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Billfish: Battle on the Line (Episode #703H)

KQED Plus: Thu, Oct 26, 2017 -- 11:30 AM

The unique oceanographic conditions of the eastern tropical Pacific make the area one of the best spots in the world for big game anglers to hook billfish. But intense pressures from commercial fishing operations have taken their toll on the numbers of sailfish and marlin in the region. Researchers are studying the animals to provide the data necessary to protect the fish populations from further decline.

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