On 'dol' net prawn fishery of Bombay during 1966-76

Rajan, K N and Sukumaran, K K and Pillai, S Krishna (1982) On 'dol' net prawn fishery of Bombay during 1966-76. Indian Journal of Fisheries, 29 (1&2). pp. 29-36.



The best prawn catches of 2330.4 t at Versova were in 70-71 and 1917.5 t at Sassoon Docks were in 1968-69. The peak fishery was generally during October- December and March-May. The fishery was supported mainly by seven species of penaeids and three species of non-penaeids; the latter contributing up to 80% of the catches obtained in Dol nets.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:prawn fishery; Bombay
Subjects:Crustacean Fisheries > Prawn and Prawn fisheries
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Crustacean Fisheries
ID Code:509
Deposited By:Dr. V Mohan
Deposited On:12 May 2010 14:59
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