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Pacific Ocean / Salmon Poaching #123178

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jul 19, 1989
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Bellingham, WA: Gary Shepard) Salmon poaching in Pacific Ocean by Taiwan, Japan and South Korea featured; scenes shown from Coast Guard film of Taiwanese fishing boat that was fishing illegally. [Coast Guard Captain Nick SCHOWENGERDT - comments on case.] [SEACOM spokesperson Warren BALLARD - says fishing treaties say migratory salmon belong to US.] [Fisherman Richard GEORGE - discusses losses.] Coast Guard's role in combatting salmon pirates reported; scenes shown.

Jennings, Peter;
Shepard, Gary

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