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Proposed ban on commercial fishing off Miami

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August 7, 2014
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With fish populations decreasing, the National Park Service is proposing a ban on commercial fishing in Biscayne National Park off the coast of Miami, an area that's been fished for generations. (Aug. 7) Video provided by AP


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