James, P S B R and Kurup, K N and Pillai, N G K (1991) A Review of Present Status of Marine Fisheries of Kerala. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 114 . pp. 1-8.
Kerala, located in thesouthern part of the peninsular india has a narrow stretch of land with a surf -beaten coast on th western side.With its 590 km long coast line, it enjoys one of the worlds most productive seas boardening it and produce an average of about 24% of India’s annual marine fish landings.The fishing industry in Kerala in recent time has become a complex phnomenon with many conflicting intrests. Indiscriminate exploitation would be deliteriousfor a healthy stock. Stock conservation measures like restricting quota for different sectors and reduction in the mesh size of nets to avoid over exploitation of juveniles have to be implemented.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Status; marine; fisheries; coast; landing; catch; resources|
|Subjects:||Marine Fisheries > Fisheries Survey|
Marine Fisheries > Marine Fishing
|Divisions:||CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture|
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|Deposited On:||13 Sep 2010 16:02|
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