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Funding for innovative solutions to fisheries bycatch challenges.

NOAA Fisheries releases two reports showing the number of landings and value of for U.S. fisheries as well as the economic impact of U.S. commercial and recreation fishing.

NOAA says actions resulted in a safe, deliberate assessment and rescue of entangled humpback whale.

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