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

Authors: 

Yokota, K. and Kiyota, M.

Year: 

2006

Journal/Publisher Name: 

National research Institute of Far Seas Fisheries, Fisheries Research Agency, Japan
Summary: 
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.