black marlin

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large game fish in the Pacific Ocean

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3647 own shares for each Black Marlin share, valuing Black Marlin at CAD0.
Indo-Pacific black marlin Makaira indica Escolar Lepidocybium flauobrunneum Indo-Pacific blue marlin Makaira mazara Wahoo Acanthocybium solandri Shortfin mako shark Isurus oxyrinchus Barracuda Sphyraena spp.
The agreement has been signed to acquire all of the issued and to be issued share capital of Black Marlin.
Short-term movement and behaviour of black marlin Makaira indica in the Coral Sea as determined through a pop-up satellite archival tagging experiment.
Because of the great abundance of billfish species (striped, blue, and black marlin, sailfish, and swordfish) in waters of the Mexican Pacific, in many areas of the coast centers of recreational fishing have been established causing an increase in all aspects of the tourist industry.
More pertinent to the ongoing scientific research, Hemingway included several photographs of fish and inquiries about whether Cadwalader wanted skins of striped and black marlin, or only the measurements.
He told us that his biggest fish was a 1,560-pound black marlin caught off the coast of Peru.
Some game fishers claim that tuna longlining in the tropical waters of North Queensland, in a region known as Area E, is threatening black marlin stocks, reducing the numbers available to the world-renowned game fishery off Cairns.
And the current world best for a black marlin is 1,560lbs caught off Peru in 1953.
In part that's because these waters are among the best in the world for the high-leaping blue marlin, which, along with the black marlin, is considered the ultimate prize in the ocean sportfishing lottery.
Biggest fish of the day was a 132-pound black marlin, caught by the team of Fred Moreno, Jose Fonseca, Rick Baker, and John Roberts.
Devoted to conservation and ethics in fishing, Goadby was instrumental in the development of the Cairns giant black marlin fishery and in the introduction of tag-and-release fishing in Australia.
Granville has caught 7 black marlin over 1,000 pounds.
Broadbill swordfish and black marlin move through this part of the ocean, along with large schooling species such as trevallies and tunas.
Thornton achieved a 'grand slam' which was a sailfish of 150 lb, a black marlin of 190 lb and a striped marlin of 130 lb.