Pair trawling strikes good grounds for white pomfret in the Palk Bay, Tamil Nadu

Pillai, N G K and Sathiadhas, R (1982) Pair trawling strikes good grounds for white pomfret in the Palk Bay, Tamil Nadu. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 39 . pp. 1-6.

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Gear technologists of the FAO Project on development of small-scale fisheries under the Bay of Bengal Programme (BOBP), funded by the Sweedish.International Development Authority (SIDA) established In 1980 at Madras have designed and fabricated a two-boat, high opening bottom trawl for pair trawling Operations to be taken up in different sectors of the coastal area of the Bay of Bengal. Of the several zones Where they introduced this method, as part of a phased programme,Pomfrets being in demand as quality table fishes and the landings, as was witnessed during these operations, quite unusual in this region, attention was paid to gather the details and the results of the operations during February to April 1982 are presented

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Pair trawling; white pomfret ; palk bay; bottom trawl
Subjects:Marine Fisheries > Bottom Trawling
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture
ID Code:3045
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Deposited On:22 Sep 2010 11:24
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