28 December 2008

Global Warming's Impact on Fishing

“The build-up of heat in our atmosphere releases itself in the form of more intensified storms, which are usually followed by rising barometric pressure and miserably high winds. It’s a one-two punch that has kept many outdoorsmen from launching boats, hunting, camping or even hiking since early fall….”

"Tackle and gun shops were already hurting as a result of the trickle-down effect from super-high fuel prices last summer combined with more stringent regulations on marine species such as scup, blackfish and fluke. Every lost weekend is one those hard-working local shop owners can never recover. So give them your business during this holiday season and throughout the year.”

Article at: Norwich Bulletin

NOAA's information on Global Warming

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