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Shark Fishing #340381

CBS Evening News for Friday, Sep 20, 1991
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Bayou La Batre, Alabama: Scott Pelley) The business of shark fishing featured; scenes shown. Environmentalists' concerns about shark fishing, prior government encouragement of it reported. [Marine biologist Samuel GRUBER - says removal of mother sharks doesn't allow for rebuilding of the population.] United States regulators' proposed moratorium on shark fishing mentioned. [Fisherman Chris BRANNEN - says moratorium would put him out of business.] [Federal regulator Bill FOX - says the government did not do a good job of managing the industry.]

Reporter(s):
Pelley, Scott;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:02:20

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