New Regulations Rankle Lobstermen
August 1, 2014
CapeCodOnline.com: Outer [Cape Cod] lobster fishermen say that new federal regulations protecting whales don’t just threaten their livelihood, they threaten their lives.
But supporters of the new rules say it’s time to cut back on the nearly half-million lobster pot and fishing gear lines that entangle whales at twice the rate allowed under federal laws enacted nearly 20 years ago.
Read more about new regulations for lobstermen.