TRC 101 Traps & pots



The course covers the main types of traps and pots in use in commercial fishing and the environmental effects of trap fishing.


Students are shown traps in the tank and introduced to the main types of trap and pots used in North Atlantic waters.

Study material:

Material supplied by the instructor on paper and in electronic format, practical sessions using the flume tank.

Teaching staff reserve the right to adjust the length of session in particular modules or to leave out sections, according to the requirements of individual groups of students.

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