Is magnet fishing legal in the US?
Magnet Fishing Laws In The USA
For our friends in the USA, there are currently no laws and restrictions that we know of that bans magnet fishing.
Is magnet fishing considered metal detecting?
What Is Magnet Fishing? Similar to metal detecting where objects are found on land using a metal detector, magnet fishing is about finding metal objects in bodies of water using strong magnets.
What do you need for magnet fishing?
All someone needs to get started is a magnet, rope, gloves and a scraper, most of which you can get from any hardware store. The type of magnets most common for dredging and fishing are neodymium magnets, or permanent magnets.