Small Cetaceans (maximum length < 7.5 meters)

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Study Type: 

Field study in the wild

Location: 

Turkey

Target catch: 

turbot fish

Effect on bycatch species: 

Reduced harbor porpoise interactions with gillnet

Effect on target catch: 

Use of pingers did not signficiantly affect catch rates or size of fish caught

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Study Type: 

Field study in the wild

Location: 

North Carolina, USA

Target catch: 

Mixed

Effect on bycatch species: 

No difference on group size or closest approach to the net between active and control pingers

Effect on target catch: 

None

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Study Type: 

Field study in the wild

Location: 

Mediterranean, Balearic Islands

Target catch: 

Red mullet

Effect on bycatch species: 

Reduced bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) depredation

Effect on target catch: 

Increased target catch and reduced dolphin damage to the catch

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Study Type: 

Field study in the wild

Location: 

Balearic Islands, Mediterranean Sea

Target catch: 

Mixed species

Effect on bycatch species: 

49% reduction in depredation rate by bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus)

Effect on target catch: 

Increased target catch (but not significant)

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Study Type: 

Field study in the wild

Location: 

Argentina

Target catch: 

Sea trout, croaker, letherjack, Patagonian smooth hound

Effect on bycatch species: 

Reduced dolphin bycatch

Effect on target catch: 

No effect

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