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NOAA Photo Library Image - fish7980

Lobster pot floats hanging on wall of house. In New England, nearly every port has a group of lobstermen each of whom has his own distinctive colorful floats. Pots belonging to each fisherman can easily be located when they are in the water.

Image ID: fish7980, NOAA's Historic Fisheries Collection
Location: New England
Credit: NOAA Central Library Historical Fisheries Collection; P. 168 of "Our Changing Fisheries" 1970 Centenary NMFS centenary volume

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