Functionality of a full-sized marine mammal exclusion device

Authors: 

Gibson, D. and B. Isakssen

Year: 

1998

Journal/Publisher Name: 

Science for Conservation

Volume (Issue #): 

81
Summary: 
An excluder device, tested on a trawl net in a flume tank with dummy seals in New Zealand excluded dummy seals from the codend of the net. The modifications were trialed to address bycatch of Hookers sea lions and New Zealand fur seals.