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- Bycatch (or by-catch), in the fishing industry, is a fish or other marine species that is caught unintentionally while catching certain target species...
- bycatch (or cetacean by-catch) is the incidental capture of non-target cetacean species such as dolphins, porpoises, and whales by fisheries. Bycatch...
- Human bycatch (or human by-catch) is a term for people who are unintentionally caught on film, in photos, or acoustically recorded on equipment used to...
- the IUCN Red List; the steep decline in abundance is primarily due to bycatch in gillnets from the illegal totoaba fishery. The vaquita was first described...
- purse seine tuna boats in the Eastern Pacific Ocean. Dolphins are a common bycatch in fisheries. There are more than 90,000 dolphins estimated to be killed...
- more than 3.4 million tons caught per year, chiefly in Asia. Rates of bycatch are unusually high for shrimp fishing, with the capture of sea turtles...
- family Mobulidae. It is currently listed as endangered, mostly due to bycatch mortality in unrelated fisheries. The devil fish is larger than its close...
- In the fishery business, a bycatch reduction device is a tool designed to minimize unintended capture (or bycatch) of marine animals, thus reducing the...
- means of drive hunting. Larger threats to porpoises include extensive bycatch in gill nets, competition for food from fisheries, and marine pollution...
- of terrapins. Crab pot bycatch may reduce local terrapin po****tions to less than half. To reduce terrapin entrapment, bycatch reduction devices (BRDs)...
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