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A plankton net is a device for concentrating small marine
organisms for closer examination. The small organisms collected
in a plankton tow will be plants and animals that go unnoticed
by most people. A microscope is needed to identify many of these
organisms, but you see can see some of the larger zooplankton
with your naked eye, and even better with a magnifying glass.

A net with very fine mesh is used in the plankton net because
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