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Md. Man Sentenced to 18 Months in Jail for Poaching Rockfish

A Maryland man has been sentenced to 18 months in federal prison for illegally harvesting hundreds of thousands of pounds of rockfish from the Chesapeake Bay.


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Two Watermen Charged in Rockfish Bust

Maryland Natural Resources Police say they’ve charged two watermen with overharvesting rockfish or striped bass on the Patapsco River.