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South Texas Coast Guard units turn fisheries bust to aid

Shown here is the launcha seized with 151 red snappers by Coast Guard crew members for illegal fishing in American waters, Dec. 15, 2012. The catch was turned over to Sea Turtle Inc. which will use the fish to feed injured sea turtles in their care. U.S. Coast Guard photo.



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Date Taken:12.15.2012

Date Posted:12.16.2012 18:17

Photo ID:802442

VIRIN:121215-G-ZZ999-002

Resolution:306x408

Size:23.07 KB

Location:CORPUS CHRISTI, TX, USGlobe

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