History of fishing
Fishing is the activity of catching fish. It is an ancient practice dating back at least 40,000 years. Since the 16th century fishing vessels have been able to cross oceans in pursuit of fish and sinc...
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30 YEARS AGO, A DIVER DISCOVERED SOMETHING THAT CHANGED THE COURSE OF HUMAN HISTORY
Though it’s only about the size of New Jersey, Israel is rich with history and religious significance. It’s so historically significant, in fact, that several of its wonders are still being discovered...
The Mystery of Atlit Yam, the 9,000-Year-Old Well-preserved Underground City
Not far off the coast of the village of Atlit in the Mediterranean Sea, near Haifa, lies the submerged ruins of the ancient Neolithic site of Atlit Yam. The prehistoric settlement, which dates back t...
Fly fishing
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Gillnetting
Gillnetting is a common fishing method used by commercial and artisanal fishermen of all the oceans and in some freshwater and estuary areas. “Gill nets are vertical panels of netting normally set in...
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Trawling
Trawling is a method of fishing that involves pulling a fishing net through the water behind one or more boats. The net that is used for trawling is called a trawl.The boats that are used for trawling...
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Trepanging
Trepanging is the Anglicisation of the act of collection or harvesting of sea cucumbers, known in Indonesian, as "trepang".The collector or fisher of trepang is coined a trepanger.Trepanging is compar...
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Fly fishing
Fly fishing is an angling method in which an artificial "fly" is used to catch fish. The fly is cast using a fly rod, reel, and specialized weighted line. Casting a nearly weightless fly or "lure" req...
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Crappie
The crappies (/ˈkræpiː/ or /ˈkrɒpiː/) are a genus, Pomoxis, of North American freshwater fish in the sunfish family Centrarchidae. Both species in this genus are popular game fish.
The genus name ...
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30 YEARS AGO, A DIVER DISCOVERED SOMETHING THAT CHANGED THE COURSE OF HUMAN HISTORY
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French Shore
The French Shore also called the Treaty Shore, resulted from the 1713 ratification of the Treaty of Utrecht. The provisions of the treaty allowed the French to fish in season along the north coast of ...
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Midden
A midden (also kitchen midden or shell heap; from early Scandinavian; Norwegian: mødding, Danish: mødding, Swedish regional: mödding) is an old dump for domestic waste which may consist of animal bo...
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Bering Sea Arbitration
The Bering Sea Arbitration arose out of a fishery dispute between Great Britain and the United States in the 1880s which was closed by this arbitration in 1893. The United States Revenue Cutter Servic...
Yoal
The Yoal, often referred to as the Ness Yoal, is a clinker built craft used traditionally in the Shetland Islands. It is designed primarily for rowing, but which also handles well under her traditiona...
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Halifax Fisheries Commission
The Halifax Fisheries Commission was a joint international tribunal created by the Governments of the United Kingdom and the United States in 1877 under Articles 22 and 23 of the Treaty of Washington ...
Coho salmon
The coho salmon (Oncorhynchus kisutch) (from the Russian кижуч kizhuch), is a species of anadromous fish in the salmon family. Coho salmon are also known as silver salmon or "silvers".
During thei...
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Colorado River cutthroat trout
The Colorado River cutthroat trout (Oncorhynchus clarki pleuriticus) is a subspecies of cutthroat trout native only to the Green and Colorado River basins, which are west of the Continental Divide. Cu...
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Westslope cutthroat trout
The westslope cutthroat trout (Oncorhynchus clarki lewisi), also known as the black-spotted trout, common cutthroat trout and red-throated trout is a subspecies of the cutthroat trout (Oncorhynchus cl...
Westslope cutthroat trout - Wikipedia
Bluefish
The bluefish (Pomatomus saltatrix) is the only extant species of the family Pomatomidae. It is a marine pelagic fish found around the world in temperate and subtropical waters, except for the northern...
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Partridge and Orange
The Partridge and Orange is an artificial fly commonly categorized as a wet fly or soft hackle and is fished under the water surface. The fly is a well known fly with its roots set firmly in English a...
Pheasant Tail Nymph
The Pheasant Tail is a popular nymph imitation used when fly fishing. It is used to mimic a large variety of aquatic insect larvae that many fish including trout feed upon. It is also widely referred ...
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Satohama shell mound
The Satohama shell mound (里浜貝塚) is a late Jōmon shell mound in Higashimatsushima, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan. There were 293 items of bone, 91 of shell, 168 of stone, and 38 of earthenware found dur...
Arctic grayling
Arctic grayling (Thymallus arcticus) is a species of freshwater fish in the salmon family (family Salmonidae) of order Salmoniformes. It comprises five subspecies native to the Nearctic and Palearcti...
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Atlantic salmon
The Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) is a salmon in the family Salmonidae. It is found in the northern Atlantic Ocean, in rivers that flow into the north Atlantic and, due to human introduction, in the n...
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Walraversijde
Walraversijde is an abandoned medieval fishing village on the Belgian coast, near Ostend. It was rediscovered in 1992 in a dune area, near a medieval dyke. Archeological research showed that it had be...
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Traditional fishing tackle
This article is about traditional fishing instruments used by the people of Central India. Many of these are mainly made up of bamboo at Mendha and from synthetic material at Khursa. Following types o...
Amadou
Amadou is a spongy, flammable substance prepared from bracket fungi. The species generally used is Fomes fomentarius (formerly Ungulina fomentaria or Polyporus fomentarius) which in English is also ca...
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Common carp
The common carp (Cyprinus carpio) is a widespread freshwater fish of eutrophic waters in lakes and large rivers in Europe and Asia. The wild populations are considered vulnerable to extinction, but th...
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D. F. Cartwright
D.F. Cartwright, also known as Tony Cartwright (28 December 1916 – 28 December 2009), was one of the people who revived Lowestoft's North Sea commercial fishing industry after the Second World W...