catch-and-release
angling where the fish are released to preserve stocks. Also called non-retention, closed to retention and daily limit zero

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Catch and release — is a practice within recreational fishing intended as a of conservation. After capture, the fish are unhooked and returned to the water before experiencing serious exhaustion or injury. Using barbless hooks, it is often possible to release the… …   Wikipedia

  • Catch and Release — Unter Fangen und Freilassen (eng. Catch and Release, nachfolgend auch C   R genannt) versteht man in der Anglersprache das schonende Zurücksetzen gefangener Fische. Der Ursprung des C   R liegt in der Karpfenfischerei, dort ist es seit längerem… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Catch and release — No kill Le « no kill » est une pratique développée par les pêcheurs sportifs américains au cours du XXe siècle. Cette pratique, appelée « catch and release », consiste à relâcher volontairement et systématiquement les… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • catch and release — noun A variety of angling where the fish are released after capture, as a conservation measure …   Wiktionary

  • Catch and release (disambiguation) — Catch and release is a form of recreational fishing.Catch and release may also refer to:* Catch and Release (film) *Catch and release (Congress) *Catch and release (patent) …   Wikipedia

  • Catch and release (patent) — Catch and release in patent law refers to the practice of a patent holding company buying a patent, offering a license to its members and then selling or donating the patent after a certain period of time.… …   Wikipedia

  • Catch and Release (film) — Infobox Film name = Catch and Release (film) caption = Promotional movie poster for the film director = Susannah Grant producer = Casey Grant Josh Siegel Matthew Tolmach Jenno Topping writer = Susannah Grant starring = Jennifer Garner Timothy… …   Wikipedia

  • Tag and release — is a form of catch and release fishing in which the angler attaches a tag to the fish, records data such as date, time, place, and type of fish on a standardized post card, and submits this card to a fisheries agency or conservation organization …   Wikipedia

  • Lease and release — Release Re*lease , n. 1. The act of letting loose or freeing, or the state of being let loose or freed; liberation or discharge from restraint of any kind, as from confinement or bondage. Who boast st release from hell. Milton. [1913 Webster] 2.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Catch — or caught may refer to:In sports: * Catch (baseball), a maneuver in baseball * Caught (cricket), a method of getting out in cricket * Catch or Reception (American football)In music: * Catch (music), a form of round * Catch (band), an English band …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”