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fishing boat

[′fish·iŋ ‚bōt]
(naval architecture)
A ship having the necessary equipment to catch fish, such as a fathometer and fishing nets, but not the equipment to process fish.
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'Our Association will urge the shipowner of the fishing boat involved to actively coordinate with the Philippine side to expedite the latter's claim for compensation according to the procedures for insurance claims,' it added.
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PInol disclosed that the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) is now drafting a bill legislating a Philippine Fishing Boats Modernization (PFBM) program.
He said the incident occurred after dark and that the fishing boat did not have a sufficiently bright light.
The lifeboat pulled the fishing boat back to Cresswell beach where the Redemmed and her crew were handed over to the care of the Newbiggin Coastguard team.
At present, 48 fishermen and 122 fishing boats, including those detained today, were under Lankan custody, the Chief Minister said, adding, boats and fishing gear which were their only means of livelihood were still "impounded" in Lanka.
The incident took place Monday when a frigate intercepted the fishing boat near the Natuna Islands, which are part of the exclusive sovereign land of Indonesia, as China acknowledged in November.
Primary data collected by personal interviews with traditional fishermen at Republic Of Yemen, Hodeida Province, at fishing seasons in 2012 and 2013, are the main source of study data, in addition to the secondary data .The Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA) approach used for estimating technical and economic efficiency, based on fishing methods ( Hocks and Gill Nets), engine horsepower, and fishing boat sizes.
FIVE fishermen had to be rescued after their fishing boat hit rocks and started sinking off the Pembrokeshire coast in the early hours of yesterday morning.
THE rescue of a brokendown fishing boat attracted the attention of some special onlookers off the coast of Redcar.
SEUL (CyHAN)- A Chinese fishing boat collided with an unidentified cargo ship Thursday night in seas near South Korea 's southern resort island of Jeju, leaving 10 Chinese fishermen missing, the Yonhap news agency reported on Friday.
ON board Coast Guard's Interceptor Boat C- 409 the sailor said, "It takes up to 15 minutes to check one fishing boat physically.