Last week marked a historic turning point for many fishing communities when the New England Fishery Management Council approved deep cuts to the cod q...
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The disruption of entire eco-systems is harmful to the people who depend upon them for their economic survival. Poaching in developing countries may temporarily enrich the poachers, but posterity is inevitably impoverished.
New England is famous for cod fishing. But the industry is ailing -- and the cure being proposed might be worse than the disease.
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