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New restrictions on U.S. fisheries

Catch limits are intended to protect the 528 species in federally managed fisheries. Some species have rebounded from past overfishing; others are still declining. The map below features examples from each U.S. region. Read related article.

Catch limits are intended to protect the 528 species in federally managed fisheries.
Sources: NOAA, Natural Resources Defense Council, Pew Environment Group |. By Juliet Eilperin and Gene Thorp / The Washington Post. Published on January 8, 2012, 6:24 p.m.

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