Fisheries are complex, but knowing some of the basics can help you start your investigation
of fisheries. Included in this section is information about where we harvest fish, what
type of fishermen exist in the world, explanations of the variety of fishing boats used, images
and descriptions of the most commons types of fishing gear used, and descriptions
of how and when fish move from fishermen to our plates. Additionally, we focus in detail
on the life history, fishery history, current fishery structure, and challenges in the current
fishery of the seven California fisheries highlighted in the Voices of the Bay Fisheries
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