Emergence of thermocole fishing crafts and their economy along Tuticorin coast in Gulf of Mannar

Balasubramanian, T S and Abdussamad, E M and Joshi, K K (2007) Emergence of thermocole fishing crafts and their economy along Tuticorin coast in Gulf of Mannar. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 191 . pp. 19-21.

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Abstract

In the recent past thermocole waste materials and sheets were used in fabricating tiny fishing boats and floats of various size and shapes along the Tuticorin coast. Based on the structure they are recognized as floats (poya)During the recent past few fisher folk of Vembar made floating objects by stacking together thermocole packing materials/wastes and used as a fishing platform in the near shore waters

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Fsher folk; Float; Thermocol waste; fishing crafts
Subjects:Fishery Technology > Crafts & Gear
Divisions:CMFRI-Tuticorin
CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Pelagic Fisheries
ID Code:3481
Deposited By:INVALID USER
Deposited On:24 Sep 2010 16:33
Last Modified:24 Sep 2010 16:33

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