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 Form 4 Geography online lessons on fishing

Demersal Fishing or ground fishing and types of fish caught using demersal fishing

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Demersal Fishing/ground fishing
- Catching fish that live at the bottom of deep water bodies where the water is cool e.g. cod, haddock, Pollock, hake,flounder and halibut.
-The fish are not found in large shoals and do not have migratory habits.
-They are large in size;1-4 metres.
-The chief methods are trawling and long lining.