It is no secret that more fishermen have been targeting sharks on the San Francisco Bay. Several articles and blogs have reported and Party boat's from Pier 39 and Fishermen's Wharf have shifted focus from the vanishing stocks to the last big, (and poorly managed) fish in the Bay. Sharks. A recent article in the … Continue reading Overfishing the San Francisco Bay: Are Sharks next?
"Fish on!" Steve Shirley grunts, sets the hook and leans back, pulling the fishing pole beyond the vertical. The reel clicks away and the fiberglass pole tip bends and the clear monofilament disappears down into the silty green San Francisco Bay as the tidal rip streams past the anchored boat. "Its a big one." Steve … Continue reading San Francisco Fishermen for Sharks