TITLE

New South Wales Government reaffirms fisheries review

AUTHOR(S)
MACINTYRE, IAIN
PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
Ausmarine;Jul2011, Vol. 33 Issue 9, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that during a visit to the Sydney Fish Market in June 2011, Katrina Hodgkinson, Minister for Primary Industries for the Australian government of New South Wales, confirmed her political party's commitment to review existing commercial fishing arrangements for the state.
ACCESSION #
64088616

 

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