Tag Archive: in lakes and reservoirs

Dec 11 2011

Use of electrofishing in fish sampling and harvesting

Electrofishing is a fishing technique that is primarily used in freshwater to collect broodstock from lakes and reservoirs where other sampling or harvesting techniques cannot be used. The photos show electrofishing boats which represent a common means of this practice. Electrofishing is designed to operate on fish nervous system and hence leads to temporarily stunning …

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