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Historic Fishing Town of Monterey, California, Gets New Funding to Focus on Sustainable Sourcing. The Daily Meal. July 22, 2015.

Greenwire E&E: Loan program that supports Calif. fishing industry wins sustainability award. Reprinted from Greenwire with permission from Environment & Energy Publishing, LLC. 202-628-6500. January 23, 2013.

Environmental fund helps make fisheries sustainable. San Francisco Business Times. January 19, 2011.

More fish tales to come? Sustainable Industries. April 22, 2009.

Funding for sustainable fisheries. Sustainable Industries. April 2, 2009.

Blue is Green: Environmental Defense Fund unveils fisheries micro-loan program. Monterey County Weekly. April 2, 2009

First Sustainable Fishing Loan Program in the U.S. Launches at Google HQ. Fast Company. March 31, 2009.

Sustainable Fishing Lands $5M in Funding from Green Group. March 30, 2009.

Growing our seafood in our oceans. San Diego Union Tribune. February 1, 2009.

Time to cast line on programs to sustain state fisheries (pdf). San Jose Mercury News. March 13, 2007.

State Establishes Innovative Revolving Loan Fund for Sustainable Fishing: 'California Fisheries Fund' to Revitalize State's Marine Fisheries. Environmental Defense Fund. March 8, 2007.

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Environmental Defense Fund project receives California's ‘highest environmental honor’ January 23, 2013

California Fisheries Fund, New Resource Bank Loan Wild Planet Foods $3 Million January 21, 2011

EDF Launches Nation's First Sustainable Fishing Loan Program March 30, 2009