To make sure the same turtle is not captured twice during the
10-day research period, they are marked with temporary paint that
will wash off after a few weeks.
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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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