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Old 10-19-2011, 09:00 AM
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You're right. We still really need to reduce the take. This is a good year but the last couple of bad years can't be ignored.

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Originally Posted by Dble Haul
This is both good and bad news.

It's good in the sense that the stripers have had a good recruitment year, and we should see the dividends in about five years.

It's bad in the sense that fisheries management might use this information to justify not changing any current kill quotas.
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