cod-trap
cod trap

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • cod trap — a pound net designed to capture cod. Consists of a net floor and walls in a box like shape with a small opening on one wall called the doors. Leader nets running from the shore or a shoal directe …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • cod trap operator — 1) the captain of a cod trap crew 2) operator of a boat which uses cod traps …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • cod trap berth — a place on the fishing ground where a cod trap is placed, the position assigned by lot …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • cod trap twine — hemp, cotton or nylon thread used in knitting or making a cod trap …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • cod trap crew — a group of 3 6 men working under a skipper on the share system to operate cod traps …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • cod trap linnet — twine knitted or made into meshes to form a trap …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • cod trap season — the summer months when cod appear in schools in inshore waters of Newfoundland …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • Japanese cod trap — a modified type of box shaped trap, knitted with artificial fibres (Newfoundland). It has a door which keeps the fish from swimming over the top of the walls and the entrance …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • trap fish — cod caught in a cod trap, usually of a small size (Newfoundland) …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • trap fisherman — a fisherman operating a trap, e.g. a cod trap in Newfoundland …   Dictionary of ichthyology

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