Venkatesan, V (2010) Emergence of shore fish traps ‘pattivalai’ - their design and economics of operation along Mandapam coast. Marine Fisheries Information Service; Technical and Extension Series, 206 . pp. 11-14.
Shore fish traps, locally known as ‘‘pattivalai’’ are being operated along the Palk Bay and the Gulf of Mannar coast from Thangachimadam to Pudumadam for a stretch of 35 km. In 1990, there were only a few numbers, which has since increased to more than 30 at present (Fig. 1). This new fishing operation was introduced by Srilankan refugees staying in Mandapam camp.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||shore fish traps; pattivalai; design; economics; Mandapam coast|
|Subjects:||Fishery Technology > Crafts & Gear|
|Divisions:||CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Pelagic Fisheries|
|Deposited By:||Arun Surendran|
|Deposited On:||11 May 2011 14:23|
|Last Modified:||11 May 2011 14:23|
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