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The receiver can hear a tag up to a half-kilometer away. When a tagged fish swims in proximity to a receiver, the unique code, date and time are recorded on the receiver. Scientists download data from the receivers every few months and discover which tagged fish have been in the area.

The receiver can hear a tag up to a half-kilometer away. When a tagged fish swims in proximity to a receiver, the unique code, date and time are recorded on the receiver. Scientists download data from the receivers every few months and discover which tagged fish have been in the area.

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