Marine turtles occasionally get entangled in crab or lobster
trap lines. As the number of traps used in Florida increases, the
number of entanglements are expected to increase as well.
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FWC Facts:Like a message in a bottle, “Please Release” on an external tag tells anglers that researchers are tracking a fish implanted with an acoustic tag.
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