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Find references and summaries from bycatch reduction studies, and descriptions of bycatch mitigation techniques.


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Fishing Gear Modifications

Research and development of bycatch reduction devices.

Fishery Animal Interactions

Understanding interactions between non-target species and fishing operations

Global Bycatch Exchange

Facilitating a global exchange of information on bycatch and bycatch reduction

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Consortium Scientists will be attending the FAO Workshop on Means and Methods for Reducing Marine Mammal Mortality in Fishing and Aquaculture Operations

Risk versus reward: interactions, depredation rates and bycatch mitigation of dolphins in demersal fish trawls

Featured Bycatch Species

Pilot Whales

Bycatch of pilot whales (short-finned) occurs in the pelagic longline fisheries targeting swordfish, tuna, and shark in the U.S.

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