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NOAA Photo Library Image - fish2070

Tuna caught with rod and reel and live bait. Rod and reel as opposed to pole and line method is used when fish are far from boat instead of directly under or near the boat. The rod and reel allows casting live bait to the fish.

Image ID: fish2070, NOAA's Fisheries Collection
Location: Atlantic Ocean, Bay of Biscay
Photo Date: 1973
Photographer: Jose Cort


Category: Fisheries/Technique Rod and Reel/

High Resolution Photo Available





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