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NOAA Photo Library Image - fish5460

Aboard the FWS GERONIMO, research vessel of the Tropical Atlantic Biological Laboratory at Virginia Key, Florida. Fishermen are landing a 60-lb yellowfin tuna using a three-pole, on-line rig with barbless hook. This was during the GERONIMO's third cruise devoted to surveys of the distribution of surface tuna schools in the area.

Image ID: fish5460, NOAA's Historic Fisheries Collection
Location: Africa, Gulf of Guinea
Credit: NOAA Central Library Historical Fisheries Collection

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