Official Concept and Definition

Fishing gear


Any apparatus, gadget, implement and other paraphernalia used in catching and gathering of fish, crustaceans, mollusks, and other aquatic products.
Examples are gill net/entangling net/drift net, beach seine, hook and line, fish pot, fish trap/fish corral, filter net, fyke net, hoop net, push net, cast net, drive-in net, cover pot, squid jig, crab pot, lambaklad net, purse seine, ring net, bag net, trawl net, round hawl seine, modified danish seine, fish shelter/fish aggregating device (FAD)/payaw, fishing light, scoop net, crab hook, luring device, sonar, fish finder, and harpoon.

PSS Agency PSA

2012 CAF Enumerator's Manual

Indicators / Statistics Being Generated Not applicable
PSA Board Resolution Not applicable
Statistical Domain Economic Statistics
Statistical Activity Agriculture, forestry, fisheries

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