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Sharing the fish: toward a national policy on individual fishing quotas / Committee to Review Individual Fishing Quotas, Ocean Studies Board, Commission on Geosciences, Environment, and Resources, National Research Council.

p. cm.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

ISBN 0-309-06330-2 (casebound)

1. Fishery management—United States. 2. Fishery policy—United States. 3. Fishery management.  4. Fishery policy. I. National Research Council (U.S.). Committee to Review Individual Fishing Quotas.

SH221.S47 S87 1999 98-58059


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