Nation’s Fisheries Increasing

The commercial catch of fishery products in the United States based on the most recent surveys amounted to nearly 2,900,000,000 pounds, valued at more than $60,000,000 to the fishermen. These figures compiled by the Bureau of Fisheries are based upon reports filed by the producers in all parts of the country. About 117,000 commercial fishermen were employed in producing the fish mentioned above.