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Local reporting with much better pictures, diagrams and even a locally-produced podcast.

https://www.hakaimagazine.com/features/the-ingenious-ancient...




Thanks. Wow, what a beautifully done online-magazine. (A ~ 20 person operation)

RSS Feeds: [https://www.hakaimagazine.com/rss-feeds/]

Lots of YT videos too. [https://www.youtube.com/c/HakaiMagazine/videos]


This should be the link at the top. The BBC article doesn't even have a picture of the remnants of the stakes!


And for a really deep dive the 2015 paper: https://www.academia.edu/23327812/The_Comox_Harbour_Fish_Tra...


Great article. It strikes me that this system of fishing is far more efficient and environmentally sustainable than the ocean-going ships we use these days. After all, here the fish just come to you!


Fish traps have been in use all around the world for millennia.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fish_trap


Fish traps are common. Sea gardens, less so.




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