Meaning of BY-CATCH EXCLUDER DEVICE in English

BY-CATCH EXCLUDER DEVICE

A device inserted in a fishing gear (usually trawl, close to the cod-end, to allow escapement, alive, of unwanted species (including medusae) or individuals (juveniles) or endangered species (e.g. seals, turtles, dolphins).

Fishery English glossary.      Английский глоссарий рыболовства .