The wind drifts off the West Coast of India and their influence on the Oil Sardine fishery

Murty, A V S (1974) The wind drifts off the West Coast of India and their influence on the Oil Sardine fishery. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India, 16 (2). pp. 520-522.

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    Abstract

    The wind drifts off the West Coast of India during the winter season have been examined in terms of barometric pressure differences along the coastline. Changes in the oil sardine landings seem to be related to the long-term changes of the wind drifts. The data prior to the rapid growth of the fishing industry indicate that the north-east monsoon season which helps in the development or strengthening of the northerly drifts in the waters off the coast appears to be favourable for the fishery.

    Item Type: Article
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Oil Sardine; North-East monsoon
    Subjects: Pelagic Fisheries > Oil sardine
    Oceanography
    Divisions: CMFRI-Kochi > Fishery Environment
    Subject Area > CMFRI Brochures > CMFRI-Kochi > Fishery Environment
    CMFRI-Kochi > Fishery Environment
    Depositing User: Geetha P Mrs
    Date Deposited: 31 Jul 2010 05:18
    Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:12
    URI: http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/id/eprint/1434

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