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Solís administration backs down from bill to reinstate shrimp trawling
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Solís administration backs down from bill to reinstate shrimp trawling

The Tico Times - March 25, 2016

Facing opposition from lawmakers and pressure from environmental groups, government fishing authorities pulled a controversial shrimp trawling bill from the legislative agenda last week. If passed, the…

New bill could bring shrimp trawling back to Costa Rica – depending on whom you ask
Environment and Wildlife
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Environment and Wildlife
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New bill could bring shrimp trawling back to Costa Rica – depending on whom you ask

The Tico Times - December 15, 2015

Legal shrimp trawling could be returning to Costa Rican waters with a new bill up for debate in the Legislative Assembly. The Bill for the Development and…

Shrimpers protest trawling ban
Business
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Business
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Shrimpers protest trawling ban

The Tico Times - April 1, 2014

Carrying signs, horns and noisemakers, hundreds of shrimp fishermen marched outside the Legislative Assembly on Tuesday to protest the permanent expiration of another shrimp trawling license following…