The Cordova Times - WASTED CATCH - GOA flatfish trawl fishery targeted for high discards

Oceana report says harvesters annually throw overboard 34 million pounds of fish including halibut and cod

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Posted 03/20/2014

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A new report from the international ocean conservation organization Oceana says the Gulf of Alaska flatfish trawl fishery annually throw overboard 34 million pounds or 35 percent of its harvest.


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