[News]: Environmental performance in sth'rn squid fishery - Scoop.co.nz

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  1. octobot

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    Environmental performance in sth'rn squid fishery
    [SIZE=-1]Scoop.co.nz, New Zealand - 6 hours ago[/SIZE]
    [SIZE=-1]"Environmental performance has improved in the southern squid fishery, with fewer sea lion deaths this year," Fisheries Minister Jim Anderton announced ...[/SIZE]
    [SIZE=-1]Anderton welcomes lower sea lion death figure [SIZE=-1]Stuff.co.nz[/SIZE][/SIZE]
    [SIZE=-1]Sea lion preying on endangered penguins [SIZE=-1]Radio New Zealand[/SIZE][/SIZE]
    [SIZE=-1]Less sea lions being killed [SIZE=-1]Newstalk ZB[/SIZE][/SIZE]
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  2. Jean

    Jean Colossal Squid Supporter

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    That's probably because they weren't fishing as intensely! I bet if they worked out percentage of deaths per tow or similar there wouldn't be any reduction!

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