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US-Canada Fishing Rights Dispute #258587

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Jun 04, 1978
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((Studio) Reciprocal bans on fishing by Americans and Canadians on other's side of border, include Great Lakes, noted.
REPORTER: Morton Dean

(Lake Erie) Warnings given fishermen by United States and Canada Coast Guards re: violations of fishing rights orders on Great Lakes reported; is noted that beginning on Monday, violators will be arrested. [US Coast Guard Lieutenant Chas. WINFREY - says fishermen found in violation will be subject to arrest and seizure of vessels.] Details of fishing rights dispute between United States and Canada given. Lake Erie mentioned.
REPORTER: Don Webster

(Studio) Coast Guards' preparations to patrol both Atlantic and Pacific noted. Possible penalties for violators reported.
REPORTER: Morton Dean

Dean, Morton;
Webster, Don

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