Herring haul

Seagulls and eagles fill the sky near Newcastle Island Thursday morning as herring boats in Departure Bay worked to pull in their quotas. The spawning herring

Seagulls and eagles fill the sky near Newcastle Island Thursday morning as herring boats in Departure Bay worked to pull in their quotas. The spawning herring

Seagulls and eagles fill the sky near Newcastle Island Thursday morning as herring boats in Departure Bay worked to pull in their quotas. The spawning herring, a rarity in Departure Bay, turned the water an emerald green just in time for St. Patrick’s Day.