Performance in 2005 of an alternative leader design on the bycatch of sea turtles and the catch of finfish in Chesapeake Bay pound nets, offshore Kiptopeake, VA Data and results of preliminary analyses

Chesapeake Bay


Target catch: 

Multiple species

Study Type: 

Field study in the wild

Effect on target catch: 

No change in target catch

Effect on bycatch species: 

Reduced interactions

Bycatch species: 

Reduction technique: