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US-Canada Fishing Rights Dispute #259016

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 04, 1978
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(Studio) White House announcement of President Carter's signing bill to end fishing rts. dispute between United States and Canada reported.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(NYC) Question of oil and natural gas deposits in some disputed areas examined. Contd. disputes over salmon fishing off west coast, include United States court decision given American Indian tribes rts. to half salmon catch in American waters, and Canadian complaints about American fishermen in scallop beds off eastern coast outlined. Other disputes over areas around Georges Bank and Continental Shelf, Alaska and British Columbia, Vancouver Island and Washington and Beaufort Sea detailed.
REPORTER: Jim Kilpatrick

Reporter(s):
Kilpatrick, Jim;
Mudd, Roger
Duration:
00:02:40

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