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close this bookProductivity, exploitation and fishing technology of inland open-water fisheries, Bangladesh. Consultancy report. (1995)
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View the documentAppendix 1. Particulars of gill nets operated in inland open-water
View the documentAppendix 2. Particulars of seine nets operated in inland open-water
View the documentAppendix 3. Particulars of drag net and bag net operated in inland open-water
View the documentAppendix 4. Particulars of lift net operated in inland open-water
View the documentAppendix 5. Particulars of clasp net, cast net and push net operated in inland open-water
View the documentAppendix 6. Particulars of hook and line used for fishing
View the documentAppendix 7. Particulars of traps used for fishing
View the documentAppendix 8. Particulars of spear/harpoon used for fishing
View the documentAppendix 9. Particulars of specialized fishing method
View the documentAppendix 10 Training for Fishermen and Boat Builders on Fishing Gears and Crafts
View the documentAppendix 11. Improvement of hilsa (hilsa ilisha) fishing gears and crafts of the Meghna river.

Appendix 6. Particulars of hook and line used for fishing

Hook and Line

No, of hook per line of lift

Baid used/ or not used

Location of operation

Fishing season

Species caught

Remarks

1. Chara/Lar Borshi/Daun

200-500 hook

Bait used

River, beel Kaptai lake

Feb.-Oct.

Mainly snake head live fishes catfishes etc.


2. Jhumka Borshi

3-5 line 3 hook/line

Bait used

Kaptai lake

March-Nov.

Mainly major carps


3. Chip Borshi

3-4 Chip 2 hook/chip

Bait used

River, beel khal, canal

July-May

Mainly major carps in Kaptai lake, only shrimp in Meghna and snake head and live fishes in beels


4. Wheel Borshi

7-8 wheel 2 hook/wheel

Bait used

Kaptai lake

March-Oct.

Major carps, catfish and snake head


5. Jeol Borshi of Kopa Borshi

100-150 hook

Bait used

Beel, river

May-Oct.

Mainly carnivorous fish


6. Hazari Borshi

500-1000 hook

Bait not used,

Kaptai lake

Augu.-April

Mainly tortoise