Pelagic fisheries of the Indian Ocean

Silas, E G (1969) Pelagic fisheries of the Indian Ocean. Indian Farming, 19 (9). pp. 63-66.



The marine fisheries of the world can be broadly grouped under two major categories, namely demersal fisheries and pelagic fisheries. Demersal fisheries are confined to the continental shelf and conti. nental slope and are chiefly exploited by using various types of trawls which are towed from fishing vessels to drag along the bottom.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Pelagic fisheries; Indian Ocean
Subjects:Pelagic Fisheries
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Pelagic Fisheries
ID Code:7008
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:17 Jan 2011 14:58
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