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Estimated U.S. per capita consumption of fish and shellfish was 16.0 pounds (edible meat) in 2017, according to Fisheries of the United States, 2017, from NOAA Fisheries. This total was an increase of... READ MORE
The average American consumes about 15 pounds of seafood each year. How do consumers choose which seafood to buy? Do seafood labels affect buyers? Does information about sustainability make a difference in grocery... READ MORE
3rd Annual Rhode Island Quahog Week March 26 to April 1, 2018 Rhode Island Rhode Island’s Quahog Week will be held March 26 to April 1, 2018. The annual event highlights the importance... READ MORE
In January, unusually cold weather gripped the southeast region of the USA, with water temperatures plummeting along the coasts of South Carolina and Georgia. During the period, sustained water temperatures affect a variety... READ MORE