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A wounded but still active blue shark (Prionace glauca), in the open ocean outside of Rhode Island. Longline fishing is still legal in R.I., but the passive damage it does was apparent in the dozens o

A wounded but still active blue shark (Prionace glauca), in the open ocean outside of Rhode Island. Longline fishing is still legal in R.I., but the passive damage it does was apparent in the dozens of injured sharks we saw.

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Date Taken: 07.2011
Date Uploaded: 11.2012
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Camera: NIKON D300
Copyright: © Terry Goss