Electrofishing Hand Signals

Smith-Root Staff August 20, 2013

Loud noises and long site distances created the necessity for hand signal communications in the construction industry, particularly for crane and heavy machinery operators. In the electrofishing world a similar situation can arise, especially when using boat or backpack electrofishers operated with gas generators. We dug up a nostalgic chart of electrofishing hand signals that may provide you and your electrofishing team the needed communication to increase safety while conducting research.