The Material Culture of the Cook Islands (Aitutaki)
The waters of the Aitutaki lagoon are noted for the variety and quantity of fish to be obtained. The fish are caught by a number of methods which are still in active use. The material used is as follows:—
1. Objects made of cocoanut leaves. 2. Nets of twisted cord. 3. Spears. 4. Fish weirs. 5. Hook and line. 6. Traps.