sunk gillnet

sunk gillnet
set gillnet (a gill net fixed to the bottom or a distance above it by anchors or ballast. Also called anchor net, straight net, sunk gillnet, sunken gill net, sunk net)

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • set gillnet — a gill net fixed to the bottom or a distance above it by anchors or ballast. Also called anchor net, straight net or sunk gillnet …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • anchor net — set gillnet (a gill net fixed to the bottom or a distance above it by anchors or ballast. Also called straight net, sunk gillnet, sunken gill net, sunk net) …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • straight net — set gillnet (a gill net fixed to the bottom or a distance above it by anchors or ballast. Also called anchor net, sunk gillnet, sunken gill net, sunk net) …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • environment — environmental, adj. environmentally, adv. /en vuy reuhn meuhnt, vuy euhrn /, n. 1. the aggregate of surrounding things, conditions, or influences; surroundings; milieu. 2. Ecol. the air, water, minerals, organisms, and all other external factors… …   Universalium

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