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Massachusetts / Cod Fishing #1044960

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Feb 27, 2013
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Gloucester, Massachusetts: Ron Mott) New rules for cod fishermen threatening the way of life in Gloucester, Massachusetts examined; clip from the film “The Perfect Storm” shown; details given about the reduction in the catch limit in the Gulf of Maine. [Cape Ann Seafood Exchange Chris DUFFEY†- states cod is the major cash crop.] [NOAA’s John BULLARD†- says the fishermen are not catching cod.] [Fishermen Donald KING, Russell SHERMAN – react to the 77 percent reduction.] [“Gloucester Daily Times” Richard GAINES††- says you feel it everywhere in the community.]

Williams, Brian;
Mott, Ron

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