Brook Trout Gill Net (6 Panels)

Market: Experimental & Scientific Research
Product type: Gillnet
Applications: River Sampling, Lac Sampling, Fish Inventory
Lead time: Made upon order
The main purpose of the Brook Trout Gill Net is to sample a watercourse with a net made up of 6 panels with different
sizes in order to make a complete inventory of the Brook Trout in an environment according to standards established by the MFFP
  • Experimental Gillnets are used to survey fish populations (age or size classes, maturity stages) in fresh or salt water. 
  • They are made of
    sections of different sizes. 
  • Any combination is possible, but standards (length, depth,
    , filament type, color) exist for various applications and jurisdictions. 
  • These 6 ft. deep nets have a floating headline (top) and a lead line (bottom)
  • Sections are arranged in order from largest to smallest
Standard Dimensions
  • Depth: 6ft - Panels: 6
  • Length of each panel: 25pi 
  • Total Lenght: 150pi 
  • Multifilamment Net stained green
  • Mesh
    size for each panel:
Panel 1: 1in
stretched mesh
(1/2in x 1/2in)
Panel 2: 1-1/4in
stretched mesh
(5/8in x 5/8in)
Panel 3: 1-1/2in
stretched mesh
(3/4in x 3/4in)
Panel 4: 2in
stretched mesh
(1in x 1in)
Panel 5: 2-1/2in
stretched mesh
(1-1/4in x 1-1/4in)
Panel 6: 3in stretched (1-1/2in x 1-1/2in)
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Lifespan: Average Lifespan: 5 to 10 years
Complexity: Installation Complexity: Quick and easy installation for one (1) person
Local Product: Product made by hand in Quebec
Warranty: Lifetime warranty covering manufacturing defaults
Transportable Net: Light and Compact
Maintenance: Dry after each use
Manufacture details: Net is made by hand with a single weaving of the
to fix the net and the rope
The finished product has extra ropes (free or looped) at every extremity in order to faciliate installation
It is possible to add a floating rope on the top of the net to inrease floatability
It is possible to add a
lead core
line on the bottom of the net to weigh it down
The net is dyed green create a camouflage effect in water to help in the capture of fish
Material: Multifilament Netting
Length: 900 in
Height: 72 in


  • Wildlife Management Business
  • Provincial Government
  • Federal Governement
  • Wildlife Manager
  • Biologist
  • Researcher
  • Professor
  • Student
  • Environmental Analyst

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