JEFF ROTMAN / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY JEFF ROTMAN / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Bycatch of Little Skate (Leucoraja erinacea), American lobster (Homarus americanus), Yellowtail Flounder (Limanda ferruginea) and Northern Sea Star (Asterias Vulgaris) on deck of fishing dragger. Stellwagen Banks, New England, United States, North Atlantic Ocean. Fishing regulations require that bycatch (restricted species or undersized catch) be thrown back, even if dead.
Model release not required. Property release not required.