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Pacific Fishery Management Council Announces Adoption of New Fishery Ecosystem Plan

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The Pacific Fishery Management Council’s unanimously approved ecosystem plan represents a “new era of more sophisticated fishery management,” Chairman Dan Wolford said in a council press release on April 9. Wolford cited strong public testimony to justify the Council adopting the plan and moving ahead with its first concrete initiative -- to improve protection of currently unmanaged forage fish on the West Coast.

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