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Response of Yellowfin Tuna to Different Sorting Grids for Reducing Juvenile Bycath

  • Author(s): Nelson, Peter
  • et al.
Abstract

Some fish species tend to congregate beneath floating objects and fishermen have used this to deploy special buoys knows as FADs. These FADs greatly increase the efficiency of fishing operations and are particularly popular with the internation tuna purse seine fleet in the tropical eastern Pacific Ocean.

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