A review of the living resources of the central Indian ocean

Jones, S and Banerji, S K (1973) A review of the living resources of the central Indian ocean. In: Proceedings of the symposium on living resources of the seas around India, 1973, Mandapam Camp.



In this paper the potential resources of the Central Indian Ocean bordering India, Pakistan, Ceylon Burma, west coast of Thailand and extending upto 45° S latitude and covering an area of about 25 million square kilometres have been reviewed and the potential yield of the area has been assessed separately for the demersal and pelagic fisheries. The estimated production in 1966 from the area was about 1.5 million tonnes. A minimum potential yield of about 4-0 million tonnes has been assessed for the area.

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords:review; living resources; central Indian ocean
Subjects:Marine Fisheries > Fisheries Resources
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture
ID Code:2687
Deposited By:Geetha P Mrs
Deposited On:21 Aug 2010 16:58
Last Modified:24 Aug 2010 20:21

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