Definition of gillnetter
: a boat equipped for or engaged in fishing with gill nets; also : a person who fishes with a gill net
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As his father's generation of fishermen head into retirement, Lohse and his fellow gillnetters look toward the future of the resource that raised them.
Think trawlers, gillnetters, purse seiners, longliners and pots.
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