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NEFMC Balks at Ban on Herring Trawling

nefmc logoThe council declined to endorse the ban at its meeting Wednesday in Newport. The proposal would have prohibited trawling until each vessel has an independent full-time observer on board to monitor the catch. The restriction would have required the approval of federal fisheries regulators. [email protected]  17:16