Boaters and boating-related businesses in the region got another rare bit of good news on dredging this month. They’d better knock on wood, preferably that of a boat…In October, boating interests got an unqualified break when fisheries managers lifted the ban on dredging waterways and marinas in Atlantic and Cape May counties during the winter. That’s the most convenient time, when boats are in dry dock. In that instance, Rutgers scientists saved the day with research showing the fish being protected by the ban isn’t found in the counties.
/ / / Our view: State dredging plan gives hope to marinas and boaters, maybe