Field Study

Article: 

Lake Opinicon, Canada

Target catch: 

sunfish, bullheads, yellow perch, rock bass, black crappie

Study Type: 

Field study in the wild

Effect on target catch: 

77% of fish escaped through large hole in net

Effect on bycatch species: 

60% of turtles escaped through large hole in net

Reduction technique: 

Bycatch species: 

Fishing Gear: