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Gloucester Daily Times Editorial: Science report shows need for Magnuson changes

gdt iconLast week’s report from the National Research Council — a wing of the U.S. National Academy of Sciencesis being spun by NOAA officials and the giant green nonprofits as showing that the agency’s steps toward rebuilding many fish stocks have proven successful. And the report indeed finds that 43 percent of the stocks initially categorized as being “overfished” are in full or partial recovery — thanks, of course, to the fact that Gloucester’s, New England’s and America’s fishermen have, for years now, abided by federal rules. [email protected]  00:41

Committee chaired by UNH prof releases final Gulf of Mexico restoration report

University of New Hampshire professor Larry Mayer, director of UNH’s Center for Coastal and Ocean Mapping, chaired the committee that produced the congressionally mandated report, released Wednesday, July 10. [email protected]