Thursday, July 13, 2017

Lawsuit seeks to protect whales, turtles from California gillnets

(Reuters) - Environmentalists have filed a lawsuit seeking to force U.S. fisheries managers to implement plans for restricting the number of whales and turtles permitted to be inadvertently snared in drift gillnets used for catching swordfish off California's coast.


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