Trawl fisheries; south Kanara coast

Ramamurthy, S (1972) Trawl fisheries; south Kanara coast. Indian Journal of Fisheries, 19 (1&2). pp. 54-59.



The trawl catci and the catch rate showed great fluctuations during Jhe different years at Mangalore. Best catches were generally during February-May. Prawns constituted the single largest group, followed by flat fishes, silver-bellies, and sciaenids. High catch rates for prawns and fish were observed in the southern and northern parts of this coast respectively. The catch rate for all fish showed a decline during 1969-70 throughout the entire coast, that at Malpe, being exceptionally low, despite a four-fold increase in fishing effori there.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Trawl fisheries of the south Kanara coast During 1967-70
Subjects:Demersal Fishes
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Demersal Fisheries
ID Code:1314
Deposited By:Dr. V Mohan
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