Is the deep sea prawn fishery of Kerala sustainable?

Nandakumar, G and Rajan, K N and Chellappan, K (2001) Is the deep sea prawn fishery of Kerala sustainable? Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 170. pp. 5-9.


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    The enterprising small and medium shrimp trawler operators of Kerala ventured into deep sea fishing for the first time in November 1999 defying the longheld concept that deep sea prawn resources could be harvested only by means of large trawlers. This endeavour proved successful with the realisation of 25,647 t of deep sea prawns in the first fishing season lasting between November '99 and May 2000.

    Item Type: Article
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Deep sea fishery; prawn
    Subjects: Crustacean Fisheries > Prawn and Prawn fisheries
    Divisions: CMFRI-Kochi > Mariculture
    Subject Area > CMFRI Brochures > CMFRI-Kochi > Mariculture
    CMFRI-Kochi > Mariculture
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    Date Deposited: 17 Sep 2010 10:50
    Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:23

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