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Article: 

Southern Brazil

Target catch: 

Swordfish, blue sharks

Study Type: 

Field study in the wild

Effect on target catch: 

Increased catch rates of target species (swordfish by 32% and blue sharks by 15.1%)

Effect on bycatch species: 

Reduced incidental capture of seabirds by 64%

Reduction technique: 

Bycatch species: 

Fishing Gear: