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Why is the New Zealand Government Wimping Out to the Fishing Industry?

24 September 2004 Greenpeace criticizes the decision of the New Zealand government to take a weak "case by case" approach to deal with the greatest threat to life in the deep sea: bottom trawling. More

And according to Forest and Bird: "Government wriggles to avoid bottom trawling moratorium". More

Read New Zealand Herald article, 27 Sept 2004.