Past and present come together in seafaring. People who go to sea today integrate traditional lore with modern technology and information. Fishermen learn much about where to fish and how to get there through experience and watching other fishermen, but sophisticated gear and navigational aids are also important.
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Ocean Planet Exhibition Floorplan
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