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Von Brandt's Fish Catching Methods of the World
Fourth Edition
by O. Gabriel

Von Brandt's Fish Catching Methods of the World was created to present the technical developments since the third edition, and to highlight the problems of fish stocks and the connected marine environment, and to illustrate some possible solutions to these problems .

Features:

  • A unique, comprehensive survey of the evolution of fishing methods throughout the world
  • Approximately 750 illustrations showing the extensive range of methods, techniques and equipment used in fishing across the globe
  • Fishing gear classified according to the FAO system

Contents

  1. Catching Methods in Fisheries: An Introduction
  2. Fishing by Gathering
  3. Male and Female Divers
  4. Animals as a Help in Fisheries
  5. Fish Harvesting after Stupefying
  6. Spearing, Harpooning and Shooting Fish
  7. Fishing with Clamps, Tongs, Rakes and Wrenching Gear
  8. Line Fishing: Basic Implements
  9. Line Fishing: Gear and Methods
  10. Fishing for Sport and Recreation
  11. Attracting, Concentrating and Frightening Fish
  12. Pole-hooks and Rippers
  13. Net Material and the Art of Net-Making
  14. Natural and Artificial Shelters
  15. Permanent and Temporary Barriers
  16. Trapping
  17. Fishing in the Air
  18. Mechanical Fishing Gear: Traps, Lines and Snares
  19. Gillnetting
  20. Entangling Nets
  21. The Drive-In Fishery
  22. Cover Ports and Cast Nets
  23. Liftnets and Fish Wheels
  24. From the Scoop Basket to the Stow Net
  25. Dredges and Beamtrawls
  26. Fishing with Bottom Trawls
  27. Trawl Fisheries in Three Dimensions: Fishing with Mid-Water Trawls
  28. Seining in Fresh and Sea Water
  29. Fish Shoals and Surrounding Nets
  30. Fishing Systems and Harvesting Machines
  31. Fishery and Gear Research
  32. Fishing Effects on Fish Stocks, Other Marine Animals and the Environment

Index

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Von Brandt's Fish Catching Methods of the World
Fourth Edition
by O. Gabriel

2005 523 pages $221.95 + shipping
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