trammel net

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Noun1.trammel net - a fishing net with three layerstrammel net - a fishing net with three layers; the outer two are coarse mesh and the loose inner layer is fine mesh
fishing net, fishnet - a net that will enclose fish when it is pulled in
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The net confiscated by FWC officers at the boat ramp was a monofilament trammel net, with three panels, measuring 750 yards.
Ten juvenile shortnose sturgeon and six juvenile Atlantic sturgeon were captured in 209 gill net and 186 trammel net collections during May 2005 through December 2006.
Fundraising by the Dee Fishery Association (DFA) has already raised enough from fishing clubs and river bank owners to buy out six draft nets and one trammel net. But under the conditions of a net limitation order by the Welsh Assembly, the buy-out must be completed within three years.
A 30-metre-long trammel net capable of catching salmon was recovered from the scene.