Dol net fishery off Nawabunder (Gujarat)

Khan, Mohammad Zafar (1986) Dol net fishery off Nawabunder (Gujarat). Fishery Technology, 23. pp. 92-99.


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The 'dol' net is' one of the most important gear used in strong tidal current along the coasts of Maharashtra and Gujarat. The Bombay duck, Harpodon nehereus (Ham) is the main constituent of the catch so much that the 'dol' net fishery has become synonymous with Bombay duck fishery. However, a detailed catch composition revealed that Bombay duck forms 68.6-77% of the total 'dol' net landings along the Saurashtra coast

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Dol Net Fishery; Nawabunder; Gujarat
Subjects: Fishery Technology > Crafts & Gear
Marine Fisheries
Divisions: CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Pelagic Fisheries
Depositing User: Arun Surendran
Date Deposited: 08 Feb 2011 09:31
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:43

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