Anadromous: Species of organisms such as fish that migrate from sea to fresh water to spawn.
Benthic: (In oceanography) Benthic refers to the bottom (or sea floor) environment and the organisms associated with it.
Halieathika: A Greek poem written in the 2nd century by Xenophon that talks about fishing.
Seining: A fishing net hanging vertically in the water that has floats on the top and weights on the bottom edge.
Snood: A short line used for fishing.
The Wealth of Nations: An 18th century book advocating a free market economy written by the Scottish economist Adam Smith.
Weirs: A structure placed in a river or coastal environment that is designed to catch fish.