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Georgia Fight over fish now awaits a signature

Times-Union/Jacksonville.com – ATLANTA | A small but determined effort is under way to convince Gov. Nathan  Deal to veto legislation that would protect the red drum, or red fish, from  commercial fishing.  continued

Georgia legislators vote to put redfish off limits to commercial fishing

ATLANTA – The Georgia Senate voted to join South Carolina and Florida in  protecting the popular red drum from commercial fishing by designating it as  “game fish” only. continue reading