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Don Young’s bill concerns Cape Cod Commercial Fisherman’s Alliance

The Chatham-based Cape Cod Commercial Fisherman’s Alliance, as part of the Fisheries Community Coalition, has reservations about the new version, introduced by Alaska Congressman Don Young. “It’s (the Coalition) basically five small community conservation groups from across the country and we had concerns about the Young bill,” explained Claire Fitz Gerald, the Alliance’s policy coordinator and fixed gear sector manager. “ But other fishing organizations take the opposite view and support the new bill. Read the rest here 8-O 13:14