More Habitats Mean More Fish

Restore America’s Estuaries, in conjunction with the American Sportfishing Association and NOAA Fisheries, released a report recently detailing the importance of marine habitats to Americas fisheries. The report explains (with easy to understand info-graphics) how our fisheries support our economy, and the importance of fish passages, oyster reefs, marsh and seagrass habitat to our fisheries.

Many of the issues described directly apply to all Long Island estuaries,
especially the Great South Bay.

Give it a look

More Habitat Means More Fish.pdf

photo credit: Chris Scott
photo credit: Chris Scott