The purse seine fishery of Mangalore (Karnataka)

Dhulkhed, M H and Muthiah, C and Rao, G Syda and Radhakrishnan, N S (1982) The purse seine fishery of Mangalore (Karnataka). Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 37 . pp. 1-7.



Karnataka state, va/ith about 300 km of coastal line extending from majali in the north to talapady In the south contributes about 8.3% to the total marine fishery catch of the country. The Average annual catch of this state for the five-year period 1970- 74 amounted to 96,217 tonnes which Increased to 0.12 million t during the period of next five years (1975-79). The increase during the Latter years was mainly attributed to the augmented fleet strength of trawlers and to the introduction Of purse seiners from 1975 onwards.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Seine fishery; Karnataka; Mangalore; Trawlers; Seiners
Subjects:Marine Fisheries > Fisheries Resources
Fishery Technology > Fishing
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture
ID Code:3020
Deposited On:22 Sep 2010 14:30
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