RE: NANFA-- good quality dip nets

Bob Culler (
Sun, 29 Apr 2001 22:57:32 -0400

At 02:12 PM 4/29/01 -0500, you wrote:
>Wildco makes several dip nets including the Bottom Aquatic Kick Net
>(rectangular, with detachable handle extension) and the Indestrictible Dip
>Net (delta-style). They cost approximately $140 each and $115 each
>respectively. They are available from forestry and environmental suppliers.

Carolina Biological ( has a good selection, too. Their
catalog no. WW-65-1344 is a pretty good one for fish catching and it's only
$24.95. We have several at work that have stood up fairly well to lots of
use and abuse from staff and students.

Ranger Bob
Kingsport, TN
"The power of humans to degrade the natural world is awesome; the
capability to reconstitute it later is mythical."

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