A unique, comprehensive survey of the evolution of fishingmethods throughout the world
Approximately 750 illustrations showing the extensive range ofmethods, techniques and equipment used in fishing across theglobe
Fishing gear classified according to the FAO system
Additional chapters: Fishing Effects on Fish Stocks andEnvironment and Fishery and Gear Research
All researchers, fisheries scientists, fisheries students,administrators and libraries in universities and researchestablishments where fish and fisheries are studied and taught willfind this book a valuable addition to their shelves. Commercial andsports fishermen will also find Fish Catching Methods of the Worlda fascinating and vital reference.