Pillai, N G K and Abdussamad, E M (2008) Development of Tuna Fisheries in Andaman and Nicobar Islands. Proceedings of Brainstorming Session on Development of Island Fisheries . pp. 23-34.
The Andaman and Nicobar group of Islands consists of 572 islands, islets and rocky out crops and have an aggregate coastline of 1,912 km, which is about a fourth of the coastline of India. The continenta l she lf area is very limited with an estimated area of 16,000 sq. km and the sea is very deep within a few ki lometers from the shore. The Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) around the Islands encompasses around 0.6 sq. km, which is around 30% of the EEZ of India.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Tuna Fisheries; Andaman and Nicobar; Island|
|Subjects:||Pelagic Fisheries > Tuna fisheries|
|Divisions:||CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Pelagic Fisheries|
|Deposited By:||Arun Surendran|
|Deposited On:||23 Feb 2011 10:50|
|Last Modified:||23 Feb 2011 10:50|
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