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Connecticut Congressional Members Urge Lobster Regulators To Consider Impact of New Rules on This State's Fishing Industry

Connecticut Congressional Members Urge Lobster Regulators To Consider Impact of New Rules on This State's Fishing Industry

Connecticut’s remaining lobstermen should be heard before regional fishing regulators  decide on a new plan to try and restore Long Island Sound’s lobster population, members of Connecticut congressional delegation urged Wednesday.

Five members of the delegation signed a letter to the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission asking that they get more feedback from Connecticut lobster operations before approving a final lobster management plan.

U.S. Sens. Chris Murphy and Richard Blumenthal, with U.S. Reps. Joe Courtney, D-2,...

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