WAMC New England News
4:40 am
Wed December 27, 2006

Ban on Use of Lead Sinkers While Fishing Effective Monday in Vermont

Montpelier, VT – Last January, the state of Vermont banned the sale of lead fishing sinkers that weigh a half ounce or less. On Monday, any use of those sinkers is also banned. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.