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 Kyle Van Houtan, while at Duke University, Durham, NC. Now at Emory University, Atlanta, GA
 Daniel Pauly, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC

  • Van Houtan, K. and D. Pauly, Remote observation of mudtrails from fishing trawlers, manuscript.

Data and Images

  • United States, June 2004 (  Blue Marble: Next Generation , satellite: NASA Terra/Aqua, sensor: MODIS )
  • Bottom trawler ( GA Dept of Natural Resources file photo )
  • Shrimp and bycatch ( Eliott Norse, Marine Conservation Biology Institute/ Marine Photobank )
  • Trawler mudtrails in Gulf of Mexico (  Global Land Cover Facility , satellite: NASA Landsat 7, sensor: ETM+ )