Chain mat

See "Excluder device"

Field Study 347

Study Type: 

wild

Location: 

US Mid Atlantic

Target catch: 

Scallop

Effect on bycatch species: 

Reduced interactions between hard shelled sea turtles and dredge gear

Effect on target catch: 

None reported

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