A fishing method in which lines with baits or lures are dragged by a vessel at a speed of 2-10 knots. Trolling is used Australia-wide to catch fish such as Spanish mackerel, yellowtail kingfish and several tuna species.

Fisheries — dictionary. . 2004.

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