A bitter dose for New England's old salts

March 1994
U.S. News & World Report;3/7/94, Vol. 116 Issue 9, p12
Reports that the government will start imposing major fishing restrictions from Maine to New Jersey, hoping to undo damage wrought by decades of rapacious overfishing that have reduced fish counts to record lows. Limitations that will be imposed; How rules will spell disaster for many; Proposed tightening of regulations for mining, logging and ranching.


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