Collecting There are lots of ways to collect fish.
Dipnetting is very simple and can sometimes even be done from the
shoer without getting wet. A seine isprobably the most often used
tool. And there are a variety of tehcniques that can be applied
depending on the water depth and flow. Electroshocking usually
requires special permits, and obviously requires more specific
equipment, but can be very effective in certain situations.
Shown here are some NANFAs demonstrating a few of the basic methods.
Dipnetting is often imployed in shallow swampy areas
Seines can also be effective in some swamps
Sometimes seining becomes a team sport, as this group is showing.
In fast water, holding a brail can be a full time job!
In some habitats, you have to be able to reach under the bank