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NOAA Photo Library Image - post0166

NOAA Port Agent Joanne Pellegrino, stationed in Toms River, New Jersey, removes an otolith (ear bone) from a Golden Tilefish, as part of a biological sampling exercise. Port Agents visit docks, where fish are off loaded by commercial fishers, to take samples, measure and weigh the fish.

Image ID: post0166, NOAA's People Collection
Location: New Jersey, Toms River
Credit: NOAA 200th Anniversary Postcards from the Field

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