Habitat is the foundation for the commercial and recreational saltwater fishing industries
that provided more than 1.7 million jobs and over $199 billion dollars in economic activity in 2012. Watch this short video to learn more about the important role healthy habitat serves as the foundation of America’s seafood and fisheries and what NOAA is doing to conserve habitat to rebuild fisheries.
A history lesson in pictures, Mike’s Maritime Memorabilia a tremendous collection of over 1,400 vintage photos of NJ and NY Party Boats, Marinas, Fishing Piers, Lighthouses, and Maritime Memorabilia. The collection spans over one hundred forty-five years of saltwater fishing in the New York Bight. It is a notable tribute to our fishing heritage.
Check it out here.