WEB UPDATE: Over-fishing bust off South Bass Island

SOUTH BASS ISLAND Six southern fisherman have been cited for overfishing small mouth bass near South Bass Island. State wildlife officials say the men kept 141 fish over the limit during a three-day fishing spree in late April.
CWelch
May 10, 2010

 

SOUTH BASS ISLAND

Six southern fisherman have been cited for overfishing small mouth bass near South Bass Island.

State wildlife officials say the men kept 141 fish over the limit during a three-day fishing spree in late April.

They face more than $7,000 in penalties and could lose their boats and fishing licenses.

Read more in Tuesday's Register.