Coastal Aquaculture in India-Review and Future Prospects

Chennubhotla, V S Krishnamurthy and Rao, K S (1998) Coastal Aquaculture in India-Review and Future Prospects. Advances in aquatic biology and fisheries . pp. 111-124.

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Abstract

Aquaculture is being practised by humanity since very early times. It has acquired importance during the last three centuries with progressive increase in the demand for fish and shellfish. Aquaculture both in inland and coastal waters has become a very important food production activity during the last three decades due to the limitations of capture fisheries, especially the latter reaching maximum sustainable limits in the case of a number of resources and the large rise in cost of fishing effort.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Coastal Aquaculture; India; Future Prospects
Subjects:Aquaculture
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Mariculture
ID Code:7847
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:05 Mar 2011 17:55
Last Modified:05 Mar 2011 17:55

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