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The vast majority of U.S.-caught North Atlantic swordfish are harvested using pelagic longline gear. Using this hook and line gear is among the most selective and conservation-oriented fishing methods used commercially worldwide.
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Swords: Life on the Line

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Swords: Life on the Line

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Original Productions

 

Government

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NOAA FishWatch

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International Commission for the
Conservation of Atlantic Tunas (ICCAT)

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National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)

 

NOAA Fisheries Service (NMFS)

 

NOAA Fisheries HMS Division

 

NOAA/BWFA Sea Turtle Research

 

Health and Safety

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American Heart Association

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mercuryfacts.org Website

 

Other Organizations