Wednesday, April 12, 2006

The Cape formerly known as Cod

Fishing was bad last year off New England. So bad that it was hard to find cod.

Time to think of a new name for Cape Cod, how about "Cape Jellyfish?"

I wonder if this fisherman hauling in a cod would believe that he and his colleagues could really catch the last fish?

The sad news from Maine:
"New England fishery managers formally approved new restrictions for the region's struggling groundfish industry on Thursday. Some fishermen said the rules won't work, and a Canadian study raised new questions about the ability of cod populations to rebound...."-Portland Press-Herald

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