Northeast Canyon's Monument Defenders Never Looked at Costs, Considered Alternatives (opinion)
SEAFOODNEWS.COM [SeafoodNews] [Opinion] by Eric Reid - October 12, 2018
The following op-ed was written by Eric Reid, of Seafreeze Shoreside Inc., a seafood processor and wholesaler based in North Kingstown, Rhode Island.
The creation of the Northeast Canyons and Seamounts Marine National Monument in 2016 was opposed by many in the East Coast seafood industry, on the grounds that the monument designation was not needed to support conservation aims. Further, the prohibition on commercial fishing was never scientifically justified.
Now the Trump Administration is proposing to ...
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