State scales back fishing after cold takes toll

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Two weeks of abnormally cool weather, capped by record-cold water temperatures earlier this month, have prompted emergency measures not seen in decades to protect Florida's prized game fish species.

The widespread cold-related fish kills spanned the state and affected all species - not just game fish. Scientists expect many more to die as stressed survivors succumb to lesions and other illnesses.

Click here to read a report by the Herald Tribune.