August 2003 events or publications
- California Legislature passes Bill protecting ocean waters from aquaculture.
- Importers, restaurants begin testing for PCBs in farmed salmon.
- Lawsuit, legislation to halt use of Atrezine, PBDEs.
- Type of mercury found in some fish may be less harmful than originally thought.
- California approves conservative quota for 2003-2004 San Francisco Bay herring fishery.