Preliminary report of side-setting experiments in a large sized longline vessel

Yokota, K. and Kiyota, M.
Journal/Publisher Name
National research Institute of Far Seas Fisheries, Fisheries Research Agency, Japan
Side-setting of longline fishing gear in the western North Pacific deterred seabirds-- Black-footed albatross (Phoebastria nigripes) and Laysan albatross Phoebastria immutabilis)?from taking bait and improved the sinking rate of baited hooks.