Originally Posted by psneeld
I hope you are talking about one fishery in a very limited area...because that statement doesn't fit 99% of the fishermen I know from New England to Florida, the Gulf Coast and where I served in Alaska...nor a huge amount of fishermen from other countries.
Thanks for clarifying Manyboats..
I reposted my original post because while salmon trolling might be popular along the PNW...I consider that pretty much a limited fishery in a limited area. Which is all I wanted to point out about "fishing boat designs in general".
Where I was in Alaska...it was pretty much netters.