Conservationists: Overturning Net Ban is Fishing for Trouble

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Florida commercial fishermen are working to overturn a 20-year-old amendment to the state constitution that limits the gear they can use. The Net Ban Amendment was put in place in 1994 to stop the use of entangling nets and large small-mesh nets to capture entire schools of fish. Some fishermen who count on fishing for their livelihood,,Read [email protected]  13:02