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These are representative examples of hook sizes and styles researchers observed during the tarpon catch-and-release mortality study in Boca Grande Pass from 2002 to 2004.


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The Marine Fisheries Stock Enhancement program breeds and rears game fish and mollusks for release into marine waters and evaluates the use of hatchery-reared animals.

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