Harvesting from ponds
If the pond can be drained, harvest the fish
by draining the pond into the catch basin and collecting the fish with a scoop net. If the pond cannot be drained, drain out as much water as possible and use seine nets to catch the fish.
It must be remembered that, in practice, the catching of fish in ponds with seine nets can only ever be partially successful. After two or more pulls the fish become wise to the effort. Certain species such as Tilapia rendalli will invariably