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Reducing Bycatch Helps Restore Sea Turtle Populations
Bycatch—animals accidentally caught while people are fishing for other species—is the biggest threat to sea turtles in the ocean. This project is helping reduce sea turtle bycatch and restoring their populations after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill.
Streamer Lines: Saving Seabirds
Seabirds, including the endangered short-tailed albatross, can get caught on fishing lines. NOAA Fisheries partnered with government, academia, and industry to find a solution that significantly reduced seabird bycatch, and won a Presidential award.
B-Roll: Groundfish Trawl Fishing in the Northwest
Select footage of groundfish trawl fishing off the southern coast of Oregon. Footage includes trawl fishing operations, catch sorted by species including bycatch, fisheries observer measuring bycatch, and offload in Brookings, OR.