(redirected from Sport fishermen)
Also found in: Dictionary, Legal, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Synonyms for fishing


Synonyms for fishing

the act of someone who fishes as a diversion

the occupation of catching fish for a living

References in periodicals archive ?
While some sport fishermen enjoy eating their catch, King mackerel that are over 33 inches long are not recommended for consumption because of their higher mercury levels.
A survey of sport fishermen was conducted during 1998-1999 to gather general information on the type of interactions existing between marine mammals and fishermen activities and how marine mammals affect sport fishery in Santa Monica Bay.
custom-builds fiberglass boats for sport fishermen and recreational boaters.
Luring the wildlife to the artificial reefs also will prove lucrative for the state where sport fishermen and divers spend $5.
Who drowned among The Native Peoples, early French, the sport fishermen, canoeing tourists, heedless, headstrong children?
Beideman points a finger at sport fishermen, but Jim Donofrio of the Recreational Fishing Alliance says that accusation is misplaced.
Alaska commercial fishermen had a boatload of trouble in 1995 - low prices, crashing crab fisheries - and now sport fishermen want more of the allocation.
The Sierra Club has helped form a broad alliance of environmentalists, commercial and sport fishermen, tourism entrepreneurs, Native corporations, and Native subsistence users to ensure that much of this money is spent on preservation.
Like Hemingway and Powell, Gary Hart and President George Bush, professional sport fishermen (and women) and corporate executives often arrive in Bimini on $500,000 fishing boats with state-of-the-art tackle and professional crews to stalk sharks and tackle tunas.
Landings tax on commercial fisheries can be passed-on to seafood consumers, and sport fishermen can be taxed through a fishing license.
This month, the Sport Fishermen of Broward, in conjunction with Broward County (Fla.
Thus, sport fishermen capitalize on the crappie's year-round feeding habitats, with techniques ranging from ice fishing in Minnesota to drifting patterns in Florida.
Our mission now is to communicate to families, spring-breakers and sport fishermen that the beaches in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach have recovered.
A lot has been written and said about the damage sport fishermen and woman are doing to the tigerfish in the river.
It is cherished for its beauty, for recreational offerings like wind surfing, and for the salmon and steelhead caught by sport fishermen, commercial fishermen and Native Americans.