Fishing ‘nomads’: caging carp on China’s Thousand Island Lake

Fishing with giant nets is the main method of fishing in China’s reservoirs

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11:21 April 11, 2018
Chinese fishermen sitting in a boat awaiting to draw a net at the Qiandaohu lake in Zhejiang province. On a clear sunny morning in eastern China, the surface of Qiandao Lake boils with tens of thousands of thrashing carp as they are swept into the nets of fisherman like Ye Zhiqing.
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