Mar 16, 2015 10:36 AM
Fishing rule changes could affect cod, haddock, lobsters in NH
CONCORD (AP) - The New Hampshire Fish and Game Department is holding a public hearing in Portsmouth on proposed fishing rules on April 7.
The proposed rule changes include requiring any Atlantic cod taken from tidal waters to be immediately released; changing size and possession limits for haddock; and requiring new buoy line requirements for lobster traps and hauling times.
The meeting is scheduled for 7 p.m. at the Urban Forestry Center.