Trends in world tuna fishery

Pillai, N G K and Mallia, Jyothi V (2007) Trends in world tuna fishery. Fishing Chimes, 27 (2). pp. 17-22.


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Since the nineteenth century, indeed since a ncient times tuna fishing has been carried out in many places in the world. These fisheries were local and generally near the coasts. As most species of tunas are highly migratory, fishers caught them only at certain points in their life cycle. In other words, the fishing had to be seasonal.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: world tuna fishery; tuna
Subjects: Pelagic Fisheries > Tuna fisheries
Divisions: CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Pelagic Fisheries
Depositing User: Arun Surendran
Date Deposited: 23 Feb 2011 06:25
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:43

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