PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — New England’s commercial shrimp fishery will remain shut down because of concerns about the health of the crustacean’s population amid warming ocean temperatures.
SLIDELL, La. (AP) — A 62-year-old man died Thursday and another man was injured after their recreational shrimping skiff overturned in a lake north of New Orleans while he and a friend were out trawling.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The New England shrimp fishing industry could eventually reopen for recreational fishing.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A group of experts is recommending to keep New England’s shrimp fishing industry closed down because of concerns about the health of the population.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — An oversight board is slated to make a decision next month on whether to allow shrimp fishing off New England this winter.
BILOXI, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi’s 2021-2022 shrimp season opens this week.

The Mississippi Department of Marine Resources set the official shrimp season to open at 6 a.m. on Thursday in state territorial waters, WLOX-TV reported.
BRUNSWICK, Ga. (AP) — Shrimp season is set to open this week in waters off the Georgia coast.

The commercial and recreational shrimp season opens at 8 a.m.
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana is closing some areas to shrimping so large numbers of white shrimp found there can grow to marketable size, the Department of Wildlife and Fisheries said in a news release Thursday.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — An environmental group has told the National Marine Fisheries Service that it’s going to court over reductions in plans to keep endangered and threatened sea turtles from drowning in shrimp nets.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Tiny shrimp eggs have been showing up in such huge numbers in Utah’s Great Salt Lake that some parts of the lake look covered with an oil slick.
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana will help inshore shrimpers buy turtle escape hatches that will be required next year for some boats in the Gulf of Mexico and southeastern Atlantic, Gov.
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Lake Tahoe’s fluctuating clarity got worse last year during an especially cold and wet winter as sedimentation, algae growth and a tiny invasive shrimp continued to pose restoration challenges for the famed clear water of the mountain lake straddling the California-Nevada line.
OXFORD, England (AP) — A newly discovered species of shrimp that uses a bright pink claw to create a sound loud enough to kill small fish has been named for Pink Floyd.