Fishing communities in Monterey Bay expect an economic blow following the early closure of the commercial crab season

Fishing communities in Monterey Bay expect an economic blow following the early closure of the commercial crab season



THE MANDATE ONCE FEDERAL APPROVAL IS GIVEN.### THE COMMERCIAL DUNGESESS CRAB FISHERY OFF THE CALIFORNIAN COAST WILL END NEXT WEEK. THE REASON? TOO MANY WHALES ANGLING IN FISHING LINES…INCLUDING AT LEAST ONE IN MONTEREY BAY. ACTION NEWS EIGHT REPORTER ARIANA JA IS SO LIVELY IN MONTEREY WITH A LOOK AT THE ECONOMIC IMPACT ON OUR LOCAL FISHING COMMUNITIES, ARI? ERIN .. 01:29 ENANGLENTMES WERE ON THE RISE DURING 16 17 2015. THEY CERTAINLY DROP DRAMATICALLY. UNFORTUNATELY, THIS YEAR WE HAVE HAD FIVE ENTANGLEMENTS SINCE END OF JANUARY. 01:42 ..THESE 5 ENTANGLES OCCURED MOSTLY IN MONTEREY BAY AND SAN MAT EO COUNTY.. AND THIS IS EXACTLY WHY THE CAFOLIRNIA FISH & WILDLIFE HAVE CLOSED COMMERCIAL FISHERIES ON THE CENTRAL COAST AND PLAN TO PLACE RESTRICTIONS ON RECREATIONAL CRAB.. 00:33 THE DIRECTOR WILL IMPLEMENT A TRAVEL RESTRICTION WHERE THEY CANNOT USE CRAB TRAPS, BUT THEY CAN USE OTHER GATHERING METHODS SUCH AS FOOD NETS OR TRAPS. 00:42..THEY SAY 5 OF THESE ENTANGLEMENTS HAVE BEEN HUMPUP WHALES..WHICH ARE OPPLECTED BY THE ENDANGERED SPECIES ACT… 4:42 SO REALLY WHAT THIS REALLY REALLY IS, FISHING CAN’T ENTANGLE ANY WHALES. THEY ARE FEDERALLY PROTECTED AND THIS REALLY PUT THE FISHERY AT RISK THAT THEY MAY NOT BE ABLE TO CONTINUE FISHING. 4:52 ..WHICH FISHERMEN SAY THEY VERY UNDERSTAND .. BUT THE PRICE THEY HAVE FOR Y PA IS NOT CHEAP…. GIOVANNI NAEVOLOSO HAS FISHED FOR OVER 60 YEARS.. 45 YEARS IN MONTEREY . HE SAYS HE IS AT HIS AGE HE SHOULD WORK LESS BUT IT’S DIFFICULT WHEN FISHING IS HIS ONLY SOURCE OF INCOME. , FOR PEOPLE LIKE ME WHO DEPEND ON A SOLID DAY OF FISHING 6:36 ESPECIALLY CRAB 68:3 8:18 NOW WITH AGE YOU WANT TO TRY TO C TURHE CORNER AND WORK A LITTLE LESS AND INTERRUPTED A BIG SURPRISE 8:25 FOR ME IT’S A BIT DIFFICULT 8:28.. CLOSURES THAT REFLECT THE D CHAIN ‘SUPPLY. THE FISHERMAN, THE RETAILER AND THE WHOLESALER AND THE RESTAURANTS. 1:32 IT’S QUITE DIFFICULT, 1:33 MOSTLY, IT’S BAD FOR THE MAN-FISHERMAN. FISH CO.// ((2ND PART)) > 2:30 AT THE TIME USED TO MAKE A VERY GOOD LIVING AND KEEP WORKING IN THE WINTER.. BUT FISH WILDLIFE SAYS IT ALL DEPENDS ON THE START OF WHALE MIGRATION.. BUT THEY WORK CLOSELY THWI FISHERMAN ON THE WAY TO P

Fishing communities in Monterey Bay expect an economic blow following the early closure of the commercial crab season

Fishing communities in Monterey Bay expect an economic blow following the early closure of the commercial crab season

Fishing communities in Monterey Bay expect an economic blow following the early closure of the commercial crab season

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