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The California-based Swordfish Drift Gillnet Fishery in the News

Editorial: Dead dolphins, whales and sea turtles aren’t acceptable collateral damage for swordfishing
July 23, 2018
Source: Los Angeles Times

Environmental snapshots on bees, driftnets and foam-plastic waste in North County
June 28, 2018
Source: The Coast News Group

End California’s Walls of Death
June 27, 2018
Source: Sport Fishing

California State Senate votes to ban driftnets for swordfishing
June 7, 2018
Source: Seafood Source

Graphic Undercover Footage of Dead Dolphins, Sharks, Could Make This Fishing Net Illegal
May 3, 2018
Source: Newsweek

US senators seek end to driftnet fishing
April 30, 2018
Source: Seafood Source

Conservation group sues to uphold whale, turtle protections
July 17, 2017
Source: San Diego Union Tribune

Environmental group sues after Trump administration scraps effort to protect West Coast sea animals
July 13, 2017
Source: Los Angeles Times

Feds Move to Protect Endangered Species from Fishing Nets
September 15, 2015
Source: California Public News Service

State lawmakers call for plan to transition away from drift gillnets
December 24, 2014
Source:  Santa Cruz Sentinel

Conservation groups reveal the dark side of your swordfish steak
Aug 6, 2014
Source: Monterey Weekly

Swordfishing practices under scrutiny on California’s coast
June 14, 2014
Source: PBS News Hour

Could this be the end of California’s drift gillnet fishing?
April 16, 2014
Source: Bay Nature

Ban on Drift Gill Nets Would Protect Endangered Pacific Marine Animals
February 21, 2014
Source: Sportfishing Magazine

Feds add tough rules for swordfish boats
September 3, 2013
Source: Santa Cruz Sentinel

Gruesome Secret Lies Beneath Pacific
May 22, 2013
California Public News Service