Apart from missing the point of this blog, Captain Hilton just doesn’t know much about New England as far as I can see—or me since he seems to think I am involved somehow in EDF--although he tells a good tale. It just isn’t a true tale. That is often the case when one is operating
What Mr. Shelley conveniently forgets to mention is that it was the implementation of catch shares in 2009 in the New England groundfishery that resulted in the worst economic/ecological disaster in the history of the nation's oldest fishing community. Perhaps that is due to his ties with The Environmental Defense Fund? "In November
There is a legal doctrine that is used to infer responsibility when something under someone’s management and control goes wrong : res ipsa loquitor. The thing speaks for itself. The only evidence that is needed for the mismanagement of Gulf of Maine cod is the status of Gulf of Maine cod itself.