Markov chain application to the dynamics of the pelagic fishery along the Kerala coast, India

Srinath, M (1996) Markov chain application to the dynamics of the pelagic fishery along the Kerala coast, India. Indian Journal of Fisheries, 43 (2). pp. 115-120.

[img]
Preview
PDF
Article_04.pdf

Download (41kB)
Related URLs:

    Abstract

    The changing pattern of the composition of the pelagic fish assemblage in Kerala in the context of the introduction of the ring-seine gear has been modelled with the help of Markov chain model. The transition probabilities of the species dominance with respect to four dominant groups, namely, oilsardine, muckerel, whitebait and carangids before and after the introduction of the ring-seine have been estimated. The long term transition probabilities have also been computed with a view to predicting the status of the dominance of the major pelagic groups.

    Item Type: Article
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Markov chain application; Fish dynamics; pelagic fishery; Kerala
    Subjects: Marine Fisheries > Population Dynamics
    Divisions: CMFRI-Kochi > Marine Capture > Pelagic Fisheries
    Subject Area > CMFRI Brochures > CMFRI-Kochi > Marine Capture > Pelagic Fisheries
    CMFRI-Kochi > Marine Capture > Pelagic Fisheries
    Depositing User: Dr. V Mohan
    Date Deposited: 22 Mar 2010 10:37
    Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:06
    URI: http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/id/eprint/234

    Actions (login required)

    View Item View Item