Comments for: Feds shut down important scallop area with support of fishermen

Posted Dec. 16, 2012, at 10:52 a.m.

BOSTON — The federal fisheries service has closed an important scallop area to fishing at the request of New England regulators and with the support of the scallop industry. The closure of the so-called “Elephant Trunk Area” aims to protect growing scallops there. The area off the coasts of Delaware …

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