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More Menhaden-Scientists have found new data that may prove there’s more of the fish than once thought.

Atlantic Menhaden, the tiny fish that, two years ago, created big trouble between Chesapeake Bay environmentalists and commercial fishermen, is surfacing once more. In 2012, data indicated the fish were in trouble so regulators cut commercial harvests and fishermen lost jobs. But the data used was flawed.   Read the rest here 23:08