Outline of fishing

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to fishing:

Fishing activity of catching fish. Fish are normally caught in the wild. Techniques for catching fish include hand gathering, spearing, netting, angling and trapping.

Essence of fishing

Fishing tackle

Fish hooks

Fishing line

Fishing sinker

Fishing rod

Fishing bait

Soft plastic bait

Fishing lures

Fishing lure type of artificial fishing bait which is designed to attract a fish's attention. The lure uses movement, vibration, flash and color to bait fish.

Bite indicators

Bite indicators

Apparel etc

Fishing techniques







Fishing vessels

Traditional fishing boats

The dory

Oyster boats

Recreational fishing boats

History of fishing


Disasters and memorials

Historic fishing culture

Historic fishing villages

Historic fishing communities

Aquatic ecosystems

Aquatic ecosystems - General

Fresh water ecosystems



Marine ecosystem

Marine ecosystem Marine ecosystems are among the largest of Earth's aquatic ecosystems.

Marine life

Marine habitats

Marine habitats The sedimentologist Francis Shepard classified coasts as primary or secondary.


Other environemntal concerns regarding fishing


Main article: Outline of fisheries

Fishery entity engaged in raising or harvesting fish which is determined by some authority to be a fishery.[35] According to the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), a fishery is typically defined in terms of the "people involved, species or type of fish, area of water or seabed, method of fishing, class of boats, purpose of the activities or a combination of the foregoing features". The definition often includes a combination of fish and fishers in a region, the latter fishing for similar species with similar gear types.[36] Fishery

Commercial fishing

Types of commercial fishing

Commercial fishing boats

Fishing by country

Recreational fishing

Angling topics

Angling and game fishing

The catch

Sport fish

Fly fishing

Artificial flies

Fly fishing organizations

Fly fishing literature


Sport fish targets

Fly fishing targets

Sport fishing by location

Fly fishing waters

Fishing tournaments

Fishing organizations

Fishing personalities

Fisheries scientists

Fishing television


Fishing television series


See also


  1. Early humans followed the coast BBC News article.
  2. Professional Fisherman Mark Anderson
  3. Ndegwa, P.M.; Thompson, S.A.; Das, K.C. (1998). "Effects of stocking density and feeding rate on vermicomposting of biosolids" (PDF). Bioresource Technology. 71: 5–12. doi:10.1016/S0960-8524(99)00055-3.
  4. Phillips, John E. MotherEarthNews.com. 1 May 1980. "Fiddling for fish bait". Accessed 7 June 2007.
  5. Shumway SE & Parsons GJ (2006). Scallops: Biology, Ecology and Aquaculture. Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam.
  6. http://wwz.ifremer.fr/index.php?/aquaculture_en/statistiques_mondiales/la_conchyliculture/production_par_famille/pectinides
  7. Brian Morgan. Story of the Virgin Soldier (Trout Tickling): Part of the BBC's WWII People's War Series. 12 May 2005. Article ID A4057706. Accessed on: 16-1-07.
  8. 1 2 3 4 European Union: Identifying Maltese fishing grounds
  9. http://www.whiskerkitty.com/Trotlines.html
  10. The coracle, an ancient little boat
  11. Krnić, Denis (August 22, 2009). "Rota Palagruzona kao zazivanje duhova komiških ribara". Slobodna Dalmacija (in Croatian). Retrieved 2010-02-20.
  12. Rule F.1.2 of International Sailing Federation (ed.), Equipment Rules of sailing (PDF) (edition valid from 2009 to 2012 ed.), retrieved 2009-06-13
  13. (R. Zahn), Real-Encyclopaedia der klassischen Altertumswissenschaft, s.v. "Garum", 1st Series 7 (1912) pp. 841-849.
  14. Babe, Robert E. (2000) "The Communication Thought of Harold Adams Innis." In Canadian Communication Thought: Ten Foundational Writers. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, pp. 51-88.
  15. Geddes MacGregor, Scotland: An Intimate Portrait, 1990, Houghton Mifflin Books, 288 pages ISBN 0-395-56236-8
  16. Chelonia Mydas
  17. Rita Astuti
  18. "World Forum for Acoustic Ecology". Archived from the original on 11 December 2008. Retrieved 2008-12-17.
  19. Hastings JW (1983). "Biological diversity, chemical mechanisms, and the evolutionary origins of bioluminescent systems". J. Mol. Evol. 19 (5): 309–21. doi:10.1007/BF02101634. ISSN 1432-1432. PMID 6358519.
  20. Leigh, E.G., S.J. Wright, E.A. Herre, and F.E. Putz. 1993. The decline of tree diversity on newly isolated tropical islands: A test of a null hypothesis and the implications. Evol. Ecol. 7:76-102.
  21. Dirzo, R. and A. Miranda. 1991. Altered patterns of herbivory and diversity in the forest understory: A case study of the possible defaunation. In P.W. Price, T.M. Liwinsohn, G.W. Fernandes, and W.W. Benson (eds.), Plant-animal Interactions: Evolutionary Ecology in Tropical and Temperate Regions, pp. 273-287. Wiley, NY.
  22. Post, D. M.; Pace, M. L.; Haristis, A. M. (July 25, 2006). "Parasites dominate food web links" (PDF). Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 103 (30): 11211–11216. Bibcode:2006PNAS..10311211L. doi:10.1073/pnas.0604755103.
  23. Keddy, P.A. (2010). Wetland Ecology: Principles and Conservation (2nd edition). Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK.
  24. Google Scholar Search. Accessed March 30, 2009.
  25. Jones, I.S.F. & Young, H.E. (1997). "Engineering a large sustainable world fishery". Environmental Conservation. 24 (2): 99–104. doi:10.1017/S0376892997000167.
  26. Coale KH, Johnson KS, Fitzwater SE, et al. (October 1996). "A massive phytoplankton bloom induced by an ecosystem-scale iron fertilization experiment in the equatorial Pacific Ocean". Nature. 383 (6600): 495–501. Bibcode:1996Natur.383..495C. doi:10.1038/383495a0. PMID 18680864.
  27. 1 2 Mann, K.H., Lazier, J.R.N. (2006) Dynamics of Marine Ecosystems: Biological-Physical Interactions in the Oceans. Oxford: Blackwell Publishing Ltd. ISBN 1-4051-1118-6
  28. Wommack, K. Eric; Russell T. Hill; Terri A. Muller; Rita R. Colwell (April 1996). "Effects of sunlight on bacteriophage viability and structure". Applied and Environmental Microbiology. United States of America: American Society for Microbiology. 62 (4): 1336–1341. PMC 167899Freely accessible. PMID 8919794.
  29. 1 2 3 Jefferson, T. A. , Webber, M. A. & Pitman, R. L. (2008) Marine Mammals of the World A Comprehensive Guide to their Identification London ; Burlington, MA: Academic ISBN 978-0-12-383853-7
  30. Kaschner, K., Tittensor, D. P., Ready, J., Gerrodette, T. & Worm, B. (2011) "Current and Future Patterns of Global Marine Mammal Biodiversity" PLoS ONE 6(5) 19653 doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0019653
  31. Shipper, J. , Chanson, J. S. & Chiozza, F. et al (2008) "The Status of the World’s Land and Marine Mammals: Diversity, Threat, and Knowledge" Science 322: 225-230 doi:10.1126/science.1165115
  32. Weaver et al. (2009). "The future of integrated deep-sea research in Europe: The HERMIONE project". Oceanography 22 (1), March 2009.
  33. Schloesser, Manfred (2009). European deep-sea research: Climate changes and deep-sea ecosystems in the Eastern Mediterranean Sea. Innovations Report (website).
  34. HERMES website, http://www.eu-hermes.net/
  35. Fletcher, WJ; Chessonio, J; Fisher, M; Sainsbury KJ; Hundloe, T; Smith, ADM and Whitworth, B (2002) The "How To" guide for wild capture fisheries. National ESD reporting framework for Australian fisheries: FRDC Project 2000/145. Page 119–120.
  36. Madden, CJ and Grossman, DH (2004) A Framework for a Coastal/Marine Ecological Classification Standard. NatureServe, page 86. Prepared for NOAA under Contract EA-133C-03-SE-0275
  37. Hollywood looks to take refuge in southern Chile
  38. panfish, n. Oxford English Dictionary Third edition, March 2005; online version September 2011. Accessed 29 October 2011. An entry for this word was first included in New English Dictionary, 1904.
  39. Alan Davidson, Mediterranean Seafood, Penguin, 1972. ISBN 0-14-046174-4, pp. 86-108.
  40. "General Tournament Information" Jacksonville Kingfish Tournament
  41. Anderson, Benedict R. O'G., and Ruth Thomas McVey. A Preliminary Analysis of the October 1, 1965 Coup in Indonesia. Jakarta: Equinox Publishing, 2009. p. 196
  42. http://dare.uva.nl/document/100523
  43. http://www.wfn.tv/wfntv/programs/show.php?showid=54
  44. http://nbcsports.msnbc.com/id/45699918/ns/sports-outdoors/
  45. "George Francis Grant (1906-2008): fly tyer, environmentalist, founder". Retrieved 2010-03-30.
  46. Schullery, Paul, ed. (2007). "Introduction". Halford and the Dry Fly. Mechanicsburg, PA: Stackpole Books. pp. ix–xv. ISBN 0-8117-0272-3.
  47. Hills, John Waller (1921). A History of Fly Fishing For Trout. London: Phillp Allan & Co. p. 129.
  48. National Geographic: Fish Warrior
  49. 1 2 South Coast Today: National Geographic reels in big catfish of lore
  50. Redmire Pool: History
  51. "Discovery Channel Lobster wars episode guide". Retrieved 2007-08-28.
This article is issued from Wikipedia - version of the 11/2/2016. The text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share Alike but additional terms may apply for the media files.