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History of fishing – fishing nets, shellfish, boats

By |2018-11-27T08:18:00+00:00June 12th, 2017|Africa, Economy, Food|

When did people start fishing? History of fishing: Stone carving of a fish (San Francisco, ca. 7000 BC) People probably began fishing in Africa, very early on in human history. Neanderthals were fishing by about 200,000 BC. Modern humans were gathering shellfish at Blombos Cave in South Africa by about 100,000 BC. Early [...]