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Midwater Trawling Concerns Fishermen

February 13, 2007

Cape Breton Post
By Chris Hayes

SYDNEY A spokesperson for Cape Breton fishermen is fighting to stop four companies from fishing for herring using a method called mid-water trawling.

Josephine Burke-Kennedy, who represents multi-species licence holders in eastern Cape Breton, said mid-water trawling threatens fish stocks.

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