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Get Activity pages for this lesson.This section has two pages. Click on the pdf icon at left if you do not have an  activity sheet for this section.

A - Recreational Catch

checkmarkClick here to go to the RECREATIONAL FISHERIES site.

  • Read the information and answer the following question:
  1. Why should the government be concerned with the number of fish people catch?

B - Atlantic Cod Commercial Gear Type and Catch

checkmarkClick here to go to the GEAR TYPE site.

  • Scroll down to the "Species" box on the left side of the page.  (NOT the "Species Locator" box in the middle of the page!)
  • Type "COD,ATLANTIC" in the Species box.
  • Scroll down to the "Year Range" boxes.
  • Click on the "From" box and select 1990.
  • Gear Type should read "all gear individually".
  • Scroll down and click the "Submit Query" button.
  1. What are the major types of equipment used to catch fish?
  2. What are the three best types of equipment used to catch Atlantic Cod?

 

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