Offshore fishery resources of the Bay of Bengal from Sandheads to Gopalpur

Kuthalingam, M D K and Mojumder, P and Chatterjee, A K (1973) Offshore fishery resources of the Bay of Bengal from Sandheads to Gopalpur. In: Proceedings of the symposium on living resources of the seas around India, 1973, Mandapam Camp.

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Abstract

The paper deals with the fishery resources, species composition and seasonal fluctuations of the Bay of Bengal from Satidheads to Gopalpur with special reference to depth and nature of bottom. The fishing grounds covered by Kalyani I to V in the areas between Sandheads and Gopalpur from the very commencement of the exploratory fishing by the Government of West Bengal have been charted and the potentiality of these grounds assessed. The results of night trawling compared with the day catches are presented.

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords:fishery resources; Bay of Bengal; Sandheads to Gopalpur
Subjects:Marine Fisheries > Fisheries Resources
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Fishery Environment
ID Code:2712
Deposited By:Dr. V Mohan
Deposited On:27 Aug 2010 00:19
Last Modified:15 May 2012 14:09

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