White House, Greens target Atlantic fishing grounds

Fishermen and seafood-dependent communities in New England are battening down the hatches, fearing that an Obama administration move to create a giant Atlantic Marine Monument will spell the end to their way of life. Led by Earthjustice, the Conservation Law Center, Natural Resources Defense Council, National Geographic Society, and the Pew Charitable Trust, environmentalists are urging the White House to use the 1906 Antiquities Act to designate a 6,000-square-mile area in the  and off the coast of Massachusetts as a National Monument. Read the rest here 09:25

  • Rocky Novello

    Environmentalists did a great job ? ? , DESTROYING THE LIVELY-HOOD OF MANY NEW ENGLAND FISHERMEN ! Now , I wish these groups , JUST DO THEIR JOB !! , start working on cleaning up the pollution of our oceans of this world , not just U.S. WATERS .
    AFTER ALL ,WHO WOULD WANT TO GO TO A POLLUTED
    MARINE NATIONAL MONUMENT ???

    TO ALL ENVIRONMENTALISTS , SLEEP GOOD TONIGHT AND STOP DESTROYING AND START WORKING ON THE POLLUTION PROBLEM WHICH MUST BE YOUR NO. 1 PRIORITY ???? OF OUR WORLD ?

  • MIGHTYJ

    Obama sucks if he lets them talk him into this crap.