Official Concept and Definition

Fishing gear

Definition

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.

Formula
PSS Agency PSA
Source/s

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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