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Drift Gillnets: Overview

Drift Gillnets: Overview | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
In the Pacific Ocean off California’s coast, mile-long driftnets are used to capture swordfish and thresher sharks. But that’s not all they catch. When the nets are deployed in the evenings to soak ov
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Lorraine Chaffer's curator insight, June 18, 2014 5:24 AM

Option topic : Marine environments and management 

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Exposing California’s Dirty Little Secret

Exposing California’s Dirty Little Secret | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Mile-long drift gillnets create a deadly trap for ocean wildlife. These nets, meant for swordfish and thresher sharks, form dangerous underwater walls that entangle iconic ocean marine life, preventin
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