Status of seer fish fishery in the Indian seas

Muthiah, C and Pillai, N G K (2003) Status of seer fish fishery in the Indian seas. In: Proceedings of the Tuna Meet, 26-27 September 2003, Kochi.



Seesfish landings in India during 1998-02 showed an increasing trend as had been witnessed over the last five decades (1950's-1990's). However, the rate of increase through successive decades continues to show a decreasing trend. The annual production varied from 42,478 t in 2001 to 54,871 t in 1998 with an average of 48,847 t, forming 1.9% of the total marine fish landings of the country. East coast contributed 40% and West coast 60%

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords:seer fish; Indian seas
Subjects:Demersal Fishes > Seerfishes
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Demersal Fisheries
ID Code:6188
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:10 Nov 2010 17:23
Last Modified:10 Nov 2010 17:23

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