7 States Declared “Fishing Disasters” After Mississippi River Algae Blooms

On September 26th, US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross announced that Alabama and 6 other states have been included in a Fishing Disaster Declaration. According to AL.com, “Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross said commercial fishery failures occurred between 2017 and 2019 in Alaska, California, Georgia, and South Carolina. During the same time, catastrophic regional fishery … Continue reading 7 States Declared “Fishing Disasters” After Mississippi River Algae Blooms