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When America Sneezes

Apr 14,2007 SACN


"SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - One of the nation's most ambitious plans to protect marine life was approved Friday when a state panel voted to ban or restrict fishing across more than 200 square miles of water off Central California.

The Fish and Game Commission unanimously designated 29 marine preserves between Santa Barbara and Half Moon Bay, 13 of which would be off-limits to all anglers, commercial and recreational. Deep water fishing would be prohibited in the rest."

Full article in The Guardian

Monsters and Critics

Los Angeles Times

Examiner.Com



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