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DNR Closes Commercial Striped Bass Hook And Line 2007 Season
The 2007 striped bass commercial hook and line fishery closes at 12:01 a.m. on Thursday, November 22, 2007. The hook and line portion of the combined gill net and hook and line quota is expected to be caught by the date of closure.
November 19, 2007
Contact: Olivia Campbell
410-260-8016 office I 410-507-7525 cell
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