Ben Goldfarb
Ben Goldfarb is a Connecticut-based journalist who covers wildlife conservation, fisheries management, and natural resources. His writing has appeared in publications including Science, Orion Magazine, High Country News, Scientific American, and The Guardian. He is an avid fly-fisherman and SCUBA diver. You can read more at

The deliciously fishy case of The Codfather

The fake Russians met the Codfather on June 3, 2015, at an inconspicuous warehouse on South Front Street in New Bedford, Massachusetts. The Codfather’s lair is a green and white building with a peaked roof, fishing gear strewn across a fenced-in backyard, and the words “Carlos Seafood” stamped above the door. The distant gray line… » Read More

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