Council Looks to Ease Fishing Restrictions As Industry Grapples with Pandemic Impacts

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Book-ended by opening and closing Christian prayers from chair Archie Soliai, the federal Western Pacific FisheryManagement Council’s June meeting included the near-unanimous approval of a letter to President Donald Trump, commending him for lifting the commercial fishing ban in the Northeast Canyons … Continued

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Up to 10 Galapagos Sharks May Be Culled To Protect Seal Pups at Northwestern Shoals Galapagos sharks began preying on still-nursing monk seal pups at French Frigate Shoals only within the last decade, according to monk seal expert George “Bud” … Continued