Menhaden Atlantic Fishing
Menhaden Atlantic Fishing Article
The Nature of Competition LIVETARGET reasserts core philosophy; introduces new logo, tagline and ad campaign Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON (March 13, 2018) – Competition is central to our very nature. It defines who we are, connecting us to our like-minded ancestors who have relentlessly pursued fish for over 40,000 years. These were the original fish hunters, gathering with spears and nets to feed their families and villages. Our predecessors were driven by competition: to catch the most fish, to catch the biggest fish, to survive. Today’s angler is equipped with the best tools modern science can provide, rarely fishing for survival, yet the ...
Menhaden Atlantic Fish Species Information
|Scientific Fish Name:||Brevoortia patronus|
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|Regions Fished:||Gulf menhaden range from the Yucatan peninsula to Tampa Bay, Florida, finescale menhaden from the Yucatan to Louisiana, yellowfin menhaden from Louisiana to Virginia. The Atlantic menhaden ranges from Jupiter Inlet, Florida, to Nova Scotia.|
Menhaden are not used for human consumption. They die quickly, and they spoil rapidly if not immediately gutted and iced. They are also very bony and smelly.