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Scallop fishers call on BOEM to ensure ‘mutual prosperity’ for offshore wind and fisheries

WASHINGTON, D.C. – After the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management announced Wednesday that it will conduct a wind lease auction for 480,000 acres of ocean in the New York Bight area of the Atlantic, the Fisheries Survival Fund, which represents the vast majority of full-time Atlantic sea scallop fishermen, called on federal Read more…