On the traditional small-scale fisheries at Pudumanikuppam, Madras during 1979-'89

Mohammed, M Sulthan and Pillai, P K Mahadevan and Thirumilu, P (1992) On the traditional small-scale fisheries at Pudumanikuppam, Madras during 1979-'89. Marine fisheries information service, 116 . pp. 7-10.

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Abstract

Pudumanikuppam near Madras is the only major fish landing place of the district where both mechanised and indigenous fishing units land their catches. 18%of total fish landing has been accounted by the traditional fisheries sector. With maximum catch per unit of effort, Matha valai and Eda valai are in operation for a longer period and is the most suitable gear for the pelagic shoaling fishes especially scads and oil sardine.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:gill nets; Hooks and line; landings
Subjects:Fishery Technology > Crafts & Gear
Divisions:CMFRI-Madras (Chennai)
ID Code:4024
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Deposited On:13 Sep 2010 12:16
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