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Help Save A Terrapin Life, Install A By-Catch Reduction Device

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Terrapins are often attracted to the bait in recreational crab pots, and become trapped in the pots and drown. By-catch Reduction Devices prevent the terrapins from entering the crab pots while still allowing crabs in. Installing BRDs on recreational crab pots is required in the state of Maryland. Learn how to install the devices here.

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