2021

On Tuesday, a group of town officials and biologists gathered at Lagoon Pond to install an underwater camera to monitor the pond’s herring population, which for many years has seen a long decline.

2019

As part of a long-term grassroots effort, federal regulators recently passed legislation to protect dwindling Atlantic herring stocks.

2018

The New England Fishery Management Council voted last week to limit both the scope and size of the commercial herring catch for the next three years.

Despite strict conservation measures, river herring are in deep trouble all along the Massachusetts coast including on the Vineyard.

2016

James Pond was the place to be on Tuesday, as fishermen, town officials and others pulled on waders to help clear a channel for herring.

With support from officials, a group of residents will get out their shovels and widen a channel between James Pond and Vineyard Sound.

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