fish shelter
an artificial structure made from twigs, brush, branches, concrete blocks, etc. as a refuge or hiding place for fish at which they are also easily caught

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • fish apartment house — a Japanese fish shelter comprising a concrete block about a metre cube with a 30 cm window on each side wall. About a 100 of these are deposited in a suitable area where they attract fish that can be caught by angling, longlines and bottom gill… …   Dictionary of ichthyology

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  • fish-leaves — the floating leaves of the common pondweed (Potamogeton natans), or the plant itself, said to shelter fish …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • shelter — an artificial structure made from twigs, brush, branches, concrete blocks, etc. as a refuge or hiding place for fish at which they are also easily caught. See fish apartment house …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • cardinal fish — ▪ fish       any fish of the family Apogonidae (order Perciformes), a group including about 200 species of small, typically nocturnal fishes found in tropical and subtropical waters. The majority of cardinal fishes are marine and live among reefs …   Universalium

  • Pelagic fish — A school of large pelagic predator fish (giant trevally) sizing up a school of small pelagic prey fish (anchovies) Pelagic fish live near the surface or in the water column of coastal, ocean and lake waters, but not on the bottom of the sea or… …   Wikipedia

  • Coastal fish — Schooling threadfin, a coastal species Coastal fish, also called offshore fish or neritic fish, are fish that inhabit the sea between the shoreline and the edge of the continental shelf. Since the continental shelf is usually less than 200 metres …   Wikipedia

  • Typhoon shelter — A typhoon shelter ( zh. 避風塘) is a shelter for fishing boats during typhoons. These facilities are often found in Hong Kong.tructureIn its usual form, a typhoon shelter is usually in the form of a bay or a cove, with a narrow opening for access,… …   Wikipedia

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