Acoustically triggered buoyless lobster trap recovery system

Authors: 

Turner, H., DeCew, J., Goldsmith, D., and S. Brimlow

Year: 

1999

Journal/Publisher Name: 

UNH/U. of Maine Sea Grant College Program

Publisher Address: 

This work is the result of research sponsored in part, by the National Sea Grant College Program, NOAA, Department of Commerce, under grant 3NA76RG0084 through the University of New Hampshire/University of Maine Sea Grant College Program.

Page #s: 

85

Contact information: 

Summary: 

This report describes a buoyless lobster trap that has an acoustic trigger mechanism. An existing lobster trap would contain all the components except for the transmitter, which consisted of a prototype developed using a Hummingbird Fish Finder.

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