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NOAA Photo Library Image - fish7991

Pumping alewives from a poundnet in Milwaukee Harbor. This prolific fish - an invasive species in the Great Lakes - dominated Lake Michigan catches during the 1960's.

Image ID: fish7991, NOAA's Historic Fisheries Collection
Location: Wisconsin, Milwaukee
Credit: NOAA Central Library Historical Fisheries Collection; P. 412 of "Our Changing Fisheries" 1970 Centenary NMFS centenary volume

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