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200 Mile Fishing Limit #47602

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 01, 1977
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(Studio) New 200 mile fishing limit for United States coast goes into effect today. Congress rushes through legislature to allow foreign vessels to fish in limits but with strict regulations.
REPORTER: Barbara Walters

(No location given) Actions of USSR , Japanese and Spanish ships noted. Spanish ships come into New York City port; Spain, Italy and Japan haven't finalized agreements with United States with regard to restrictions. Coast Guard commandant, Admiral Otis [sic] Siler, has news conference today at Cape Cod. [SILER - cites cooperation by other ntns. in new situation.] Today's only action is warning to USSR trawler.
REPORTER: Bill Stewart

Reporter(s):
Stewart, Bill;
Walters, Barbara
Duration:
00:01:50

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