Behavioral responses of bottlenose dolphins, Tursiops truncatus, to gillnets and acoustic alarms

North Carolina, USA

Article: 

Target catch: 

Mixed

Study Type: 

Field study in the wild

Effect on target catch: 

None

Effect on bycatch species: 

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

Bycatch species: 

Fishing Gear: 

Reduction technique: