'Selling off the future’: Trump allows fishing in marine monument

Administration opening areas off New England coast up to commercial fishing, a move experts say will hurt the environmentDonald Trump is easing protections for a large marine monument off the coast of New England, opening it to commercial fishing. But ocean experts caution that the rollback to the Northeast Canyons and Seamounts Marine national monument will hurt the environment and won’t help fishermen who are struggling during the Covid-19 pandemic and economic downturn to find buyers for what they already catch.  Continue reading… Source – Full Article https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2020/jun/06/donald-trump-commercial-fishing-marine-monument