Coast Guard seizes illegal fishing gear from Canadian-flagged commercial vessel in Lake Erie

CLEVELAND — A U.S. Coast Guard boarding team from Coast Guard Station Marblehead, Ohio, boarded and seized gear aboard the Canadian-flagged commercial fishing vessel ADCO II, Wednesday, after locating fishing equipment belonging to the vessel in Lake Erie in waters subject to U.S. and Ohio jurisdiction. Enforcement action is already pending against the vessel after it was observed allegedly fishing...

U.S., Canadian agencies interdict Canadian-flagged fishing vessel in U.S. waters

CLEVELAND — U.S. Coast Guard personnel, working with members of the Ohio Department of Natural Resources and Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources, interdicted a Canadian commercial fishing vessel allegedly fishing illegally on Lake Erie in waters subject to U.S. and Ohio jurisdiction, Thursday morning. Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources personnel contacted Coast Guard Sector Detroit at about...