Validation of Potential Fishing Zone advisories in Minicoy region of Lakshadweep with special reference to skipjack tuna

Pillai , V N and Santosh, K M (2002) Validation of Potential Fishing Zone advisories in Minicoy region of Lakshadweep with special reference to skipjack tuna. In: Management of Scombroid Fisheries. Pillai, N G K and Menon, N G and Pillai, P P and Ganga, U,(eds.) CMFRI; Kochi, Kochi, pp. 96-100.

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Abstract

Itensive validation programme of Potential Fishing Zone (PFZ) advisories carried ut by the Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute around Minicoy island reealed positive relationship between PFZ and occurrence/abundance of skipjack ma (Katsuwonus pelamis). The usefulness of PFZ advisories for the tuna pole and ne fishing fleet around Minicoy island especially for reducing the searching time 3r tuna shoals and thereby effecting an overall reduction in the cost of fishing oprations is highlighted.

Item Type:Book Section
Uncontrolled Keywords:Potential Fishing Zone advisories; Minicoy; Lakshadweep; skipjack tuna
Subjects:Pelagic Fisheries > Skipjack
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Pelagic Fisheries
ID Code:4122
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:09 Sep 2010 04:21
Last Modified:19 Oct 2011 10:06

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