Fishing is the activity of catching fish. Fishing is an ancient practice that dates back at least to the Paleolithic period which began about 40,000 years ago.
Fishing in Amasra had become famous during Pontus people. Fish salting process has started with them. So that a barrel of saltwater fish was selling 300 drachma in Roma. The boats are most beautiful necklace of fishing town. The boats in great port have been create postcard landscape for Amasra. As of today, there are 150 fishermen such as amateur and professional in Amasra. All of them are registered to Cooperative of Aquaculture for Amasra.