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SitNews – Complaint Filed in U.S. District Court Challenging Fisheries Monitoring Program

(SitNews) Juneau, Alaska – The Juneau-based Boat Company has filed a complaint  in the United States District Court for the District of Alaska challenging the  National Marine Fisheries Service’s (NMFS) program for monitoring discard  (bycatch) in large volume trawl fisheries. The complaint, filed on December  21st, requests that the court remand the Final Rule to NMFS for,,,,,,, Read More