bottom fish

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fish that live on the sea bottom (particularly the commercially important gadoid fish like cod and haddock, or flatfish like flounder)


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I have zero desire to bottom fish in India, Brazil, Turkey, South Africa and Indonesia since their macro metrics (current account deficits, inflation, fiscal deficit, banking leverage etc.
Greenlings are bottom fish that live around rock reefs in coastal waters, the paper said.
Some will move the top and bottom fish of column 3 to column 1, but eventually they will move the top and bottom fish of column 4 to column 2.
When surf gets rough after storms, coastal estuaries are a good spot to hook perch and other bottom fish that take refuge from the elements.
Typically rough weather means the pressure on bottom fish is much lighter, and the fish themselves will be flooding into the area away from colder conditions up north.
It is difficult to operate rental housing in this regulated environment, Margulies observed, warning, "Don't bottom fish -- you cherry pick -- otherwise it's too dangerous.
Silt may now cover a lively bottom made-up of marine growth, sea fans, coral outcroppings, sponges, rocks, ledges, and other forms of structure that bottom fish called home.
Since the lingcod is considered one of the more tasty bottom fish, the higher limit is expected to make bottom-fishing a little more attractive.
For catching the wariest bottom fish, a "knocker rig" where the sinker slides all the way to the hook is often your best bet.
If the yelloweye harvest does not show evidence of a significant drop by late summer, the PFMC said it will order a midseason shutdown of all recreational jigging for bottom fish outside the 20 fathom line.
Silverstein said there is a ton of equity capital available from, among others, pension funds and bottom fish funds.
Bottom fish like snapper and grouper are frequently caught right alongside the fast-swimming mackerels and other migratory fish.
We've pretty well gotten used to cold bottom temperatures of the summer upwelling forcing bottom fish up in the water column.
notes that "With crude oil at a 25 year inflation-adjusted low and demand for natural gas not getting its winter spike due to extreme unseasonal weather, this year's conference represents an historical opportunity for contrarian investors to bottom fish for micro-cap oil and gas investment opportunities.