Supreme Court denies request for Asian carp block - Trade Only Today

Supreme Court denies request for Asian carp block

Author:
Publish date:
Social count:
0

The U.S. Supreme Court for a third time turned aside an urgent appeal from Great Lakes states to close Chicago-area shipping channels so that Asian carp won't have a doorway into the world's largest freshwater ecosystem.

The justices on Monday turned down without comment another request for intervention, the latest chapter in a nearly century-old dispute involving six Midwest states and the Canadian province of Ontario.

Click here for the full report.

Related

NMMA: Bad trade policies are piling up

President Trump announced a new round of tariffs on China that would affect marine components being imported from there, further jeopardizing strong growth in the industry, said the National Marine Manufacturers Association.

Law symposium issues call for speakers

Following the success of the 2017 and 2018 ABYC Marine Law Symposiums on the East Coast, the American Boat and Yacht Council will host next year’s Marine Law Symposium in Seattle on Jan. 8.