The bottom of the trap, no hope for these fish.

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    I dived into and underneath a cod trap while it was being hauled aboard to get photographs of what is looks like from the fish's perspective. These fish are trying to reach freedom but encounter the bottom of the trap where there is no hope for escape except for the small ones.

    1. @villeman 35 months ago | reply

      Great photo. I've used it in a news article about dwindling cod stocks in the Baltic Sea here (swedish):

      I hope you're okay with that!

    2. tips of my wings 22 months ago | reply

      Hey Derek, I used this photo in an Australian political science journal called AQ: Australian Quarterly ( Thanks for putting it up CC.

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