great rhetorical question. Yes, recs are responsible for their actions. When you say "can it all be traced back to comms" do you mean all commercial overfishing be traced back to comms or are you asking if some commercial overfishing should also be blamed on recs?
will it be a good season....hurricane Sandy destroyed fall season,as year before with Leo
This type of thread is expected. Chesapeake Rockfish are on the verge of collapse, and all user groups are left to squabble over the crumbs.
Paxfish: that is a bunch of CRAP ! The Striped Bass population is no where near collapse ! What information are you reading that says the Striped Bass population is on the verge of collapse ??
Matt: out of curiosity, have you or anyone on here that wants to BAN THE NETS ever fished with a gill net ??