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Fish / Fishermen #235525

CBS Evening News for Monday, Jul 29, 1974
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(Studio) Federal mkting. officials predict lower retail prices for frozen fish. Fisher men worried about international conference on ocean law underway in Venezuela. Conf. to decide on 200 mile territorial limit. Many fisherman to be unhappy no matter how limit controversy is settled.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(New Bedford, Massachusetts) New England fishermen favor 200 mile territorial limit. [Skipper Harry SWAIN - says foreign fishermen clean out area.] Several species nearly disappear off New England.
REPORTER: Robert Schakne

(San Diego, California) In California, fishermen against 200 mile territorial limit because most tuna fishing done in foreign waters. [Skipper Isaias LUZ - says leaving San Diego harbor not profitable if fee must be paid each time foreign territorial limit crossed.]
REPORTER: Robert Schakne

(New Bedford, Massachusetts) Main question is how to save fisheries from being overfished.
REPORTER: Robert Schakne

Cronkite, Walter;
Schakne, Robert

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