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Mermaid’s purses

Observed: 6th October 2012 By: adrianashleyadrianashley’s reputation in Fish
mermaid’s purses
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Found hundreds of mermaid’s purses on the beach. Lots of them still had little dogfish wriggling around inside them and some were attached to small bits of sponge.
Do you thing this is the result of some type of fishing activity, bar trawlers perhaps?

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