Trends of large pelagic fishery in Goa

Rajesh, K M and Rohit, Prathibha and Abdussamad, E M (2020) Trends of large pelagic fishery in Goa. Marine Fisheries Information Service Technical & Extension Series No. 244, 2020, 244. pp. 16-19. ISSN ISSN 0254-380X

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    The large pelagic fish catch in Goa over the decade varied from 3,095 t in 2011 to 13,247 t in 2013. Their percentage contribution to the total large pelagic fish landings of the country ranged from 1.4 in 2016 & 2018 to 7.0 in 2013. Purse seine is the major gear targeting large pelagic fishes such as tunas, seerfishes, barracudas and queenfishes. Fishery trends, crafts and gears involved in exploitation, seasonal pattern of landings, species composition, onboard handling and preservation of large pelagic fishes landed in Goa are described.

    Item Type: Article
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Large pelagic fishes; Goa; Seerfish; Tunas; Barracudas; Queenfishes
    Subjects: Marine Fisheries
    Pelagic Fisheries
    Divisions: CMFRI-Mangalore
    Depositing User: Mr. Prashanth P K
    Date Deposited: 22 Oct 2020 05:51
    Last Modified: 15 Mar 2023 06:43

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