What is the difference between a fishing boat and a trawler?
Trawl means Fishing Net, now these nets are used to pulled along the bottom of the sea or in mid water at a specified depth. Trawler are generally bigger then fishing boat and due to their pulling its very difficult to Manouvre as required therefore they are given special characterstics in ror.
What defines a trawler?
Definitions of trawler. a fishing boat that uses a trawl net or dragnet to catch fish. synonyms: dragger. type of: fishing boat, fishing smack, fishing vessel.
What’s kind of fish catch by trawler?
Bottom trawlers are used to catch shrimp and prawns as well as a variety of fish that live on the bottom (like skate, flounder, sole, cod). Mid-water trawlers are used to catch “pelagic” fish – species that live up in the water – that are usually of relatively low value but live in large schools.