Management and conservation of marine fisheries resources

Mammen, T A (1991) Management and conservation of marine fisheries resources. CMFRI Bulletin National Symposium on Research and Development in Marine Fisheries Sessions V, VI, VII 1987, 44 (3). pp. 604-612.

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The present understanding of the term fishery management includes, besides conservation (avoiding over-flshing), other aspects like avoiding under-flshing of stocks, meting out social equity and affording consumer protection, mathematical models developed, based on experience In temperate waters, are of doubtful applicability in the tropical waters. Moreover, in a populous country like India, employment, economic and social aspects are the dominant considerations. In India, while fish production has increased, the unit production of both mechanised and nonmechanised sectors has dropped to about 40%, but the higher price of fish, both In the export and domestic market, is sustaining the fishing industry

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Management and conservation; marine fisheries resources
Subjects:Marine Fisheries
Fish and Fisheries > Fisheries management
Divisions:Contributors
ID Code:3116
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:04 Oct 2010 12:41
Last Modified:04 Oct 2010 12:41

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