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Bottom trawling - Wikipedia

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Bottom trawling is trawling along the sea floor. It is also referred to as "dragging". The scientific community divides bottom trawling into benthic trawling and ...

Destructive Fishing » Marine Conservation Institute

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We work to protect the ocean ecosystems from the impacts of bottom trawling. Overfishing – catching more fish than the ocean can produce – has been an ...

Impacts of Bottom Trawling - Oceana

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Impacts of Bottom Trawling. Bottom trawl nets are used to catch shrimp and fish living on the seafloor from shallow coastal waters to extreme depths of 6,000 feet  ...

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May 30, 2013 ... A bottom trawl is a type of fishing net that's pulled along the seafloor. Fishermen commonly use bottom trawls to catch shrimp and ...

Bottom trawling | Oceana USA

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Bottom trawling destroys far more ocean habitat than any other fishing practice on the West Coast. In this fishing method, large weighted nets are dragged ...

Bottom Trawling Impacts On Ocean, Clearly Visible From Space ...

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Feb 20, 2008 ... Bottom trawling, an industrial fishing method that drags large, heavy nets across the seafloor stirs up huge, billowing plumes of sediment on ...

Destructive Fishing Practices and Bycatch - Ocean Threats | Slow ...

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Destructive fishing practices devastate the marine environment and include bottom trawling, bycatch, the use of poison and explosives and ghost fishing.

FAO Fisheries & Aquaculture - Fishing Gear Types - Bottom trawls

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OverviewA bottom trawl is constructed like a cone-shaped net that is towed (by one or two boats) on the bottom. It consists of a body ending in a codend, which ...

7 ways fishing trawlers are bad news for the seabed | Greenpeace ...

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Jul 8, 2016 ... Bottom trawler in Svalbard. Trawling at its most basic it's a boat pulling a net through the water. Sometimes that net is midway between surface ...

The Deep Sea Conservation Coalition - The Problem - Impacts on ...

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The Problem. Impacts on the Ecosystem. Bottom Trawling; Deep Seabed Mining. "Clearly we are in the midst of one of the great extinction spasms of geological ...