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Bycatch

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What Is Bycatch?| A Cartoon Crash Course

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Tackling Bycatch in U.S. Fisheries

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The Truth About Bycatch

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Bycatch Reduction Device in action

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Born to Be Wild: The bycatch of trawl fishing

Bycatch, in the fishing industry, is a fish or other marine species that is caught unintentionally while catching certain target species and target sizes of fish, crabs etc. Bycatch is either of a different species, the wrong sex, or is undersized or juvenile individuals of the target species. The term "bycatch" is also sometimes used for untargeted catch in other forms of animal harvesting or collecting.