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NOAA Photo Library Image - fizh1859

Missouri River Oahe Reservoir commercial fishing investigations. BCF vessel crew and biologist removing catch from Lake Erie type trap net preparatory to measuring, weighing, fin clipping, and returning to water. Four such traps caught nearly 100,000 pounds of mostly buffalofish and crappies in two months.

Image ID: fizh1859, NOAA's Historic Fisheries Collection
Location: South Dakota, Missouri River
Photo Date: 1963
Credit: NOAA Central Library Historical Fisheries Collection

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