Hooks and Line Fishery Resources of India

Menon, N G and Bensam, P and Balachandran, K (1993) Hooks and Line Fishery Resources of India. In: National Workshop on Low Energy Fishing, 8-9 August 1991, Cochin.



Of the several types of traditional fishing methods,the hooks and line formed one of the most dominant and economically viable fishing technique to exploit large pelagic, column and demersal preda tor fishes, There are about 57,000 hooks and line units in India, which is the second dominant gear for marine fishing, next to drift/gill net, with the maximum number in Tamil Nadu (39%) followed by Orissa (27%) and Andhra Pradesh (19%) (Anon, 1981)

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords:Hooks and Line; Fishery Resources; India
Subjects:Fishery Technology > Fishing
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Fishery Environment
ID Code:8682
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:19 Aug 2011 14:53
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