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Carteret County Commissioners in North Carolina threatens legal action over loggerhead habitat designation

Carteret County Commissioners are taking a stand against proposed federal rules they say would be costly and unnecessary regulation and cross a line in efforts to protect loggerhead sea turtles. “There needs to be an end,” said Commissioner Robin Comer during Monday night’s meeting of the Board of Commissioners, where two actions were taken in opposition to proposed critical habitat designations. [email protected]  13:14