Shut Down Fishing:

Gulf shrimp are declining in numbers. Overfished? In Maine the feds have shut down Cod Fishing because so few are left. Are our fisheries finally being destroyed

MORE U.S. FISHERIES IN TROUBLE

The commercial fishing industry has hit another serious snag, this time on America’s west coast. In New England it was the cod fishing fleet that was ordered to hang up their nets. This time the sardine fishermen in California, Oregon and…
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new Motorhome

Loading day. This is the 1999 Winnebago unit that replaces the motorhome ripped apart by a speeding logging truck in Yulle, Florida, thanks to the trucker’s honest insurance company. I still had to trade in my 2005 Fifth Wheel trailer…
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Back to Blogging after Highway Mishap

My April 4 brief tangle with a logging truck is now history. Three charges have been filed by the sheriff’s office against the driver. I’ve been told I may have to return to testify against him. Not  a pleasant prospect,…
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SHRIMPER IN PASS CHRISTIAN, MISSISSIPPI

Pass Christian, Mississippi – I met retired shrimper Percy Bradley, of Long Beach, in the Pass Christian harbor, talking to the friend that bought Bradley’s boat, which was built for him in 1983.   Bradley’s wife has been very ill…
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