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"I'm sure fishermen will appreciate any relief they get from the administration, but unless the monument is revoked it won't cure the legal problem that we highlight in the lawsuit," said Jonathan Wood, an attorney with Pacific Legal Foundation, which is representing the fishing groups.
"Monument designations in the ocean, if they are legal, are and will be huge," he said. "It will undermine the ability to sustainably regulate fisheries. It forces fishermen to concentrate in the areas that are left."