Rao, G Syda and Rohit, Prathibha and Maheswarudu, G and Rajkumar, U (2008) Marine Fisheries of Andhra Pradesh-An Appraisal. Marine Fisheries Information Service T&E Ser., 196 . pp. 1-15.
Andhra Pradesh with a long coastline of 974 km and a continental shelf area of 33,227 km2 is spread over nine districts (Fig.1) and supports a rich fishery constituted by several groups of fishes, crustaceans, molluscs and other marine organisms. In the marine fisheries sector, Andhra Pradesh has always been known for its healthy fishing grounds, diverse resources, variety of crafts and gears, high entrepreneurship and adaptability to new technologies in exploiting the available resources and the sector contributes significantly to the employment generation in the state.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Marine Fisheries; Andhra Pradesh|
|Subjects:||Marine Fisheries > Fish landing|
|Divisions:||CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture|
|Deposited By:||Dr. V Mohan|
|Deposited On:||03 Sep 2010 17:27|
|Last Modified:||03 Sep 2010 17:27|
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