Marine fisheries regulation summaries as of January, 2001
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Marine fisheries regulation summaries as of January, 2001

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Published by Massachusetts Division of Marine Fisheries in [Boston, Mass.] .
Written in English


  • Fishery law and legislation,
  • Law and legislation,
  • Shellfish gathering,
  • Marine fishes,
  • Shellfish fisheries

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesMassachusetts Division of Marine Fisheries rules & regulations summary (as of January 2001)
Statementupdated by Brian Kelly
ContributionsMassachusetts. Division of Marine Fisheries
The Physical Object
Pagination38 p. ;
Number of Pages38
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25470058M

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