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PERCH, measure. The length of sixteen feet and a half: a pole or rod of that length. Forty perches in length and four in breadth make an acre of land.

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The key pegs are between Fisheries Bend and the Leven Mouth,where the perch tend to shoal up though it's not clear why, and there are other areas that hold the big stripeys.
Have each student (or pair of students) responsible for a particular 5-m stretch of shoreline, and have them use a meter stick to measure the perch height of dragonflies that land in their areas.
ROBUST: Fred Hibberd SKILLED: Joe Hibberd POPULAR MANAGER: The Perch Rock pub
Although one would expect that most of the perch fillets at local markets are caught locally, the supply of and demand for North American and Eurasian perch determines which species is the most economical to serve.
Chris was gob smacked when he saw the size of the perch and we could scarcely believe our eyes when the dial of our scales reached just over 5lb, within touching distance of the national record.
The perch cooperative grew from discussions about economic development options in the traditional Sand Hills ranching areas.
The perch was quickly removed from the barbless hook and placed in the keepnet.
Ask your helper to hold the perch while you fill in the dirt around it.