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Fishery Conservation and Management Act (1976)


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US legislation that provided for the conservation and management of fisheries, which established a 200‐mile fishery conservation zone and Regional Fishery Management Councils comprising Federal and State officials, including the US Fish and Wildlife Service. Also known as Magnuson Fishery Conservation and Management Act.

Subjects: Environmental Science.


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