The Canadian Press

1995-03-12 | Fish-Wars

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Thousands of Newfoundlanders lined St. John's harbor as the Spanish fishing vessel Estai was escorted into port. It had been seized for allegedly overfishing turbot off Newfoundland. Fishermen's Union president Earle McCurdy said he was proud of the way Ottawa handled the matter.

Date: 1995-03-12
Placeline: St John's, NL, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 17 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << it is not often in this country of ours that one senses an overwhelming feeling of patriotism and optimism such as the feeling one gets from the action being taken by our federal minister of fisheries in dealing with foreign overfishing occurring off our coast >>

Clip ID: 19950312CPCN001