Signature Request for Senate Bill 1017
On behalf of the California Association of Zoos and Aquariums (CAZA) I am writing
you to ask for your signature of SB 1017, legislation that would help commercial
fishermen phase out the use of drift gillnets when catching swordfish by financially
assisting fishermen, assisting them shift towards more sustainable and
environmentally friendly fishing gear such as deep-set buoy gear.