John Crosbie is escorted by police after announcing a two-year moratorium on the northern cod fishery. — Telegram file photo by Keith Gosse
It's been two decades since the northern cod fishery was closed, and today, The Telegram begins a six-part series on the moratorium's effects.
In the print and the e-edition is a brief refresher with John Crosbie, Ryan Cleary, and a man who was fishing with his son when catching cod was banned.
Also, you can listen to John Crosbie reflect on announcing the cod moratorium by clicking HERE.
And as part of this series, we want your moratorium memories.
All you have to do is post them in the comments section below.
To purchase the electronic edition, click HERE.