Conservation of sea cucumbers

James, D B (1996) Conservation of sea cucumbers. In: Marine Biodiversity: Conservation and management. Menon, N G and Pillai, C S G,(eds.) CMFRI, Cochin, pp. 80-88.



Oxxr the years there is a fall in the landings oftJte sea cucumbers all over the Gulf of hAannar and Palk Bay along zvith fall in the size of the specimens collected. The catch per unit of effort has also significantly fallen in the recent years. All these factors point to over exploitation of the sea cucumbers and need for tlteir conservation.

Item Type:Book Section
Uncontrolled Keywords:echinoderms; sea cucumbers; marine biodiversity; conservation and management
Subjects:Echinoderms > Seacucumber
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Biodiversity
CMFRI-Cochin > Fishery Environment
ID Code:4100
Deposited By:Dr. V Mohan
Deposited On:04 Sep 2010 14:51
Last Modified:04 Sep 2010 14:51

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