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MSA Re-Auth Roadshow: ‘Facing disaster’ is assessment of groundfish fishery

gus sanfilippo gloucestermanIn fact, the sense of gloom and doom following drastic cuts to fishing quotas this year is so bad that fishermen aren’t even showing up for fishery management meetings any more. Only a handful attended Monday when the Massachusetts congressional delegation assembled in the State House to take testimony on the current state of the industry, getting an earful about changes that need to be made to keep it viable. [email protected]  12:23