Gill Nets, Drift Nets and Tangle Nets: This type of nets hang in the sea like a wall and catch fish that swim into them. It is one of the methods used to catch Atlantic mackerel, anchovy, and sardine which are among the species listed on the KidSafe “Best Choices” seafood list. Ponds enclose fish in a coastal or inland body of fresh or salt water. The fishing methods used to catch our fish include Bandit Gear red snapper, demersal long lines halibut and grouper, trout lines and trolling wild salmon. There are many pot and trap designs, depending on the species being targeted. They are not usually as long as long lines’ and have fewer hooks. Overfishing occurs because fish are captured at a faster rate than they can reproduce.
Trawling Involves One Or Two Fishing Vessels Towing A Large Net.
They are constructed of either a metal or wood frame with wire mesh or fabric netting, and have entrances that allow fish and/or crabs, lobsters, and other species in but hinder or prevent their escape. High etch electronic gear such as this helps commercial fishers operate more efficiently. Hatchery fish are bred and reared in nurseries, either for use in aquaculture or to be released and caught in wild-capture fisheries. They are not usually as long as long lines and have fewer hooks. Bottom fishing – is fishing the bottom of a body of water. Limitations: Initial large expenditure for construction and permitting. Although a degree of selectivity is provided by the size of the mesh used, which depends on the fish species being targeted, this fishing technique is associated with high levels of by catch.