Photo Of The Day: Shrimp Season Sails On

(AP) — In this Friday, Jan. 6, 2012 photo, James Rich maneuvers a bulging net full of northern shrimp caught in the Gulf of Maine. New England fishermen have been casting their nets for Gulf of Maine northern shrimp since the season began Jan. 2, but their season could be cut short if their catches are too strong.

(AP) — In this Friday, Jan. 6, 2012 photo, James Rich maneuvers a bulging net full of northern shrimp caught in the Gulf of Maine.

New England fishermen have been casting their nets for Gulf of Maine northern shrimp since the season began Jan. 2, but their season could be cut short if their catches are too strong. Regulators are meeting Thursday, Jan. 19, 2012 in South Portland, Maine to assess where the overall harvest stands. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)

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