Lucrative fishery for oil sardine around Mandapam

CMFRI, PFD (1990) Lucrative fishery for oil sardine around Mandapam. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 104. p. 9.


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Unusually heavy catches of oil sardine (Sardinella longiceps) by shore seines have been made in the coastal waters at Pamban, Kundukal point and Rameswaram during the first week of January, 1990. On 2nd January, an estimated catch of about 10 tonnes was caught in a single unit of shore seine (Marukku valai) operated at Kundukal point. The fishes landed by the trawlers were relatively larger, being in the range of 17 - 20 cm.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Oil sardine; Sardinella longiceps; Lucrative fishery
Subjects: Pelagic Fisheries > Oil sardine
Marine Fisheries
Divisions: CMFRI-Mandapam
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Date Deposited: 20 Sep 2010 07:07
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:29

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