Bumper catch of mackerel at Panjim, Goa

Shetty, C Prakash (1990) Bumper catch of mackerel at Panjim, Goa. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 104 . pp. 9-10.

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Mackeral fishery at Panjim during this season was exceptionally good ranging from 14 to 19 cm size. On an average each purse-seine landed a catch of about 3 tonnes of mackerel practically flooding the jetty. The prices crashed to Rs. 10/- per basket weighing 40 kg. Sixty seven purse-seiners , each one with 2 to 4 tonnes of mackerel landed on a single day and on next day 39 purse-seiners landed the catch at a rate of 1.5 to 5 tonnes by each boat.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Mackeral fishery; Mackeral; Goa; Panjim
Subjects:Pelagic Fisheries > Mackerel fishery
Marine Fisheries
Divisions:CMFRI-Karwar
ID Code:4768
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Deposited On:20 Sep 2010 12:31
Last Modified:20 Aug 2011 16:48

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