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Sabin actually caught and released 10 billfish during her 11-month trek, including a shortbill spearfish and roundscale spearfish.
Prince, a billfish expert who has since retired from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, was stumped.
The council has jurisdiction over the waters where 140 long-line vessels based in Hawaii — as well as a handful in American Samoa — fish mostly for tuna and billfish.
Fishing tournaments have to obtain federal permits to target highly migratory fish species including sharks, tunas and billfish, Jenkins said.
Points will be awarded for up to three billfish releases.
A vast treasure trove of information on the secret lives of ocean predators is being revealed through pioneering efforts to monitor the movements of sharks, billfish, and bluefin tuna using cutting-edge technology.
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