Mud banks and coastal erosion in relation to fisheries

Rao, D S and Mathew, K J and Gopinathan, C P and Regunathan, A and Murty, A V S (1980) Mud banks and coastal erosion in relation to fisheries. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 19 . pp. 1-10.

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The mud banks and coastal erosion are two contrasting phenomena that occur along the west coast of India during the south west monsoon season. Though independent of each other, both have a profound impact on the socio-economic conditions of the coastal population. Thus, two extreme conditions of nature are in operation along this coast line during the monsoon season. Both the phenomena are quite unpredictable as to where they would appear and at what time. The causative factors are also different

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Mud Banks; Coastal Erosion; West Coast; Chakara
Subjects:Aquaculture > Engineering
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Fishery Environment
ID Code:3268
Deposited On:20 Sep 2010 17:28
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