Image: IKMT coming on board

IKMT coming on board

An Isaacs-Kidd midwater trawl being brought on board a research vessel, east of Fiji, March 2013.

Michael Miller
© Michael Miller


As its name suggests, the IKMT is used to sample fishes from the midwaters, between the surface and the bottom.

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