Tag Archives: Commercial Fishing

Mackerel Trap Fishing With The Santapaola Men Aboard The Amanda and Andy Slide Show From Kara Ring

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Kevin J Henry Fresh Flounder Filleting Photo Slide Show

click the picture for the slide show You can also visit Kevin’s site here- http://kevinjhenry.com/home.html Kevin writes- FISHERMEN – I see pride, determination and resignation in the photographs of these men. They are the "last of the independents" in Point … Continue reading

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Dave Marciano Has Balls

Not too many people other than my favorite blogger Doug Maxfield that have the balls to write articles like the one Dave Marciano wrote in today’s GDT- Letter: Coalition sector support now haunting fishermen Click the link above to read … Continue reading

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Chickity Check It! Doug Maxfield Speaks The Truth About Fishing

Unfortunately for the industry guys like Doug Maxfield don’t get book deals.  His truths and clear cutting of the bullshit that gets reported about commercial fishing for one reason or another gets ignored by major media and instead bananheads with … Continue reading

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Derelict Fishing Boat Video

From Stern To Stem We Look At An Abandoned Dragger A Sad State Of Affairs For Sure

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Unloading Old Fishing Cable Off The Trawler Jocka Video

File Under: Beautiful Industry The Jocka Offloads Old Wire Onto A Mobile Net Reel

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A Dragger’s Net Spread Out For Mending

Here is a dragger’s net spread out so that it can be worked on.  The orange balls act as floats at the top of the net as it gets towed through the water the boyancy of the orange balls keep … Continue reading

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Commercial Fishing Slide Show From ciabat

Our pal from New Jersey shows us they do things much the same way down there as they do up here in this beautiful slide show click the picture for the slide show

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Squid’s In- Slideshow from ciabat

Click the picture for the slideshow from GMG Flickr Group Contributor ciabat (kevin) e129, originally uploaded by ciabat.

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Survival Suit Demonstration Video at US Coast Guard Station Gloucester

During Fishing Family and Friends Health and Safety Day at US Coast Guard Station Gloucester Marine Technician Second Class Jim demonstrates the parts of a survival suit.

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Fishing Boat Safety Demo Video at The Gloucester United States Coast Guard Station

Showing the effects of ice and the proper way to secure an even load of fish during rough seas. Click the picture to watch the video

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A Bag Of Scallops Submitted to the GMG Flickr Group Pool By ciabat

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Things To Do- Fish ‘n’ Fiction Event Feb 23

Fish ‘n’ Fiction A new series hosted by the Phyllis A. Marine Association Sawyer Free Library, Friend Room Tuesday, February 23, 2010 6:00-8:00pm Suggested Donation of $5.00 per person   Captain Richard Arnold will lead an informal conversation on his … Continue reading

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Gloucester Dragger Angela Rose Gets Offloaded at The Gloucester Seafood Display Auction

The noise you hear is the hydraulic pump which runs the winch. Click the pic to view the video-

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Gloucester Seafood Display Auction With Paul Vitale Part II

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Getting Ready To Offload 4:45AM Gloucester Seafood Display Auction

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