I slummed it at Rotary Club mixers, pounding out Louis Prima and Little Richard tunes so that we could upgrade our boat and Quinn and I could set lobster traps
and I could be a real Outer Cape character, the kind of guy who turned up at the diner at five in the morning, smelling of cut herring, and boasting about the catch he's going to pull up later in the day when the day trippers and land lubbers were just getting up.
Other, less frequently expressed concerns included the increased crowding on wharves and on the water as a result of the growing aquaculture presence in the area; garbage created by salmon farms; the potential for escaped salmon to contaminate wild fish populations; and illegal setting of lobster traps
by farm site workers (Table 5).
Briefly, the cages were modified vinyl-coated wire, commercial lobster traps
(91 x 50 x 45 cm, with 2.
In the Orange County area, lobster traps
are typically deployed from small boats around shallow reefs and hard structure with holes and crevices where lobsters conceal themselves during the day (Mitchell et al.
Models integrate a wide range of factors, from growth and reproduction rates of lobsters, to business costs and profits, to fishing methods, including numbers of lobster boats, lobster traps
, and days at sea.
The lobster trap
vessels land substantially more lobsters than the lobster diving vessels.
The most obvious pattern in the data was the distribution of lobster traps
Using standard graphics software, we superimposed a square on each image to represent a square of polyethylene mesh, similar to that used in a South African rock lobster trap
A LOBSTER trap
on the floor of the Atlantic may not sound like the most exciting place for a webcam, but it's brilliant when a lobster wanders in.
cyclic declines in productivity, high levels of harvest by the commercial lobster trap
fishery, or beth.