Menon, N G and Pillai, N G K and Lazarus, S and Nammalwar, P (1996) Finfish resources in the north eastern region in the Indian EEZ. In: Second workshop on scientific results of FORV Sagar Sampada, 15-17 February 1994, Kochi.
Bottom trawling conducted in 53 stations lat. 16°00'N -20°30'N; long. 81°30'E - 87°15'E revealed a production range of 3 - 15000 kg/haul with a mean of 581 kg/haul; the average catch in the region was 567.3 kg/hr. The dominant finfish in the surveyed area were Indian drift fish (36.4%), carangids (22.5%), catfishes (7.1%), bull's eye (6.9%), goat fishes (3.9%), nemipterids (3.3%) etc. The bathymetric zones above 200 m and 51-100 m were found to be highly productive with average catch rate of 1615 and 830 kg/hr respectively. In the surveyed region the highest production rate was at lat. 19°N (1384 kg/hr).
|Item Type:||Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Finfish resources; North eastern region; Indian EEZ|
|Subjects:||Fish and Fisheries > Finfish|
Marine Fisheries > Fisheries Resources
|Divisions:||CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Pelagic Fisheries|
|Deposited By:||Arun Surendran|
|Deposited On:||20 Oct 2010 14:01|
|Last Modified:||20 Oct 2010 14:01|
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