Mariculture potentials

Lal Mohan, R S and James, D B and Kalimuthu, S (1989) Mariculture potentials. CMFRI Bulletin Marine living resources of the union territory of Lakshadweep An Indicative Survey With Suggestions For Development, 43. pp. 243-247.


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The protected bays and lagoons of the island provide suitable sites for mariculture. Further there are many potential candidates for mariculture - food fishes, bait fishes, ornamental fishes, holothurians, turtles and sea weeds. Apart from the indigenous varieties of culturable species, fry of fast growing fishes and prawns can be transported from the mainland and cultured. But so far no serious attempts have been made to utilise the Mariculture potentials of islands.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Mariculture
Subjects: Marine Fisheries
Divisions: CMFRI-Cochin > Biodiversity
Depositing User: Dr. V Mohan
Date Deposited: 24 Aug 2010 10:43
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:18

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