Pillai, P P (1996) Artificial reef research in Minicoy, Lakshadweep. CMFRI Bulletin-Artificial reefs and Seafarming technologies, 48. pp. 11-12.
Artificial reefs are man-made underwater structures that provide habitat for many types of fishes. Fishes are attracted towards artificial reefs because the reefs shelter the fish from predators and make good feeding sites. The creation of man-made structures to enhance marine resources is the basis of a specialised branch of marine technology known as artificial reef development.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Artificial reef; Minicoy; Lakshadweep|
|Subjects:||Marine Environment > Artificial Reefs|
|Divisions:||CMFRI-Cochin > Fishery Environment|
|Depositing User:||Dr. V Mohan|
|Date Deposited:||31 Aug 2010 06:50|
|Last Modified:||09 Sep 2015 15:19|
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