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NOAA Photo Library Image - fish6450

BCF biologists periodically sample shrimp grown in 1/16 acre experimental ponds at Galveston to obtain information on length and weight increases. These data helped determine the economic feasibility of shrimp farming in the United States .

Image ID: fish6450, NOAA's Historic Fisheries Collection
Location: Texas, Galveston
Photo Date: 1960 circa
Photographer: D. Patlan
Credit: NOAA Central Library Historical Fisheries Collection

Category: Historic Fisheries/

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