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Jeffry Fasick of University of Tampa and colleagues show North Atlantic right whales perceve their prey using vision at multiple ocean depths.

Caught In The Same Net? Small-Scale Fishermen’s Perceptions Of Interactions With Sea Turtles & Protected Species

Featured Bycatch Species

Chilean Dolphin

Historically, the Chilean dolphin has been hunted both for food and for crab bait (Reeves et al 2008).

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