fishery

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a workplace where fish are caught and processed and sold

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Table 35: US Commercial Fishing Market (2002-2007): Per Capita Consumption of Fishery Products in Kilogram 70
A positive finding would automatically trigger at least some protection--a move that could bring an uproar from commercial fishing fleets.
WASHINGTON -- World Wildlife Fund officials today applauded the decision by the North Pacific Fishery Management Council to ban commercial fishing in U.
The group does not want to stop commercial fishing but see it done better, he said.
manufactures and sells products under three brands, Apelco, Autohelm, and Raytheon, for the recreational boating, commercial fishing, merchant shipping, and government markets.
In the Indian state of Kerala, the government promoted and subsidized commercial fishing for export, which put poor fishers who could not afford commercial-scale boats and equipment at a disadvantage.
To walk off lunch, head south along the embarcadero and you'll first come to the source of some of that menu, the commercial fishing boats in Tuna Harbor.
commercial fishing vessels traveling inside water passages on the coast of British Columbia today, bringing the total number of licenses issued thus far to 73, Brian Tobin, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, announced today.
Established in 2004, the statewide California Fisheries Coalition (CFC) was formed with a single purpose - to provide a mechanism for recreational and commercial fishing groups to work together in a proactive manner on the Marine Life Protection Act (MLPA) Initiative to ensure a credible, fair and science-based outcome.
At Troutdale, a commercial fishing pond in Agoura, the kids will get to catch two fish and take them home, thanks to Children's Cast A Line.
So for the past 3 years, its scientists have trawled and examined a small area that is closed to commercial fishing on the Grand Banks off Newfoundland.
commercial fishing vessels traveling inside water passages on the British Columbia coast, Brian Tobin, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, said today.
The Sacramento-based CFC consists of 23 ocean-dependent recreational and commercial fishing associations, seafood processors, abalone growers, kelp harvesters, harbor officials, and coastal communities.
Two helicopters and 10 sea vessels, including Coast Guard, Harbor Patrol, Park Service, Ventura County Sheriff's Department and three commercial fishing boats, participated in the search for the man, whose name was not being released.
To the surprise and delight of conservation biologists, a new study shows that sound-emitting devices called acoustic pingers help at least some marine mammals avoid accidental entanglement in commercial fishing nets.
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