Primitive Survival Fish Trap: North Survival: Makes a really sturdy fish trap and demonstrates its use- successfully
Survival Fish Trap- Woven: Tom McElroy, Wild Survival: Former Tracker instructor, Tom McElroy, demonstrates woven fish trap with willow shoots. Great trap and really great video from inside the trap as it captures fish!
A Trap that Does the Fishing For You: Survival Lilly; A good demonstration on how to set up a fish snare. If you have sapling by your stream, the fishing pole can be left alive. Interesting alarm system- not required, but has interesting applications.
Survival Fishing: The Very Best Method: Survival Theory: Kind of a funky video, but he demonstrates a fish snare with a different trigger, as well as hand fishing. He also talks about how to select the best methods and factors in choosing fishing location. It also contains a helpful knot demonstration is you’er using commercial fish line.
Build Fish Trap from Stone, Catch Big Fish: Primitive Food Village: The best part of this video is the first half where they demonstrate building a fish weir and show it working. After that, the “acting” is a bit exaggerated, they demonstrate why a fish spear would be good : ). They do demonstrate another method of cooking fish though, if you’re interested.
The Best Survival Fish Trap; Sigma 3 Survival School: Excellent video demonstration the construction of a fish basket trap as well as its placement and use.
Spring Pole Fish Trap; Corporal Corner: This trap is a little more complicated than some I’ve seen, but it’s always good to have options in your toolbox. The video is well-done.
Primitive Survival Fish Basket Trap: J. Herbert Article contains instructions with photographs on how to construct fish basket trap with rootlets.