Integrated coastal management for sustainable development

Diwan, A D and Sathiadhas, R and Shenoy, Latha (2000) Integrated coastal management for sustainable development. In: National Conference on Economics, Extension and Management, 5-6 January 2000, Mumbai.



This paper examines how the coastal areas are highly productive rich in biodiversity and support intense economic and social activities. Indian subcontinent has a vast coastline extending 8129 km with enormous potential for development. These coastal areas are often the sites of wealthiest settlements and the most dynamic growth centres and as a consequence rapid development has taken place utilising the vast resources sustaining the life of coastal villages and the 'fishermen, besides economic gains for the country as a whole

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords:Integrated coastal management; sustainable development
Subjects:Socio Economic and Extension > Fisheries Economics
Oceanography > Coastal Zone Management
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Fishery Extension
ID Code:8622
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:15 Jun 2011 14:16
Last Modified:15 Jun 2011 14:16

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