Maine v. Kreps

ELR Citation: ELR 20762
No(s). 77-1337 (1st Cir. Aug 16, 1977)

The court remands the case with directions that the Secretary of Commerce provide reasons in accordance with the Fishery Conservation and Management Act, 16 U.S.C. §§1801 et seq., why an "optimum yield" of 33,000 metric tons (m.t.) of Georges Bank herring stock may be taken in the 1977 fishing sea...