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Tsunami Damage to Fisheries, Sea Life Widespread

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Tsunami Damage to Fisheries, Sea Life Widespread

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Tsunami Damage to Fisheries, Sea Life Widespread

Tsunami Damage to Fisheries, Sea Life Widespread

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Fishing communities along the Indian Ocean are reeling from the devastation wrought by Sunday's tsunami, and whole fishing fleets are in ruins. Offshore, fish communities could be equally devastated — and the impact this will have on local fishing communities could be long-lasting. Hear NPR's Jennifer Ludden and Fernanda Guerrieri, an official with the United Nation's Food and Agriculture Organization.

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