fishing vessel
a boat, ship or other craft that is equipped and used for fishing or in support of such activity with a capacity of 5 net tons or more

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • Fishing vessel — A fishing vessel is a ship or boat used to catch fish in the sea, or on a lake or river. There are many different kinds of vessels used in both commercial fishing and in recreational fishing.The earliest fishing vessels were presumably craft such …   Wikipedia

  • fishing vessel — žvejybos laivas statusas Aprobuotas sritis vandens transportas apibrėžtis Verslinei žvejybai skirtas, pritaikytas arba naudojamas laivas. atitikmenys: angl. fishing vessel šaltinis Lietuvos Respublikos saugios laivybos įstatymo pakeitimo įstatymo …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • fishing vessel — noun a vessel for fishing; often has a well to keep the catch alive • Syn: ↑fishing boat, ↑fishing smack • Hypernyms: ↑vessel, ↑watercraft • Hyponyms: ↑trawler, ↑dragger …   Useful english dictionary

  • fishing vessel of Republic of Lithuania — Lietuvos Respublikos žvejybos laivas statusas Aprobuotas sritis žuvininkystė ir žvejyba apibrėžtis Europos Sąjungos žvejybos laivyno registre registruotas žvejybos laivas, plaukiojantis su Lietuvos Respublikos vėliava ir turintis jam išduotą… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Pelican (Fishing Vessel) — The SS Pelican was a party boat, or head boat, operating out of Montauk, New York, which capsized on September 1, 1951, killing 45 passengers, including the captain Eddie Carroll. Background The Pelican was originally constructed as a passenger… …   Wikipedia

  • commercial fishing vessel — Under Title 11 U.S.C. Section 101: (7B) The term commercial fishing vessel means a vessel used by a family fisherman to carry out a commercial fishing operation. United Glossary of Bankruptcy Terms 2012 …   Glossary of Bankruptcy

  • European Union fishing vessel — Europos Sąjungos žvejybos laivas statusas Aprobuotas sritis žuvininkystė ir žvejyba apibrėžtis Žvejybos laivas, plaukiojantis su Europos Sąjungos valstybės narės vėliava ir registruotas Europos Sąjungos žvejybos laivyno registre. atitikmenys:… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • pump fishing vessel — a vessel with a pump that is lowered under the surface of the water. Small fish, attracted by light from a lamp situated above the suction side of the pump, are sucked and pumped with water on board where a fish separator is installed …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • Vessel monitoring system — Vessel monitoring systems (VMS) are used in commercial fishing to allow environmental and fisheries regulatory organizations to monitor, minimally, the position, time at a position, and course and speed of fishing vessels. They are a key part of… …   Wikipedia

  • Fishing in Ghana — increased considerably in the late 1960s, from 105,100 tons of marine fish caught in 1967 to 230,100 tons in 1971. In 1982 the yield was 234,100 tons, composed of 199,100 tons of marine varieties and 35,000 tons of freshwater fish from lake Volta …   Wikipedia

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