Prawn seed collection in Srikakulam district in Andhra Pradesh

Rao, V Achuta (1994) Prawn seed collection in Srikakulam district in Andhra Pradesh. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 135. p. 11.


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The fishermen at most of the landing centres in Zone An.-l, the northern part of Srikakulam District upto Geddalapadu (south) use plastic mosquito nets, hand nets and nylon 'Jolly vala' or Toka vala' to catch prawn seeds. The seed are collected from the surf region at a depth of 0.5 to 1.5 m. The major centres in Srikakulam district where more prawn seed is av£iilable are Bhavanapadu, Althada, Nuwalla Revu, Manchineelapetta, Kothuru, GoUagandi, Peddakarrivanipalem, Idduvanipalem, Kotha- kalingapatnam, Donkuru and GeddEdapadu

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Landing centres; Plastic mosquito nets; Hand nets; Jolly vala; Toka vala
Subjects: Crustacean Fisheries > Prawn and Prawn fisheries
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Date Deposited: 27 Sep 2010 10:14
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:23

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