Dictionary of Ichthyology
dip-net = 1) a bag-shaped net held open by a square or rounded frame on the end of a long pole. Used to scoop fish from the water, either on small scale in streams or ponds or commercially from large catches. Also called scoop or scoop net.
|Nicholas Coad in Ottawa River at Champlain Bridge, October 1992. Photograph by Brian W. Coad.....more|