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Groundfishing in New England faces a bleak present and an uncertain future

As recently as 2008, Maine groundfishermen were feeling fairly optimistic.
Sink or swim?
By DEIRDRE FULTON  |  February 22, 2013

We're killing the oceans

I meet world-renowned undersea photojournalist Brian Skerry at Legal Seafoods, across from the New England Aquarium, where he's the explorer in residence. He orders a chicken Caesar salad.
Is it too late to save the seas that sustain us?
By MIKE MILIARD  |  November 20, 2009