Our pelagic fishery resources Present and potential harvest

Antony Raja, B T (1974) Our pelagic fishery resources Present and potential harvest. Seafood Export Journal, 6 (1). pp. 79-85.



The two primary divisions of the oceans are (1) the benthic and (2) the pelagic, the former referring to the ocean floor which supports the demersal resources and the latter, the entire column of water , accomodating the pelagic resources. The pelagic region is a part of the marine biocycle and geographically, it is divisible into Atlantic and Indo-Pacific. Ecologically, the pelagic realm can b e bifurcated as neritic (inshore) and oceanic (opens e a) provinces d epending on the depth to which light penetrates and to the extent and depth of the continental slope

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:pelagic fishery resources; potential harvest; pelagic fishery
Subjects:Pelagic Fisheries
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Pelagic Fisheries
ID Code:7443
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:23 Feb 2011 11:44
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