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Cape fishermen decry herring shortage
March 05, 2012
Cape Fishermen Decry Herring Shortage
CHATHAM The National Marine Fisheries Service had planned to hit a fleet of large vessels that catch Atlantic herring with big quota cuts this year for going way over their allowed catch in 2010 in an area off Cape Cod.
But a procedural glitch delayed action and allowed the fleet to again exceed its quota by millions of pounds.