Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
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Book Description Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Rome. 1988 1st edition. Landscape 8vo paperback (244 x 169mm). Ppviii,72. B/w photographs, b/w illustrations by Ala Pichovich. A used but good second-hand paperback. Volume 14 in the FAO Training series. "This booklet explains how small-scale fishermen can improve their catches by using light to attract fish. It describes the equipment necessary, the common fishing lamps and how to use them, the kinds of fish that will be attracted to the light and their reactions to it." Intended for the small-scale commercial fisherman, the FAO produced another book, titled FAO Fishing Manual: Fishing with Light, for the use of those working from larger vessels. Contents include:- What is light attraction?; Why attract fish?; When does light attraction work?; What fish are caught with light attraction?; Equipment necessary for light attraction; Is light attraction good for you?; Is light attraction good for the fish?; How light affects fish behaviour; Light in water; Small lamps or big lamps?; Light bends in water; The common fishing lamps; Putting your lamps to work. Bookseller Inventory # 40384