July 20, 2008
Endangered Visitors: Long line fishing could snarl leatherback turtles as they troll for jellyfish in the Monterey Bay.
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To protect turtles, state legislators pass a resolution to ban long-line fishing. The federal fisheries council may not care.
A modern-day battle of state versus federal rights is underway and the outcome may determine the fate of a frequent visitor to the Monterey Bay. Right now, the feds have the power, and a bystander ...