceeding Bay quota

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP)- This year’s menhaden catch so far in the Chesapeake Bay is worrying Virginia’s top fisheries regulator, but the company harvesting most of the oily fish say they won’t exceed a set quota. Virginia Marine Resources Commissioner Steven Bowman wrote that Omega Protein has already caught 75% of the bay’s quota. “This … Continue reading Fisheries regulator worried about Omega Protein exceeding Bay quota