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NOAA Photo Library Image - ship4071

Figure 7. Isaacs-Kidd trawling net for intermediate depths. Devised by John D. Isaacs and Lewis W. Kidd from Scripps Institution of Oceanography in 1950. above shows the net at the point of immersion. This net was meant to capture very large animals of very great speed. This net was successfully tested at more than 1000 meters water depth off California in 1950.

Image ID: ship4071, Voyage To Inner Space - Exploring the Seas With NOAA Collect
Credit: Oceanographic Museum of Monaco

Category: Oceanography/Historical instruments/

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