An appraisal of marine capture fisheries management in India

Pillai, N G K and Ganga, U (2004) An appraisal of marine capture fisheries management in India. In: Proceedings of Ocean Life Food and Medicine Expo, 27-29 February 2004, Chennai.



Through technological advancements and increased adoptionofinnovative fishing methods, Indian marine fisheries has moved from a subsistence oriented traditional one to an industrial sector with annual fish production presently stabili zing at around 2.7 million t. The ever-increasing demand for seafood from export and domestic markets has resulted in intense competition for a maximum share ef the resource by the fishers and resulted in inter-sectoral conflicts spurred by diminished catch rales. This has led to a situation where, some kind of management of fisheries has become inevitable.

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords:marine capture fisheries; fisheries management; India
Subjects:Marine Fisheries > Fisheries Management
Aquaculture > Fisheries Management

Marine Fisheries
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture
ID Code:7742
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:23 Feb 2011 15:28
Last Modified:23 Feb 2011 15:28

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