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Old 09-23-2016, 10:59 PM   #10
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Originally Posted by Al View Post
JHC!!!! Murray, and I thought NOAA regs being unbelievable !!
While I occasional catch a cook fish (Halibut) and deal with it in a historical way so far not being challenged, has me now considering the purchase of fresh halibut from a retail outlet and the hell with fishing.
Same with salmon, easier to purchase from a retail source over the running cost of attempting to catch one or two besides the compliance with rules.
Sad status of government over reach. Beyond common sense.

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Crazy rules, I agree...but then one has to think back to how many halibut there were, and how huge they were when we were kids, and you have to admit that some limits are in order.
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