Another warm welcome back up here on the Foc’sle, where our ever-chuffing train of thought leads us to the “Deer in the Headlights” syndrome.

As we celebrate Coastal Marine’s 10th anniversary this month, we want to mark this milestone through a video thanking all those who have supported us and showcasing our people, our driving principles, and what we believe lies ahead.

We will look at some of the current issues around crewing for this blog's sixth installment. We will spread our net much wider than previously and consider the many larger types of vessels sailing the seven seas.

For the blog's 5th part, let us look at what are the fishery management measures put in place to ensure the demand for seafood products of all kinds are monitored and controlled.